Personal Injury Blog
More Fatal Truck Collisions in Dallas-Fort Worth Area, Experts Say
Jason Stephens | January 11, 2022 | Truck Accidents
If it seems like there are more fatal truck collisions on the road lately, you’re not imagining it. According to a recent report in the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, fatal car accidents involving commercial trucks have surged in Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex in the last two years. The combination of staggering growth in the D-FW area and… read more
How to Handle Your Medical Bills After a Fort Worth Car Accident
Jason Stephens | December 23, 2021 | Car Accidents
Generally, you are responsible for paying for your medical bills after a car accident. That is the case even if you may not have been responsible for causing the car crash. However, if another driver was at fault for the accident, you may be able to receive reimbursement for medical expenses by filing an insurance… read more
Why Do Rear-End Collisions Happen and Who’s to Blame?
Jason Stephens | December 22, 2021 | Car Accidents
Rear-end collisions are among the most common types of car accidents. Victims of a rear-end collision may experience severe injuries, especially if the colliding vehicle is traveling at high speeds when the accident occurs. Rear-end collisions are often the fault of the driver who crashes into a vehicle that is stopped or slowing down. However,… read more
Texas Laws on the Road: What’s the Smallest Street Legal Motorcycle?
Jason Stephens | December 21, 2021 | Texas Law
If riding a motorcycle is your passion, one bike may not be enough. After all, motorcycles come in all shapes and sizes. Maybe it’s time to try something different! But before you spend money on a new bike, it’s a good idea to get familiar with the laws in Texas. And if you are interested… read more
Should I Call 911 After a Car Accident in Fort Worth, TX?
Jason Stephens | December 11, 2021 | Car Accidents
Car accidents range in severity. Some are quite serious and must be reported to the police. However, others are fairly minor. Perhaps you were just involved in a car accident in Fort Worth that seems to have caused minimal harm and property damage. You might wonder if this is an accident that requires calling 911…. read more
Allstate Worst Insurance Company For Consumers
Jason Stephens | December 10, 2021 | Personal Injury
In their marketing, insurance companies present themselves as being on the side of the customer. In reality, insurance companies are businesses. Accordingly, their goal is often to increase their profits and minimize their losses. This is not meant to suggest that all insurance companies are untrustworthy. Insurers play an important role in the lives of… read more
3 Elements of Standing to Sue
Jason Stephens | December 9, 2021 | Personal Injury
One must have standing before they can bring a lawsuit against someone. If you file a lawsuit and the defendant files a motion to dismiss alleging that you do not have standing to sue, the judge will have to evaluate the situation. If the judge determines that you do not have standing to sue, your… read more
What Happens If You Are Sued After Causing a Collision?
Jason Stephens | November 24, 2021 | Car Accidents
Even minor car accidents can generate lawsuits if the other party feels that you were the cause of the accident. They may sue you if they suffered injuries from the accident. You might think that insurance will protect you if legal issues arise after a car accident. While this is true, there are times in… read more
How Do Airbags Work?
Jason Stephens | November 23, 2021 | Car Accidents
You likely know that airbags save lives. But exactly how effective are they? According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, these devices reduce driver fatalities by 29%. Airbags are very effective. In all, more than 50,000 lives have been saved by frontal airbags alone. Another 2,000 drivers and passengers have been saved by side… read more
Timeline of a Fort Worth Personal Injury Case according to a Personal Injury Lawyer
Jason Stephens | November 19, 2021 | Personal Injury
Have you been injured in an accident resulting from another party’s negligence in Fort Worth, Texas? If so, you may be facing costly medical bills, lost wages, and related struggles. You can often seek compensation for such losses by filing a personal injury claim or lawsuit to collect from the insurance of the negligent party… read more