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Unsecured Objects In Your Car Are Dangerous in an Accident

Unsecured Objects In Your Car Are Dangerous in an Accident

One of the most underestimated risks of causing injuries in a car accident is not outside out of your car.  The majority of drivers and their passengers never consider the fact that unsecured objects in your car are dangerous in an accident.  The forces in a motor vehicle accident are quite severe.  Everything in your car is moving at the exact same speed as your vehicle as you travel on your way. Suddenly you are involved in an accident and your car has come to an immediate halt.  All of the objects in the car continue to travel at speed.  The occupants – who are hopefully wearing their safety restraints – meet resistance from their seat belts and child restraint seats.  Several things in the car continue to move with force at the same speed as your car was traveling to lash the driver and passengers increasing their injuries and,

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Civil Lawsuit for Sex Related Crimes in Los Angeles

Representing Victims of Sexual Assault Abuse and Rape

Did you know it is possible to file a civil lawsuit for sex related crimes in Los Angeles including but not limited to: Sexual Assault Rape Statutory Rape Sexual Battery STD Transmission There have been many sex related crimes in the news recently involving celebrities such as Bill Cosby, Harvey Weinstein, USC Dr. George Tyndall and more recently former Bravo reality TV star Grant Robicheaux.  Federal and local law enforcement pursue criminal charges and incarceration for the perpetrators of these crimes.  But who works to help victims to file a civil lawsuit for sex related crimes in Los Angeles and how can this help on the road to recovery? My name is Rivers Morrell and after more than 40 years of experience in civil lawsuits and injury related cases such as those involving sex related crimes I can tell you it is absolutely possible to hold celebrities, professional athletes, business

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File a Civil Lawsuit Against Grant Robicheaux and Cerissa Riley

Civil Lawsuit Sexual Assault LA

Are you searching for information about how to file a civil lawsuit against Grant Robicheaux and Cerissa Riley for sexual assault or rape?  Orange County California officials are pursuing criminal charges against Robicheaux and Riley for crimes which go back for several years and involve potentially hundreds of victims.  The couple are accused of drugging their victims and luring them from bars or festivals such as “Burning Man.”  Investigators in Orange County California have found evidence including photos and videos which indicate there may be hundreds of victims in this case. Police are pursuing criminal charges against the couple.  Many people do not realize it is also possible to file a civil lawsuit against Grant Robicheaux and Cerissa Riley to recover financial damages for what has happened.  My name is Rivers Morrell and after more than 40 years of experience in civil lawsuits and injury related cases I can tell

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Personal Injury Claim from a Mission Viejo Car Accident

Personal Injury Claim from a Mission Viejo Car Accident

How should I handle a personal injury claim from a Mission Viejo car accident?  Should I talk to the insurance adjuster from the driver responsible for the accident? The most important thing to know after a Mission Viejo car accident is to see a physician for a thorough medical examination within 48 hours of the accident.  There are many injuries which are not apparent in the aftermath of an accident.  Concussions and brain injuries may not be obvious, but a new blood test can help your doctor to identify signs of injury. There may also be minute tears in the disks which pad the vertebrae in your neck and back.  The disks hold fluid which helps to serve as a cushion between the bones of your spinal column.  Small tears or herniations allow the internal fluid to leak out a little bit at a time.  It may take several weeks

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Newport Beach Orthopedic Surgeon Grant William Robicheaux Charged with Rape

Rape Sexual Assault Civil Lawsuit

Why was Newport Beach orthopedic surgeon Grant William Robicheaux charged with rape for drugging and sexually assaulting two women?  The charges allege Dr. Robicheaux and his girlfriend would meet women at a bar or restaurant, drug them and lure them to an apartment where they would be sexually assaulted. Law enforcement officers have recovered more than 1,000 videos of the alleged sexual assaults.  Many of the women in these videos could not be readily identified.  Orange County prosecutors therefore believe there are many more potential victims of the pair and are seeking additional victims in the pursuit of justice. Grant Robicheaux has appeared on a Bravo reality TV series, and was recently a surgeon at the NewportCare Medical Group.  The medical group has since removed him from their website.  Dr. Robicheaux specializes in aging issues, arthritis and other sports and trauma related injuries. Based upon existing charges and evidence all of

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Fatal Irvine Accident Involving a Box Truck and an SUV

Fatal Irvine Truck Accident

A fatal Irvine accident involving a box truck and an SUV is another unfortunate example of the dangers of intersections for all Orange County drivers.  Witnesses at the scene noted the SUV had stopped at a stop sign before making a left turn.  The SUV pulled out in front of an oncoming box truck which struck the SUV at speed.  Authorities believe the truck had the right-of-way as there was no stop sign for the approaching truck. Unfortunately two occupants of the SUV lost their lives and a third was transported to a local hospital with serious injuries. The California Highway Patrol’s accident and injury data for the past several years show a sharp increase in the number of motor vehicle accidents resulting in injury at intersections.  These accidents expose the side panels of cars where there is much less protection for a vehicle’s occupants.  The resulting G forces associated

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Mission Viejo Premises Liability Lawyer with Proven Experience

Get a Fair Settlement in Your Mission Viejo Slip and Fall Case

Are you searching for a highly recommended Mission Viejo premises liability lawyer with proven experience and industry recognition?  Rivers Morrell has more than 40 years of experience with injury claims resulting from premises liability and slip and fall accidents resulting in injury.  He is highly recommended by scores of satisfied clients and has received many of the most prestigious awards the legal industry has to give. Premises liability is the legal term for the responsibility of a store owner, business person, commercial property owner or management of public space to reduce and eliminate known hazards and to keep visitors safe from injury.  If you are injured in a retail store, grocery, casino, public building or even in a parking lot the owner or responsible agent for that property is not necessarily liable.  California law provides property owners with a reasonable time to become aware of a hazard and remedy it.

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Are You Considering a Civil Lawsuit against Dr. George Tyndall

Considering a Civil Lawsuit against Dr. George Tyndall and USC

Are you considering a civil lawsuit against Dr. George Tyndall and USC for sexual abuse or sexual assault?  Many people expect the criminal charges which would arise from these crimes, but are unaware of the civil (financial) liabilities associated with sexual abuse or sexual assault.  My name is Rivers Morrell and after more than 40 years of experience in civil tort cases I can tell you it is absolutely possible to hold those who are responsible for sexual abuse and assault financially accountable for their actions or inaction. For those who are considering a civil lawsuit against Dr. George Tyndall and USC there are multiple layers of questions and concerns.  The issues associated with Dr. Tyndall and USC are extremely personal and sensitive, and many simply don’t want to become part of the TV coverage and news stories.  They do, however, wish to regain some of their personal power and

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Civil Remedies for Sexual Assault

Civil Remedies for Sexual Assault

Many people don’t realize there are civil remedies for sexual assault here in California.  The sensational cases of Harvey Weinstein and USC’s Dr. George Tyndall have captivated our recent headlines.  Their victims and others who have suffered sexual assault or abuse by a person of power or wealth may not realize California law provides a civil tort remedy in addition to criminal consequences. California law provides civil remedies for sexual assault and/or sexual abuse or rape.  This allows the Law Firm of Rivers Morrell to hold those responsible financially accountable for their actions and the impact it has made upon your life.  Our work ensures victims of sexual crimes have the opportunity to seek the financial resources required for ongoing treatment, support and counseling. My name is Rivers Morrell and I have more than 40 years of experience in personal injury and civil tort cases such as these.  The civil remedies

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