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Criminal Charges – How Do They Affect Car Accident Cases?

Although personal injury lawsuits are civil cases against a person or entity that caused your injuries, there are times when criminal charges levied on the defendant could come into play.

Traffic citations, DWI tickets, and other applicable criminal charges resulting from your accident may be presented in court by your [...]

Why Tanker Truck Rollover Accidents Need Special Handling!

Tanker rollovers are some of the more dangerous crashes that truck accident lawyers see today that cause incredible amounts of damage and frequently result in serious and fatal injuries.

They are not that uncommon as tankers transporting liquid cargo are much more likely to roll over than any other type [...]

Are New Car Safety Systems Effective – or Distracting?

Distracted driving continues to be a prime cause of serious car accidents today, with some surprising contributing factors.

Personal injury lawyers are finding more instances where on-board technology that is meant to make driving safer is actually having the opposite effect.

It leaves even the accident attorneys representing these cases [...]

How to Avoid Serious Car Accidents in Big Texas Cities!

There’s a lot to see and do in big metroplexes, especially in some of the beautiful cities in Texas.

On unavoidable obstacle is that bigger cities are notorious for their traffic congestion and car accidents, even minor fender benders, are notoriously common.

Even though some smaller Texas cities. - and [...]

18 Wheelers – Federal Laws To Prevent Big Rig Accidents!

Of all the traffic accidents that happen on U.S. roadways and highways, 18 wheeler accidents are among the worst to take place, causing the highest amount of damage and greatest loss of life.

The latest NHTSA report on large truck statistics states that as of 2017, there were 4,761 fatal [...]

How to Deal With Text Messages in Discovery!

In this digital age, the discovery process can be a complex one for lawyers, especially considering the many ways that people communicate today.

At the forefront is text messaging, ;a popular communication method that 97% of Americans use daily and is the top method of communication for Americans under the [...]

Why Should I Settle My Personal Injury Case Out of Court?

An important role that your lawyer plays in your personal injury claim case is that of advisor, especially when it comes to knowing when to pursue a trail versus when to settle out of court.

Even though going to court may be warranted in certain cases, if both sides cannot [...]

Does Texas Consider Contributory Negligence in Truck Accidents?

Millions of car and truck accidents occur every year in the United States, events that are responsible for millions of injuries, tens of thousands of fatalities, and have a monetary cost of $871 billion1 in damages and compensation to those affected.

Those involved in accidents often ask Texas truck accident [...]

Prevent Car Accidents – Watch Your Space Cushion!

As many as 30% of all the car accidents that happen yearly in the United States are rear-end accidents resulting in thousands of mild to severe injuries and fatalities, comprising 6.8% of all traffic fatalities.1

Sadly, most rear-end accidents are avoidable and in part caused by failing to maintain a [...]

Why Are Scooter Accident Numbers Increasing in Texas?

Electric scooters are taking the sidewalks by storm in Austin and other cities in Texas and across the nation as they have been accepted as an efficient and quick solution to getting around town and especially across college campuses.

The rise in scooter use has brought with it a significant [...]