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What To Do if a UPS Truck Hits Your Car

The convenience of e-commerce and online shopping in today's age comes with change, and one of those is becoming accustomed to seeing delivery trucks hauling packages all over Texas to people's businesses or homes. One of the largest shipping companies behind delivery trucks in the U.S. is United Parcel Service or UPS. It's easy t[...]

Date: January 25, 2023 / Truck Accidents
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Should You Admit Fault After An Accident?

After an accident, even if you believe you might have been at fault for causing it, you should never admit or even suggest that you might have been at fault. Vehicle crashes happen quickly, and in the aftermath you may be left dazed and confused as to how the accident occurred and what you should do. Even saying “I am sorry” may [...]

Date: January 16, 2023 / Car Accidents
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Should I Get A Lawyer For A Car Accident That Wasn’t My Fault?

A Car Accident Lawyer Helps Win Compensation You generally should consider getting a lawyer after a car accident, even if you believe you were not at fault for causing it. Vehicle crashes happen quickly; there may be multiple parties involved; and in the aftermath, you may be left dazed and confused as to how the accident happened[...]

Date: January 9, 2023 / Car Accidents
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What Do You Do After a Non-injury Car Accident?

It's never fun to be involved in a car accident, even if it's just a minor crash with no injuries to the occupants. In fact, the most common type of car accident is the non-injury accident commonly referred to as a fender bender. Thankfully, most fender benders don’t cause major damage, but these accidents can still be costly in wa[...]

Date: December 30, 2022 / Car Accidents
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Texas Non-Subscriber Employers: Injuries to H-E-B Workers

Our H-E-B Non-Subscriber Lawyer Helps Win Compensation In most states, workers who are injured on the job are covered by workers’ compensation, an insurance program that provides medical, rehabilitation, and income benefits for workplace-related injuries and illnesses. Employees benefit from workers’ comp by knowing that if th[...]

Date: December 21, 2022 / Workers Compensation
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Can You Sue the Government for Negligence?

If you are injured by another party that acted negligently, you have the right to pursue a personal injury lawsuit in Texas. Usually, the other party (the entity that acted negligently) is a business or individual. In these cases, your rights are clear. However, do you know what happens if someone suffers an injury that is caused [...]

Date: December 14, 2022 / Personal Injury
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The Dangers of Injury in the Workplace Due to Sleep Deprivation

The dangers of lack of sleep in the workplace cannot be overstated. In practically every industry, a worker’s lack of sleep can lead to serious injuries or even death, not only for the worker but for their coworkers and the public as well. For this reason, strict guidelines exist in many industries to prevent or minimize the danger[...]

Date: December 9, 2022 / Workplace Safety News
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Top 10 Traffic Accident Intersections in Houston

Traffic is a fact of life in Houston, and so are traffic accidents, especially at intersections. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports that Houston is particularly vulnerable to vehicle accidents and that Harris County is the most dangerous county in Texas. Survivors can be left dealing with devastating i[...]

Date: December 1, 2022 / Accident Attorney
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How is Fault Determined in a Multi-Car Accident?

Assessing Responsibility in a Multi-Car Accident No one steps out the door expecting to get into a car accident, much less a big multi-car incident involving lots of damage and trauma. However, this scenario plays out every year, especially on highways and roads with lots of traffic, poor visibility and plenty of risks for momenta[...]

Date: November 21, 2022 / Car Accidents
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How Long Does It Take to Settle A Car Accident Claim?

An Experienced Car Accident Attorney Can Explain the Process and Help You Understand How Long it May Take to Get a Settlement Time is not a luxury for someone involved in a car accident. Car accidents can result in property damage and devastating injuries, including brain and spinal cord damage, amputations, paralysis, and even de[...]

Date: November 11, 2022 / Vehicle Wrecks
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What Can I Get for an Uber Settlement Amount?

If you’ve been injured in a car accident involving an Uber® driver, you may feel frustrated. Through no fault of your own, you may be dealing with mounting medical bills, dwindling bank accounts, and uncertainty about the future. If you’re considering legal action, you may be wondering, “What can I get for an Uber settlement a[...]

Date: October 28, 2022 / Verdicts & Settlements
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Can I Force My Insurance Company to Settle?

Car accidents happen in the blink of an eye. One minute you’re driving down the road and the next your vehicle is spinning out of control. If you are found at fault for causing the accident, your auto liability insurance should pay for the injuries of others in accordance with your policy. When you have responsibly paid your premiu[...]

Date: October 14, 2022 / Verdicts & Settlements
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What to Do If Your Motorcycle Is Hit by a Car from Behind

With the high ratio of cars to motorcycles on the roads today, crashes between the two are almost inevitable. While there are many accident causes, being hit from behind by a car while you’re on a motorcycle can take you by surprise and cause serious injuries and property damage. Knowing what to do next can make all the difference [...]

Date: October 7, 2022 / Motorcycle Accidents
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How Much Compensation Could You Get for a Burn Injury?

Awards Can Depend on the Severity of Injuries and Liability of Others for Negligence. Burns can cause tremendous pain, scarring, and disfigurement, so if you wonder how much compensation you could get for a burn injury, the award may be substantial. It could range from thousands to millions of dollars. Burns are one of the most tr[...]

Date: September 16, 2022 / Burn Injuries
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Can You Sue If You Get Burned at Work?

Understanding What an Employee Can Sue For in a Workplace Burn Injury Workplace injuries happen far more frequently than people would like. Employers aren’t happy about them, since injuries drive up costs for insurance coverage, training, and medical expenses. Employees don’t want them due to the personal pain, discomfort, los[...]

Date: September 9, 2022 / Burn Injuries
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What to Do If You Get Hit by a Car While Biking

If you were hit by a car while biking, you can be seriously injured, and it is important to take steps that increase the chances of having your damages paid by the negligent driver who caused your injuries. Here are some things you need to do after getting hit while biking, as long as you are physically able: Call 911 to ge[...]

Date: September 2, 2022 / Bicycle Accidents
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Top 5 Causes of Motorcycle Accidents

Every day in Texas, at least one motorcyclist is killed and many others are seriously injured in crashes. There are many reasons for these deadly motorcycle accidents. Sometimes riders themselves are to blame. But it’s often drivers of other vehicles who are responsible. According to the Texas Department of Transportation, another [...]

Date: August 25, 2022 / Motorcycle Accidents
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How Rear-End Collisions Can Cause Serious Back Injuries

If you were hit from behind in a crash, it's important that you know how rear-end collisions can cause serious back injuries. Sometimes people don't feel pain after a rear-end crash. They may be injured and not even realize it. But symptoms don't always show up right away. Back injuries that include severe pain can show up days or ev[...]

Date: August 12, 2022 / Back Injuries