Contributory Negligence vs. Comparative Negligence

Comparative Negligence vs. Contributory Negligence When an accident occurs, whether a Houston automobile accident, slip and fall accident, or another type of mishap, it can be vital to determine who was at fault. Knowing who was at fault in the accident helps a personal injury attorney determine compensation for anyone injured. Anthony Muharib will put … Read More

Head-on Truck Accidents in Houston

A head-on collision occurs when a truck driver loses control of their vehicle and veers into oncoming traffic. They are uncommon, but they can be fatal, especially when trucks collide with smaller vehicles. They can happen when drivers lose control of their trucks due to driver weariness, distracted driving, or driving under the influence. Avoiding … Read More

Jackknife Truck Accidents in Houston

The name “truck jackknife” comes from the appearance of a truck that has folded at an angle similar to a folding pocket knife. While pocket knives are no longer common, truck jackknife accidents are frequent. The injuries caused by these accidents are all too often fatal. There are numerous causes of trucking accidents. With jackknifed … Read More

Truck Accident: Brake Failure

Truck Accidents Caused by Brake ProblemsContents Brake failure is one of the primary causes of 18-wheeler accidents in America. The consequences can be tragic when the brakes fail on an 80,000-pound truck. According to a Department of Transportation estimate, brake problems cause around 30% of truck crashes in the United States. Crashes involving a commercial … Read More

Rear End Truck Accidents in Houston

Rear-ended by a Commercial Truck Settlement in TexasContents Rear-end collisions are pretty common and typically result in minor injuries due to the vehicles moving at slow speeds. However, when one vehicle hits another at a high rate of speed, the injuries can be severe. People die in rear-end collisions each year in the United States. … Read More

Houston Head-On Car Accident Attorney

Head-On Collision Lawyer in HoustonContents A head-on collision, where two vehicles meet nose-to-nose, especially at higher speeds, is most likely to cause serious injuries or death. The impact of the vehicle’s meeting causes the vehicle’s occupants to be thrown forward into the dashboard or the car’s windshield if airbags do not inflate correctly. When airbags … Read More

4 causas comunes de los accidentes automovilísticos

Utilizamos nuestros automóviles todos los días por diferentes motivos. Esta frecuencia con la que conducimos hace probable que nos involucremos en un choque, por lo que hay que saber cuáles son las causas más comunes de estos accidentes. Al saber las causas, usted puede evitar hacer un error que le podría cambiar la vida por … Read More

Your options after an uninsured motorist car accident

A car accident, regardless of the circumstances, can drastically change your life. Your recovery from your injuries and financial losses, though, can look vastly different depending on the particularities of your case. For example, being injured in an accident caused by a negligent trucker may leave you with the opportunity to sue the trucker’s employer … Read More

5 reasons why large trucks are so dangerous

Sharing the roads with large trucks is a common, everyday occurrence for motorists. Because of this, those big-rig trucks are sometimes taken for granted. But that should never be the case. Smaller vehicle drivers must stay alert when coming across large trucks. The main reason is that large trucks are potentially dangerous when involved in … Read More

Employers must implement proper protocols for employee safety

In Houston and the surrounding areas, the term “personal injury” is often automatically associated with auto accidents. This is understandable given their frequency and the problematic aftermath of a crash. However, people can suffer injuries in other circumstances and that includes when they are at work. For people who have suffered an injury while at … Read More

Cómo evitar accidentes al conducir un vehículo comercial

En 2019, hubo más de 400 choques de vehículos comerciales en el condado de Jefferson según el Departamento de Transporte de Texas. Los accidentes de vehículos comerciales, es decir camiones, tráileres y autobuses, son muy comunes. Por esa razón, los conductores de este tipo de vehículos deben ser cuidadosos y conocer los riesgos para así … Read More

Who is liable if someone is injured using ridesharing service?

There are many different ways that people in the Houston area get to where they are going. Many drive their personal vehicles such as cars or pick-up trucks. Others use buses and other forms of public transportation to go places. Others ride motorcycles. Some may also ride their bicycle or simply walk to their destination. … Read More

6 common workplace accidents and their injuries

A workplace accident may strike any unsuspecting person. The result often leads to a serious or catastrophic injury, lengthy hospital stays as well as a lengthy recovery time. The medical bills pile up while you are unable to work, causing great worries for you and your family. In many work-related injury incidents, negligence is often … Read More

5 cosas que debe hacer después de un accidente de auto

En un accidente automovilístico, las aseguradoras son las encargadas de cubrir los gastos médicos y de reparación vehicular de los conductores. El seguro del conductor que pagará los gastos dependerá de quién tuvo la culpa. En ocasiones, es difícil saber quién fue el culpable en el choque, por lo que usted debe saber qué hacer … Read More

Avoiding dangers when driving near large trucks

Driving near other vehicles can be stressful. While most of the time, you can make your way through busy roadways without incident, other drivers can add to the unpredictability of driving. It can be even more nerve-wracking to drive near large commercial trucks. Although commercial truck drivers tend to have more training, small driving mistakes … Read More

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