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Marin County reports high number of bicycle accidents
Kauffman Team | 20 Sep 2019
With its steep hills, winding roads, and stunning views, its no small wonder that Marin County is one of the best biking destinations in the state. But for cyclists and pedestrians alike, it’s also one of the most dangerous. In 2018, the Marin IJ...
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School Bus Passing Laws
Kauffman Team | 20 Sep 2019
From San Jose to Livermore; from Novato to Sacramento; from San Francisco to Richmond, a new school year has begun and with it school buses are busy shuttling students from home to their local school. Have you ever seen those flashing stop signa...
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San Francisco reports significant increase in pedestrian and car accidents
Kauffman Team | 20 Sep 2019
If you live in San Francisco, your risk of being involved in an auto accident is on the rise. Due to a significant population increase over the last few years, as well as the introduction of rideshare companies like Lyft and Uber, San Francisco has...
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E-Scooters Threaten Pedestrian Safety
Kauffman Team | 20 Sep 2019
The days of pedestrian only sidewalks are over. E-scooters are now in almost every major US city. Their affordability, ease of use, and convenience have made E-scooters particularly attractive to families and teenagers, all of whom can be seen caree...
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Distracted Driving – Texting and Driving
Kauffman Team | 30 Aug 2019
It seems obvious that texting while driving increases one’s chance of causing a car accident or being in one. In fact a driver texting is about 25% more likely to be a car crash compared to an attentive driver. Each year the US Department of Tran...
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Total Loss of your Car
Kauffman Team | 30 Aug 2019
When the cost of repairing a damaged vehicle is more than the value (or a percentage of the value) of the vehicle if it hadn’t been involved in an auto accident, then the vehicle is considered a total loss, or “totaled”. Your property damage ...
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Property Damage Claim
Kauffman Team | 29 Aug 2019
Property damage claims cover your motor vehicle and any personal property inside the vehicle that may have been damaged as a result of the accident. Property damage claims are typically straightforward and often resolved within the first 30 days aft...
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Kauffman & Associates is a personal injury law firm focusing exclusively on personal injury, wrongful death and accident cases, seeking equitable financial compensation for seriously injured clients and their families. Our success over the past 30 years is the result of our knowledge of personal injury law, zealous advocacy, skilled negotiation, and expert litigation strategies.