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How Your GoPro Can Win Your Case

Beverly Hills Bicycle Accident Attorney

[vc_row triangle_shape="no"][vc_column][vc_column_text] How Your GoPro Can Win Your Case [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="10px"][vc_column_text]With a profit of over $117 million in just three years, GoPro cameras have been successful in the world of extreme sporting and championed by X Games athletes and other daredevil athletes all around the world. Not everyone are as adventurous in their day to day life, leaving the question: are GoPro cameras just a fad or can normal people use them too? Though not everyone can consider themselves an adventure seekers like X Games athletes, but here at One Law Group, we have come to realize that GoPro cameras are incredibly invaluable for another reason: they can quickly dispel or affirm the negligence of another party proving them guilty in an accident.[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="22px"][vc_column_text]Over the past few years, more practical uses for the GoPro cameras have come to light. In the Beverly Hills area, we have noticed more and more cyclists attaching GoPro cameras to their helmets, in order to record any bicycle accidents they may potentially fall victim to. When these bicyclists film their rides, they can often identify the license number of a car that might try to pull a hit and run, or provide accurate footage of what exactly...

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Lane Splitting Guidelines In California

Beverly Hills Motorcycle Accident | Personal Injury Attorney

[vc_row triangle_shape="no"][vc_column][vc_column_text] Legal But Not Safe [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="10px"][vc_column_text]In most states, you will find that lane splitting - the action of passing between vehicles on a bike or motorcycle - is illegal. Typically for good reason as lane splitting can be extremely unsafe for all drivers that are sharing the road. Maneuvering your bike or motorcycle between two cars (that may or may not be moving at any given time) and providing riders with only just inches of space to fit in between is a hazardous task. It is possible that some cars may not be able to see you coming in their mirrors and one incorrect move from any driver on the road can easily cause a catastrophic and life threatening accident to occur.[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="22px"][vc_column_text]In California, however, lane splitting is not against the law. In fact, many riders take advantage of the convenience of lane splitting, whether it is safe or unsafe, simply because in California we are known for our extremely congested roads and twenty-something mile long traffic jams during rush hour traffic. We certainly do not know anyone who would prefer to sit in that familiar rush hour traffic, which is why lane splitting amongst motorcyclists has become the preferred...

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