What to Do After a Pedestrian Accident in Texas

Posted in Pedestrian Accident on June 16, 2021

Texas drivers have a responsibility to drive safely, which includes following all traffic laws and remaining aware of pedestrians on the road. Unfortunately, not all drivers are careful around others on the road, leading to serious collisions and severe injuries to pedestrians. If you are in a pedestrian accident in Texas, you may have grounds… read more

Safety Tips for Bicyclists and Pedestrians

Posted in Bicycle Accident,Pedestrian Accident on June 9, 2021

For many Texas residents, walking or cycling from place to place is a convenient and affordable mode of transportation. Unfortunately, bicyclists and pedestrians are often at risk of an accident with a motor vehicle. Because a car is much larger and heavier than the average person, these collisions can be devastating. However, there are steps… read more

Lack of Evasive Action in a Car Accident in Texas

Posted in Car Accident,Driving Safety Tips on June 2, 2021

As drivers, we have a duty to uphold all applicable traffic laws and operate our vehicles safely. Since Texas is a fault insurance state, any driver who causes an accident must pay for the damages of any injured victims. Many factors can contribute to these accidents, from inclement road and weather conditions to negligent driving… read more

Workplace Accident Without Workers’ Compensation: Texas Non-Subscriber Employer

Posted in Personal Injury,Worker compensation on May 26, 2021

If you are injured at work, you can face significant hardship. You may need to pay for extensive medical care, lose weeks of wages, or be unable to return to your previous position at all. In many cases, Texas employees have the right to file a workers’ compensation claim to recover benefits that can help… read more

Suffering a Car Accident With an Uninsured Driver in Texas

Posted in Motor Vehicle Accidents on May 17, 2021

After a Texas car accident, you may be eligible for financial compensation. Since Texas follows a fault-based system after collisions, you could file an insurance claim or personal injury lawsuit against the driver responsible for the accident. Unfortunately, not all drivers comply with the state’s car insurance laws. If you are in an accident with… read more

Benefits of Hiring a Car Accident Lawyer For Your Claim

Posted in Motor Vehicle Accidents on May 10, 2021

After a car accident, many people try to handle their insurance claims without the help of an attorney. While you may not require legal representation for very minor crashes, cases involving injuries or property damage often require additional assistance. In these situations, a car accident lawyer can provide significant benefits for your case. #1: Dealing… read more

What Is Personal Injury Protection Insurance?

Posted in Motor Vehicle Accidents,Personal Injury on April 30, 2021

After a car accident, you may wonder who is responsible for your damages. Texas is a fault accident state, requiring at-fault drivers to pay for their victims’ losses using liability insurance. If someone else caused your accident, you can hold him or her liable for your medical expenses, vehicle repairs, and other damages. In situations… read more

Economic and Non-Economic Damages in a Personal Injury Claim

Posted in Personal Injury on April 22, 2021

After an accident in Texas, you may be eligible for financial compensation through a personal injury lawsuit. The purpose of a personal injury claim is to compensate the injured victim for the losses he or she sustained due to the at-fault party’s actions. If you can successfully prove the at-fault party’s negligence, you can receive… read more

Top Questions to Ask a Personal Injury Attorney

Posted in Personal Injury on April 19, 2021

After an accident, you may have grounds to file a lawsuit or insurance claim against the at-fault party and recover compensation for your injuries. However, navigating the personal injury litigation process can be difficult without an attorney on your side. Choosing the right lawyer to handle your claim can be a challenge, but asking the… read more

Safety Tips for Driving at Night

Posted in Driving Safety Tips on April 12, 2021

Driving at night can be very dangerous. According to the National Safety Council (NSC), fatal crashes tend to peak during darker times of the day—with low visibility, fatigued driving, and driving under the influence contributing to these statistics. While driving at night, it is very important for Texas drivers to remain vigilant, practice defensive driving,… read more

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