An off-duty California Highway Patrol officer was involved in a motorcycle accident over the weekend in El Centro.
An El Cajon jury awarded a former Navy sailor $7.5 million for injuries he sustained in a 2007 motorcycle accident.
According to SantaMariaTimes.com, California motorcycle accident deaths dropped by 10 percent in 2010. Additionally, California motorcycle accident fatalities dropped to 394 in 2009 from 560 in 2008, the first decrease since 1998. Experts point to the California helmet law as a possible reason for fewer deaths.
Motorcycles account for a small percentage of traffic on the road, but account for almost 13 percent of all accidents. The motorcycle driver is far more vulnerable to a car, truck or other vehicle. If you, or someone you love, is involved in a Los Angeles motorcycle accident, then here are the steps you should follow.