Bus Accident Leaves Eight Dead

Webb County was the site of a multiple fatality charter bus accident on Saturday morning.  A charter bus near Laredo, Texas rolled over Saturday morning, May 14, 2016, around 11:45 a.m., killing eight of its passengers injuring forty-four others, a state official reported.  The bus left the Rio Grande Valley early Saturday morning and was traveling north on U.S. Route …

Avoid an Accident: Texting while driving is like driving blindfolded.

Texting while driving can cause an accident. Would you ever agree to ride in a car with a blindfolded driver? That is the equivalent of what you are doing if you ride with a driver who is texting and driving. The Average Text Distraction Lasts 5 Seconds –Long Enough to Cause An Accident. According to a 285 page U.S. Department …

Teen Dies in Car Accident in Northwest Tarrant County

The Tarrant County Sheriff’s Department reported a fatality car accident Friday evening near Eagle Mountain Lake in Northwest Tarrant County.  A Fort Worth teen identified as 18 year old Connor Strouder, was killed Friday evening at a rural intersection near Eagle Mountain Lake around 5:30 p.m. Friday, April 15, 2016, when his vehicle was struck on the driver’s side at the intersection …

How to Prepare for a Successful Personal Injury Case

Even though you may have been badly injured in an accident, it does not guarantee that you will win a personal injury case. Without significant proof of your injuries, pain, suffering and financial losses, and help from a qualified attorney, the decision of your lawsuit may not go in your favor. Preparation is key to successfully winning any lawsuit, especially when …

When Public Transportation Leads to Personal Injury

For environmental and quality of life reasons, there is a trend among commuters to take advantage of the benefits that mass transportation has to offer. You may be one of these commuters, whether your reason is being able to reduce your time wasted sitting in traffic, help reduce air pollution or reduce expenses from fluctuating gas prices. While public transportation …

Auto Accident FAQs

There are over five million auto accidents in the United States every year. Approximately 32,000 of these accidents are fatal. In order to protect yourself at the wheel, do your research. Insurance can be a very tricky thing when you don’t know where to begin. Know the facts about auto accidents so that if you’re ever in one, you’ll know exactly what to …

Auto Insurance Coverage 101

The term “auto insurance” refers to several different insurance types that provide various forms of protection for cars and their drivers. Almost all states require drivers to carry auto insurance, and each state has needed minimum values for different policies. States can also impound vehicles if the driver is uninsured. However, keep in mind that it’s not necessarily a good idea to maintain …

How your Medical History Affects your Personal Injury Case

If you’re injured due to another person’s negligence you are entitled to file a personal injury suit for medical claims, lost wages, and additional compensation for your pain and suffering. Since determining a dollar amount for your claim can be difficult, it’s best to consult a personal injury lawyer who can help you with the details of your case.