Personal Injury Blog
Involved In A Car Accident And Other Driver Has No Insurance?
Brian White | December 14, 2016 | Auto Accidents, Houston Personal Injury Attorney, Truck Accidents
Getting into a car accident is bad enough, but to make it worse you’ve found that the other driver has no or minuscule insurance. They could have also just driven away, as a hit-and-run is quite common if the person who hit you has no insurance. If that happens many thoughts run through your mind,… read more
What is the Minimum Amount of Auto Insurance Coverage Required in Texas?
Brian White | December 13, 2016 | Auto Accidents
It has been a national requirement to have auto insurance in some form for nearly 100 years. States have the autonomy to decide what the minimum requirements will be, along with any other insurance laws. Texas’ car insurance regulations are indeed different from its neighboring states, so it’s important to know exactly what your policy… read more
How Apps like Snapchat are Causing Dangerous Distracted Driving
Brian White | November 17, 2016 | Auto Accidents, Houston Personal Injury Attorney, safety
Texas is a big state. The vast highways throughout the state encourage long road trips to explore the state. For decades, Texans have taken to the highways on vacation to explore every inch of the state – from Big Bend to Amarillo. Unfortunately, the increasing use of smartphones has caused a staggering number of distracted… read more
Common Causes of Aircraft Accidents
Brian White | November 17, 2016 | safety
Commercial jetliner accidents are exceedingly rare, and often dominate news headlines for weeks after the accident. The mystery of flight MH370 has haunted the general public and the relatives of the victims for years now, and no one has a firm conclusion as to what occurred to the plane. However, plane accidents are exceedingly rare,… read more
Can I sue a mechanic / Auto repair shop for negligence?
Brian White | November 17, 2016 | Auto Accidents
DISCLAIMER: Our law firm does not handle these types of cases. As we exclusively handle personal injury cases, we can only help if you have been injured in an accident. The content in this blog post (“post”) is meant for general informational purposes only. Information found in the post does not constitute as formal legal… read more
Preventing Burn Injuries: 5 Tips
Brian White | October 12, 2016 | safety
Burns vary widely in scope – they are, at best, mild medical conditions, while at worst, they are life-threatening emergencies with permanently disabling consequences. Fire-related burn injuries are the most common in adults, however, chemicals and electricity also cause severe burns. In children, scalding is the most common cause of burn injuries. Luckily, you can… read more
Who Is At Fault In Big Rig Accidents?
Brian White | October 12, 2016 | Truck Accidents
Truck accidents can be catastrophic. Victims who sustain injuries can face long-term consequences. Commercial trucks are heavier than personal cars and trucks, and they often carry hazardous materials. According to data from the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, there were nearly 3,500 fatal truck accidents in 2014 alone. Because they have the potential to be… read more
Famous Product Liability Cases
Brian White | October 12, 2016 | Dangerous Products
Each year, it seems that certain products make headlines – but for the wrong reasons. Last holiday season, trendy hoverboards caught fire in mall kiosks and family homes, endangering children. And this year, Samsung recalled its Galaxy Note 7s and halted the manufacture of them for exploding in cars, homes, even in airplane cabins. The… read more
What Can I Do If the Other Driver in an Accident Doesn’t Have Insurance?
Brian White | August 19, 2016 | Auto Accidents
Even though Texas requires drivers to carry at least minimum coverage car insurance before getting behind the wheel, hundreds of drivers are on the road without policies. As long as rules of the road are in place, there will always be drivers who break them – either out of negligence or in an attempt to… read more
The Most Dangerous Intersections in Texas
Brian White | July 27, 2016 | Auto Accidents
What are the most dangerous intersections in Texas? Which city has the greatest number of them? We wanted answers to these questions. So our Houston-based personal injury lawyers worked with data visualization company 1point21 interactive to analyze four years worth of collision data (2012 – 2015) from the Texas Department of Transportation. We sifted through more than 2 million records to… read more