Personal Injury Blog
10 Important Bicycle Laws in Texas
Jason Stephens | June 11, 2021 | Bicycle Accidents
Whether for exercise or leisure, many people love to ride bicycles. It can be an enjoyable activity for both individuals and families. However, bicyclists should ride as safely as possible. Unlike other types of passenger vehicles, bicycles do not enclose the rider or provide many safety features. Sadly, many cyclists suffer catastrophic injuries each year…. read more
What You Should and Should Not Do After a Car Accident in Fort Worth, TX?
Jason Stephens | June 8, 2021 | Car Accidents
If you have never been involved in a car accident, it can be overwhelming. You may not know what you should or should not do after a car accident in Fort Worth. It is understandable to be frightened. Our car accident lawyers in Fort Worth fight to get car accident victims fair compensation for their… read more
How Much Does A Texting Ticket Cost in Texas?
Jason Stephens | June 3, 2021 | Car Accidents
Texting while driving continues to be one of the most dangerous and frequent types of distracted driving. When a driver texts while driving, the driver’s eyes are off the road. He takes his hands off the steering wheel, and his mind is on the text, not on driving. This level of distraction can be deadly…. read more
What is CTE in Football?
Jason Stephens | May 14, 2021 | Brain Injuries
Chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) is a progressive, degenerative brain disease. CTE results from repeated brain injuries. Tackle football is a leading cause of CTE. But CTE can also arise from other contact sports like boxing, hockey, and soccer. Doctors have even found CTE in members of the armed forces and other occupations with repeated exposure… read more
What Does Discovery Mean?
Jason Stephens | May 13, 2021 | Personal Injury
Discovery is a step in the process before a personal injury trial. During discovery, both sides exchange information and evidence related to the lawsuit. There are several forms of discovery that a party can use to obtain information from the other party. That information can be used to formulate legal strategies for court. Discovery is… read more
What Are the Odds of Dying in a Car Crash?
Jason Stephens | May 8, 2021 | Car Accidents
The odds of dying in a car crash are one in 107. Roughly speaking, you have a less than 1% chance of dying in a car crash during your daily drive. But this statistic does not tell the whole story. Many variables increase your risk of dying in a car crash. For example, your age,… read more
What Happens if You Play Sports with a Concussion?
Jason Stephens | May 7, 2021 | Brain Injuries
Generally, a concussion falls among the milder brain injuries. But that does not mean that you should ignore a concussion. The damage from a concussion might only reveal itself in the days and weeks after the initial injury. Repeated brain trauma can lead to degenerative brain diseases like chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE). Because of this,… read more
Nausea After Hitting Your Head: How a Brain Injury Can Affect Your Body and Your Life
Jason Stephens | April 20, 2021 | Brain Injuries
When your head collides with a hard surface, it can affect your entire body in many ways. Your brain is responsible for many of your bodily functions. Because your brain rests inside of your skull, hitting your head can trigger a variety of symptoms. One of the potential symptoms of hitting your head is nausea…. read more
What Happens After a Deposition in a Car Accident Case?
Jason Stephens | April 19, 2021 | Car Accidents
If you are the victim of a collision that resulted in injuries, you may decide to seek financial compensation. During the process of a personal injury claim, your attorney may mention depositions. In some cases, the opposing side may decide to depose you. This legal term causes lots of unnecessary anxiety for many claimants. In… read more
What Does a Concussion Do to the Brain?
Jason Stephens | April 5, 2021 | Brain Injuries
About 1.5 million people experience a traumatic brain injury (TBI) in the United States annually. Most TBI injuries result from car accidents and fall mishaps. Although some brain injuries are classified as “mild,” others can be life-threatening. If you or someone you love has experienced a traumatic brain injury because of someone else’s negligence, contact… read more