Personal Injury Lawyers in Merced, CA

Personal Injury Lawyers in Merced, CA

Merced is located in Merced County in the San Joaquin Valley. It has a population of just over 81,000 individuals. It was incorporated in 1889 and is named after the Merced River that flows nearby. Merced is also known as the gateway to Yosemite as it is less than two hours from Yosemite National Park by car. It is also extremely close to Monterey Bay, the Pacific Ocean, and several beaches. Additionally, Merced is served by Amtrak, Merced Regional Airport, and three bus lines.
Te city is also home to the 10th University of California campus, University of California, Merced or UCM. UCM is the first research university built in the U.S. in the 21st Century.

Recreation in Merced

Merced also has many recreational opportunities including Applegate park and zoo, Bear and Black Rascal Creeks, bike trails, a skate park, a live stage theater, two movie theaters, a County Courthouse Museum, a County Library, and the Merced Multicultural Arts Center.
Additionally, Merced is home to many shopping venues, such as:

  • Merced Mall
  • Target
  • Sears
  • JCPenney
  • Kohl’s
  • BestBuy
  • Barnes & Noble
  • Lowe’s
  • WalMart

Merced has much to do for anyone who lives or travels within the area.

Personal Injury and Slip-and-Fall in Merced

Because Merced is so busy and has so many attractions, it is also the location for accidents caused by others’ negligent or reckless acts. Merced has many different shopping and recreational areas meaning premises liability is a huge issue that arises often, particularly when it comes to slip and fall accidents.
Landowners and business owners are under a duty to maintain a premises in such a way that ensures individuals who come onto the land or visit the business will not be subjected to hazardous conditions or a risk of harm. If the land or business owner fails to meet this duty, he or she could be held responsible under the law. This includes having to monetarily compensate the injured individual(s) for their damages – physical, mental, and otherwise.

Consult a Merced Personal Injury Attorney

If you, or a loved one, have been injured in a slip and fall accident caused by the negligence of a third party on their premises, you deserve to meet with an experienced premises liability attorney like the ones at Arata, Swingle, Van Egmond & Goodwin. Our top-notch legal team has been handling personal injury cases for many years, and we strive to give our clients peace of mind and assure them that we are on their side. For an initial consultation on your slip and fall claim, we welcome your call to our Merced area office at (209) 522-2211


These directions are from
Google Maps starting from:
Merced, CA 95344 Total Est. Time: 41 mins Total Est. Distance: 39.6  mi

  • Head northwest on W 25th St toward M St
  • Turn left at the 1st cross street onto M St
  • Turn right onto W 16th St
  • Merge onto CA-99 N via the ramp to Sacramento
  • Merge onto CA-99 N
  • Take the exit toward CA-132/CA-108 Vermalis Central Modesto
  • Merge onto 6th St
  • Turn right onto I St
  • Turn onto 11th St

Call Us: (209) 522-2211 We are located at: 912 11th Street, #100 Modesto, CA 95354

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