Category: Car Accidents

Who Is Responsible for An Accident Caused By a Defective Car Part?

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When most individuals think of car accidents, they often think that it is an error on the part of the driver. However, sometimes the fault does not lie with the driver and, instead, was caused by a faulty car part. Consumers trust car manufacturers and sellers to sell cars with parts that were properly designed […]

What Are the Most Common 18-Wheeler Truck Accident Injuries?

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Sadly, car accidents are a common occurrence on Texas roadways. Most of these accidents involve regular-sized vehicles such as pickup trucks, four-door sedans, SUVs, and minivans. While these accidents do have the potential to be serious and deadly, many of them are minor fender benders that allow both drivers and passengers to walk away with […]

Is It Dangerous to Drive While Sick?

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Most individuals operate a motor vehicle at some point during their day. Responsibilities call us to get behind the wheel and head to a variety of destinations. Whether these trips are to work, the grocery store, a school, doctor’s office, etc, we don’t generally think of them as dangerous. However, Texas roads are no stranger […]

My Loved One Was Killed In a Car Accident; What Are My Legal Rights

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In 2020, approximately 3,896 deaths due to vehicle accidents were reported on Texas roads. In some cases, death occurred on impact; in other cases, the victim survived long enough to receive medical treatment but ultimately succumbed to their injuries. In every case, these deaths are tragic. No one feels the loss more than the loved […]

Five Common Mistakes Parents Using Car Seats

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Children are one of the most vulnerable groups in our society. They are especially vulnerable to car accidents, with most children gaining serious injuries or even dying if they are involved in one. Car seats are designed to help protect and save young lives in the event of an accident by keeping them safely strapped […]

How to Avoid Accidents With 18-Wheelers in Texas

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In 2019 alone, the Texas Department of Transportation reported there were a total of 39,193 commercial truck and bus accidents. Many drivers know to give 18-wheelers a wide berth since large trucks are capable of disastrous damage. Accidents involving 18-wheelers though are still common though. Drivers still use risky maneuvers to get around the large […]

If you Rear End Someone in Texas, is it Always Your Fault?

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Rear-end collisions happen in a moment. All it takes is a moment of lapsed judgment, inattention, or a risky maneuver from another vehicle to result in an accident. In the United States, there are approximately 1.7 million rear-end collisions per year. If you were in a rear-end collision where your vehicle was the one in […]

Defensive Driving Tips

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Driving is a regular part of many people’s day across the United States. From going to work, getting the kids to school, and visiting loved ones, much of our lives is spent on the go. While driving is a commonplace activity, it is also one of the most dangerous activities that people undertake every day. […]

Marijuana and Driving: Has Legalization Caused a Rise in Car Accidents?

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Marijuana has been a hot topic in lawmaking. Over the past few years, many states have completely legalized marijuana and ended arrests for possessing the drug for recreational purposes. Texas remains one of the few states where the legalization of marijuana is extremely limited. While cannabis oil for medicinal purposes is allowed, having marijuana on […]