AUSTIN, Texas. According to Scientific American, living in a low-income neighborhood could increase your risk of car accident injuries or death. Why? … [Read more...] about At Risk of Injury—Your Health Insurance Company Might Know, And May Be Charging You Accordingly
AUSTIN, Texas. The New York Times reports that 22 women and their families will receive $4.7 billion in a lawsuit that claims that asbestos in Johnson … [Read more...] about Johnson & Johnson Must Pay $4.7 Billion in Baby Powder Lawsuit
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AUSTIN, Texas. On July 1, Georgia will join 16 other states and the District of Columbia to outlaw the use of hand-held phones while driving. As more … [Read more...] about It is Still Legal to Use a Hand-Held Phone While Driving in Texas. Should It Be?
AUSTIN, Texas. Brass knuckles are illegal in Texas. However, a new popular kitty key chain that also doubles as a brass knuckle has some worried that … [Read more...] about Own a Self-Defense Keychain? You Might be Breaking the Law
AUSTIN, Texas. The New York Times reports that a doctor is being sued after it was discovered that she was recording videos of herself dancing during … [Read more...] about Doctor Dances During Surgery: Why It’s a Problem
AUSTIN, Texas. The job of a 911 dispatcher is difficult. Not only are they required to take calls from people experiencing some of the most … [Read more...] about 911 Dispatchers Jobs are Hard: And they Can Face Negligence Charges Whether They Send Police or Not
AUSTIN, Texas. In the aftermath of Uber’s fatal self-driving vehicle accident there had been a great deal of speculation about what went wrong. After … [Read more...] about Why Uber’s Self Driving Car Didn’t Brake
AUSTIN, Texas. Modern medicine is capable of remarkable things. Victims who suffer traumatic injury after a car accident are often, with the help of … [Read more...] about When a Doctor’s Relationship with Patients is Not Billable, Problems Arise