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Case Types: Wrongful Death -  | Motor Vehicle - Left Turn | Motor Vehicle - Wrong Way | Transportation - Roadways | Motor Vehicle - Motorcycle | Premises Liability - Failure to Warn | Premises Liability - Dangerous Condition 

Case: Eileen Annocki, Joseph Annocki, Sr., and Michael Annocki v. Terry Allen Turner; Geoffrey's Malibu Inc., Fox Rent A Car Inc., California Department of Transportation, and the People of the State of California

State: CA

Date: 2017-12-08

Experts: Christopher A. Gayner M.S. (Santa Barbara, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On the night of March 16, 2011, plaintiffs' decedent Joseph Annocki, 41, was operating his motorcycle on southbound Pacific Coast Highway when a vehicle operated by Terry Turner, a tourist from Oklah...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Red Light | Motor Vehicle - Rear-ender 

Case: Diann Price Zarate v. Reyes Gormino, Elco Filtration/Testing Co., Cameron West Coast Inc., and Does 1-15

State: CA

Date: 2015-09-16

Experts: Christopher A. Gayner M.S. (Santa Barbara, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On March 5, 2012, plaintiff Diann Zarate, a hairdresser in her 40s, was stopped for a red light on Sepulveda Boulevard, in Los Angeles. While her vehicle was stopped, it was rear-ended by a vehicle o...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Lane Change | Motor Vehicle - Multiple Vehicle 

Case: Maryanne Knight v. Ramsey Asphalt Construction Corporation and Estate of Melvin E. Dworak, III

State: CA

Date: 2015-04-21

Experts: Christopher A. Gayner M.S. (Santa Barbara, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On Oct. 4, 2011, plaintiff Maryanne Knight, 50, an IT manager, was traveling in her 2003 Toyota on southbound U.S. Highway 101. When she was just south of the La Cumbre overcrossing, her vehicle was ...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Broadside | Motor Vehicle - Passenger | Motor Vehicle - Intersection 

Case: Margarita Aguayo v. Kenneth Owens

State: CA

Date: 2014-05-06

Experts: Christopher A. Gayner (San Luis Obispo, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On Dec. 24, 2010, plaintiff Margarita Aguayo, 63, a dishwasher, was a front seat passenger in a vehicle that was operated by her husband and that was traveling on southbound Hale Avenue in Morgan Hil...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Rear-ender | Motor Vehicle - Intersection 

Case: Piboon Borriboonratana v. Otilia Villasenor, and Does 1 through 50

State: CA

Date: 2014-04-21

Experts: Christopher A. Gayner (San Luis Obispo, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On July 9, 2010, at approximately 4 p.m., plaintiff Piboon Borriboonratana, 61, a lab technician, was driving east on Alondra Boulevard in Paramount when he reached the intersection with Georgia Aven...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Bicycle | Motor Vehicle - Intersection 

Case: Edward L. Hendrickson v. Tomai T. Dizon

State: CA

Date: 2013-09-11

Experts: Christopher A. Gayner (Santa Barbara, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On Jan. 14, 2010, plaintiff Edward Hendrickson, a self-employed landlord and computer technician in his 50s, was riding his Cannondale bicycle on southbound Fairmont Way in Rancho Cucamonga when he e...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Animal | Motor Vehicle - Rear-ender 

Case: Luis M. Sandoval v. Ajay Prakash Shingal

State: CA

Date: 2013-05-08

Experts: Christopher A. Gayner (San Luis Obispo, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On June 12, 2010, at 9:30 p.m., plaintiff Luis Sandoval, an unemployed 38 year old, and his cousin were riding their horses in or near the westbound lane of Clayton Road in San Jose when Sandoval's w...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Bicycle | Motor Vehicle - Stop Sign | Motor Vehicle - Visibility | Motor Vehicle - Intersection 

Case: Sergio Cruz-Garcia v. Charles Shaffner

State: CA

Date: 2011-06-14

Experts: Christopher A. Gayner (San Luis Obispo, CA) Accident Investigation & Reconstruction/ Failure Analysis/Product Liability

Summary: In the early evening of Nov. 12, 2008, plaintiff Sergio Cruz-Garcia, 30, a busboy, was riding his bicycle eastbound on Williams Road, toward Phelps Avenue, in San Jose. Williams and Phelps is a T-int...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Speeding | Motor Vehicle - Passenger | Motor Vehicle - Rear-ender | Motor Vehicle - Alcohol Involvement-Defendant 

Case: Nell Weiss v. Chad Cope

State: CA

Date: 2009-07-22

Experts: Christopher A. Gayner (Santa Barbara, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On June 24, 2007, at approximately 4:50 a.m., plaintiff Nell Weiss was a passenger in a car that was on the northbound side of U.S. 101 in Santa Barbara. The vehicle was rear-ended by a car driven by...

