Car Accidents

What to do if you Suffer from Whiplash Symptoms After a Car Accident

Neck injuries, including whiplash, are common car accident injuries, especially rear-end accidents. The impact when vehicles collide causes a tremendous force on the bodies of the people inside the vehicle. That force can result in the whipping motion that causes a whiplash injury. What Causes Whiplash? Whiplash is commonly the result of the head moving… read more

What Are Your Legal Options if You Hit a Cyclist With Your Car?

If you hit a bike rider with your car, stop and assess the situation. Are you or the bike rider injured? If so, call 911 and request emergency medical services, in addition to a police officer. Leaving the scene of the bicycle accident is an unwise choice. Treat a bicycle accident in the same manner… read more

How to Obtain a Car Accident Report in Fort Worth

From speeding up the claims process with an insurance provider, to serving as key evidence in a personal injury suit, a car accident report can be incredibly valuable. Even if a police officer doesn’t respond to the accident scene, there are instances that require you and the other drivers involved to file a car accident… read more

Can Fault Be Determined by Car Accident Damage?

If you are injured in a car accident, the other driver might be liable for your injuries and damages. However, before you can recover any money for a car accident claim, you must prove that the other driver caused the collision. If you cannot prove the other driver was at fault, you may be liable… read more

Can You Sue the Car Company if the Air Bags Did Not Deploy in a Car Accident?

There’s a certain formula for legal claims involving many car accident cases. You file a suit against the person who caused the accident or their insurance provider, and accept a settlement offer or take the matter to court. There are times, though, when things get a bit more complicated.  A good example is an airbag… read more

Ways to Prevent Your Teenager from Texting and Driving

We’re not being harsh by pointing out that most teenagers have a hard time maintaining their attention. It’s simply that way for most of us as we go through our teen years. Few things can monopolize your teen’s attention like a cell phone – and that’s bad news if your teenager is now driving. Texas… read more

When Do You Need to Hire A Car Accident Lawyer?

A car accident can turn your life upside down. Even though you may not sustain serious injuries, you must deal with the property damage from the accident. If you do sustain injuries, you also may have doctor’s bills, loss of income, and other damages caused by the crash. Knowing when to hire a car accident… read more

Is It Legal to Drive Barefoot in Texas?

For many people, their vehicle is an extension of their home. They kick off their shoes as soon as they get home or get into their vehicle. However, is driving barefoot legal in Texas? Technically, there are no laws preventing you from driving barefoot, though there are a few safety issues to consider. Our car… read more

What Should You Do If You Are In An Accident But The Other Driver Doesn’t Have Insurance?

One of the first things you are told to do after an automobile accident is to switch contact and insurance information with any other drivers. While Texas requires all drivers to have some sort of insurance, the reality is that not everyone does. There is a high possibility that you may find yourself involved in… read more

Consequences of Using Your Cell Phone While Driving in Texas

You are driving to work and your phone rings. What do you do? If you decide to answer it, are you breaking the law? Can you use your cell phone while driving? What if instead of answering your phone, you decide to send them a text to let them know you are driving and can’t… read more