Houston Personal Injury Law Blog

How to win your truck accident case

Accidents with large trucks can be very damaging. If you have been involved in an accident with a commercial truck, the following questions can help you understand what to do and what rights you have. What qualifies as a commercial truck? A commercial truck is a large vehicle that is… Read More »

Trucking accidents in the winter

It is quite common to hear drivers say how they were involved in truck accidents during the winter. Accidents in the winter happen very frequently, sometimes even when the road seemed to have little traffic. According to the National Highway Traffic and Safety Association (NHTSA) statistics, truck accidents increase exponentially… Read More »

Driving while distracted

In the United States, despite a ban in many states, more than half of drivers admit that they use their mobile phone at least part of the time while driving, according to a report published by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The Smartphone revolution Using WhatsApp, taking selfies… Read More »

Construction Accidents in Work Zones

Accidents in highway construction work zones  Houston’s highway work zones are full of dangers. Workers still face the same hazards found in any other construction project. These include falling objects or accidents involving heavy machinery. But workers on roads also have additional unique threats to their safety. Incoming traffic is… Read More »

Pedestrian Accidents and the Law

Walking is the most basic and ancient form of transportation and a large percentage of people still use walking as their primary way to get where they need to go. However, recent statistics indicate that simply walking across the street is increasingly dangerous. Research from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)… Read More »

Bicycle Accidents Involving Trucks

With perfect weather, beautiful scenery, and not to mention high gas prices, it’s not surprising that cycling is one of the most popular means of transportation for Houston residents. Bicyclists have to share the road with other motor vehicles, such as cars and trucks, and this can sometimes lead to… Read More »