Car Wrecks

Totaled a Leased Care

Totaled a Leased Car? Everything You Need to Know

Leasing a car is an excellent way to make driving a new vehicle affordable. There are several benefits, including lower monthly payments and the option to trade it in for a newer model in a few years.  One of the drawbacks to leasing a car is that you don’t actually own it. If you have…

Witnessing a Car Accident

Witnessing a Car Accident in Texas

A few minutes ago, you were driving along without a care in the world. But then the unthinkable happens: you witness a car accident right in front of you.  Your first thought: “If I left for work just a second earlier, that might have been me!” Your next thought: “I hope nobody got hurt!” And…

Distracted Driving

Multitasking While Driving

What Does Multitasking While Driving Mean?

The dangers of distracted driving have been known since the dawn of the automobile. No matter how coordinated you think you are, there’s no excuse for messing with your phone or tablet while you’re behind the wheel. Don’t believe us? No need to trust our opinion—trust the data instead.

Texas ban texting and driving

Frequently Asked Questions about the New Law in Texas Banning Texting and Driving

In September of 2017, Texas became the 48th state to ban texting while driving. The ban on texting and driving was enacted in response to the devastating impacts people in Texas have suffered as a result of distracted driving. For example, in 2016, Texas saw approximately 500 deaths and over 3,000 injuries from auto, truck…

Insurance

First-Party vs Third-Party Insurance Claims

First-Party vs Third-Party Insurance Claims Explained

When you’re involved in an accident, it can be confusing to know how the insurance coverage will work. Who is at fault is often a determining factor of whose insurance will pay – whether it will be a first or third-party claim – but the outcome isn’t always straightforward.  Read on to learn more about…

At-Fault Driver wont Contact Insurance

What if the At-Fault Driver Won’t Contact Insurance Company?

It’s a nightmare. You get into a car accident, and the at-fault driver won’t contact insurance. What do you do? Who do you call? It can be a frustrating thing to deal with. Thankfully, you’re not at a total loss.

Lawyers

How to fire lawyer

Can I Fire My Lawyer? Everything You Need to Know

Whether you’re caught in a legal battle and fighting for your rights after a car accident, or for your job in an employment issue, a good relationship with your lawyer is a must. If you find that you don’t feel as though you can trust your lawyer, worry that he or she may not have…

Motorcycle on Road with Texas Motorcycle Law Caption

Texas Motorcycle Laws: Everything You Need to Know

Texas is known for its motorcycle culture. With long stretches of open road and countless different terrains, it is a great destination to bring your motorcycle. Before you take to the open road, you need to know Texas’ motorcycle laws. Below we have detailed everything you need to know to safely and legally ride your…

Personal Injury

Bodily Injury vs Personal Injury

Difference Between Bodily Injury and Personal Injury

Whenever you or someone you love suffers, you want to seek justice. However, filing a claim and entering the legal world can be overwhelming and confusing, especially with similar-sounding terms like bodily injury and personal injury.  However, with the following information, you can understand these terms, their implications, and how to proceed with your legal…

Treating neck and back pain after a car accident

Treating Neck and Back Pain After a Car Accident

Getting out of a car accident alive without any major traumatic injuries (broken bones, burns, head injuries) will make you think the accident wasn’t so bad. After all, you survived, and your insurance company likely covers your vehicle. However, what do you do about neck and back pain that develops over time and starts to…

Product Liability

keyless ignition

The Dangers of Keyless Ignitions

Imagine this scenario. You’re a mother of three children. You arrive home from the grocery store, pull into the garage, shut the garage door behind you, hit the off button on your keyless ignition (you think), unload the kids and groceries, and head inside. Nothing to be afraid of there, right? Well, what if your…