Personal Injury

Big Role, Big Hazard

Big trucks have a big role in commerce in the United States, but they also create a big hazard on our nation’s highways. In 2012, approximately 317,000 crashes involved large trucks, and more than 3,000 of those collisions were fatal, according to data compiled by U.S. Department of Transportation. If you or someone you love […]

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Wrongful Death And Your Family

When carelessness or negligence causes someone’s accidental death, survivors of the deceased person have the legal right to compensation. In Texas, the surviving spouse, children, or parents of the deceased have three months to file a wrongful death claim. No matter how a wrongful death happens, if another person’s negligence is responsible for the death, […]

By |August 28th, 2015|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Wrongful Death And Your Family

The Police Must Protect Your Rights

Police Brutality
Law enforcement officers may use necessary force, but the law imposes reasonable limits on the actions of the police. Verbal and sexual abuse, physical and sexual assault, excessive force, and racial discrimination by police officers are illegal civil rights violations. Most Texas police officers conduct themselves professionally, but police brutality and other civil rights […]

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If A Dog Bites You In Texas

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than four million of us in the United States every year are bitten or otherwise injured by dogs. Without swift and appropriate medical care, dog bites can cause nerve injuries, disfigurement, and a number of diseases. Tragically, children between the ages of five and nine […]

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What Is Personal Injury Law?

Personal Injury Law
Personal injury law is the field of law that addresses and attempts to right the wrongs involved when innocent victims sustain personal injuries because of someone else’s negligence. Personal injury cases may include but are not limited to traffic collisions, premises liability cases, and product liability cases. When someone behaves negligently or fails […]

By |August 21st, 2015|Personal Injury|Comments Off on What Is Personal Injury Law?

Safety, Swimming, And Your Family

Never leave a child alone near a body of water. Whether it’s a pool, a lake, or the Gulf of Mexico, that’s the number one rule for swimming safety, which must be your top priority whenever your family enjoys the water. In a worst-case scenario – a child drowns in a pool on public or […]

By |August 19th, 2015|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Safety, Swimming, And Your Family

Rhinos And Other (ATV) Dangers

Texans who own them love their all-terrain vehicles (ATVs). A good ATV is splendid recreation, and if you are a fishing enthusiast or a hunter, an ATV can take you to spots where a car or a truck cannot go. You must, however, be extremely cautious operating an all-terrain vehicle. ATV mishaps have resulted in […]

By |August 17th, 2015|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Rhinos And Other (ATV) Dangers

When You Are In A Traffic Collision

Dallas Personal Injury Lawyer
If you’re injured in a traffic collision in Dallas, Fort Worth, or anywhere in the state of Texas, seeking medical treatment clearly must be your first priority. You must seek medical attention especially if you’ve been injured by a careless, negligent, or intoxicated motorist. Tell the physician who examines you everything that […]

By |August 14th, 2015|Personal Injury|Comments Off on When You Are In A Traffic Collision

Your Loved Ones And Texas Nursing Homes

Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect
In Dallas, Fort Worth, and throughout the great state of Texas, thousands of families count on nursing home staffs to care for aging loved ones. The overwhelming majority of nursing homes in Texas are professionally staffed and operated, but in some facilities, residents become the victims of neglect or abuse. Nursing […]

By |August 12th, 2015|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Your Loved Ones And Texas Nursing Homes

Bicycle Safety Must Improve

Simply being inside a car, bus, or truck gives drivers and their passengers some protection against injuries, but bicycle riders are completely exposed. Bicycle safety needs to improve across the United States as well as here in Texas. Here are some quite disturbing bicycle statistics:

In 2013, 743 died in bicycle accidents in the U.S; […]

By |August 11th, 2015|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Bicycle Safety Must Improve