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Coto de Caza Accident Lawyer

Coto de Caza is a suburban planned community in Southern Orange County. It is one of Orange Countyís oldest and most expensive master-planned communities. The building of Coto de Caza began in 1968, and it was finished in 2003. Coto de Caza is a private community of about 14, 866 residents, according to the 2010 census.

This beautiful city has many recreational activities available. It has two 18-hole golf courses and two clubhouses. At these clubs, there are also tennis courts and swimming pools. There is also a large fitness center with state of the art equipment and spas. The Thomas F. Riley Wilderness Park is also located in Coto de Caza. It surrounds Coto de Caza on its eastern, northern, and southern borders. This park is a Wildlife and Plant sanctuary. It is known for its biological diversity as well as the oak groves, sycamores, and creeks. There are mountain lions native to the park. The park also has 6 miles of equestrian, hiking, and bike trails.

Coto de Caza is a safe and welcoming community. Unfortunately, just like any other city, there is a risk of a car accident. Car accidents are a traumatic and horrible experience. Survivors of car accidents often sustain serious injuries, which often mean extended hospital stays and time away from work. Car accidents often cause serious property damage.

After a car accident, you will probably feel scared and in shock. Stay calm. You should check to see that you donít have any injuries. If you can pull over to a safe location, put your emergency lights on. Check to see if any other drivers involved are ok. Do not admit fault, even if you were at fault. Try to limit the conversation between you and the other drivers involved. You do not want to incriminate yourself.

You should file a police report, after an accident. Police officers can help determine who is at fault. Officers will also prevent any drivers from getting confrontational. You can also get a copy of the police report. Take note of the date and location of the accident, names of drivers involved, and the name and badge number of the officer who wrote the report. To obtain the police report, you will need all of this information.

If you were injured in the accident, you should get copies of all the medical records and billing information. The medical records should include records from any providers you saw, treatment, diagnoses, recommended treatments, prescribed medications, and the suggestions offered by your health care provider.

Some common injuries victims sustain in car accidents are head, neck, back, and face injuries. There may also be psychological injuries. Head injuries are common injuries suffered by drivers and passengers. It can be anything from a mild concussion to traumatic brain injuries. There may not be external signs of injuries. This is why going to a doctor of after an accident is incredibly important.

Neck injuries are also quite common. A mild form of neck injury is whiplash. Whiplash is a quite common injury after a car accident. It is caused when there is a sudden deceleration of a car. The sudden deceleration causes the personís head to whip back. As a result, the neck is strained. Some whiplash symptoms include shoulder pain or stiffness, headaches, and dizziness. Symptoms can develop immediately after the accident. Whiplash injuries can take anywhere from a week to several months to heal.

Back injuries from an accident include a sprain, strain, fracture, or even lumbar spine injury. Some of the symptoms from serious injuries can take some time to show up. A back injury can be quite long lasting and painful.

Face injuries include any injuries to the face. This can be a cut or a bruise from a steering wheel, airbag, shattered glass, and more. Injuries can be quite minor. Serious facial injuries include fractures and TMJ.

If you are ever in a car accident, you should contact a Coto de Caza car accident lawyer. Car insurance can cover some of the costs of a car accident, but a car accident lawyer can help you seek maximum damages for your losses. Do not hesitate to contact the Law Offices of Dara Khajavi. There are absolutely no costs until your case is won. Our expert lawyers are fully prepared to handle your case. Call us today for a free consultation.

 


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