Car Wrecks

Where Do Most Car Crashes Happen?

Where Do Most Car Crashes Happen?

Auto accidents are a sad, frustrating, and scary fact of life for just about every driver. Even drivers with clean driving records have been in an accident at some point in their driving experience. That raises a key question: Where do most car crashes happen? A car accident can happen anywhere and involve just about…

fatal car crash statistics

Odds of Dying in a Car Crash

Every year, tens of thousands of people across the U.S. are killed in automobile accidents. Some of these accidents can be attributed to distraction, negligence, or impairment. Others are unavoidable. All of them have one thing in common: they result in a tragic and irredeemable loss of life.

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

Suing Insurance Company

Suing an Insurance Company for Denying Claim

The role of an insurance company is to protect you by providing coverage for things like injuries or damage to property. However, there are cases where an insurer doesn’t live up to your expectations and fails to provide the coverage you enrolled for. If your insurer denied your claim, there are options to explore, including…

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…

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

Reasonable Person Standard for Negligence

Reasonable Person Standard for Negligence

When something terrible happens, people look for someone to blame. But is it possible that the wrong thing just happened without anyone directly causing it? Can we assign blame fairly and objectively? In negligence cases, these questions are answered by referring to the standard of care. The standard of care is an objective measure of…

Calculate the Diminished Value after Car Accident

Calculate Diminished Value Claim after Car Accident in Texas

When you find yourself in a car accident, the last thing you want to think about is the damage done to your car or the payment you will need to make because of it. It’s enough of a headache dealing with the aftermath of an accident, let alone the possible costs.  Once you are healthy…

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…