Austin Personal Injury Law Blog

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...