Month: April 2016

  Pedestrian killed in north Harris County A male pedestrian is dead after a vehicle struck him early Saturday morning in north Harris County. According to the Harris County Sheriff’s Office, Steven Hyder attempted to cross the northbound service lane in the 20600 block of North Freeway when a 2004 Chevrolet Silverado pick-up driven by […]

  Texas only requires motorists to carry a 30/60 bodily injury liability auto insurance policy. This means that, in the event you are at fault in an auto accident involving a car full of people, any one person can only recover a maximum of $30,000, and all persons involved can only recover a maximum of […]

When someone is the victim of an accident or has experienced personal harm due to negligence, a Texas injury lawyer will help redress the case and seek compensation for damages, hospital bills, and time away from work. Engaging the services of an attorney is the best way to proceed if there is a legitimate claim. […]

  During the week of April 18, 2016, Houston—once again—saw overwhelming rainfall. Many areas experienced rainfall that rivaled current records. Eight people lost their lives. Over recent years, it has become an annual event for Houston to flood to overwhelming levels, leaving people trapped in cars and homes. Although many experts are attributing recent flooding […]

Deadly pedestrian collision in SW Houston A male pedestrian is dead after a hit-and-run accident during the early morning hours of Sunday in southwest Houston. According to the Houston Police Department, a man was walking in the middle of the road in the 3800 block of Hillcroft when an Acura RSS struck the man.  The […]

Fatal head-on collision near Tomball A severe frontal conclusion killed one person while injuring five others Saturday afternoon in north Harris County. According to the Harris County Sheriff’s Office, a female traveling westbound in the 9400 block of Hufsmith Kuykendahl Road in a Chevrolet Cruze failed to maintain a single lane of traffic veering into […]

Fatal motorcycle crash in West Houston A motorcyclist is dead after ramming an SUV Thursday in west Houston. According to several eyewitnesses, a motorcycle rider on a 2003 Harley Davidson was weaving in and out of traffic on the Grand Parkway near Clay Road when he struck the rear of a Dodge Journey SUV.  The […]

  Polaris has issued a recall for the RZR recreational off-highway vehicle (ROV). This recall affects model years 2013-2016 RZR 900 and RZR 1000 ROVs. These ROVs were recalled after more than 160 consumers reported fires involving the recalled RZRs. At the time the recall was issued, 19 injuries, including multiple burn injuries, had been […]

Knowing when to call an 18 wheeler accident lawyer in Houston is extremely important. Houston is a city with a lot of roadways and, subsequently, a lot of semi-trailer trucks (also known as tractor trailers, 18 wheelers, or big rigs). Unfortunately, a lot of huge trucks on the roads means a lot of auto accidents […]

Although lung cancer and mesothelioma share a lot of the same characteristics, and are both deadly diseases that require extensive medical treatment, they are caused by different factors and progress in different ways. It can be difficult, if not impossible, to pinpoint the cause of a tumor, especially when it takes decades to detect them […]