Category: personal injury
A deposition is one method lawyers use to gather information about a case. In a deposition, the witness is asked questions under oath about his or her claims. It is very important to spend time preparing for a deposition.
What is the “discovery” process in Texas personal injury cases, and why is it used?
Investigators looking into a fatal Texas tractor trailer accident near Dallas claim that the chain-reaction wreck that also left two people injured was caused by an 18 wheeler that failed to stop. A report from the Texas Department of Public Safety showed that the driver of the tractor trailer rammed into the rear of a […]
A report from the U.S. Department of Transportation showed that the number of fatal 18 wheeler accidents has increased since 2009. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration reported that the number of fatal accidents involving large trucks or buses increased by 8 percent from 2014 to 2015, and by 20 percent from 2009 to 2015. […]
At least nine people were injured in a Texas 18 wheeler crash on Interstate 35W in north Fort Worth. The tractor trailer, which was reportedly carrying a load of powdered milk at the time, overturned and burst into flames after it collided with a pickup truck and another car. The accident occurred on one of […]
A recent study published in the Journal of Neurotrauma revealed a potential link between traumatic brain injury (TBI) and impulse control problems. The study, conducted by scientists at the University of British Columbia in Canada, found that even a slight brain injury can lead to a lack of impulse control in rats. The study’s lead […]
When a family loses a loved one, it is a tragedy. When that family loses that loved one due to the avoidable actions (or inaction) of another party, that tragedy becomes compounded with a sense of injustice. Families who must endure this type of loss may consider filing a Texas wrongful death lawsuit against the […]
More than twenty people, most of them young children were hospitalized when their school bus was involved in a Texas 18 wheeler wreck near Beaumont. A teacher and 23 children were sent to local hospitals after their school bus struck a tractor trailer and a pickup truck. A spokesperson for the Beaumont Independent School District […]
When parents allow an underage, unlicensed driver to drive their motor vehicles, they are taking a major risk. Our client was injured when a kid with a learner’s permit blew through a stop sign and caused a collision with our client. Our firm worked with the injured driver as their auto accident lawyer in Tyler, […]
When a 9-year-old girl went to talk with her two backyard neighbors, she never would have expected to be bitten by the neighbors’ dog. But, that’s exactly what happened. The neighbor boys propped their arms over the wooden fence and the young girl ran to join them. The young girl propped her arms at the […]