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Rear-End Collision Between Pickup Truck and 18-Wheeler Results in One Fatality

By |2018-01-11T18:56:38+00:00January 11th, 2018|Accidents|

According to News West 9, an East Texas man died earlier this month as the result of his involvement in a rear-end collision between a pickup truck and an 18-wheeler. The crash happened on State Highway 302 in Ector County at around 8 p.m. on a Friday. […]

3 Common (and Dangerous) Car Seat Mistakes

By |2017-12-14T19:01:27+00:00December 14th, 2017|Accidents|

If you asked them directly, most parents would probably admit to driving slightly faster when traveling alone. Since children are the most precious cargo there is, it is only natural for caregivers to exercise additional caution when driving with them in the car. […]

Why the Latest Vehicle Safety Features Have Not Reduced the Number of Traffic Deaths

By |2017-10-26T18:48:26+00:00October 26th, 2017|Accidents|

Auto manufacturers are constantly devising and implementing more responsive safety features, which means cars technically become safer with every passing year. Many Americans look forward to upgrading their ride to a vehicle with the latest innovative features, yet CNN reports that the United States still has the highest number of traffic fatalities among high-income countries. [...]

What Is a Record of Duty Status?

By |2017-08-30T19:14:41+00:00August 30th, 2017|Accidents|

Collisions between semi trucks and passenger vehicles often result in serious injuries for the occupants of the passenger vehicle because of the weight and size disparities between the two. Since these accidents are typically devastating and often deadly, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) enforces strict trucking regulations designed to reduce the risk of [...]

5 Essential Steps to Take after a Car Accident—Advice from a Personal Injury Lawyer in Van Zandt

By |2017-08-30T19:14:58+00:00June 8th, 2017|Accidents|

Americans spend about 17,600 minutes driving each year on average. With so much time on the road, it’s easy to become complacent—especially if you follow all traffic laws and behave responsibly. Unfortunately, all it takes is one drunk, distracted, or negligent motorist to cause a serious accident. […]

Collision Involving 2 Semi-Trucks and 4 Other Vehicles Kills at Least One

By |2019-01-16T21:01:37+00:00May 4th, 2017|Accidents|

CBS DFW reports on a multi-vehicle collision on Interstate 30 that resulted in at least one fatality. According to officials from the Texas Department of Public Safety, the accident involved two semi-trucks and four passenger vehicles. […]

4 Tips to Help You File a Successful Personal Injury Claim

By |2017-08-30T19:15:01+00:00March 20th, 2017|Accidents|

Texas has one of the highest car accident rates in the United States. In 2015, a motor-vehicle collision injured one person about every two minutes, according to the Texas Department of Transportation. Many of these victims faced financial hardship due to exorbitant medical bills and lost income. […]

5 Tips to Ensure Your Kids Are Safely Secured in Your Vehicle

By |2017-08-30T19:15:03+00:00January 10th, 2017|Accidents|

Whether they are pedestrians or passengers in a vehicle, young kids are susceptible to injuries in the event of a car accident. In fact, according to Safe Kids Worldwide, motor-vehicle wrecks are the second-leading cause of death for children between the ages 4 and 10. […]

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