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Getting Thrown from a Motorcycle

Motorcycle Accidents, Personal Injury

Getting Thrown from a Motorcycle

In early November, a man was riding a motorcycle in North Austin when he was reportedly struck by a pickup. He became pinned under the truck and then required emergency trauma assistance for “potentially life-threatening” injuries.  Earlier this year in August, a man lost his life in a motorcycle crash in Austin. The motorcyclist ran […]

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November 25, 2019
Are Drivers Overly-Confident in Safety Technology?

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Are Drivers Overly-Confident in Safety Technology?

Each year, auto manufacturers introduce new models of vehicles, boasting all new and improved safety technology. One safety system that is highly advertised is a vehicle’s ability to sense an obstacle and hit the brakes if the driver fails to do so to prevent a collision. Many drivers rely on this automatic braking system, expecting […]

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October 21, 2019
Not All Driving Distractions are Electronic

Car Accidents

Not All Driving Distractions are Electronic

When you think about distracted drivers in the 2010s, you likely automatically imagine someone texting and driving. We hear news stories on a regular basis about drivers taking selfies, posting on social media, or sending texts right before crashing their vehicles. However, distracted driving accidents happened long before smartphones existed, and this is because there […]

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October 7, 2019
The Lifetime Costs of Spinal Injuries

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The Lifetime Costs of Spinal Injuries

The lifetime costs associated with a spinal cord injury (SCI) can be extremely high. The potential expenses from this type of injury depend largely on the accident victim’s age when he or she suffers the injury, along with the severity of the injury and the force of the impact. Many spinal cord injuries happen when […]

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September 17, 2019
What are the Common Causes of Spinal Cord Injuries in Austin?

Personal Injury

What are the Common Causes of Spinal Cord Injuries in Austin?

Spinal cord injuries are some of the most devastating injuries a person can sustain. Known as a “catastrophic” injury, damage to the spinal cord requires immediate medical treatment, long-term care, and often leaves victims with permanent disabilities that alter their lives. Because the effects of a spinal injury can be so dramatic and costly in […]

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August 30, 2019
How To Tell If Your Accident Was Major or Minor

Personal Injury Questions Archives

How To Tell If Your Accident Was Major or Minor

How can you tell if an injury is major or minor? A minor accident is where there is not a lot of damage to the car, and everyone involved in the accident have no injuries. A Major accident is the complete opposite. You may not feel hurt at the time of the crash. Some people think […]

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August 27, 2019
Common types of Personal Injury Claims

Personal Injury, Uncategorized

Common types of Personal Injury Claims

Most of the time you are up and about, minding your own business living your regular day-to-day, but there are times where you can fall into mishaps. Either caused by normal circumstances, or by others.  Most attorneys that you will encounter have specialization in certain areas that allow them to collect specialized knowledge for their […]

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August 7, 2019
Why You Shouldn’t Drive if You Feel Sleepy

Car Accidents, Uncategorized

Why You Shouldn’t Drive if You Feel Sleepy

Drowsy driving seems like an innocent mistake, and sometimes, it is. Maybe you don’t realize how late it got to be before you headed home, or how that one beer clouded your mind before you got behind the wheel. Or, maybe it’s early in the day, but you just didn’t get enough sleep last night. […]

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June 10, 2019
Is it safe to ride a Scooter in Austin?

Injury Attorney, Scooter Accidents

Is it safe to ride a Scooter in Austin?

Electric scooters have become increasingly popular in the downtown Austin area, but the rise of this dockless form of transportation has led to serious safety concerns. Even though city officials have made it clear that it’s illegal to ride these scooters on most trials and through parks, individuals can ride these powered scooters in most […]

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January 9, 2019
What is the Personal Injury Case Process in Texas?

Personal Injury

What is the Personal Injury Case Process in Texas?

According to the 2018 Annual Statistical Report from the Texas Judicial Branch, 50,623 new motor vehicle injury and damages cases were filed in the state between Sept. 1, 2017, and Aug. 31, 2018. In addition to the newly filed Auto Accident Attorney Lawsuits in Austin Tx, there were 1,098 newly filed medical malpractice cases, 404 product […]

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December 10, 2018

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