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John Paul Burns

John Burns’s Legal Guides

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  • HOW TO GET VIDEO FROM A BYSTANDER IN AN ACCIDENT CASE

    If you’re in an accident, you may not remember exactly what happened. Even if you aren’t injured, you may be in shock or events may have felt different to you than how they actually occurred. A car accident attorney can help you reconstruct an accident if you are involved in litigation.

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  • WHAT TO SAY WHEN THE OTHER DRIVER’S INSURANCE CALLS

    After an accident, the insurance company representing the other driver will attempt to contact you. You should always contact an Orange County car accident attorney after this happens. Heres a breakdown of what they are looking for when they call. What you say to theinsurance com...

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  • HOW TO USE YOUR PHONE AT AN ACCIDENT SCENE

    When you get into an accident, the one thing you might grab before leaving your vehicle is your phone. These days, its all you need to capture all the information you need to get from an accident scene and more. Your Orange County car accident attorney can tell you more, but thes...

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  • HOW DO I FIND THE WITNESS TO MY ORANGE COUNTY CAR ACCIDENT?

    Car accidents can leave you angry, confused, disoriented, and even unconscious. As a driver, its impossible to know what really happened during your accident. To make matters worse, loss of consciousness or head trauma can wipe away any memory of the events, including, those who ...

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  • WHO IS AT FAULT IN A MULTI-CAR PILE-UP ACCIDENT?

    Youve seen them on the interstate, the highway, on bridges high above the streets in Orange County. They back up traffic for hours and leave tens and sometimes hundreds of people injured. Who pays for damages when an accident involves three or more vehicles? At the Law Offices of...

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  • 4 WAYS TO CHILDPROOF YOUR CAR FOR SAFETY IN ORANGE COUNTY

    This August in Arizona, an 8-year-old boy snuck out of bed with his 6-year-old sister, got in their mothers car, and went for a ride. The journey ended fatally when the boy hit a pole,killing his sisterand injuring himself. No charges were brought in this sad case. But it does br...

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  • 5 WAYS TO STOP YOUR ORANGE COUNTY TEEN FROM TEXTING WHILE DRIVING

    Studies have shown that the reaction time of someone texting while driving is the same as someone who is drunk behind the wheel. An inexperienced driver, such as a teenager, needs to have all of their attention on the road, not on their phone. Since phones are vital in case of em...

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  • FIVE TIPS TO AVOID BEING AN ORANGE COUNTY MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT STATISTIC

    Riding is risky, but it doesnt have to be. When you are well educated on motorcycle safety and drive with a few basic principles in mind, you can avoid accidents and injury. As Orange County accident attorneys we help motorcyclists recover after motorcycle accidents and get them ...

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  • 5 WAYS FOR YOU TO AVOID PEDESTRIAN ACCIDENTS IN ORANGE COUNTY

    Pedestrian accidents are on the risein 2011, they were the only group to experience anincrease in fatalities. With more people on the street, and more communities striving for walkability, pedestrians need to be aware of everything around them to stay safe. At the Law Offices of ...

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  • FIVE MOST COMMON CYCLING ACCIDENTS IN ORANGE COUNTY

    Cyclists are at every disadvantage in traffic; they are smaller, slower, lighter and less protected than anyone traveling in a car. Yet more and more people are choosing to bike to work in and around Orange County for environmental, health and financial reasons. As Orange County ...

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