Over the past few years, as ride sharing has become more and more prevalent, government regulation has sought to make it safer for the riders. . . but what about the Uber and Lyft drivers? What about their safety? What happens to ride share drivers when they get in an accident or are injured while […]
Ride Share Drivers: What You Need to Know About Insurance
Mar 29 , 2016
California Ride Sharing Just Got Safer
Mar 14 , 2016
On January 1 of this year, a new California law (AB1422) went into effect to make ride sharing safer. The law makes ride sharing companies more accountable for their drivers. The new law requires the DMV to provide Transportation Network Companies (TNC) with current and prospective drivers’ records, AND the DMV is required to immediately […]
Does California Need a Change to the Lane Splitting Law in Order to Prevent Motorcycle Accidents?
Mar 2 , 2016
California is the only state in the nation to allow motorcycles to split lanes while driving in traffic. Drivers frequently get irritated by motorcyclists that split lanes and pass them cruising through the traffic, while they have to sit there stopped in traffic. Lane splitting, when not done safely, can be very dangerous, and […]
Insurance: How much is enough?
Dec 17 , 2015
As personal injury attorneys that focus on auto accidents, we are often asked: “How much insurance is enough?” The answer to this is always: “It depends on what you have to lose.” Generally, if you own your home, or have significant personal assets or wealth, then you want to have more coverage. First, it is […]
Wrongful Death – Auto Accidents Causing Death
Nov 8 , 2015
Losing a loved one is a horrific experience and it is even more so when it is due to an accident caused by a third party. Whether it is a simple fender bender or a multi-car pile up, no excuse can bring your loved one back, nor can anything or anyone say or do anything […]
Voted Best DUI Firm by SF Weekly Readers Poll
May 13 , 2015
This year, in the SF Weekly Readers Poll for the Best of San Francisco 2015 Issue, Beahm Law was voted Best DUI Firm in San Francisco. We at Beahm Law would like to thank the community and the SF Weekly team for this honor. As many of our former clients can attest, we take pride […]
No Insurance Company is “On Your Side”
Mar 16 , 2015
We all have our favorite commercials, after all millions of dollars have been spent by insurance companies designing advertisements to amuse us so we remember them. Whether it’s “Jake from State Farm” or the Geico Gekko, insurance companies are trying to sell consumers on their services, yet they never explain how their service is actually […]
Injured in an Accident? Don’t Delay!
Dec 5 , 2014
Recovering from any injury takes time, patience and perseverance. Everyone knows that getting the advice of a medical professional and personal injury lawyer early on is critical to recovering from injuries. Doctors will perform tests, take x-rays, and do other diagnostics to understand each particular injury so they can get their patient on the road to […]
The Most Important Thing to Do if You Are Injured in an Auto Accident?
Nov 23 , 2014
Car crashes happen every day, ranging from minor fender benders to fatal mult-icar crashes. The thing that most don’t realize is that those minor fender benders can have long lasting effects as devastating as the fatal accidents. Aggravation of old injuries can occur in even the small accidents and can end up leading to major […]