Texas Personal Injury Blog

Last Updated : May 19, 2022

Best Ways to Manage Your Bills After an Accident

Posted on Wednesday, April 20th, 2022 at 3:20 pm    

If you were involved in an accident and suffered significant physical injury, you may be wondering how to deal with your expenses. Although it may be tempting to save money and stay home, it is important to seek medical treatment. Even a minor accident can lead to higher costs when injuries are found and treated […]

What Not to Say To a Truck Driver After a Truck Accident

Posted on Sunday, April 10th, 2022 at 3:09 pm    

If you’re involved in an accident with a commercial truck, there are certain things you should never say at the scene of the accident or later to the insurance adjuster. These vehicles are heavier and larger than passenger vehicles, and a crash involving a commercial truck often results in greater damage to the car and […]

Five Ways to Prevent Motorcycle Accidents

Posted on Friday, April 1st, 2022 at 2:44 pm    

Motorcycle accidents are especially dangerous because motorcyclists are not protected in the same way that drivers are in motor vehicles. There are several reasons why riding a motorcycle can put you at a higher risk of being involved in a crash. It is safe to say that you should steer clear of riding in inclement […]

How Do Helmet Laws Impact Fault in a Motorcycle Accident?

Posted on Sunday, March 20th, 2022 at 9:59 pm    

As a motorcyclist, you’re at significant risk of severe injuries in an accident. Motorcycles don’t offer the same stability and safety features as cars and trucks. During a collision, riders can be ejected from their seats. Without an adequate helmet, traumatic brain injury and even death could occur. You might wonder what would happen if […]

What Not to Say to an Insurance Adjuster

Posted on Thursday, March 10th, 2022 at 9:35 pm    

Accident victims often file insurance claims. It’s necessary to recover compensation for medical treatment, property damage, and other costs. Many people try to pursue a personal injury case without the help of a lawyer. Unfortunately, it’s a careless decision that can lead to an unfavorable outcome. Insurance adjusters use various tactics while handling insurance claims. […]

What Are Truck Driver Training Requirements?

Posted on Tuesday, March 1st, 2022 at 9:18 pm    

Anyone interested in becoming a commercial truck driver must apply for a commercial driver’s license (CDL). They must also complete a training program and multiple tests successfully. Having a thorough knowledge of operating procedures is necessary. Large trucks, such as tractor-trailers, are massive. They can be challenging to maneuver, especially in dangerous conditions. Truck drivers […]

Posting On Social Media After An Accident Can Hurt Your Claim 

Posted on Sunday, February 20th, 2022 at 4:39 pm    

So many of us live our lives online today. We share our ups and downs with friends, family, and the rest of the world. We allow people to join our triumphs and wallow in our misery. It is a means of feeling more connected to other people, even when we are thousands of miles away […]

How Texting While Driving Causes Truck Accidents 

Posted on Thursday, February 10th, 2022 at 4:29 pm    

By now, you have seen the ad campaigns and neon signs lighting up the interstate. Texting and driving is a deadly combination. Yet, if you think texting and driving a car is dangerous, consider the implications of texting while driving a commercial truck. Truck accidents are uniquely devastating when they’re involved in accidents. It is […]

What Documents Do I Need for My Car Accident Claim? 

Posted on Tuesday, February 1st, 2022 at 4:04 pm    

Being involved in a car accident is a traumatic event. You can be physically injured and mentally shaken up. Unfortunately, the car accident claims process can’t wait until you get your life back on track. Coping with your injuries and the stress of navigating an accident claim can be stressful and challenging. Thankfully, the Texas […]

Four Ways to Prevent Truck Accidents

Posted on Thursday, January 20th, 2022 at 4:18 pm    

According to the Texas Department of Transportation, there were 32,462 crashes involving commercial motor vehicles (CMV) in Texas in 2020, including 513 fatal crashes contributing to 581 fatalities. Accidents involving 18-wheeler trucks or other large commercial vehicles are often far more severe in terms of destruction and lethality. Therefore, every driver should do their best […]