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$36M verdict for young pedestrian shows need for back-to-school safety

This month we've been covering pedestrian safety in light of a statewide campaign to reduce pedestrian deaths. California Pedestrian Safety Month coincides with back-to-school season, which makes it a perfect time to brush up on safe walking habits for kids.

How the state of California deals with nursing home neglect

We send our elderly loved ones to nursing homes expecting that they will be taken good care of. While this most often is the case, several current studies have shown that this may be wishful thinking. Recently, there have been several cases in California and across the United States that indicate a high level of nursing home neglect.

Metrolink Train Accident: An Update

Update: Last week we blogged about the Oxnard Metrolink train accident that happened in late February. The accident resulted in three passengers and the train's engineer being classified as in critical condition after the accident. Earlier this week, the train's engineer unfortunately succumbed to his injuries and passed away.

More Than Two Dozen People Injured In Metrolink Train Accident

On Wednesday, February 28, 2015, a Metrolink passenger train was derailed when it collided with a truck and trailer that had been driven onto the tracks. The driver of the truck escaped from his vehicle, but the engineer of the train and the train's passengers were not so lucky.

Faulty Brakes Lawsuit Against Nissan Nearing An End

The class action suit against Nissan related to faulty brakes in its Armada, Titan and Infiniti QX56 models appears to be nearing its conclusion. The lawsuit alleged that a defective electrical component in these vehicles could affect the brakes, causing the brakes to fail unexpectedly and put drivers and passengers in significant danger.

Catholic Dioceses Stagger Under Weight of Sex Abuse Settlements

$1.2 billion: That's the number reported by the Catholic News Agency (CNA) last year regarding a rash of sex abuse lawsuits against the Catholic Church in California. After the state legislature made a change to the statute of limitations in the 2000s, victims of sex abuse brought roughly 1,000 lawsuits that resulted in around $1.2 billion in damages.

Saddle Ranch Chop House Sued by Injured Customer

The Saddle Ranch Chop House in Universal City was recently sued by a customer who claims to have been injured when the chair he was sitting on collapsed.

Saddle Ranch is a popular chain restaurant located on CityWalk at Universal Studios Hollywood.

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