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Case Types: Government -  | Motor Vehicle - U-Turn 

Case: Deborah Weir v. State of California

State: CA

Date: 2005-02-04

Experts: Christopher A. Gayner (Santa Barbara, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On May 21, 2003, at 6:57 p.m., plaintiff Deborah Weir, 50, a lead customer care coordinator, was driving her 2002 Mercury on SR-1 in Santa Barbara County when a California Highway Patrolman, while in...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Pedestrian 

Case: Marcia Burns v. Bernice Greene, Caruso Affiliated Holdings LLC, Caruso Management Co. Ltd., Caruso Property Management Inc., Century Investments Inc., and City of Calabasas

State: CA

Date: 2002-11-08

Experts: Christopher A. Gayner (Santa Barbara, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: At or about 4:30 p.m. in the afternoon, plaintiff Marcia Burns, a 71-year-old social worker, was a pedestrian in a parking lot outside of the Ralphs grocery store at the Calabasas Commons. While she ...

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Case Types: Negligence -  

Case: Patrick Higgins, Yvette Higgins and Tylor Higgins v. Budget Rent-A-Car, State of California, Oliver & Winston dba Winston Tire Co. Inc.

State: CA

Date: 2001-05-10

Experts: Christopher A. Gayner (Santa Barbara, CA) Accident Investigation & Reconstruction/ Failure Analysis/Product Liability

Summary: March 5, 1995, at 12:30 p.m., plaintiff Patrick Higgins, a 32-year-old electrical contractor, and his passengers, Yvette Higgins, a 27-year-old office manager, and their two-year-old child, Tylor Hig...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Left Turn | Motor Vehicle - Intersection | Motor Vehicle - Tractor-Trailer 

Case: Simon Levi; Mazal Hakim; and Guy Levy v. Lacerial Pearson; Global Van Lines; and Amador Worldwide Moving and Storage

State: CA

Date: 1998-09-14

Experts: Christopher A. Gayner (Santa Barbara, CA) Accident Investigation & Reconstruction/ Failure Analysis/Product Liability

Summary: Dec. 30, 1995, plaintiffs Levi, a 40-year-old ornamental metalworker, Hakim, his 39-year-old wife, and Levy, their 20-year-old son, were injured while traveling on the 101 Freeway in San Luis Obispo ...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle -  | Products Liability -  

Case: Lela Ann Day v. Ford Motor Company

State: CA

Date: 1997-11-06

Experts: Christopher A. Gayner (Santa Barbara, CA) Accident Investigation & Reconstruction/ Failure Analysis/Product Liability

Summary: Facts: 1/23/92: Plaintiff, a 22 year-old student, drove in excess of 65 miles per hour on Sierra Highway in Lancaster. The auto was equipped with a motorized shoulder and manual lap belt. Plaintiff, ...

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Case Types: Wrongful Death -  | Motor Vehicle - Left Turn | Motor Vehicle - Wrong Way | Transportation - Roadways | Motor Vehicle - Motorcycle | Premises Liability - Failure to Warn | Premises Liability - Dangerous Condition 

Case: Eileen Annocki, Joseph Annocki, Sr., and Michael Annocki v. Terry Allen Turner; Geoffrey's Malibu Inc., Fox Rent A Car Inc., California Department of Transportation, and the People of the State of California

State: CA

Date: 2017-12-08

Experts: Christopher A. Gayner M.S. (Santa Barbara, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On the night of March 16, 2011, plaintiffs' decedent Joseph Annocki, 41, was operating his motorcycle on southbound Pacific Coast Highway when a vehicle operated by Terry Turner, a tourist from Oklah...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Red Light | Motor Vehicle - Rear-ender 

Case: Diann Price Zarate v. Reyes Gormino, Elco Filtration/Testing Co., Cameron West Coast Inc., and Does 1-15

State: CA

Date: 2015-09-16

Experts: Christopher A. Gayner M.S. (Santa Barbara, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On March 5, 2012, plaintiff Diann Zarate, a hairdresser in her 40s, was stopped for a red light on Sepulveda Boulevard, in Los Angeles. While her vehicle was stopped, it was rear-ended by a vehicle o...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Lane Change | Motor Vehicle - Multiple Vehicle 

Case: Maryanne Knight v. Ramsey Asphalt Construction Corporation and Estate of Melvin E. Dworak, III

State: CA

Date: 2015-04-21

Experts: Christopher A. Gayner M.S. (Santa Barbara, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On Oct. 4, 2011, plaintiff Maryanne Knight, 50, an IT manager, was traveling in her 2003 Toyota on southbound U.S. Highway 101. When she was just south of the La Cumbre overcrossing, her vehicle was ...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Broadside | Motor Vehicle - Passenger | Motor Vehicle - Intersection 

Case: Margarita Aguayo v. Kenneth Owens

State: CA

Date: 2014-05-06

Experts: Christopher A. Gayner (San Luis Obispo, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On Dec. 24, 2010, plaintiff Margarita Aguayo, 63, a dishwasher, was a front seat passenger in a vehicle that was operated by her husband and that was traveling on southbound Hale Avenue in Morgan Hil...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Rear-ender | Motor Vehicle - Intersection 

