Car accidents are one of the leading causes of injury and death in the United States. In 2019, it is estimated that around 4 million individuals were seriously injured due to car accidents. In the same year, more than 38,000 lost their lives. While these numbers are certainly worrisome, here are some steps you can […]read more
Holiday weekends like Labor Day are closely associated with an increase in drunk driving, and due to the effects of the pandemic that we have all been living through, this year’s holiday could see an even more significant bump in impaired drivers. Labor Day is summer’s send-off, and many people celebrate in different […]read more
Children are especially vulnerable in pedestrian accidents, and they often lack the skills and maturity needed to better protect themselves. Teaching your children pedestrian safety – and modeling this behavior – is the best way to raise safer pedestrians. Your kids will soon be going back to school and, with the pandemic we find ourselves […]read more
Pools and beaches offer a great escape from the heat of summer. When these swimming destinations aren’t well maintained or aren’t run safely, however, fatal drowning accidents can tragically ensue. If you’ve lost a loved one to a drowning accident that was caused by someone else’s negligence, you need the professional legal counsel of an […]read more
Summer is time for fun activities with family and friends, but there are some safety concerns that might increase during the warmest months. In many cases, people can be involved in accidents that result in serious injuries. If someone else’s negligence leaves you injured in a summer accident, don’t delay consulting with an experienced San […]read more
The Cartwright Law Firm believes that everyone should have a healthy and safe working environment. Employers should closely follow all recommended measures, and if you believe your employer is putting you at unnecessary risk of exposure, you should report the problem. If your employer refuses to address the matter or make changes, speak with a […]read more
In April, Mayor London Breed signed a new ordinance into law, providing paid sick leave for certain employees in the Bay Area for reasons relating to COVID-19. The Public Health Emergency Leave Ordinance (PHELO) went into effect immediately and is intended to strengthen employee rights beyond those set by the federal Families First Coronavirus Response […]read more
When most people think of nursing home abuse, they likely think of physical violence or even sexual misconduct. These types of abuse take place because the nursing home staff is doing something they should not be doing. However, neglect, or simply put not doing something that should be done is also a form of abuse. […]read more
The American College of Gastroenterology reports that over 60 million Americans have heartburn a minimum of once a month, and more than 15 million have symptoms of heartburn every day. Heartburn can be extremely uncomfortable, impacting sleep and other important areas of life. No wonder many Americans elect to treat their chronic heartburn. Sadly, while […]read more
Listen to our latest podcast on attorney Robert E. Cartwright Jr.’s experience with defense counsel while courts remain closed for trials.read more
Being involved in a car accident can be one of the most terrifying and challenging experiences, especially when that accident results in a serious injury. If you have been in a car accident and believe that the other driver was at fault, the situation can seem even worse. In this case, it is advisable to […]read more
San Francisco has always been a city of pedestrians and bike riders, but with the current shelter in place sanctions due to the COVID-19 situation, even more people are opting to get outside for fresh air these days while maintaining the recommended social distance. This is a great way to get exercise and reduce stress […]read more
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