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November 17, 2021 | Tips & Information

What Benefits Are Available for Injured Or Sick Workers?

California adopted workers’ compensation laws to help and protect workers if they become ill or injured as a direct result of their jobs. But many people don’t realize the different …

November 10, 2021 | At the Firm, Awards & Recognition

Chain | Cohn | Clark included in 2022 U.S. News & World Report’s ‘Best Law Firms’ rankings

Chain | Cohn | Clark has been selected for inclusion in the 2022 “Best Law Firms” list by U.S. News & World Report. Law firms included in “Best Law Firms” list …

October 27, 2021 | News & Media

Local Police Departments Receive Hundreds of Thousands in Grants to Improve Traffic Safety

Local police departments have received hundreds of thousands of dollars in grants to improve traffic safety in Bakersfield and Kern County. The Bakersfield Police Department received two grants from the …

October 20, 2021 | Tips & Information, Video

What Red Flags Should You Watch Out For Before Choosing A Lawyer To Handle Your Case?

There are countless personal injury law firms out there, but not all of them are reputable. Some of them advertise themselves to be “local,” but they are not. Some of …

October 13, 2021 | News & Media

Statistics show women are more likely to be injured, die in motor vehicle crashes, and auto designs may be to blame

10,000 women die in car crashes each year because of bad auto design. That’s the headline from a new report published in Fast Company, which highlights the fact that women …

September 29, 2021 | At the Firm, Community Service, News & Media

Bakersfield’s Walk Like MADD – presented by Chain | Cohn | Clark – raises $57,000 to fight impaired driving in Kern County

Hundreds of crash victims, family members and friends, law enforcement officers and first responders, community leaders, and supporters came together Sept. 25 at the Park at River Walk to walk, …

September 22, 2021 | Tips & Information

New California traffic safety bills would allow cities to lower speed limits, close streets for recreation, decriminalize jaywalking, more

Our roadways will perhaps be a little safer after California lawmakers passed several bills recently that make safety on our roadways for drivers, pedestrians, passengers, and bicyclists a priority. Five …

September 15, 2021 | At the Firm, Cases, Community Service, News & Media

Local family hoping to spare others the heartache of fatal hit-and-run crashes, help victims and law enforcement

In the shadow of a hit-and-run tragedy, one local family is hoping to spare others the same grief they felt while helping victims, supporting law enforcement, and honoring their own …

September 8, 2021 | Tips & Information

Back to School: Tips for getting your students to campus safely

As students return to school, parents have a lot of concerns about potential dangers on their children’s campuses, but it’s important to pay attention to potential dangers on the way …

September 1, 2021 | At the Firm, Community Service, News & Media

Chain | Cohn | Clark attorney selected to 2021 Bakersfield Life Magazine’s “20 Under 40 People to Watch”

Chain | Cohn | Clark attorney Tanya D. Alsheikh has been selected as one of the 2021 “20 Under 40 People to Watch” in Bakersfield Life Magazine. The magazine’s annual …

August 25, 2021 | Community Service

MADD Kern County to host 8th annual ‘Walk Like MADD & MADD Dash’, presented by Chain | Cohn | Clark

For the eighth year, Kern County will come together on Saturday, Sept. 25, in the fight against impaired driving to proclaim, “No More Victims!” Bakersfield’s Walk Like MADD & MADD …

August 19, 2021 | At the Firm, Awards & Recognition

3 Chain | Cohn | Clark attorneys selected into ‘Best Lawyers in America’ rankings publication

Three lawyers at Chain | Cohn | Clark have been recognized in the Best Lawyers in America program, the oldest and among the most respected attorney ranking services in the …

August 11, 2021 | Tips & Information

Roadways more dangerous during summer days thanks to risky driving behavior, teenagers

Our roadways are more dangerous than ever during this time of year due to riskier driving behaviors, according to safety officials. In the last 10 years in the United States, …

August 4, 2021 | Tips & Information

Nearly one-third of nation’s Valley Fever cases are in the Central Valley. What you should know about the fungal disease, and how to stay safe.

About 10,000 cases of Valley Fever are reported every year nationwide, according to the Centers for Disease Control, with about 30% of cases occurring in the Central Valley. So it’s …

July 28, 2021 | Tips & Information

Bakersfield drivers ranked 3rd worst in America due to accident rates, DUIs, speeding

Have you been cut-off while driving recently, or seen someone run a red light, text while behind the steering wheel, or drive way over the speed limit? If you’re in …

July 14, 2021 | At the Firm, News & Media

Longtime Bakersfield attorney, former Chain | Cohn | Clark partner dies at 84

Editor’s Note: The article below was compiled from local media reports. For a column on Mr. Lemucchi written by Chain | Cohn | Clark managing partner David Cohn for the …

July 7, 2021 | News & Media

MADD Kern County honors locals fighting against DUI crimes in ceremony sponsored by Chain | Cohn | Clark

Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD), Kern County recognized and honored our local law enforcement officers, prosecutors, and other community members for their valiant efforts in helping stop DUI crimes during …

June 25, 2021 | Cases, Tips & Information

How to celebrate Fourth of July safely, avoid tragedy, and report illegal fireworks

This year’s Independence Day is perhaps extra special as our country continues to slowly come out of the COVID-19 pandemic. And what better way to celebrate than with traditional Fourth …

June 23, 2021 | Tips & Information, Video

The Reasons You Should Contact An Attorney If You’ve Been Injured On The Job

You get hurt on the job: What should you do, and when should you contact an attorney? Chain | Cohn | Clark work injury attorney Jim Yoro explains in a …

June 16, 2021 | At the Firm, Tips & Information, Video

Free Consultation? Keep These Points In Mind When Meeting With A Lawyer On Your Injury Case

You always hear about “free consultations” by lawyers, but what does that really mean, and what should a great consultation look like for someone who needs legal help? Accident and …

June 9, 2021 | Cases, Tips & Information

How to identify, report elder abuse and neglect, and raise awareness to end these tragic cases

It’s hard to imagine that anyone would deliberately want to harm an elderly person — senior citizens, after all, are some of our frailest and most vulnerable citizens. Yet, elder …

June 2, 2021 | Tips & Information

June is for summer, sunshine, and safety

With June comes summer, sun, and, we hope, safety. June is National Safety Month, an opportunity to help prevent unnecessary injuries and deaths at work, on the roads, and in …

May 19, 2021 | Tips & Information

‘Look Twice And Save A Life’. Sharing The Road Is Vital For Motorcycle Safety

Preliminary state data shows that more than 500 people were killed in motorcycle-involved crashes in 2020, and more than 11,500 people were injured in California, according to the CHP’s Statewide …

May 12, 2021 | Cases, News & Media

Arrest Made In Fatal Hit-And-Run Crash Following 9-Month Investigation, Chain | Cohn | Clark Reward Offer

A 42-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of causing the fatal hit-and-run crash last year that killed 65-year-old Deborah Ann Geneau, a case in which Chain | Cohn | Clark …

May 5, 2021 | Community Service, Tips & Information, Video

Video Campaign Sponsored by Chain | Cohn | Clark Aims to Raise Awareness of Safety, Enjoyment of Bakersfield’s Kern River Parkway

Chain | Cohn | Clark has helped launch a new video campaign focused on the safe use and enjoyment for all of Bakersfield’s Kern River Parkway — a paved trail …

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