Case: Piboon Borriboonratana v. Otilia Villasenor, and Does 1 through 50

State: CA

Date: 2014-04-21

Experts: Christopher A. Gayner (San Luis Obispo, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On July 9, 2010, at approximately 4 p.m., plaintiff Piboon Borriboonratana, 61, a lab technician, was driving east on Alondra Boulevard in Paramount when he reached the intersection with Georgia Aven...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Bicycle | Motor Vehicle - Intersection 

Case: Edward L. Hendrickson v. Tomai T. Dizon

State: CA

Date: 2013-09-11

Experts: Christopher A. Gayner (Santa Barbara, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On Jan. 14, 2010, plaintiff Edward Hendrickson, a self-employed landlord and computer technician in his 50s, was riding his Cannondale bicycle on southbound Fairmont Way in Rancho Cucamonga when he e...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Animal | Motor Vehicle - Rear-ender 

Case: Luis M. Sandoval v. Ajay Prakash Shingal

State: CA

Date: 2013-05-08

Experts: Christopher A. Gayner (San Luis Obispo, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On June 12, 2010, at 9:30 p.m., plaintiff Luis Sandoval, an unemployed 38 year old, and his cousin were riding their horses in or near the westbound lane of Clayton Road in San Jose when Sandoval's w...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Bicycle | Motor Vehicle - Stop Sign | Motor Vehicle - Visibility | Motor Vehicle - Intersection 

Case: Sergio Cruz-Garcia v. Charles Shaffner

State: CA

Date: 2011-06-14

Experts: Christopher A. Gayner (San Luis Obispo, CA) Accident Investigation & Reconstruction/ Failure Analysis/Product Liability

Summary: In the early evening of Nov. 12, 2008, plaintiff Sergio Cruz-Garcia, 30, a busboy, was riding his bicycle eastbound on Williams Road, toward Phelps Avenue, in San Jose. Williams and Phelps is a T-int...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Speeding | Motor Vehicle - Passenger | Motor Vehicle - Rear-ender | Motor Vehicle - Alcohol Involvement-Defendant 

Case: Nell Weiss v. Chad Cope

State: CA

Date: 2009-07-22

Experts: Christopher A. Gayner (Santa Barbara, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On June 24, 2007, at approximately 4:50 a.m., plaintiff Nell Weiss was a passenger in a car that was on the northbound side of U.S. 101 in Santa Barbara. The vehicle was rear-ended by a car driven by...

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Case Types: Government -  | Motor Vehicle - U-Turn 

Case: Deborah Weir v. State of California

State: CA

Date: 2005-02-04

Experts: Christopher A. Gayner (Santa Barbara, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: On May 21, 2003, at 6:57 p.m., plaintiff Deborah Weir, 50, a lead customer care coordinator, was driving her 2002 Mercury on SR-1 in Santa Barbara County when a California Highway Patrolman, while in...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Pedestrian 

Case: Marcia Burns v. Bernice Greene, Caruso Affiliated Holdings LLC, Caruso Management Co. Ltd., Caruso Property Management Inc., Century Investments Inc., and City of Calabasas

State: CA

Date: 2002-11-08

Experts: Christopher A. Gayner (Santa Barbara, CA) Accident Reconstruction

Summary: At or about 4:30 p.m. in the afternoon, plaintiff Marcia Burns, a 71-year-old social worker, was a pedestrian in a parking lot outside of the Ralphs grocery store at the Calabasas Commons. While she ...

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Case Types: Negligence -  

Case: Patrick Higgins, Yvette Higgins and Tylor Higgins v. Budget Rent-A-Car, State of California, Oliver & Winston dba Winston Tire Co. Inc.

State: CA

Date: 2001-05-10

Experts: Christopher A. Gayner (Santa Barbara, CA) Accident Investigation & Reconstruction/ Failure Analysis/Product Liability

Summary: March 5, 1995, at 12:30 p.m., plaintiff Patrick Higgins, a 32-year-old electrical contractor, and his passengers, Yvette Higgins, a 27-year-old office manager, and their two-year-old child, Tylor Hig...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle - Left Turn | Motor Vehicle - Intersection | Motor Vehicle - Tractor-Trailer 

Case: Simon Levi; Mazal Hakim; and Guy Levy v. Lacerial Pearson; Global Van Lines; and Amador Worldwide Moving and Storage

State: CA

Date: 1998-09-14

Experts: Christopher A. Gayner (Santa Barbara, CA) Accident Investigation & Reconstruction/ Failure Analysis/Product Liability

Summary: Dec. 30, 1995, plaintiffs Levi, a 40-year-old ornamental metalworker, Hakim, his 39-year-old wife, and Levy, their 20-year-old son, were injured while traveling on the 101 Freeway in San Luis Obispo ...

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Case Types: Motor Vehicle -  | Products Liability -  

Case: Lela Ann Day v. Ford Motor Company

State: CA

Date: 1997-11-06

Experts: Christopher A. Gayner (Santa Barbara, CA) Accident Investigation & Reconstruction/ Failure Analysis/Product Liability

Summary: Facts: 1/23/92: Plaintiff, a 22 year-old student, drove in excess of 65 miles per hour on Sierra Highway in Lancaster. The auto was equipped with a motorized shoulder and manual lap belt. Plaintiff, ...