Houston Accident & Injury Blog

Risk of Houston Trucking Accidents Could be Reduced by New Hours-of-Service Proposal

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is accepting public input on proposed new hours-of-service rules designed to prevent Houston trucking accidents and tractor-trailer accidents nationwide. As we reported recently on our Houston Injury Lawyer Blog, Texas leads the nation in fatal trucking accidents. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reported a total of 421 fatal Texas trucking accidents in 2008. ...

Fatal Teen Car Accident in Katy a Tragic Reminder of Risks

A Katy teenager has been charged with intoxicated manslaughter in the wake of a drunk driving car accident in Houston, the Katy Times reported. A personal injury attorney in Katy, Texas understands too well the dangers posed by teenagers on the road. As parents, we urge you to take a proactive approach in frequently discussing the importance of making safe ...

Katy Car Accident Claims Life of Motorcyclist; Watch for Riders in Houston this Winter

A Katy auto accident has claimed the life of a motorcycle rider, the Houston Chronicle reported. As we reported recently on our Houston Injury Lawyer Blog, Texas is one of the deadliest states in the nation for motorcycle accidents. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports 480 riders were killed in 2008. Only California and Florida reported more deaths. In ...

Parking Lot Car Accidents in Houston May Result in Premise Liability Claims

The Houston Chronicle is reporting two people were seriously injured in a Rosenberg car accident after a driver slammed into a restaurant. The best automobile accident attorney in Houston, TX should always be called to review the circumstances of a car accident that results in serious or fatal injury. Accidents in parking lots or on private property can be the ...

What’s wrong with giving the liability insurance adjustor a statement?

No automobile injury attorney in Houston, TX will ever recommend that you give the liability insurance company adjustor a statement. Why? Insurance adjustors want to take your statement in order to lock in your story. It seems like that is fair, doesn't it? You want to tell them so they can understand that the other person or company is at ...

Credibility is the Key to Your Claim!

Simple mistakes can ruin your claim.  To avoid sleazy insinuations from the insurance company that you are trying to cheat them out of money for your injury, please follow these simple instructions. Many times after an accident, folks forget to tell the adjuster about other injuries they have had.  They also don’t tell their treating doctors.  Often, the omission is ...