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

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 crash in Austin. The motorcyclist ran […]

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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 […]

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November 9, 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
Secrets The Insurance Company Doesn’t Want You To Know!

Insurance Questions and Issues Archives

Secrets The Insurance Company Doesn’t Want You To Know!

Make that a lot of secrets – that your insurance company does not want you to know when trying to negotiate! Then read this: Know who your friends are. Heads up!! It is NOT insurance companies! Money is their friend, their bottom line, their objective. Oh, for sure, they will be nice and friendly and […]

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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

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