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Joe Stephens is one of Dallas, Texas’ few Double Board Certified Attorneys in Personal Injury and Civil Trial Law. He represents clients in Dallas, Texas and Dallas County. He has earned respect at the Dallas County Courthouse, home to approximately 32 District Courts. Dallas County’s population is approximately 2.5 million people and has a range of about 2,000 square miles. Dallas County is expected to continue to grow, even throughout the economic downturn.
Lawsuits involving motor vehicle accidents are considered part of injury and accident law, or personal injury law and are addressed in civil court. Hit and Run, Drunk Driving and the various criminal aspects that arise out of car and truck accidents are dealt with separately, if they exist, in criminal court.
Common Causes of Auto Accidents in Texas Include:
- Failure to Signal
- Reckless Driving, Such As Passing On The Shoulder & Rapid Lane Changing
- Damaged Road Surfaces
- Inexperienced Drivers
- Poor Vehicle Maintenance
- Broken Traffic Lights
- Driving Under the Influence of Drugs or Alcohol
- Driving Dangerously Given Current Weather Conditions
- Failure to Obey Traffic Lights & Signs
- Distracted Drivers
- Tired Drivers
More people, means more traffic and crowding on the county’s roads and highways. In Texas, about 400,000 car collisions occur each year. Dallas County is ranked second in Texas with about 250 auto fatalities, followed by Bexar County, Travis County, and Tarrant County. The accidents involve bicyclists, pedestrians, motorcycles, buses, trucks, and stationary objects. At night, the risk is even greater due to the increased number of drunk drivers on the road. The leading cause of all fatalities nationwide is drunk drivers. People who choose to drive under the influence of alcohol are a danger to everyone, including our children.
Dallas, Texas Injury Attorney Joe Stephens is double board certified. In addition, he has been chosen by his peers as a Texas Super Lawyer by his peers for several years. He has the highest peer review ratings from independent rating services such as Martindale-Hubbell AV rating (Preeminent for legal ability and ethics) and AVVO (Superb, 10/10). Joe Stephens has over 30 years of experience focusing on p car and truck accident cases. He has handled many other types of cases in Dallas, TX.
Joe Stephens is a veteran Dallas, Texas injury attorney practicing in Katy, Texas. He represents individuals who suffer injuries at the hands of distracted or impaired drivers, negligent medical facilities, staff and doctors, or products that have caused harm due to defects in performance or design.
Joe Stephens will work hard to obtain justice and compensation for your injuries. He will go after the wrongdoer for lost wages, mental anguish, loss of household services, medical expenses, pain and suffering, emotional torment and physical impairment.
Common Types of Auto Accidents in Dallas:
- Head-on Collision
- Hit and Run
- Fender Bender
- Low Impact Accident
- Low Speed Accident
- Pedestrian Involved Accident
- Side Swipe
- Side Impact
- Rear End Accident
- Rollover Accident
- T-Bone Accident
- Commercial Truck Accident
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