Factors That Impact the Value of a Personal Injury Case

Posted in Personal Injury on November 25, 2020

Personal injury claims allow you to collect funds for the economic, or financial, losses you suffered, as well as the physical and emotional pain you endured. When you file this type of claim, you may wonder how much compensation you can expect to receive at the conclusion of your case. Every case is different, and… read more

What Is the Statute of Limitations for a Personal Injury Claim in Texas?

Posted in Uncategorized on August 31, 2020

If you sustain an injury due to someone else’s negligent actions, you may qualify for compensation through a personal injury claim in Texas civil court. However, not everyone who experiences a personal injury is eligible to collect these funds — especially if the accident occurred many years ago. Texas’s statute of limitations imposes a strict… read more

Texas Bicycle Laws: What You Need To Know

Posted in Driving Safety Tips on August 25, 2020

Riding a bicycle on Texas roads can be dangerous, especially if you are cycling near cars, trucks, and other large motor vehicles. To protect cyclists from injury, the Texas Transportation Code outlines specific rules and regulations each person who rides a bicycle must follow when riding. Understanding these laws can help prevent harm during your… read more

Hurricane Hanna Storm Damage Claims

Posted in Uncategorized on August 6, 2020

If Hurricane Hanna Caused Damage to Your Home or Business, follow these steps… STEP 1: File a Hurricane Hanna Storm Damage Claim Call your insurance company. They will ask you questions about the damage (i.e. where your property was damaged, extend of damages, date of storm, etc.). Let the insurance company what you have done… read more

How Will COVID-19 Affect My Car Accident Claim in Texas?

Posted in Uncategorized on July 28, 2020

Car accidents can happen in any place, at any time — including a global pandemic. If you suffer injuries in a Texas car accident during COVID-19, you may wonder if the virus will impact your ability to collect compensation for your damages. Like many other aspects of daily life, COVID-19 may delay your case’s timeline,… read more

How Will Coronavirus Affect My Personal Injury Claim in Texas?

Posted in Uncategorized on July 28, 2020

Like others around the world, the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting the lives of Texans in significant ways. From school closures to work from home orders, the novel coronavirus is slowing operations across multiple sectors — including legal proceedings. If you are in the process of filing a personal injury lawsuit, COVID-19 may impact the timeline… read more

When Do Salaried Employees Get Paid Overtime in Texas?

Posted in Wage & Overtime Violation on April 20, 2020

Texans pride themselves in their hard work and they have the right to be compensated fairly for that effort. It can be difficult for employees to understand the benefits of workers’ compensation, especially depending on the type of employment they fall under. Thankfully, the experienced McAllen workers compensation lawyer, Rafael De La Garza, can make… read more

Injured on the Job? The First Steps You Need to Take If You’ve Been Hurt at Work

Posted in Worker compensation on March 10, 2020

If you’ve been injured on the job in Texas, one of the most important steps you can take is to educate yourself about your situation. While it is important to know more about your workers’ compensation claims process, learning what other options you have can put you ahead of the curve. While the McAllen workplace… read more

Massive Explosion in Northeast Houston

Posted in Premises Liability,Property Damage on January 25, 2020

An explosion at a utility, mining, and chemical plant early Friday morning has left 2 dead, one missing, and a mile wide swath of destruction to the surrounding area. What We Know about the Explosion So Far Houston authorities have reported that around 4:20 a.m. Friday, January 24, a powerful explosion occurred at the manufacturing… read more

What to Do If You Suffer a Winter-Weather Related Personal Injury in Texas

Posted in Premises Liability on January 21, 2020

While winter weather-related accidents may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Texas winters, there are plenty of areas throughout the state that do see some snow and ice. In these types of conditions, the chances of a personal injury can increase. If you are in a winter accident… read more

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