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March 26th, 2017

California Laws Regarding Personal Injury Cases for the Wrongful Death of a Pregnant Woman

When a women is pregnant, she’s supposed to be able to look forward to the coming baby without worry. She should be able to count on medical care that helps her through the process. She should believe with reasonable certainty that her medical needs will be taken care of if she’s at the hospital. Unfortunately, […]

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March 25th, 2017

Simple Steps You Can Take to Reduce Car Accidents

At , we’ve worked with many victims of car accidents. In fact, we’ve worked with so many that we know that the consequences can be long-term. Many of our clients were not only injured in the crash, but they have long-term anxiety about being in vehicles. Contact us today at for a free consultation to […]

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March 24th, 2017

Medical Expenses in California Personal Injury Cases: How Are They Determined?

If you were injured in an accident and decide to bring a personal injury case against the party who was responsible, then there are a number of damages you may be compensated for. According to California law, you are entitled to recover damages for the medical expenses you accrued from your injury – as long […]

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March 23rd, 2017

Have You Lost Wages as a Result of an Accident? You May Be Entitled to Compensation

According to California law, if you’ve lost wages because of an injury, and that injury was due to the recklessness of another person, then you may be able to recover those lost wages – both past and present. These are considered economic damages but unlike other economic damages, which are typically fairly easy to measure, […]

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March 22nd, 2017

Do You Know What to Do After a Bicycle Accident?

If you’re struck by a car when riding your bicycle then there are some very important steps you should take. At , we find that many of our clients know the basic steps to take after an auto accident, but it’s less common for bicyclists to know what to do. Read on to learn more […]

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March 21st, 2017

Are You Suffering from an Impacted Fracture? You May Be Eligible for Compensation

There are many types of accidents that can lead to broken bones. Whether you slipped and feel, were in a car accident, or were hit by a car while crossing the street, fracture injuries are never fun. What’s more, different kinds of fractures can be worse than others. For example, impacted fractures are some of […]

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March 20th, 2017

What Does This Swimming Pool Drowning Case Say About Other Cases?

It’s literally the thing that nightmares are made of: A child drowning in a pool. At , we’ve helped parents through this this type of drowning accident and we know how difficult it can be. We also know that if someone is responsible for the accident, then they should be held responsible. There’s no bringing […]

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March 19th, 2017

What Damages Can I Request in a Wrongful Death Case?

If you’re in the terrible position of having lost a loved one due to the recklessness or negligence of someone else, then you may have a wrongful death case. What does that mean? It means that the person who was negligent or reckless may be required to provide the family member of the deceased with […]

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March 18th, 2017

Learn How to Protect Yourself from Burns When You’re Near Fires

No one wants to deal with a burn injury, yet it happens to thousands of Americans every year. At , we can’t stress enough how important it is to contact us if you’ve been burned as the result of someone else’s negligence – just call us at for your free consultation. Otherwise, read on to […]

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March 17th, 2017

Has Your Teenager Been Injured in a Cheerleading Accident?

If you ask the average person to guess what high school sport leads to the most catastrophic injuries, it’s likely that nine out of ten people would say football. Most would have a hard time believing that cheerleading is actually the most dangerous sport not just for high school students but for college students as […]

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March 16th, 2017

An Amputation is Life Changing: Should Someone Be Held Responsible?

There’s no question that having an amputation is going to change your life forever. In some cases, this traumatic medical procedure is the result of an illness, or a freak accident that was no one’s fault. In other cases, there is someone who was negligent or reckless. In that case, those people should be held […]

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March 15th, 2017

What Exactly is a Spinal Cord Injury: And What Damages Can Be Recovered?

Even those who’ve suffered a spinal cord injury may still be in the dark about what exactly the spinal cord is, what causes injury to it, and what their options are for a personal injury case. If you want specific information on your case, then we recommend you call at for your free case evaluation. […]

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March 14th, 2017

Is a Landlord Responsible for Dog Bites on Their Property?

Being injured by a dog is more than an annoyance – it can be life-changing. If this is the position you’re in, and you want those responsible to be held responsible, then you may be wondering if the landlord is partially responsible. For example, if you were bitten by a dog at a home but […]

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March 13th, 2017

If You’ve Been Electrocuted Then You May Have a Personal Injury Case

In many cases, electrocution injuries may not look that serious on the surface. Many times they’re invisible to the naked eye. The extent of the injury can vary widely from person to person, and depends on the pathway of the electricity, the strength of it, how long the person was in contact with it, and […]

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March 12th, 2017

Ask a California Personal Injury Attorney: Do Wrongful Death Cases Need to Be Filed Right Away?

If you’ve lost a loved one due to the negligent or reckless actions of someone else, then you may be wondering how and when to file a wrongful death lawsuit. The best way to get specific answers to your unique case is to call at for a free case evaluation. However, we are also happy […]

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March 11th, 2017

Are You Getting Proper Treatment for Your Broken Bone?

No one wants to experience a fracture, yet millions of people do. Many people assume that their doctor is considering all the possible treatment options, but the truth is that sometimes they aren’t. In some cases, a doctor is simply putting a cast on the broken bone and not considering other options. One of the […]

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March 10th, 2017

California Personal Injury Attorney Can Help You Get Financial Relief Today And For Years To Come

No matter what type of accident you’ve been involved in, whether a motorcycle, automobile, truck or bus accident – or another type of accident entirely – you’re likely worried about your hospital bills, medical bills, and other financial issues that have arisen as a result of the accident. The common way to deal with this […]

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March 9th, 2017

Who is Responsible for a Brain Injury Suffered by a High School Athlete?

There’s been a lot of attention on sports injuries in recent years, and we’re happy to see that at . However, most of the attention has focused on professional athletes. What about high school athletes? Are their schools doing enough to protect them? Are they doing anything at all? Who’s responsible if they do suffer […]

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March 8th, 2017

Are You Surprised by This Reason for the Increase in Traffic Accidents in California?

There’s been a lot of coverage on the increase in traffic across the country and in California. There are a lot of reasons for it, including the increase in cell phone use and the fact that the economy has improved while gas prices have gone, which has resulted in more drivers on the road. However, […]

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March 7th, 2017

Follow These Boat Safety Tips to Help Prevent California Drowning Accidents

No matter what type of accident you’ve been involved in, whether a motorcycle, automobile, truck or bus accident – or another type of accident entirely – you’re likely worried about your hospital bills, medical bills, and other financial issues that have arisen as a result of the accident. The common way to deal with this […]

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If you or a loved one has been injured in an accident due to the negligence of another, it is vital that you consult with a reputable and experienced California Motor Vehicle Accident and Personal Injury Trial Lawyer. Call the Law Offices of Fernando D. Vargas at 909 / 982-0707 or contact us online to schedule a free consultation. If your injuries prevent you from coming to our Rancho Cucamonga office, we can arrange to visit you at your home or the hospital to ensure the timely investigation of your claim.