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Hicks Law Firm Obtains $600,000 Settlement for Victim in Motorcycle Accident

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Attorneys at Hicks Law Firm obtained a $600,000 settlement for the victim of a motorcycle v. automobile accident in which the firm’s client was seriously injured and suffered significant financial loss. In March of 2023, at approximately 2:44 PM, Mr. Hicks’ client was operating his motorcycle at a normal speed. He was traveling westbound… Read More »

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The Invisible Scars: Eight Possible Mental Health Effects of a Car Crash

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Vehicle accidents are traumatic events that can have far-reaching consequences beyond physical injuries sustained. While accident victims and healthcare professionals usually focus on visible harm caused by the crash, potential mental health effects can linger long after the physical wounds heal. The Hicks Law Firm will answer your questions and address your concerns about… Read More »

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Distracted Driving by the Numbers

Distracted Driving by the Numbers

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No driver is focused all the time. We adjust the air conditioning, look at billboards, drink coffee, and think about what we’ll do with all that money we’ll have after buying the winning Powerball ticket. The problems we face are there have never been more driver distractions, and the more we’re distracted, the greater… Read More »

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Sideswipe Accidents Clowns to the Left of Me, Jokers to the Right, Here I Am

Sideswipe Accidents: Clowns to the Left of Me, Jokers to the Right, Here I Am

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A sideswipe accident can cause serious injuries, especially if you lose control of your vehicle and cause a secondary accident. They’re also particularly deadly if the victim is a motorcyclist. If you or a family member are injured in a sideswipe accident, the Hicks Law Firm can help. Our Costa Mesa car accident lawyers… Read More »

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A Herniated Disc is a Spinal Injury That May Stop You in Your Tracks

A Herniated Disc is a Spinal Injury That May Stop You in Your Tracks

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A herniated disc can be a painful spinal injury that may happen if you’re involved in a vehicle accident. This isn’t a condition that should be taken lightly. You need to find an experienced specialist to advise you of your options to treat this condition. If you lack the resources for treatment, pursuing compensation… Read More »

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What are Common Car Accident Back Injuries?

What are Common Car Accident Back Injuries?

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An injured back can stop you in your tracks. Your back is the foundation of the rest of your body. If it can’t function or it causes you pain, it can severely impact your ability to work, physically function, and if the injury is bad enough and life-altering, you may become depressed. Orange County… Read More »

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Teen Drivers and Passengers Get the Facts

Teen Drivers and Passengers: Get the Facts

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Teen drivers pose the greatest risk of accidents and injuries to themselves, their passengers, and others. Vehicles not correctly driven can easily injure or kill those in them and those outside. If you’re injured in a vehicle accident involving a teen driver, their youth and inexperience aren’t defenses. You may be entitled to compensation… Read More »

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Latest Application Of C.C.P. 998 to Settlements

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According to a recent California Appellate Court ruling, Madrigal v. Hyundai Motor America, 2023 S.O.S. 1464, yes – it does. On April 11, 2023, and in a case of first impression the Third District Court of Appeal reversed the trial court’s ruling and held that cost shifting provisions of CCP § 998 apply to… Read More »

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What Should I Do About Medical Bills After an Accident

What Should I Do About Medical Bills After an Accident?

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Affordable healthcare is a major concern in California and the US. You must put your health first if you’re involved in an accident. If the negligence of another causes your injuries, you should have those costs covered through a claim through your vehicle insurance, on their liability insurance coverage, or a personal injury accident… Read More »

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Some Common Summertime Injuries Require Medical and Legal Attention

Some Common Summertime Injuries Require Medical and Legal Attention

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Summer is the season of outdoor adventures, beach trips, barbecues, and fun in the sun. Along with these activities come higher risks of some severe injuries. Accidents can and will happen whether you’re spending time by the pool, hiking in the mountains, or enjoying a bike ride. You should enjoy summer but be wary… Read More »

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