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Blind Spot Truck Accidents in Texas

Every vehicle on the road has at least one blind spot. It is that spot where you can’t see other cars, even if you look in your mirrors or turn your head. Because you can’t tell what is in your blind spot, you are at increased risk of getting into...

Truck Accidents

Recovering Compensation for the Wrongful Death of a Loved One in Austin, TX

Losing a family member is always overwhelming and heartbreaking. The loss is especially difficult when the death was avoidable. Sadly,...

Wrongful Death

Should I Call 911 After a Car Accident in Austin, TX?

The moments after an Austin car accident can be confusing, frightening, and overwhelming. It is difficult to remember Texas law...

Car Accidents

What Are the Insurance Requirements for Commercial Trucks in Austin, TX?

Most drivers in Austin, TX, don’t give a moment’s thought to commercial trucking insurance requirements — until they’re injured in...

Texas Law

Suffering a Ruptured Spleen in a Bike Accident Is Serious

Bike riding can be fun and provide a great way to get around and get some exercise. However, bike accidents...

Bicycle Accidents

Most Common Bicycle Accident Injuries

Common Bike Accident Injuries Being in a bicycle accident is more than just an annoyance or inconvenience. In many cases,...

Bicycle Accidents

Bicycle Accident Insurance Claim: Is It Covered?

You might be doing everything correctly when you are riding your bike: wearing a helmet and protective equipment, obeying traffic...

Bicycle Accidents

Motorcycle Accidents

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Do I Need a Lawyer if I Have Been Hurt in a Motorcycle Accident in Austin?

Motorcyclists continue to face high risks of accidents. According to reports, motorcycle riders are 29 times more likely to die...

Motorcycle Accidents

What Do You Do After a Motorcycle Accident?

Although riding a motorcycle is fun, it can also be dangerous: the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety notes that a...

Motorcycle Accidents

Texas Motorcycle Insurance: What Is Uninsured Motorist Bodily Injury?

Texas law requires drivers to carry minimum liability insurance policies, but 1 in 8 drivers do not have a valid...

Motorcycle Accidents

What Does It Mean for a Truck to Jackknife?

Rollover, blowout, lost load — there are many different types of truck accidents, and sometimes their names can be confusing....

Truck Accidents

Types of Commercial Driver’s Licenses 

As a major source of oil and gas as well as a central transportation hub, Texas is home to more...

Truck Accidents

What Happens If You Get Hit by a Company Truck?

Company trucks are vehicles owned by a business for company work. They may deliver products to customers, transport employees or...

Truck Accidents

Commercial Vehicle Accidents

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What You Need to Know If You’re Hit by a UPS Truck

Founded in 1907, the United Parcel Service — better known as UPS — offers supply chain management services and package...

Commercial Vehicle Accidents

What You Need to Know If You're Hit by a FedEx Truck

Here's What You Need To Know if Involved in a FedEx Truck Accident Every day, people in motor vehicles of...

Commercial Vehicle Accidents

What You Need to Know If You're Hit by an Amazon Truck

Texas is booming again. Unfortunately, that boom can have some unwelcome consequences. An investigation by independent technology news site The...

Commercial Vehicle Accidents

Drunk Driving Accidents

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What Factors Can Affect Your Drunk Driving Car Accident Settlement?

Fewer experiences are scarier than realizing — whether in the throes of the collision itself or after waking up in...

Drunk Driving Accidents

Can I Sue If I Was Hit by a Drunk Truck Driver?

Commercial truck drivers are required to be responsible on the road — and that includes not driving drunk. The Federal...

Drunk Driving Accidents

A Passenger's Guide to Drunk Driving Accidents

Most people understand that they can claim compensation for damages from a drunk driver who causes a collision with their...

Drunk Driving Accidents

Filing a Wrongful Death Lawsuit? How to Find the Right Wrongful Death Attorney

Losing a loved one in an accident is devastating to the surviving family members. When the loss was caused by...

Wrongful Death

How To Prove a Texas Wrongful Death Claim

If you suffer an injury accident, you can file a claim against the at-fault party. But how do you enforce...

Wrongful Death

Do You Have a Wrongful Death Case? 3 Common Examples 

If you have tragically lost a loved one in Austin due to the negligence of another, you may be able...

Wrongful Death

How Expensive Is It To Hire a Car Accident Lawyer in Austin, TX?

If you listen to the radio, drive past billboards, or watch television, you will likely see advertisements for car accident...

Car Accidents

Car Accident Reports in Austin, TX

After a car accident in Austin, figuring out who was at fault is not always a simple matter. One driver...

Car Accidents

What To Do if Someone Files an Austin Car Accident Claim Against You

Because Texas is an at-fault state for car accident claims, an accident victim might file an Austin car accident claim...

Car Accidents

Right-of-Way Laws in Texas

Some of the most basic Texas right-of-way laws are so familiar that they seem like common sense. For example, everyone...

Personal Injury

Is It Possible To Get Out of Jury Duty in Austin, TX?

Many people dread receiving a notice to serve on jury duty. Therefore, your first thought if you receive a jury...

Personal Injury

How Long Does It Take to Get a Personal Injury Settlement Check in Austin, TX?

Waiting to get a personal injury settlement check can be frustrating. A personal injury lawyer in Austin, TX will work...

Personal Injury

What Does Premises Liability Insurance Cover?

Whenever someone steps onto a property — whether they are shopping in a store, visiting a friend at home, or...

Insurance

How to Counter-Offer an Insurance Settlement

Being involved in a personal injury claim often entails lengthy and strenuous negotiations with an insurance company, in hopes of...

Insurance

How Do Insurance Companies Determine Settlement Amounts?

Settlement negotiations with an insurance company can be complex, lengthy, and difficult to navigate. There are many different factors that...

Insurance

Are You Being Overbilled for Medical Treatment After an Accident?

After you are injured in an accident, your health is in the hands of the doctors and medical providers that...

Car Accidents

New Texas Laws Protect Accident Victims from Harmful Medical Billing Practices

Texas accident victims may now have less cause to worry about medical bills. This September, two new laws went into...

Medical Bills

Can Hospital Bills Go to Collections?

The current state of medical debt is dire: one in six Americans have medical debt collections on their credit report,...

Medical Bills

Using Big Data to Prevent 18-Wheeler Accidents

Computerized data collection in the commercial trucking industry began in the 1980s, when motor carriers started implementing electronic logging devices...

Car Accidents

With Lawsuits Mounting, Juul May Be the Next "Big Tobacco"

This year, vaping titan Juul has been the focus of lawsuit after lawsuit. These cases come on the heels of...

Other Injuries

The State of Cycling Safety in Austin

Cyclists are among some of the most vulnerable road users in Austin — or anywhere. With few physical barriers between...

Other Injuries