Personal Injury Blog
Death by Narcissism? 10 Selfie Stick Accidents
Brian White | November 7, 2015 | Houston Personal Injury Attorney, safety
Once hailed as a tourist prop, selfie sticks are gaining popularity despite their slightly absurd nature. Though these devices seem innocuous enough, the Huffington Post recently reported selfie sticks have killed more people than shark attacks in the past year (though both occurrences are fairly rare). Like cell phones, these cause accidents through distraction. But… read more
How To Spot A Car With Flood Damage
Brian White | November 1, 2015 | Product Defects, safety
When it comes to cars, water can be a double-edged sword. On the one hand, a gallon of the soapy stuff can keep your car’s exterior looking squeaky clean. Too much of it, however, can render a car worthless. If a vehicle suffers from flood damage, it’s typically reported to an insurance company, who compensates… read more
Counting Down 5 Texas Theme Park Mishaps
Brian White | October 18, 2015 | Product Defects, safety
Theme parks are a wonderful destination for families and adrenaline junkies alike; with stomach-dropping roller coasters and kid-oriented rides, there is something for everyone. However, these attractions can also be hotbeds for injury.
5 Incredible Motorcycle Routes You Need to Take Before You Die
Brian White | October 14, 2015 | Top List
All motorcyclists know the feeling of freedom and clarity a long ride can bring. Biking can be a great way to see the country from the open road. If you are itching to embark on a long ride, we offer you some suggestions for the best scenery and destinations from sea to shining sea.
Are You Prepared for a Flash Flood? Your Safety Checklist
Brian White | October 13, 2015 | safety
Floods occur frequently and can come without warning. They are often hazardous, and therefore can be very costly for homeowners. The dangers associated with floods include contamination of water supply and sewage backup in your home. Follow this safety checklist to ensure you and your family stay safe in the event of a flash flood.
My Car has Been Recalled: What Should I Do?
Brian White | October 2, 2015 | Product Defects, safety
In 2001, Ford recalled Explorers after they were deemed responsible for 200 deaths, and just this year, the U.S. Department of Transportation ordered a recall of over 33.8 million airbags after manufacturer Takata admitted they were defective.
Top 10 Mobile Apps for Law School
Brian White | September 25, 2015 | legal professional
With the increasing use of technology in both the classroom and courtroom, law students are likely to want to start using law apps as soon as possible. Not every option designed for legal professionals is suited for a student, though. A mix of apps specifically for law students and ones that can transition to practice… read more
Top 10 Blogs for New Legal Professionals
Brian White | September 22, 2015 | legal professional
Blogs are an excellent way of keeping informed about the news and developments in any profession. The legal profession can change particularly quickly, and blogs provide a ready source of news and recent developments for any lawyer. Some of the best blogs for new professionals are: The Law Insider The Law Insider blog has advice… read more
Top 10 Mobile Apps for Legal Professionals
Brian White | September 21, 2015 | legal professional
If you are a busy professional, your smartphone is likely an integral part of performing your job. This is especially common for those in the legal profession whose jobs require a great many tools to perform correctly. Here are some of the most suggested apps for legal professionals. All Law A free source for federal… read more
How You Should Dress for Court in Houston, TX
Brian White | September 12, 2015 | Court, legal professional
Court appearances are formal occasions, and it is very important to dress and act appropriately, no matter where you will be appearing. From how you are dressed to how you approach the judge to how you interact with others involved with the hearing, everything matters. When appearing and comporting yourself in court, learn the proper… read more