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How To Tell If Your Accident Was Major or Minor

Personal Injury Questions Archives

How To Tell If Your Accident Was Major or Minor

Major accident vs Minor accident A minor accident, there is no major physical injury and low damage to the car. A major accident is a complete opposite, which involves injuries and/or serious damage to the car. As minor accidents may not be as serious, some people think that a minor accident would not be worth […]

Trent Kelly
January 27, 2020
How Road Rage Can Change Your Life

Auto Accidents

How Road Rage Can Change Your Life

We all get impatient sometimes, and it can regularly happen while you are driving. Most drivers have also encountered an impatient driver who has let their frustration escalate into aggressive driving. Aggressive driving behaviors such as tailgating and speeding are a common cause of traffic crashes, and you should not only avoid aggressive driving yourself, […]

Trent Kelly
January 21, 2020
The Safest Forms Of Transportation

Car Accidents, Personal Injury Questions Archives

The Safest Forms Of Transportation

Summer is upon us and many families will soon pack their bags and head off for a fun and relaxing vacation over the coming weeks and months.  The Austin personal injury attorneys at Terry & Kelly, PLLC understand that media coverage can impact the way many people think when considering the safest form of travel for […]

Trent Kelly
December 28, 2019
More Traffic Fatalities in “Accident-Prone” Area of Austin

Car Accidents

More Traffic Fatalities in “Accident-Prone” Area of Austin

Traffic accidents are common in and around the Austin area. However, when crashes keep happening in the same locations, it is only natural for residents to become concerned and want the city to make changes for increased safety. A recent deadly accident at the intersection of Colfax and North Imperial Drive has led to such […]

Trent Kelly
December 16, 2019
How Soon After I’m Injured Do I Have To File A Lawsuit?

Car Accident Information, Personal Injury Questions Archives

How Soon After I’m Injured Do I Have To File A Lawsuit?

The time frame for filing a lawsuit after an injury: If you were injured through the fault of somebody else in any kind of an accident in Texas, you’ll want to pay particular attention to the applicable statute of limitations. A statute of limitations in a personal injury case operates as a deadline for filing […]

Trent Kelly
December 12, 2019
What is the Personal Injury Case Process in Texas?

Personal Injury

What is the Personal Injury Case Process in Texas?

What is the Personal Injury Case Process in Texas? Under Texas law, you have two years to file a legal claim against an at-fault party in a Texas personal injury case. It is important for you to understand the personal injury claims process so that you know what you might expect.  According to the 2018 Annual […]

Trent Kelly
December 10, 2019
Do I Have A Car Accident Case?

Car Accident Information, Car Accidents

Do I Have A Car Accident Case?

How to know if you have a Car Accident Case If you were injured in an auto accident, and you believe it was the fault of the other driver, you might have a viable personal injury case. You’ll probably want to consider the following factors, and then talk with qualified and respected auto accident lawyers […]

Trent Kelly
November 30, 2019
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 accident Austin. The motorcyclist ran into […]

Trent Kelly
November 25, 2019
When Driving With Your Dog as Your Passenger

Car Accidents, Distracted Driving

When Driving With Your Dog as Your Passenger

Driving with pets. If the outpouring of love and kindness after reading about the deep bond between a man named John Pointer and his dog Benny is any indication, people in Austin have genuinely caring and special relationships with their dogs. Twenty musicians in Austin played at a benefit for Benny, and Benny and John’s […]

Trent Kelly
November 9, 2019
Are Drivers Overly-Confident in Safety Technology?

Car Accidents, Distracted Driving, Uncategorized

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 […]

Trent Kelly
October 21, 2019

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