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November 7, 2019

What to Know About Workplace Accidents

Depending on your occupation and the industry you work in, getting injured on the job is a real possibility. While many people can’t imagine suffering an injury at work, others know this reality all too well. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), nearly 3 million employees experienced a workplace injury or illness in 2017. Subsequently, a total of …

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October 9, 2019

Halloween Accidents

Halloween is just around the corner, which means it’s time to stock up on candy, get the pumpkins carved, and make sure everyone’s costume is ready for the spooky holiday. While Halloween may be a favorite holiday for many – young and old alike – it can also be very dangerous. According to statistics compiled over the last several years, …

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September 6, 2019

September 17 is International Patient Safety Day

September 17, 2019, will mark another International Patient Safety Day, a global initiative aimed at raising awareness about patient safety and well-being. International Patient Safety Day (IPSD) hopes to encourage people to stand up for their healthcare rights and safety. Unfortunately, medical errors are the third-leading cause of death in the United States. According to a John Hopkins study, anywhere …

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August 20, 2019

The Importance of Hiring a Bilingual Attorney

Not Every Law Firm Has Bilingual Attorneys Texas is a border state, which means that many people who choose to live here are bilingual. If English isn’t your first language and you find yourself involved in a car accident or other situation where a lawyer may be helpful, it is important you are able to work with a bilingual lawyer. …

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July 9, 2019

What to Do if You’ve Been Injured July 4th Weekend

The 4th of July Can Be Exciting But Also Dangerous We hope everyone had a safe and fun 4th of July! As we saw from the news this past weekend, unfortunately not everyone was so lucky. Several fatalities occurred throughout Texas over the busy holiday weekend, including a Fort Worth teen who died in a fireworks accident. There were also …

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May 28, 2019

Steps to Take Following a Premises Liability Injury

Premises liability cases are some of the most common personal injury cases When you visit someone else’s home or place of business, you assume it is safe and you are out of harm’s way. Unfortunately, this is not always the case. In the event a property owner or homeowner does not maintain the space, resulting in unsafe or uneven surfaces, …

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April 25, 2019

5 Steps to Take Following A Car Accident

What to do following a car accident If you have been involved in a car accident, you likely know just how stressful the situation can be. Not only must you make sure no one is injured but contacting the police and getting your vehicle out of the road can be anxiety-inducing. Regardless of how safe of a driver we think …

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April 11, 2019

Do I Have A Dog Bite Personal Injury Case?

Unfortunately, thousands of Americans suffer dog bite injuries every single year. In many cases, these injuries are minor and can be resolved on their own. In other instances, the bite injury may be serious and the person bitten by the dog may want to take legal action against the owner. As you can imagine, these types of cases are quite …

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March 13, 2019

Distracted Driving Laws in Texas

According to various studies, distracted driving is right up there with drunk driving in terms of risks and dangers. As reported by the Texas Department of Transportation, one in five car accidents in Texas is caused by drivers that are distracted and not paying attention to the road. There are various forms of distracted driving, including: Texting while driving Talking …

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March 6, 2019

Drunk Driving on St. Patrick’s Day 

For nearly 300 years, St. Patrick’s Day has been celebrated all throughout the world by those of Irish descent. With 33 million Americans claiming Irish ancestry compared to only Ireland’s population of only 4.6 million people, the United States will see a much higher level of alcohol drinking than anywhere else in the world. While St. Patrick’s Day is a …