Recent Posts in Car Accidents Category

Should We Really Call Car Accidents An Accident At All?

The word "accident" means something that happens without any forethought or planning, a totally random, and often negative, occurrence. If an accident is truly the end result of our ...
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Dealing with DUI Collisions

When someone is arrested for driving under the influence (DUI), the police are going to be quick to gather evidence against them that can pin a conviction on them. In some ways, it can be good to know ...
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Whose Brakes Failed?

The Law Office of Adam Sorrells recently completed a jury trial in Roseville. The case involved a brake failure incident. The plaintiff claimed that he had his brakes worked on by a dealership in ...
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Adam Sorrell's Guide, "What to Do Right After an Accident"

As a Chico personal injury attorney with more than 20 years of experience, Adam Sorrells knows how to effectively handle a car accident case. The actions that you take in the immediate aftermath of a ...
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Stay Safe on Labor Day Weekend

Avoid Alcohol-Related Accidents on Labor Day Weekend Labor Day is right around the corner, falling on Monday, the 2 nd of September this year. At the Law Office of Adam Sorrells, we do everything that ...
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Limo Fire Victims Seek Compensation

Earlier this summer, a major traffic accident in Redwood City claimed the lives of five Filipino women. They were out celebrating the wedding of one of their party, and they died from smoke ...
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Am I entitled to a rental car?

The anxiety and frustration of an auto accident is often made worse by the loss of your car, truck, or motorcycle. If your car has been “totaled” (“totaled” means the cost to ...
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What happens if my car is a total loss?

As explained above, a total loss means the repair cost to fix your car, is higher than the “ fair market value” for your car. If your vehicle is determined to be a “total”, or ...
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What happens to my damaged car after a collision?

The aftermath of an automobile accident can be a very scary experience. Many people are scared, uncertain, and stressed out. This is one of those times when you hope you have good insurance, and you ...
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Does the insurance company use the Kelly Blue Book or similar source?

In my experience, the insurance companies do not use the Kelly Blue Book. Instead, they use their own software program to determine the vehicle's value. Not surprisingly, the insurance company ...
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How do I find out the fair market value of my vehicle?

An excellent resource is the Kelly Blue Book (KBB.com). Be sure to accurately input the correct options, mileage, etc for your vehicle, and choose the “private party” option. (The other ...
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