Year: 2015

What is Barratry? In Texas and many other states, it is illegal for attorneys or other individuals to solicit claims from accident victims in person. It is called barratry. It is a serious felony crime but it happens all the time. You should be wary about dealing with any car…

Car accidents can be very traumatic for people. For pregnant woman, car accidents can be even more traumatic because of the potential danger to them or their babies’ health. Pregnant woman in car accidents should take precautions the days following the accident. Miscarriages, pre-term labor, and placental abruption are potential risks…

Here in Texas, business owners are often liable for any accidents that result in injuries on their property. Business owners as well as property managers are required by law to keep their premises free of any known hazards. This means that they must act reasonably to keep their properties safe and eliminate…

Speeding in an automobile can be dangerous and even fatal. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) estimates that about a third of all fatal car accidents are speed-related. Texas had the most speed related accidents in 2010. There were 1,190 fatalities speed related automobile accidents. Over 100 of these fatal accidents occurred…

Car accidents cause serious injuries. These injuries can occur to a victims head, causing their brain to swell and even bleed. In order for a victim to recover from an injury of this nature a medically induced coma is possible. Being in a coma will allow the brain to heal from…