Most conscientious motorists could not even fathom driving off after striking another vehicle or pedestrian, but the truth is hit-and-run collisions are a lot more common than many drivers realize. According to the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety, roughly 11 percent of all reported crashes involve … [Read more...] about 3 Mistakes to Avoid after a Hit and Run Accident
According to KRISTV, a suspected drunk driver caused a tragic fatal collision in Corpus Christi earlier this month. The accident happened just after 3 a.m. on a Saturday between Kostoryz and Weber on Saratoga. … [Read more...] about 4-Vehicle Collision Caused by Suspected Drunk Driver Kills 1, Injures 2
In a city as large and thriving as Austin, there is almost always construction of some kind happening. Whether there is roadwork on the MoPac Expressway or development downtown, motorists and pedestrians alike can expect to run into some kind of work zone on a regular basis. … [Read more...] about 4 Common Causes of Construction Accidents in Texas
Driving in snow, sleet, or hail is not a major concern for motorists in Texas—unless they plan on heading north for the holidays. Traveling around Christmas and New Year’s Eve is already fairly dangerous because of the additional traffic and increased likelihood of coming across drunk, distracted, … [Read more...] about 3 Tips for Driving in Snowy Weather This Holiday Season
Cocktails and Christmas go hand in hand, and even those who do not drink often may find themselves sipping champagne on New Year’s Eve. As long as you can consume alcohol responsibly, there is nothing wrong with indulging over the holidays. … [Read more...] about How Can You Avoid Getting into a Drunk Driving Collision over the Holidays?
According to My Statesman, two separate car wrecks that occurred in Austin on the same Saturday earlier this month resulted in four total fatalities. Sadly, the tragic collisions happened within a few hours of each other, keeping responders and local police busy performing the subsequent … [Read more...] about 2 Separate Collisions on the Same Day Resulted in 4 Fatalities
If you recently underwent a medical procedure but you did not achieve the results you were hoping for—or serious complications have since arisen—you may be wondering if you were the victim of medical malpractice. Although there is a chance you received substandard care, it is important to remember … [Read more...] about How Do You Know If You Have Been the Victim of Medical Malpractice?
If you sustain an injury on the job but your employer carries workers’ compensation coverage, you may not be concerned about securing benefits. After all, how hard could it be to file a claim? … [Read more...] about Why Was Your Workers’ Compensation Claim Denied?
If you are planning on using Thanksgiving weekend to catch up with loved ones who do not live nearby, it is essential that you take certain steps to avoid causing a motor vehicle collision en route. For example, you should schedule a visit to your mechanic before making the trip to ensure all the … [Read more...] about 4 Tips to Help You Avoid Drowsy Driving Over Thanksgiving Weekend