Category: Personal Injury

Toys

The U.S. toy industry generates approximately $26 billion each year in sales, according to the NPD Group – a market research company. The Toy Association, an industry group which monitors toy safety, releases a list of the most dangerous toys in the late fall, in time for Christmas shopping.  All toys sold in the U.S. […]

Holiday Safety Tips

With this year’s holiday season right around the corner, we checked with local police and fire officials for their advice on safety. Here’s some of what they told us. Driving and Parking Keep all vehicle doors locked and windows closed while in or out of your car. If you shop at night, park in well-lit […]

Texas Lawyer

The majority of the time, a successful injury claim or lawsuit is paid for by some insurance company. Most often, it’s the company which insures the negligent defendant. Sometimes the funds are paid by your insurer. A very small percentage of compensation comes directly out of the pocket of the negligent defendant. And sometimes the […]

Trick or Treat Safety Tips

This year, Halloween falls on a Tuesday. It’s a notable fact because children usually stay out later that evening, and more drunk drivers are on the roads. Even without that tidbit of scary information, “All Hallows Eve” is already perilous enough. Children wear loose-fitting costumes that are easy to trip over; candles aglow inside pumpkins […]

Even though the food supply in the U.S. is recognized as one of the safest in the world, it should not blind Americans to the truth that our food is not completely free from pathogenic bacteria. One in six Americans will become sick – even mildly – from food poisoning this year. It not only […]

Texas Personal Injury Lawyer

“Mobile uploads,” “hashtags,” and “checking in” have become part of our everyday vocabulary. Because of social media, our lives are more public than ever. This is—indeed—a double-edged sword. While you think you are updating your friends and family on the latest in your life, others may exploit the shared information and use it against you. […]

Texas Heat-related Injury Lawyer

“I hurt my wife so much,” said Miles Harrison, “and by the grace of whatever wonderful quality is within her, she has forgiven me. And that makes me feel even worse. Because I can’t forgive me.” In 2010, Miles Harrison was featured in a Pulitzer Prize-winning Washington Post story about a tragedy that is all […]

Personal Injury Lawyer

Think about your last meal. Did you prepare it yourself? Maybe it came from a fast-food restaurant or was brought to your door by a delivery driver. Perhaps you went to a potluck dinner with friends or family. Whatever your last meal might have been, the chances are good that the food you consumed was […]

Texas Pedestrian Injury Lawyer

We all know that certain modes of transportation are more dangerous than others. For example, we know that car crashes are common on our roads and that planes are generally safer than other forms of travel. But what about the oldest form of transportation – the one we use every day? Traveling by foot offers […]

Houston Attorney

Typically, people don’t need the services of an attorney unless they are experiencing some type of serious issue. Those issues often involve some sort of dispute with another person or a brush with the law. In other words, you need an attorney when something unpleasant has happened. Clients who come to us have usually suffered […]