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Settlements for Neck Injuries in Car Accidents
You probably know that car accidents are a serious problem throughout the US, but statistics on the frequency of these incidents may still shock you. According to the Texas Department of Transportation’s Motor Vehicle Traffic Crash Facts, there were almost 13,000 auto crashes in 2019 leading to serious injuries for 15,843 people. Though victims may […]
How Long Does a Car Accident Stay on Your Insurance Record?
If you were recently involved in a car accident in Texas, you may still be receiving treatment for your injuries, going through the recovery process, and dealing with damage to your vehicle. Additionally, there may be multiple issues involved with your auto insurance coverage even though the Texas Department of Insurance has established coverage requirements […]
How to Dispute a Car Accident Fault
Approximately two million people are injured in car accidents throughout the US every year, and statistics reveal that these incidents are quite common in the Lone Star State. According to the Texas Department of Transportation Motor Vehicle Traffic Crash Facts, there is 12,542 serious injury crashes annually leading to injuries for 15,390 people. Many victims […]
What Details Do You Need to Exchange After a Car Accident?
The chaos and confusion that follows a car accident can be overwhelming, so it can be tough to figure out what to do in the immediate aftermath. Once you catch your breath it is important to pull over safely, assess your physical state, and check the condition of passengers. Additionally, as you are probably aware, […]
How Long Do You Have to Make a Claim After a Car Accident?
Texas, like all states, has a statute of limitations on car accident claims. The statute of limitations is the amount of time you have to file your claim and in The Lone Star State, this time limit is two years from the date of the accident. Although the law surrounding the statute of limitations sounds […]
Medical Settlements from Car Accidents
Medical expenses make up the bulk of damages in car accident claims. Accident victims may sustain a number of serious injuries during a crash and, when those injuries were caused by another person’s negligence, they deserve compensation to help them recover. Medical expenses are considered economic damages, meaning they have an actual dollar value. Still, […]
How to Dispute Fault in a Car Accident
Texas follows a tort system for car accident cases. Under the tort system, negligent drivers are responsible for paying compensation for any injuries or losses accident victims incur. Car accident claims are typically filed through the at-fault party’s insurance company, but insurers are not usually willing to pay out on these claims. The negligent driver […]
Statistics on Car Accidents Caused by Cell Phones
Accidents caused by cell phones are all too common in Texas. When a person is distracted by their phone, they take their eyes, hands, and minds off of the road in front of them. It is much too easy for drivers to cause a crash when they are distracted by their cell phones and those […]
Protecting Your Child from Car Seat Accidents
Children are dependent on their guardians for many things, including protection. Parents are expected to properly restrain and position their children in a car when driving. This reduces the chances of the children falling victim to child car seat accidents. However, research by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) indicates that over 618,000 […]
What Does Chest Pain from a Car Accident Seat Belt Injury Mean?
Seat belts are a key safety device in any vehicle. They prevent drivers and passengers from getting ejected from a car during a crash. By keeping you restrained, they also reduce the severity of impact and, in turn, decrease the severity of injuries you might suffer. According to estimates, seat belt usage could have prevented […]