Auto Accident Attorney Los Angeles: Securing Compensation for the Corner Collision
At Fassonaki Law Firm, P.C., a Los Angeles auto accident law firm, we recently represented a client who was struck by an uninsured motorist. Our client was severely injured after the uninsured motorist collided with the left front corner of his vehicle--causing massive property damage.
At Fassonaki Law Firm P.C. our firm investigated the details of the accident and collected all the relevant evidence. In this case, The uninsured motorist's conduct breached his duty of care under California law.
Under California law, drivers have a duty of care to operate their vehicles in a reasonably safe manner while considering the safety of others on the road. The uninsured motorist who struck our client's vehicle was engaging in dangerous and reckless behavior that put others at risk. The uninsured motorist's reckless maneuver violated California Civil Code § 1714 and California Vehicle Code § 21460a.
According to California Civil Code § 1714, everyone is responsible, not only for the result of his or her willful acts, but also for an injury occasioned to another by his or her want of ordinary care or skill in the management of his or her property or person. California Vehicle Code § 21460a states that if double parallel solid yellow lines are in place, a person driving a vehicle shall not drive to the left of the lines, except as otherwise permitted.
Thanks to the efforts of our team, we achieved a resounding victory. The uninsured motorist was at fault for the accident under California law the insurer paid out the full policy limit to our client for this loss.
Practice area(s): Car / Auto Accident, Personal Injury