Los Angeles readers might have heard about the ongoing story of brain injuries and professional football players. Over the last two years or so, there has been a lot of concern that football players are suffering from brain injuries at a much higher rate than the general population and so are falling victim to dementia and other mental problems later (but not much later) in life.
A California woman was recently burned terribly after an accident in her home.
Each year, thousands of people are injured on California's roadways. Car crashes injure and kill far too many people, and what is really tragic is that many of them are not accidents; they are the result of someone's carelessness or irresponsibility.
A concert at the California venue the Hollywood Palladium was a night one attendee will never forget. The plaintiff of a recent lawsuit, who chooses to remain anonymous, suffered from several personal injuries, including a spinal cord injury as a result of an altercation that occurred at the concert.
Fires are dangerous and can cause an immense amount of damage to its victims and their property. Burn injuries are very painful and cause both physical and emotional pain for the victims. Recently a house fire caused life-threatening burn injuries to a man. Although this incident did not happen in California, house fires have the potential to occur in any area.
The actor may play the role of CSI Captain on the popular television crime series, but he needed the assistance of accident investigators to help determine the cause the car accident that left the actor with serious injuries. The injuries forced him to cancel several appearances, including a charity event in Palm Desert.
It cannot be said enough: Distracted driving is deadly. It seems as though many teenage drivers are not taking the warnings seriously enough. A fatal accident in Concord this past Sunday was being investigated as a distracted driving incident after a father and his daughter were killed while riding their bicycles.
Most police officers, including California police officers, use stun guns. An electronic stun gun was used in an interaction between a police officer and a teenager and unfortunately resulted in the death of the teenager. The teenager's death was caused by the police officer's use of a stun gun. The manufacturer of the stun gun was later sued in connection with the stun gun used in the wrongful death incident.
Los Angeles, California, has many areas of entertainment, including night club entertainment. Night clubs are designed to bring a large group of people into the building for entertainment purposes. Although night clubs are primarily designed for entertainment, unfortunate events can happen when crowds gather; this is why it is important for club owners to take necessary steps to protect their patrons. This was the scenario when a night club patron died and a wrongful death suit was filed.