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Accidents in Burbank CA
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In addition to being a local attorney who provides personalized attention to your case, I also fight to obtain the maximum amount of compensation possible for each and every injury, including current and future medical expenses, and more.
Someone’s negligence or reckless driving is often the cause of accidents in Burbank, California.
Negligence could be anything from texting to an under-inflated tire to unsafe loading of a big rig’s load. Reckless driving could be anything from an impaired motorist to speeding through stop signs to street racing. Regardless, accidents often result in injuries and most accident victims seek help from a car accident attorney, especially if a serious injury or traumatic injury has occurred.
Types of accidents in Burbank (2013)
- Fatal accident count: 5
- Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 9
- Fatal accidents involving drunken persons: 2
- Fatalities: 9
- Persons involved in fatal accidents: 1
- Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Roadways in Burbank where accidents occur:
Burbank, California is an area of Los Angeles which is home to large sections of Interstate 5 and Ventura Freeway / Highway 134. Other roads which see volume include West Alameda Avenue, North Glenoaks Road, and North Bel Air Drive. Unfortunately, there are times in which there are car accidents that are caused by the negligence of another driver. With a large number of people going this is an area in which car accidents can happen as well.
I-5, like all interstates, has its share of accidents. In 2013, 60% of fatal accidents occurred on Interstate 5. The Ventura Freeway, which runs by both the Warner Brothers studio and the Walt Disney studio before joining the 5 near the Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens. There are also out of town drivers and taxis going to and from Bob Hope Airport.
Bus Accidents In Burbank
Bus accidents can be particularly dangerous because buses are designed to carry lots of people and not all have seat belts. Additionally, since buses carry so many people, minimal weight is a critical design element. And since they are large, bulky vehicles with large blind spots, accidents can unfortunately occur. As is the case with all vehicles, negligence may unfortunately play a role.
Bus services in Burbank include school buses, Burbank Bus (providing transport to Metro Red and Orange lines) and shuttle service from Bob Hope Airport.
Types of bus accidents:
- School bus crashes
- Bus/pedestrian accidents
- Car/truck collisions with a bus.
What to do if you’ve been in an accident in Burbank:
- The most immediate concern is your safety and well-being. Were you injured? Do you need medical assistance? Does anyone else?
- Call 911 for any urgent medical needs and to report the accident
- Exchange insurance information if both parties are able
After you have done these things and spoken to the dispatched officers, you may wish to call our offices to discuss your accident.
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