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Employer Liability in Trucking Accidents

Accidents involving large commercial trucks are often caused by the negligent actions of truck drivers working for large employers. Carelessness, fatigue, violating safe practices, operating under the influence of alcohol or drugs or while distracted by a phone or another device are frequent causes of serious injury collisions. Other scenarios include: Failing to abide by…

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Marin IJ Profiled Walkup’s Bicycle Crash Study

The Marin Independent Journal profiled our firm’s newly released study that pinpoints the most dangerous areas for bicycling in Marin County. “When you know you have locations with a documented frequency of significant injuries, then I think you need to let history be your guide here,” Walkup firm’s Michael A. Kelly told @Will_S_Houston. Study highlights…

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Commercial Vehicle Insurance Requirements CA

Every vehicle on the roadway must be covered under an insurance policy. California law stipulates this, both for drivers of personal vehicles as well as commercial vehicle drivers. Commercial truck insurance requirements in California are different than the requirements for most other types of passenger vehicles. Here, we want to examine California’s commercial motor vehicle…

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Biggest Commercial Truck Insurance Providers in California

All commercial truck carriers are required to have insurance on their vehicles. Commercial truck insurance policies help provide compensation to individuals who sustain severe or fatal injuries when a crash is caused by a truck driver or trucking company. There are various providers of commercial truck insurance policies in California. Main Providers of Commercial Truck…

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12 Walkup Attorneys Recognized by “The Best Lawyers in America” – Michael A. Kelly named 2023 “Lawyer of the Year”

Walkup, Melodia, Kelly & Schoenberger is proud to announce that all firm shareholders have been listed among The Best Lawyers in America, 2023 Edition, for their outstanding results in various plaintiff law practice areas. Shareholder Michael A. Kelly has received the distinguished honor of being named 2023’s “Lawyer of the Year” in the category of Personal…

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