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  • Can I claim lost income due to my car being out of commission?
    Can I claim lost income due to my car being out of commission?

    Answer: Yes, Uber and Lyft drivers can demand that the at-fault driver's insurance company pay them for lost income, also referred to as a "downtime claim." You will have to provide documentation of ...

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  • Insurance Adjuster Won't Return My Calls
    Insurance Adjuster Won't Return My Calls

    Question: Car accident. Insurance adjuster won’t return my calls. What should I do? Answer: An insurance adjuster's failure to return calls is not uncommon. In fact, it's the norm. An adjuster's MO is ...

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  • Multi-car crash. Why won't the adjuster settle?
    Multi-car crash. Why won't the adjuster settle?

    Question: I was injured in a 3-car rear-end accident. I finished treating months ago, but the adjuster says she can’t settle with me until the other accident victims are done treating. Do I need a ...

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  • CHP report not ready. What do I do about my car?
    CHP report not ready. What do I do about my car?

    Question: The police report for my car accident isn’t ready yet. My car is sitting at a tow yard in Pasadena. I have no information on the other driver. What do I do about my car? Answer: If you have ...

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  • Friend Crashed My Car Driving Drunk
    Friend Crashed My Car Driving Drunk

    Question: My friend crashed my car driving drunk. She totaled my car and another car and I was injured. Can I sue her? Answer: If she was at fault for the accident, which I'm assuming she was if she ...

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  • Mother & Daughter Killed in Pasadena Car Crash
    Mother & Daughter Killed in Pasadena Car Crash

    A car accident in Pasadena involving two vehicles early Tuesday morning left a mother and daughter dead. According to the Pasadena Fire Department, the crash happened at the intersection of El Molino ...

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  • Insurance Company Accepts Fault for Accident
    Insurance Company Accepts Fault for Accident

    Question: I was injured in a car accident. The other driver’s insurance company accepts fault and said they will pay for my medical treatment. How does that work? Will they refer me to a doctor? ...

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  • 5-Vehicle Crash on 710 Freeway in South Gate Kills 1
    5-Vehicle Crash on 710 Freeway in South Gate Kills 1

    A 5-vehicle crash on the 710 Freeway in South Gate early Sunday morning left one person dead. The accident happened on the southbound 710 Freeway at Firestone Blvd. at about 4:16 a.m. Two of the ...

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  • Car Accident - Don't Want to Be Out-of-Pocket
    Car Accident - Don't Want to Be Out-of-Pocket

    Question: I was in an auto accident. I was not at fault and don’t want to end up out-of-pocket. Do I need a lawyer? Answer: If the accident was not your fault, you should not be forced to suffer the ...

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  • Parking Lot Accidents
    Parking Lot Accidents

    Question: I was driving in a parking lot when another car hit me. The other driver’s insurance company claims the impact was too minor for me to be injured. Do I have a case? Answer: Insurance ...

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  • Hit and Run Driver Kills Bicyclist in Arleta; Possible DUI
    Hit and Run Driver Kills Bicyclist in Arleta; Possible DUI

    A bicyclist was struck and killed by a hit and run driver in Arleta on Thursday morning. The accident happened just after 2 a.m. near the intersection of Van Nuys Blvd. and Beachy Ave., in front of ...

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  • Drunk Driver Injures 13 people in Alhambra Sunday Night
    Drunk Driver Injures 13 people in Alhambra Sunday Night

    A drunk driver slammed his red truck into two parked vehicles and a crowd of pedestrians in Alhambra on Sunday night, injuring 13 people. The accident happened at about 8:30 p.m. at the intersection ...

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  • Teenage Driver Hits & Kills Crossing Guard in Monterey Park
    Teenage Driver Hits & Kills Crossing Guard in Monterey Park

    A crossing guard was struck by a car and killed in Monterey Park on Tuesday. The accident happened just after 3:30 p.m. at the intersection of Garfield Ave. and Elmgate Ave. The teenage driver of a ...

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  • Multi-Vehicle Crash on 210 Freeway in Pasadena Injures 3
    Multi-Vehicle Crash on 210 Freeway in Pasadena Injures 3

    A multi-vehicle accident on the 210 Freeway in Pasadena on Sunday left three people injured. The accident happened about 11:19 a.m. on the eastbound 210 Freeway, near Lincoln Ave. According to the ...

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  • Car Repairs
    Car Repairs

    Question: Should I go through my auto insurance or the other driver’s auto insurance to repair my car? Answer: If you have collision coverage under your own auto insurance policy, and the other ...

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  • Hit & Run Driver Kills 4-Year-Old in Glendale
    Hit & Run Driver Kills 4-Year-Old in Glendale

    A four-year-old female pedestrian was struck and killed by a hit and run driver in Glendale on Friday. The accident happened just before 5 p.m. near the corner of Wilson Ave. and Olive St. The girl ...

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  • Multi-Vehicle Crash on 2 Freeway in Glassell Park Injures Critically Injures 2
    Multi-Vehicle Crash on 2 Freeway in Glassell Park Injures Critically Injures 2

    A multi-vehicle accident on the 2 Freeway in Glassell Park today left two people with critical injuries. The crash involved four cars. The accident happened at about 8:30 p.m. near York Blvd. ...

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