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Our Texas Personal Injury Attorney Discusses Accident Recovery Options

We want you to be as informed as possible when pursuing your personal injury claim. This is why we regularly post blog articles to keep you updated on the ever-changing laws, options, and regulations surrounding accident law. If you’ve been injured due to someone else’s negligence, come learn what our attorneys can teach you about your rights and claim options.


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3/28/2018
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Report a Vessel as Unseaworthy

Ship owners must provide their employees with a seaworthy vessel. Seamen have the right to report safety concerns, and they cannot be punished for doing so.

Category: Maritime and Offshore Cases

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3/22/2018
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Independent Medical Examination by a Designated Doctor

When you pursue a workers’ compensation claim, your employer’s insurer may dispute your doctor’s findings, and request an independent medical examination.

Category: Construction, Refinery, Industrial, On the Job Injuries and Workers' Comp

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3/14/2018
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Actions to Avoid After Your Truck Accident

When you’ve been injured due to a truck accident, there are serious mistakes you should take care to avoid in order to protect your rights.

Category: Truck Accidents and DWI Accidents

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3/6/2018
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PTSD Workers’ Compensation Benefits

Physical injuries aren’t the only ailments that qualify for workers’ comp benefits. You may also be compensated for psychological injuries such as PTSD.

Category: Construction, Refinery, Industrial, On the Job Injuries and Workers' Comp

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3/6/2018
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Fall Hazards for Roofers

Construction workers frequently experience severe injury, and even death, when they fall from a roof. Employers are required to provide a safe work environment.

Category: Construction, Refinery, Industrial, On the Job Injuries and Workers' Comp

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2/27/2018
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Gas and Oil Extraction Growth Increases Truck Accidents

The recent boom in Texas oil extraction operations has resulted in a dramatic increase in the number of accidents caused by large trucks and drilling equipment.

Category: Truck Accidents and DWI Accidents

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2/27/2018
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Telltale Signs of Sleep Apnea

Truck drivers are at high risk of developing sleep apnea, and they may not even know they have the condition until their sleep deficit results in a collision.

Category: Truck Accidents and DWI Accidents

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2/27/2018
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Maritime Worker Ammonia Exposure

Refrigeration units are used on fishing vessels and at port facilities to keep harvests cold. Cooled by ammonia, these units can be hazardous when leaks occur.

Category: Maritime and Offshore Cases

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2/23/2018
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Dock Workers and Heavy Machinery Injuries

Heavy machinery injuries are frequently serious. Dock workers injured on the job can receive benefits under the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act.

Category: Maritime and Offshore Cases

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2/19/2018
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Warehouse Injuries Due to Falls, Forklifts, and Lifting

Warehouses can be dangerous workplaces. Employees are at risk for everything from collapsing pallet racks, to forklift accidents, to repetitive stress injuries.

Category: Construction, Refinery, Industrial, On the Job Injuries and Workers' Comp

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2/16/2018
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Industrial Accidents Can Cause Severe Brain Injuries

Industrial accident victims sometimes suffer from severe brain injuries, such as hematomas, contusions, concussions, and skull fractures.

Category: Construction, Refinery, Industrial, On the Job Injuries and Workers' Comp

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2/14/2018
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Commercial Truck Collisions Caused by Making Wide Turns

Commercial trucks can be challenging to maneuver, particularly when making a wide turn. If a truck driver isn’t careful enough, he may cause a serious accident.

Category: Truck Accidents and DWI Accidents

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2/13/2018
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Truck Collisions Caused by Drugged Drivers

Commercial vehicle driving is challenging, requiring truckers to work long hours under desolate conditions. Sadly, sometimes truckers turn to drug use to cope.

Category: Truck Accidents and DWI Accidents

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2/9/2018
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Collisions Caused by Drivers of Leased Commercial Trucks

When a driver of a leased truck causes a collision, determining liability can be difficult. The lease agreement and the Graves Amendment may impact liability.

Category: Truck Accidents and DWI Accidents

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2/5/2018
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Seven Surprising Drunk Driving Facts in the State of Texas

Tragically, far too many people have sustained serious injuries or lost their lives due to the irresponsible actions of drunk drivers in the state of Texas.

Category: Car Accidents and DWI Accidents

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1/23/2018
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Fatal Collisions Caused by Intoxicated Truck Drivers

Collisions involving drunk drivers of large commercial trucks often cause fatalities. Survivors need professional legal representation to receive compensation.

Category: Truck Accidents and DWI Accidents

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1/11/2018
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The Risks of Benzene Exposure Following Hurricane Harvey

Due to the damage caused by Hurricane Harvey, petroleum refining and extraction workers have been subjected to an increased risk of exposure to benzene.

Category: Construction, Refinery, Industrial, On the Job Injuries and Workers' Comp

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1/3/2018
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How You Can Easily Cause a Very Serious Highway Collision

There are plenty of ways to cause a serious highway collision, such as driving drunk, distracted driving, and speeding. These accidents can easily be avoided.

Category: Car Accidents and DWI Accidents

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1/3/2018
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New Year’s Resolutions to Help You Become a Better Driver

A brand new year is the ideal time to resolve to become a better driver. Here, we offer practical driving tips to help you arrive at your destination safely.

Category: Car Accidents and DWI Accidents

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12/29/2017
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Your Attorney Can Help You Testify About Your Truck Accident

When you’ve been injured in a truck accident, you may need to testify in a courtroom proceeding or at a recorded deposition. Your attorney can help you prepare.

Category: Truck Accidents and DWI Accidents

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12/29/2017
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Expert Witnesses Can Be Crucial in a Truck Accident Case

Truck accident claims sometimes require the support of expert witnesses, due to their knowledge or experience in a particular subject related to the claim.

Category: Truck Accidents and DWI Accidents

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12/28/2017
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The Dangers of Internal Bleeding Caused by a Truck Accident

Truck accidents sometimes cause major trauma to vital organs, leading to internal bleeding. This can result in serious injury and even death if left untreated.

Category: Truck Accidents and DWI Accidents

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12/19/2017
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How Storm Destruction in 2017 Led to Jones Act Suspension

Recent hurricane damage led to a temporary waiver of the Jones Act in an effort to help storm victims receive emergency supplies, sparking debate about the law.

Category: Maritime and Offshore Cases

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12/15/2017
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Maritime Employment Contracts Limit Injured Worker Benefits

Maritime workers may be required to sign employment contracts limiting their compensation for injuries, but these contracts cannot violate employment laws.

Category: Maritime and Offshore Cases

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12/14/2017
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Highway Hypnosis Is Dangerous and Increases Collision Risks

Hours of highway travel can lead to drowsy and distracted driving, also known as highway hypnosis. This can cause a wreck, leading to serious injuries or death.

Category: Car Accidents and DWI Accidents

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