Personal Injury Blog
Difference Between Bodily Injury and Personal Injury
Jason Stephens | May 30, 2023 | Personal Injury
If you’ve been hurt in an accident, you may have heard the terms “bodily injury” and “personal injury.” Perhaps you’re wondering, what is the difference between bodily injury vs. personal injury? Technically, personal injury is a type of legal claim someone has when they have experienced an injury. It is a subcategory of legal cases…. read more
Is It Possible To Get Out of Jury Duty?
Jason Stephens | May 26, 2023 | Texas Law
Getting called for jury duty can be annoying. If you’re already busy with work, family life, and other obligations, you may not have the time to dedicate to serving. Plus, you won’t know if the case will last a day, a week, or even multiple weeks until it’s too late. For these reasons, it’s common… read more
Pros and Cons of Uninsured Motorist Coverage
Jason Stephens | May 18, 2023 | Car Accidents
If you suffered injury or property damage in a car accident caused by someone else, you have two potential insurance options for compensation: collect from the at-fault driver’s insurance policy, or collect from yous. Purchasing uninsured motorist coverage (UIM) is a way of making sure your own insurance will cover your losses even when the… read more
How Does the Brain Repair Itself After a Traumatic Brain Injury?
Jason Stephens | May 12, 2023 | Brain Injuries
Brain injuries are some of the most serious wounds that can result from accidents. The brain is a delicate and complex organ, and damage to it can have a huge impact on your life. But did you know that your brain is capable of healing itself after an injury? Your brain is remarkably good at… read more
What Is the Average Texas Auto Accident Settlement? Recent Car Accident Settlement Examples
Jason Stephens | May 8, 2023 | Car Accidents
One of the most common questions that many people ask their Texas car accident attorney is how much their settlement will be. While each case is different, generally, the bigger the plaintiff’s losses, the larger their settlement will be to cover them. How high of a settlement can you expect from your case? There are… read more
Should I Hire a Lawyer After a Minor Car Accident in Fort Worth, TX?
Jason Stephens | May 5, 2023 | Car Accidents
You may need a lawyer after any type of car accident. Whether you need a lawyer after a minor car accident depends on how you define “minor,” as well as many other factors. However, you should always consider talking to a lawyer if you suffer an injury. Even if you believe you only have a… read more
Driving a Car or Riding a Motorcycle, Which Is Safer?
Jason Stephens | April 21, 2023 | Personal Injury
When it comes to transportation, one of the biggest debates is whether cars or motorcycles are safer. Motorcycles are often thought to be riskier due to their lack of structural protection and higher risk of accidents, while cars are seen as a safer option due to their enclosed structure and safety features. But which option… read more
How To Prepare for a Deposition
Jason Stephens | April 17, 2023 | Personal Injury
A deposition is out-of-court, under-oath cross-examination of a hostile witness prior to trial. Giving a deposition is never easy. It is important, however. The opposing party will probably be able to use some of the deposition testimony at trial. Additionally, the quality of your deposition can make the difference between the success and failure of… read more
Everything You Need to Know About Blunt Force Head Trauma
Jason Stephens | April 15, 2023 | Brain Injuries
Blunt force head trauma is a family of complex head injuries affecting thousands of individuals yearly. The consequences of even mild brain or head injuries can be devastating, often resulting in long-term impairment. Here is everything you need to know about these serious injuries. What Is Blunt Force Head Trauma? Blunt force head trauma occurs… read more
Tips on Staying Safe When Taking an Uber or Lyft in Fort Worth
Jason Stephens | April 6, 2023 | Personal Injury
Rideshare services like Uber and Lyft can make navigating Fort Worth much easier. Whether you’re enjoying a night out on the town or just in town for the weekend, a rideshare can be a convenient way to get around. But before you hop into your next rideshare, it’s best to follow a few basic Uber… read more