Category: Accident Attorney

Hit-and-Run Accident

The last day there wasn’t a fatal car crash in Texas was more than 6,200 days ago – the day that voters went to the polls to choose between presidential candidates George W. Bush and Al Gore. Some children who were born that day may graduate from high school in a few months. Since Nov. […]

The National Safety Council (NSC) reports that cell phone use while driving leads to 1.6 million crashes each year. Around 300,000 injuries occur annually from accidents caused by texting while driving; 1 out of every 4 car accidents in the United States is caused by texting and driving. The Council also notes that texting while […]

Texas Teen Driver Crash Lawyer

Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death among U.S. teens. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), six teens ages 16 to 19 die each and every day from motor vehicle accidents. But like car wrecks involving adults, teen motor vehicle crashes are also preventable; and proven strategies can improve the safety […]

Texas School Zone Accident Lawyer

Millions of Texas school children ride the bus to school every day, and many others ride with parents or walk. As everyone readjusts to the schedule of a new school year, it’s important that we remember why safety is such a major concern this time of year. Every year, hundreds of accidents occur in Texas […]

Texas Rideshare Accident Lawyer

Commercial vehicle drivers adhere to “Hours of Service” laws that dictate how many hours they can legally drive in a day. These laws were enacted to make sure that drivers aren’t fatigued when behind the wheel. They are important because driving while fatigued can make a driver more prone to error; some studies suggest that […]

Texas Car Accident Lawyer

Buying a smaller vehicle is an entirely logical move for today’s consumer. Smaller vehicles save money at the pump because they typically get better gas mileage. Driving and parking in a city as big and populous as Houston are also easier when you have a smaller car as opposed to a larger SUV or truck. […]

Texas Distracted Driving Accident Lawyer

We all know that distraction is one of the biggest hazards on our roads. There are constant debates by lawmakers and safety advocates over texting-while-driving laws. But we should remember that texting represents only one form of distracted driving. For example, AAA estimates that around 60% of moderate-to-severe teen crashes involve distracted driving, but cell […]

Modern technology provides consumers with many options in the for-hire transportation market. Over recent years, the rideshare industry has gained market share and expanded to large cities internationally. Private drivers were once exclusively associated with the wealthy. But now, the average consumer can afford to request a private driver through a rideshare app on a […]

Houston Vehicle Accident Lawyer

If you keep up with the local news in Houston, then you know that our roads have recently become more dangerous. The number of vehicle crashes has been on the rise, reflecting a trend seen across the United States. Pedestrian fatalities have also seen sharp increases over recent years. In 2015 alone, there were over […]

Last year, it seemed like the news couldn’t get any worse on our roads. The 8% increase in road fatalities in 2015 was the largest increase in 50 years. That was an alarming jump in traffic deaths — enough to prompt safety advocates to push for even more safety features on vehicles and launch safety […]