San Diego Injury Accident Attorney Blog Spot

San Diego-based attorney Mark C. Blane keeps a blog on his website with regularly posted messages on a wide range of issues related to his practice and focus areas: major traumas like brain and spinal cord damage, insurance companies' practices, case settlements, court decisions and legal news, pedestrian and cyclists accidents, premises owners' and occupiers' responsibilities, dog bites, and unsafe products, etc.  Request a regular feed on subjects of interest to you or visit us frequently to stay up to date.

Simply choose a practice area from the drop-down menu below to read news and information about accidents, injuries, and cases similar to yours.  You will be kept informed on important legal developments in a wide-variety of injury cases and the law. 

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  • Chula Vista Attorney Warns Against Personal Injury Defenses After Your Accident After a California accident, adjusters will use tactics to pay you the least amount of money for your injuries. Call a Chula Vista attorney: 1-888-845-6269.
  • Personal Injury Defenses Used by Insurance Companies After Your California Crash Insurance companies will use personal injury defenses to harm your claim. Call a San Diego personal injury lawyer for help: 1-888-845-6269 or 619-813-7955.
  • How Technology Can Be Used in Trial on a California Personal Injury Case VIDEO BLOG: Using Technology in a California Personal Injury Trial In today’s digital and technology-driven world, it is a good idea to use technology to present your case in court. Simply presenting evidence orally is quickly becoming outdated and even boring. Whether it is a powerpoint presentation, a keynote presentation, a slideshow or a video, technology is an innovative way to present your evidence in court. For example, if you can take a video of your injuries right after they happen, it will be much more powerful to present that video in court than to just show pictures of your injuries.
  • Useful Tips After a California Injury Accident VIDEO BLOG: Useful Tips after a California Injury Accident The time immediately following an accident is often shocking, difficult and confusing.
  • San Diego Accident Attorney Mark C. Blanes Explains How to Navigate his Injury Website VIDEO BLOG: San Diego Accident Attorney Mark C. Blane Explains how to Navigate his Injury Website www.blanelaw.com Southern California Accident Lawyer, Mark C. Blane, explains how in today’s digital age, many people get a lot of their news and information from the Internet. The purpose of Mark C. Blane’s website is to inform current and potential clients about the nature of their accidents and injuries and what they can do to seek legal help. Whether you have had a burn injury, dog bite, boating accident, or any number of other accidents and personal injuries, help can be found on www.blanelaw.com.
  • Hiring a Specialized California Personal Injury Lawyer VIDEO BLOG: What To Look For In A California Injury Lawyer If you have been injured in a Southern California accident and are looking to hire an attorney, you should only consider hiring one that specializes in personal injury law. San Diego injury attorney Mark C. Blane explains in this video the importance of such a decision for your case and settlement outcome.
  • Tips in Choosing a California Accident/Injury Lawyer VIDEO BLOG: Tips In Choosing a California Personal Injury Lawyer San Diego Personal Injury Attorney Mark C. Blane shares some of his insights with what you need to look out for when choosing an injury lawyer for your specific case. Not all lawyers are created equal.
  • Calfiornia Nursing Home Negligence - Elder Abuse VIDEO BLOG: California Nursing Home Nelgience - Elder Abuse Unfortunately, elder and nursing home abuse is a problem prevalent not only in California, but in the entire United States. As with any form of abuse, it is devastating both physically and emotionally, not only to the victim, but also to their family.
  • What is a Contingency Fee in a California Personal Injury Case? VIDEO BLOG: California Personal Injury Case on a "Contigency Fee" One of the main reasons people do not hire attorneys is because they do not think they can afford it. It is true that lawyers can be expensive, and if you end up losing your case, that’s just another expense that you have to pay with money you may not have. At the Law Offices of Mark C. Blane, we understand that you are seeking our help because you want a positive result to your case, not to throw away your money. That is why we operate under a contingency fee, meaning that we do not charge anything for our fees, time or costs until we win your case.
  • How Insurance Companies Obtain Settlement Value on a Personal Injury Case VIDEO BLOG: How Insurance Companies Obtain Settlement Value on a Personal Injury Case Using Computer Software Technology San Diego injury attorney Mark C. Blane explains in this video how insurance companies obtain a settlement value for an injury case. If you have been injured in a Southern California accident, you should watch this video to find out more about the process. Most insurance companies use computer software programs to come up with a value for your personal injury case. However, some still use paper formats. Either way, the insurance adjustors manually input evidence into these programs.
  • How Do Different California Zip Codes Affect Your Personal Injury Case Value? VIDEO BLOG: How Different California Zip Codes Can Affect the Value of YOUR Personal Injury Case Southern California injury attorney Mark C. Blane explains in this video how insurance companies use computer software programs to obtain settlement values for injury cases. Did you know that zip codes matter and are evaluated in your Southern California accident settlement? Watch this video to find out more.
  • How Long Will My Personal Injury Take? By San Diego Accident Law Firm VIDEO BLOG: The Length of Time my California Personal Injury Case Will Take In this video, San Diego injury attorney Mark C. Blane explains the uniqueness of every personal injury case. The length of your personal injury case can be unpredictable, since it depends on three factors. Watch this video to learn more.
  • Do I Need to Hire a Personal Injury Lawyer for my California Injury Case? VIDEO BLOG: Do You Need an Injury Lawyer for your Personal Injury Case? Mark C. Blane, a San Diego personal injury lawyer, advises injured victims on whether or not they need an attorney. Watch this video to find out if you need to hire an attorney for your personal injury case. In this video, attorney Mark C. Blane explains that not every injury case requires legal aid. You may be able to settle your case by yourself if the following are true: you are the victim of a minor accident, you have visited the hospital and your doctor for a medical exam, you do not need surgery, and the doctor reports that you are in normal bodily condition.
  • What is my Personal Injury Case Worth? by California Injury Lawyer VIDEO BLOG: How Long Will My California Personal Injury Case Take? Southern California Personal Injury Attorney Mark C. Blane discusses how one of the first questions which enters an accident victim’s mind is, what is my case worth? Until you know the answer to this question, it can be difficult to determine whether or not you should hire an attorney to take on your case. There are a number of factors which determine the worth of your case.
  • Proactive Medical Care Makes the Difference on a California Injury Case VIDEO BLOG: Proactive Medical Care Makes a Huge Difference in the Success of your California Personal Injury Case If you have been injured in a Southern California accident and are looking to hire an attorney, you should watch this video clip from injury attorney Mark C. Blane. He explains what makes a good lawyer and what you need to look for when hiring onea lawyer to represent your California personal injury case. One lawyer can differ from another in how actively he works with your medical care and findings. The evidence of your case hinges on your medical findings. You want to hire someone who knows how to manage these findings and who will guide you through the process.