Insure.com recently released data showing the highest rates for car insurance in the country. California is seventh on the list, with the average annual auto insurance premium cost at $1,819. Compare that to Louisiana -- $2,699 -- and it seems okay. Compare it to Maine, however, where the average premiums are $934, and you may ask: Are Californians paying too much in auto insurance?
Want to know if there are any safety recalls on your vehicle? Thinking about buying a new car? The NHTSA has released an application that will make it possible for consumers to look up car safety information on their iPhones.
A student from the University of Southern California was killed late last week after falling from a balcony on the sixth floor of a Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, hotel. This tragedy is not the first accident to take the life of a student on spring break, whether in U.S. or abroad.
On December 21, 2013, a jury awarded a man $7.67 million in a premises liability suit against the City of San Diego.
Supermodel Miranda Kerr has been spotted wearing a neck brace after she was injured in a Los Angeles car accident. We can only hope this starts a fashion trend: If you are injured in a car accident, sport your neck brace! Healing is beautiful.
On Saturday, the driver of a car doing warm-up laps at Marysville Raceway Park lost control of the car, causing it to hit a slope, launch into the air and crash into pit row, where it hit and killed two bystanders. One of those bystanders was the 17-year-old driver's cousin.
When people are injured in a car accident or other serious accident, they often worry about their current medical bills and other financial challenges. They may decide to bring a personal injury lawsuit just so they can get their finances back on track. Yet, what they don't realize is that they can also recover compensation for future medical expenses, such as rehabilitation costs.
The weather forecast was ominous, calling for 25-knot winds and advising small boats to be careful .Yet, the overnight, 139 nautical mile sailboat race went on. The stormy seas caused at least two ships to drop out of the race when their equipment failed. Another sailboat was not so lucky: A sailboat accident claimed one life and injured five others.
Tour bus companies running between Mexico and California must follow U.S. regulations like every other bus company on U.S. roads. They are subject to annual bus inspections as well as random roadside inspections.
This morning, a semi truck ran into another big rig on the 60 Freeway in Pomona, California. The California Highway Patrol believes that the at-fault driver may have fallen asleep at the wheel.
According to a report by the National Safety Council, crash-related deaths went up 5 percent between 2011 and 2012, the first time the number of traffic fatalities has increased since 2005. In California, the numbers are even drear: traffic deaths increased by 7 percent.