Category Archives: Car Accident

Being an eyewitness might seem like a hassle, but what it does for the people involved in a car accident can sometimes be invaluable. As an experienced Sacramento car accident lawyer, we understand the concerns about being a witness, and the value. We have put together information on what to do if you witness a […]

In any circumstances, vehicle accidents are distressing. Even a seemingly minor accident can leave costly medical bills and dramatic life changes in its wake. If you were hurt in a vehicle accident, you might be asking yourself what to do next, how you can keep your case moving forward, or even if there is a […]

According to the data compiled by the Office of Traffic Safety (CA OTS), just in Sacramento County alone, there were over 9700 injury/fatality accidents recorded in 20145. Nearly one third of those accidents were speed related, and roughly 1100 of them involved alcohol. These statistic are scary, and hit very close to home. Even a […]

Windshield wipers may seem insignificant but they are essential to keep you safe, especially during the sudden rainstorms that seem to pass through Northern California. When they don’t work properly, they need to be fixed or replaced otherwise they may create a hazard and cause a serious accident. If you were involved in an accident […]

Drowsy driving plays a role in nearly eight times as many accidents as federal estimates suggest, according to a study released recently. Everyone knows the dangers of driving while under the influence of alcohol, but many people aren’t aware of risks of drowsy driving. Considering that nearly 328,000 car accidents can be linked to drowsy […]

The consequences of distracted driving are no joke, and this behavior results in thousands of fatal accidents every year in the United States. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), “Distracted driving is dangerous, claiming 3,477 lives in 2015 alone.” At the Law Offices of Zappettini & Bradley, we think “dangerous” is an […]

Typically, most of encounter two main types of drivers in the world – the drivers that become irate when they are stuck behind someone travelling slowly in the left lane, and those who have no clue that it is even a problem, or that they are far more likely to cause a car accident. The […]

If you have been hit by a teen driver, or if your teenager was injured or killed due to their friend’s negligence, we can help. Teenage drivers, specifically 16-19 year olds, have a significantly higher risk of being involved in a car accident than any other age groups. In fact, a teen driver is nearly […]

The failure of a driver to come to a full and complete stop in a common cause Sacramento-area vehicle accidents. Our experienced team of Sacramento car accident attorneys have helped many of our clients recover damages from accidents that resulted from another driver failing to stop at an intersection. Give us a call us today at […]