July 8, 2019

A girl was killed and 5 other people were injured in a 5 car pile-up and northbound 99 due to the driver of a Ford F-250 pickup truck texting and failing to notice traffic had stopped. The resulting crash killed 1 and sent 5 others to the hospital with moderate injuries. The most seriously injured and the girl who was killed were not wearing seatbelts and were ejected from the vehicles they were riding in.

Traffic had suddenly slowed to 15 mph, the 24 year old driver of the truck was driving at approximately 55 mph and failed to notice the change and he rear ended an Acura Integra. That collision caused him to strike a 2008 Honda in front of the Acura. The secondary collision launched the Ford Truck into the air, it rolled over on its roof after ejecting the driver. The Ford and the Acura came to rest in the lane of traffic moving in the other direction and 2 cars were unable to avoid the crash.

Drugs and alcohol were not suspected to be a factor in this crash, but the cause is clear. Driving distracted or allowing someone to drive distracted is becoming more of a problem every day. Distraction is more than cell phones and texting. On board entertainment systems, GPS systems, eating, drinking or anything that takes your or someone else’s attention from driving has the potential to lead to the same result. As manufacturers work to install more of these built in distractions you must work to protect yourself and your passengers. If you end up being injured by someone there may be much more to the cause than just an accident and you should call our office as soon as you are able so we can get to the bottom of what happened.

We represent people who are injured because of the careless and reckless acts of others. At the end of the day your case can only be settled one time and you need to know all of the facts beforehand. The reason that insurance companies have paid our clients in excess of $130,000,000.00 is that we get the facts and are not intimidated at the prospect of going to trial when they refuse to follow the law. We help with serious issues that require serious representation. We are the Law Offices of Guenard & Bozarth. We have almost 60 years of experience in our plaintiff’s only law firm. Call GB Legal 24/7/365 at 888-809-1075 or visit www.gblegal.com We Can Help!

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INSURANCE COMPANIES KNOW US BECAUSE THEY’VE PAID OUR CLIENTS OVER $130 MILLION DOLLARS.

$2.9

MILLION

CAR ACCIDENT INJURY

Guenard & Bozarth llp obtained a $2,962,903 jury verdict in the Sacramento County Superior Court for plaintiff David Schoonover, who suffered head and neck injuries and fractures in a head-on accident on Roseville Road in Roseville on July 22, 2012

$300

THOUSAND

HAIR SALON INJURY

Guenard & Bozarth LLP recently settled a case for $300,000 involving a hair weave that went terribly wrong. Our client was a young lady, and aspiring model, who experienced pressure necrosis from a tight weave and it changed her life.

$500

THOUSAND

SLIP & FALL INJURY

Guenard & Bozarth LLP recently settled a slip and fall case for $500,000 a couple weeks before trial. The client slipped and fell on a wet piece of cardboard in a grocery store and sustained a serious shoulder injury that required surgery.

$300

THOUSAND

NEGLIGENCE INJURY

On February 13, 2013 Maricela, a Certified Nursing Assistant presented to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital Emergency Room with complaint of neck and back pain. She was diagnosed with a neck strain and was given Ibuprofen and instructed to return if her symptoms did not subside.

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