Personal Injury Blog
The Most Dangerous Sections of Dallas – Fort Worth Highways for Trucking Crashes
Jason Stephens | March 1, 2023 | Truck Accidents
When it comes to driving in the Dallas – Fort Worth area, 2023 began with an ominous start. On January 17, an 18-wheeler collided with a pickup truck in a double fatal crash. One day later, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) issued its report on the catastrophic accident of February 11, 2021. That incident… read more
How Insurance Companies Avoid Paying Personal Injury Claims
Jason Stephens | February 27, 2023 | Personal Injury
Insurance companies can be shady. If you’ve ever had to file a claim with insurance, then you know the process is a headache. When it comes to personal injury claims, insurance companies get scared. They know that catastrophic injuries, or even wrongful death claims, can lead to huge payouts. That’s why insurance adjusters do everything… read more
Do You Need a License and Insurance To Ride a Scooter in Fort Worth?
Jason Stephens | February 22, 2023 | Texas Law
The question of whether you need a license and insurance to ride a scooter in Fort Worth depends on how you define the word “scooter.” It is not a legal term, and it appears nowhere in Texas law. We’ll explain further here. What Is a Scooter? For the purposes of this article, “scooter” means a… read more
Are There Different Types of Motorcycle Licenses in Texas?
Jason Stephens | February 10, 2023 | Motorcycle Accidents
Driving a motorcycle in Texas can be a gratifying experience. With thousands of miles of open roads and beautiful landscapes, the Lone Star State boasts some of the country’s most exciting places to ride. However, If you’re considering getting on a bike and hitting the open road, you’ll need to comply with the state’s strict… read more
Motorcycle Riding Safety: What You Need to Know
Jason Stephens | February 1, 2023 | Motorcycle Accidents
Millions of people in the United States own motorcycles. And approximately 328,000 motorcycles are registered in the state of Texas alone. Texas has one of the largest motorcycle-riding populations in the country. People own motorcycles for many reasons. They are a great way to enjoy the outdoors on a sunny day and offer fuel and… read more
How to Report an Unsafe Truck Driver in Texas
Jason Stephens | January 31, 2023 | Truck Accidents
Commercial truck drivers often spend a dozen hours each day fighting traffic, boredom, and deadlines to carry goods across the country. Even with alternatives like trains, ships, and airplanes, American shippers still send nearly 72% of freight by truck. Despite all the rules that govern truck drivers, they still cause truck accidents. Commercial motor vehicles… read more
How Long Do I Have To File a Car Accident Claim in Texas?
Jason Stephens | January 31, 2023 | Car Accidents
If you were injured in a car accident in Texas, your time to file a car accident claim is limited. Failing to take steps to protect your legal rights could result in missing the window to receive compensation for your damages. Talking with a Fort Worth car accident lawyer is the best way to protect… read more
How Serious Does a Collision Have to Be for Airbags to Deploy in a Forth Worth Car Accident?
Jason Stephens | January 6, 2023 | Car Accidents
Modern vehicles include dozens of features designed to keep you safe during a crash. Seat belts, braking assist systems, anti-lock brakes, and more all work to prevent accidents if possible and prevent injuries if not. One of the most important safety systems in your car is your airbags. But airbags don’t deploy in all Fort… read more
What Is Texas’ Open Container Law?
Jason Stephens | January 5, 2023 | Texas Law
If you enjoy the occasional drink while out at a restaurant, bar, or club, you’re not alone. Many individuals regularly indulge in alcohol as a stress reliever or as an opportunity to socialize with friends and family. However, it’s essential to understand Texas’ laws before transporting open alcoholic beverages in your vehicle. Under Texas Penal… read more
How Likely Are You to Get Into a Motorcycle Accident in Fort Worth?
Jason Stephens | January 4, 2023 | Motorcycle Accidents
Fort Worth is a gorgeous place to ride a motorcycle, especially in the spring. You may be dreaming of getting back out on the road once the weather warms up some more. But did you know that motorcyclists face greater danger from crashes than other motorists? How likely are you to get into a motorcycle… read more