Category: Car Accidents

letter of protection in texas - Houston Car Accident Lawyer

Personal injury protection (PIP) is mandatory in Texas, although drivers can opt out of the insurance. All drivers in the state are offered PIP as part of their liability insurance. Coverage extends to the driver of the vehicle and any of the passengers that were in the vehicle at the…

Car Accident

Taking a defensive driving course may not be at the top of your to-do list, but taking the time to complete one can save you money in the long run and reduce your risk of accidents. Defensive driving courses cover several important tactics you can use to drive safely and…

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Many drivers in Texas are unaware of their options to deal with a speeding ticket or other offense involving the operation of a motor vehicle or motorcycle. The most popular option is to take a defensive driving course to get your ticket dismissed. The information in this article deals specifically…

Everyone can agree that drivers should exercise caution when they’re driving around schools, on the way to work in the morning or coming home mid-afternoon. School Zones exist because they keep kids safe. Through the implementation special speed limits before and after school, installation of timed flashing lights, and the…

Driver feeling dizzy after car accident.

After a car accident, it may be obvious that you should visit a hospital. You may suffer from severe injuries that need immediate medical attention. However, after some accidents, injuries are not so obvious. As a result, those involved in the crash may see no reason to get checked by…

Insurance agent checking on the car damages from accident.

After a car accident, an insurance adjuster will likely contact you. The adjuster may even visit you while you are still in the hospital. The adjuster will want to settle your claim as quickly as possible and may even have a check in hand. Generally speaking, you should decline to…

Happy baby sitting on her car seat for safety.

As a parent or guardian of a young child, your primary responsibility is always to keep the child safe, including when driving. To do so, you must know and follow the seat belt and car seat laws in Texas. These laws are in place to protect children and prevent them…

Car crash happening along the highway.

Proving the Driver Who Caused the Accident was Negligent Winning a car accident case depends largely on the facts of the crash and if the driver who caused the accident was negligent. An experienced attorney can present arguments that prove negligence by demonstrating the following: The other driver owed a duty…

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