Month: March 2015

An Aldine Independent School District school bus collided with a vehicle Friday morning resulting in multiple injuries.  The intersectional collision occurred at Veterans Memorial and Frick Road in north Houston.  According to Harris County Sheriff’s Department, the impact caused the school bus to overturn.  Emergency personnel transported two adults and four special needs students to […]

Even though the accident may only last for a brief moment, an electrical injury can change a person’s life forever. The human body is dangerously conductive, so the effects of a shock may not even be known until weeks after the accident occurs. However, there are typically a number of immediate effects as well, such […]

Two people are dead after an early morning crash in West Houston.  According to local authorities, a man and a woman, who died at the scene, were traveling northbound on Gessner Road and a silver Buick Enclave was traveling westbound on the feeder of the Katy Freeway.  Although officers believe alcohol is a contributing factor […]

When a motorcycle accident occurs, tragedy usually follows immediately. Riders don’t have the same degree of protection as people driving in cars and are almost always thrown from their bikes in the event of a crash. And as any safety expert will tell you, things can quickly go from bad to worse when a person […]

Over the weekend, Aaron Thomas Jamison, an 18-year-old student of Seven Lakes High School in Katy, TX, was charged with two counts of manslaughter stemming from a wreck in Fort Bend County this past December 2014.  Jamison allegedly flipped a pick-up truck resulting in the death of Trent Weber, 17, and Terra Kubla, 16, both […]

A young boy drowned in a backyard pond near Rosenberg in Fort Bend County on Wednesday. The 4 year old was taken to Oak Bend Medical Center where he died about an hour later. A small airplane crashed outside El Paso county. The wreckage of the Cessna 182 and body of the pilot were found […]

When a tour group takes a trip to San Antonio, a bus accident is the furthest thing from their minds, but a crash involving a passenger vehicle can be tragic reality. Charter companies have a major responsibility to their passengers, providing safe passage to and around the Alamo City. If this duty is not met, […]

Few medical complications are as serious as a spine injury, as they are almost always permanent and severely debilitating. Even damage to the lowest vertebrae can rob a victim of their bladder and bowel control, which is enough to lower a person’s quality of life rather dramatically. And, unfortunately, the situation is usually much worse […]

The only time a person should receive an amputation is when injury or disease make it a necessary life-saving measure. The loss of a limb is something that many people never get over, as it can completely change how a person lives. It often means changing jobs, or not being able to work at all. […]

In Texas, the rate of birth defects is not particularly high at 4 percent, but this still represents thousands of newborns every year. Medical research still has a long way to go in identifying and preventing these serious complications, as about 70 percent of cases cannot be tied to a direct cause. However, with proper […]