Car Accidents

When a drunk driver causes an accident

While it is a widely known fact that driving while drunk is illegal in Texas, many people do it anyway. Sadly, it is other individuals with whom they share the road who end up suffering. When a drunk driver causes an accident, the victims may end up seriously injured,...

2 adults, 7 children injured in Texas crash

Nine individuals were recently injured in an unfortunate motor vehicle collision. Seven of the nine injured parties were children. These kinds of collisions can easily occur due to careless driving, in which case the party who caused the accident may be held liable...

Prescription drugs and driving impairment

While most warnings about driving impairment often highlight the hazards of drunk or drugged driving, drivers can also suffer dramatic side effects from both prescription and over-the-counter medications. These medications can lead to drowsiness, slowed reaction...

Reasons to avoid settling car crashes privately

When people are involved in car accidents in Texas, they may be tempted to try to settle their crashes privately. For instance, the person who caused the accident may agree to pay the other party a certain amount to cover the damage caused. However, this presents a...

No-fault or tort-state, which applies to Texas?

If you get into a car accident, how the recovery of damages works after the fact can vary by state. For instance, a no-fault state is very different than an at-fault or tort state. Which is Texas? Texas is a tort state. What exactly does that mean, and how does it...