Personal Injury Blog

Jeff Sevey

What Happens After You Hire A Personal Injury Attorney?

You’ve been involved in an accident that wasn’t your fault, and you’ve suffered injuries. Friends and family are telling you that you should hire an attorney, but what exactly happens after you’ve taken that step? Here is a brief overview of the process that takes place after you’ve hired an experienced personal injury attorney. Initial

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Sacramento Drivers Ranked Worst In The United States

There’s a reason for the term, “California Stop,” right? Hey, we’ve all done it. And we’ve probably all driven a bit over the speed limit, too. But recently, according to data compiled by QuoteWizard, Sacramento tops the list of the United States’ worst drivers. Could it be true? According to data collected by QuoteWizard, it’s

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Motorcycle Safety Tips In Sacramento

At The Sevey Law Firm, we see the horrific results of motorcycle accidents nearly every single day. Since California ranks number one in the United States with over 800,000 registered motorcycles, it’s no wonder that motorcycle accidents are prevalent. Because we are personal injury attorneys, we see the worst of the worst after the damage

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What Are The Costs Of Car Accidents In California?

If you’re a driver in California who has never been in a car accident, consider yourself very lucky. Sadly, if you drive our beautiful California roads frequently, you’re likely to be involved in an accident at some point. It is estimated that a driver will file an accident claim approximately every 18 years on average,

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6 Common Reasons Injury Victims Avoid Hiring A Lawyer

When you’ve been involved in an accident that has resulted in injuries, your life immediately becomes far more complicated than it used to be. There are no limits to the things you have to worry about – and no limit to the stress you’re feeling. One of the best ways to begin to alleviate this

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How Much Is My Motorcycle Accident Claim Worth?

The sun is shining, the sky is bright blue, and you’ve got nothing but time and an open road ahead of you. That’s the freedom that motorcyclists all over the world have come to treasure. In California, there are over 800,000 registered motorcycles – more than any other state – and it’s no surprise! We’ve

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What Rights To Motorcycle Accident Victims Have After An Accident?

Motorcycle accidents are far too prevalent. Nationwide in 2015, there were 4,976 motorcycle crash fatalities, which is 8.3% more than the previous year. Over 88,000 motorcyclists were injured in accidents in 2015, with motorcyclists being 29 times more likely than a passenger in a car to die in a crash, and five times more likely

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California Ranks #1 For Pedestrian Deaths

California ranks at the top of the list for states with the most pedestrian deaths. Even when taking California’s population into account, our state still ranks as number 13 on the list of pedestrian deaths per 100 people. And pedestrian deaths are increasing even faster than motorist fatalities, with the distraction of cellphones, smartphones, and

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When To Hire A Car Accident Attorney?

When someone injures you in a car accident due to their negligence while driving, you have rights to consider. After all, you don’t want to end up paying for an accident you didn’t cause. Essentially you have two choices – settle with the insurance company out of court or take them to court and force

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Traumatic Brain Injuries In Motorcycle Accidents

Motorcycle accidents are a preeminent cause of traumatic brain injuries or TBI. Because of the vulnerable nature of the human body when on a motorcycle, and the nature of many of the crashes, the head is often the first thing to make contact with the pavement or other immovable objects when an accident occurs. For

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