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March 30, 2020

How to Calculate Pain and Suffering from a Car Wreck

Car accidents happen every single day here in Texas. Often, they result in devastating injuries or loss of life. If another driver was to blame for the accident, chances are you can file a lawsuit and pursue compensation. When it comes to recovering damages for a car accident, most people think about lost wages, medical expenses, and long-term rehabilitation. But …

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March 26, 2020

What Texas Being a “One Bite Rule” State Means

To many people, dogs are much more than pets; they’re family. Dog bite attacks can be challenging because of the love and adoration we have for these four-legged creatures. Yet, unfortunately, dog bites happen regularly here in Texas and throughout the United States. We need to remember that dogs are still animals and have internal instincts that may cause them …

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March 3, 2020

What Are the Most Common St. Patrick’s Day Accidents?

St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner, marking a favorite holiday for many. With more than 33 million Americans claiming Irish descent, it is no wonder St. Patrick’s Day is such a beloved holiday in the United States. Not only has St. Patrick’s Day (or St. Patty’s Day) become one of the nation’s most popular holidays, but unfortunately, it …

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February 21, 2020

Avoiding Disaster on Mardi Gras

Mardi Gras is one of the most festive holidays celebrated in the U.S. every year, especially down south. Every year, a reported 1.4 million people make their way to New Orleans to participate in the iconic Fat Tuesday parade and ensuing celebrations. This year, Fat Tuesday and the official Mardi Gras day falls on February 25. However, carnival celebrations officially …

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January 31, 2020

The Dangers of Super Bowl Sunday

Super Bowl LIV is this Sunday in Miami, marking the end of another great NFL season. As the Chiefs and 49ers prepare to compete for the Lombardi Trophy, millions of Americans are preparing for Super Bowl Sunday, too. While the players and coaches are preparing for the biggest game of the season, Americans are stocking up on wings, nachos, beer, …

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January 24, 2020

What to Do If You Started the New Year in an Accident

Try as you might, sometimes things just don’t go our way. If you were one of the unlucky victims of an accident at the start of the new year, you’re probably pretty frustrated with how this decade is going. Unfortunately, accidents can happen at any time and frankly don’t care whether you’ve just made your New Year’s resolution to remain …

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January 10, 2020

Can Passengers File a Claim?

Typically, we focus on drivers who suffer injuries in car accidents, but what about passengers? Depending on the nature of the accident, passengers can suffer debilitating injuries and may have questions about what to do next. However, if you are injured in a car accident as a passenger, there are many different steps you can take to protect your rights …

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December 19, 2019

Common New Year’s Accidents

New Year’s Eve celebrations will be here before you know it. As 2019 comes to a close, and we ring in the new year, there will undoubtedly be plenty of opportunities to celebrate and surround yourself with loved ones. While the new year marks a fresh start and allows us an opportunity reset, it also comes with inherent dangers. Sadly, …

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December 11, 2019

National Drunk & Drugged Driving Prevention Month

December is National Drunk and Drugged Driving Prevention month, allowing us to raise awareness about this critical topic. With the holiday season in full swing, it is no wonder we see an increase in the number of drunk driving accidents and fatalities. The holiday season is festive with holiday parties aplenty, but this comes with inherent risks. If you are …

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November 21, 2019

How to Stay Safe During Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is next week, but we aren’t here to discuss your favorite turkey recipes. Although this holiday is a favorite for many, it is also inherently dangerous. The emergency room may be the last thing on your mind when getting ready for Thanksgiving, but more people end up there than you’d like to think. From car accidents and cooking fires …