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Category: Personal Injury

Personal Injury - Bisnar Chase Blog

The field of Personal Injury expands to any injury suffered due to negligence and that could have been prevented. This includes car accidents, premises liability, dog bites, defective products, and more. Bisnar Chase provides information about personal injuries suffered specifically in Southern California so as to keep readers aware and up to date on the news of the community. If you have information or comments about the stories contained here please feel free to leave a comment.

Study Shows Even Mild Traumatic Brain Injuries Can Pose Risk of Job Loss

By Brian Chase on July 15, 2019 - No comments

Study Shows Even Mild Traumatic Brain Injuries Can Pose Risk of Job Loss

Individuals who suffer so-called mild traumatic brain injuries run the risk of losing their jobs due to “persistent post-concussive symptoms,” according to a new study published in BMJ Open. According to the study, those who are in their 30s are particularly susceptible to this risk. For this study, researchers looked at 19,732 Danish hospital patients between the ages of 18 and 60 who were diagnosed with mild traumatic brain injury. …Read the rest »

Posted in: Brain Injury

 

Horrific Dog Attack in Northern California Caught on Camera

By Brian Chase on July 15, 2019 - No comments

Horrific Dog Attack in Northern California Caught on Camera

A terrifying dog attack was caught on camera in Half Moon Bay in Northern California. According to an ABC news report, neighbors say the owner of the dog is a man who has terrorized their community for years. Several families even have restraining orders but say nothing has been done. The incident occurred when Michelle Balbi along with her son, Luca, was taking a walk with their dog. …Read the rest »

Posted in: Dog Bites

 

Fireworks Cause Thousands of Injuries Around Fourth of July

By Brian Chase on July 3, 2019 - No comments

Fireworks Cause Thousands of Injuries Around Fourth of July

Injuries from fireworks send thousands of Americans to emergency room around this time of year. According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), there were an estimated 9,100 fireworks-related injuries treated in U.S. emergency rooms in 2018. Of these injuries, about 5,600 occurred in the one-month period around July 4 (from June 22 to July 22). That amounts to about 190 injuries per day just around Independence Day. …Read the rest »

Posted in: Personal Injury

 

Tree Trimmer Fatally Injured on the Job in Laguna Hills

By Brian Chase on June 7, 2019 - No comments

Tree Trimmer Fatally Injured on the Job in Laguna Hills

A tree trimmer suffered lethal injuries after he was struck by falling branches while working in Laguna Hills. According to a news report in The Orange County Register, the fatal accident occurred on the afternoon of June 4 in the 25400 block of Barents. A resident spotted a man who appeared to be injured in a tree and called Orange County fire officials. Responding paramedics found the tree trimmer hanging unconscious from a harness while trapped by heavy branches in a eucalyptus tree. …Read the rest »

Posted in: Personal Injury

 

Girl Needs 1,000 Stitches After Riverside County Dog Bite

By Brian Chase on June 3, 2019 - No comments

Horrific Dog Attack in Northern California Caught on Camera

A 7-year-old girl required 1,000 stitches to reconstruct her face after she was brutally mauled in a Riverside County dog bite attack. The dog who attacked her was a Japanese fighting dog. According to a news report in The Desert Sun, the girl was at A Passion for Paws Rescue Inc. kennel in Romoland when a 2-year-old Akita lunged at her and attacked her. The dog bit her on the right side of the face and she sustained puncture wounds. The injuries required three hours of surgery. Animal Control officials said the girl’s injuries were “shocking” because they were primarily to her face. …Read the rest »

Posted in: Dog Bites

 

Tiger Woods Faces Wrongful Death Lawsuit Over Employee’s Fatal Crash

By Brian Chase on May 15, 2019 - No comments

Tiger Woods Faces Wrongful Death Lawsuit Over Employee's Fatal Crash

Tiger Woods faces a wrongful death lawsuit after a 24-year-old employee at the golfer’s flagship restaurant crashed his car after being served alcohol while working as a bartender. According to a CBS news report, Woods is being sued along with his girlfriend Erica Herman and his Woods Jupiter Corporation, which runs the restaurant in Jupiter, Florida. …Read the rest »

Posted in: Wrongful Death

 

$2 Billion Verdict Against Monsanto

By Brian Chase on May 15, 2019 - No comments

Jury Monsanto verdict

A California jury returned an unprecedented $2-billion verdict against Monsanto in favor of a couple who said their cancer was caused by long-term exposure to Monsanto’s popular weed killer, Roundup. According to a CNN news report, the verdict in Oakland includes more than $55 million in compensatory damages to the couple and $2 billion in punitive damages. This verdict is in line with several recent jury verdicts against Monsanto involving Roundup. Thousands of similar cases are also pending at the federal or state level. …Read the rest »

 

Summer Safety Tips

By Brian Chase on May 13, 2019 - No comments

Summer Safety Tips 2019

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Posted in: Personal Injury

 

California is Number One in the Nation When it Comes to Dog-Related Injury Claims

By Brian Chase on April 25, 2019 - No comments

California is Number One in the Nation When it Comes to Dog-Related Injury Claims

A report from State Farm Insurance shows it paid $123 million for 3,280 dog bite injury claims last year, which was a 9 percent decrease compared with dog bite claims in 2017 and a drop of 7 percent in the total amount paid. However, according to Insurance Journal, California has been on the top of State Farm’s list in 2017 and 2018 for the highest number of dog bite injury claims at 409. The total amount paid by State Farm in dog attack cases totaled $18.6 million in 2018. …Read the rest »

Posted in: Dog Bites

 

Los Angeles, San Diego, Sacramento and Oakland on List of Cities with Most Dog Attacks on Mail Carriers

By Brian Chase on April 22, 2019 - No comments

Los Angeles, San Diego, Sacramento and Oakland on List of Cities with Most Dog Attacks on Mail Carriers

Earlier this month, the United States Postal Service (USPS) releases statistics about dog bite incidents involving mail carriers. Well, there was good news and bad news. The good news was that the number of postal employees attacked by dogs nationwide fell to 5,714 in 2018, more than 500 fewer than 2017 and more than 1,000 fewer since 2016. …Read the rest »

Posted in: Dog Bites

 



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