Month: February 2015

When a charter bus crash occurs, the results are usually tragic. A full passenger vehicle may hold up to 50 people or more, and only some vehicles come with safety restraints. Also, because these vehicles are so heavy, there is a great deal of force involved in any wreck. While this means smaller vehicles are […]

The most effective way to prevent infant death on the road is to place the child securely in a car seat. Even the safest driver is going to be involved in a minor accident from time to time, and what would be a forgettable fender bender to an adult can cause serious injury to a […]

An attorney that handles defective product cases knows the law offers a powerful layer of protection for consumers everywhere. Every year, thousands of these claims are filed in courts around the nation, and they range from simple cases to widespread recalls of entire vehicle models. In general, though, the approach is similar. The attorney and […]

There are two fatality related stories in today’s blog including a single-vehicle rollover and an accidental auto-pedestrian incident in Houston, TX. Overnight, a man died after rolling his Honda Ridgeline pickup in northeast Houston.  The Man was traveling southbound on the 8500 block of the Eastex Freeway near Keeland when he lost control on his […]

There were several interesting stories over the weekend to cover in today’s blog including a wrong-way driver and several serious car accidents involving fatalities in Houston, TX. Early Saturday morning, Billie Hollie, a 42-year-old Conroe man, was driving the wrong direction on Interstate 45 which prompted public concern.  Upon further investigation by the Conroe Police […]

A traumatic brain injury (TBI) is one of the worst medical conditions a person can experience, as it often results in permanent complications. Trauma to the brain can occur in a variety of settings, but vehicle accidents, gunshot wounds and falls cause the vast majority of TBIs. Vehicle accidents, in particular, are responsible for a […]

Today’s story reports on yet another fatal car accident in Houston, TX. Last night, a single-vehicle collision claimed the life of a man and injured a female passenger in southwest Houston.  According to authorities, the couple was traveling westbound on Hidalgo Street near McCulloch Circle, when their Chevrolet Malibu veered off the roadway clipping the […]

One of the worst industrial accidents that can occur on a worksite is a crane collapse. When one of these massive pieces of machinery fails, the results are often sudden and deadly. Towering lifters are responsible for handling tons of material in a single go, and though they can exert a tremendous amount of power, […]

Defective product cases cover a range of suits, and they require an experienced and responsive attorney to manage properly. This is because every claim is different and can involve something as obviously dangerous as a flawed vehicle design, to something as little as a misplaced warning decal. And though they can involve just about anything […]

Today’s story involves a fatal car accident in Houston, TX. A woman is dead after an SUV rolled multiple times causing her ejection in northeast Houston early this morning.  According to authorities, two females were traveling down the feeder of the U.S. 90/Crosby Freeway approaching Normandy Street in a Chevrolet Tahoe when they collided with […]

Tragedy mars the Mardi Gras festivities early this morning as a young couple loses their lives in a single vehicle collision in Galveston.  Kendall Reed, 19, was driving a 2006 PT Cruiser along the 4600 block of Seawall Blvd when he veered from his lane of traffic crossing the opposite lanes of traffic and slamming […]

Today’s daily stories come to us from our neighbors to the north in Montgomery County, which include an intoxicated driver and a tragic head-on collision involving a motorcycle.  According to authorities, Christopher Shirley, 20, fell asleep while his truck was in gear traveling in reverse striking a car in the Wal-Mart parking lot in Montgomery […]

Today’s daily stories will show what can happen when you choose to drink and drive on Texas roadways. Two life sentences was the verdict handed down several days ago by a Montgomery County jury to Bobby Gene Martin, 64, for driving while intoxicated and threatening officers.  More specifically, this alcohol related charge is Martin’s tenth.  […]

In the construction industry, a worksite accident is something that employees and their employers have to be ready for. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) states that nearly 10 percent of all workers in the field will suffer some type of injury, and these are just the numbers reported to OSHA. The actual rate […]

Today’s daily stories deal with the dangers of motorcycles on Houston roadways. A Houston Police officer riding a motorcycle as part of a funeral procession was struck by a vehicle in south Houston on Sunday afternoon.  The incident occurred on Cullen Boulevard and Reed Road.  An ambulance responded to the scene and transported the officer […]