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See Over 24,000 Alcohol Involved Texas Crashes in 10 Seconds

Posted in Car Accidents on June 25, 2017

It’s no secret that driving after consuming alcohol is dangerous to yourself and to others around you. Unfortunately, we’ve represented several people in our great state who were harmed by drunk drivers and their lives were changed forever. We hear “Don’t drink and drive” all the time but sometimes when you hear a message so often, you…

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Proving Lost Wages and Loss of Earning Capacity in a Personal Injury Case

Posted in Personal Injury on June 29, 2021

One of the many ways an accident can interfere with your life is by taking you out of work. Your injury may temporarily make you unable to perform the necessary tasks of your job, or you might have suffered a disability that will take you out of work for the foreseeable future. Either way, you…

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When Is It Best to Take a Settlement vs. Going to Trial?

Posted in Personal Injury on June 28, 2021

There are two main ways to resolve a personal injury case in Texas: a settlement or a trial. Settlements are more common and generally more popular, as they are faster and cheaper than injury trials. Certain circumstances, however, require injury trials. Both legal options have potential advantages and disadvantages. Determining which is the best for…

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Is Social Media Content Admissible in Court?

Posted in Personal Injury on June 25, 2021

In the digital age, social media platforms have become a popular way to communicate with friends and family and document daily activities. If you are one of the millions of people who are regularly active on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, TikTok or another social media platform, it is important to realize how your social media activity…

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What Is Double Indemnity in a Personal Injury Case?

Posted in Personal Injury on June 24, 2021

Double indemnity is a type of clause often found in life insurance policies. It is a provision that allows a claimant to recover additional money – generally, a double payout – in the event of an accidental death. Unfortunately, insurance companies often prevent clients from receiving the financial recovery they deserve through double indemnity clauses,…

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What’s the Average Payout for Soft-Tissue Injuries?

Posted in Personal Injury on June 23, 2021

Soft-tissue injuries are common in accidents throughout Texas, including vehicle collisions and falls. Soft-tissue injuries are not as obvious or easy to prove as hard injuries, such as broken bones. Proving your soft-tissue injury and obtaining a fair payout may take assistance from a personal injury lawyer in Dallas. What Are Soft-Tissue Injuries? The soft…

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What Is the Difference Between Personal Injury and Bodily Injury?

Posted in Personal Injury on June 23, 2021

If you file a claim for an injury you suffered in a preventable accident in Texas, you may encounter one or both terms – personal injury and bodily injury. Although sometimes used interchangeably, these phrases have different meanings on a legal level. Understanding the difference can help you make more sense of your injury claim….

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Should I Handle My Personal Injury Claim Alone or Hire a Lawyer?

Posted in Personal Injury on June 21, 2021

If you get injured in an accident in Dallas, you may be entitled to financial compensation. Unfortunately, the personal injury claims process can be confusing and difficult to navigate. Hiring a personal injury lawyer can vastly improve your legal experience and the outcome of your case. Not all personal injury claims require legal representation, however….

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Can You Sue After Signing a Liability Waiver in Texas?

Posted in Personal Injury on June 18, 2021

If you engage in an activity with known injury risks, you will most likely be asked to sign a liability waiver. Signing means that you accept the risks associated with the activity and that you are releasing the person or party from financial responsibility (liability) should something go wrong and you suffer an injury. Signing…

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Top 7 Mistakes to Avoid in a Personal Injury Claim

Posted in Personal Injury on June 16, 2021

The actions you take before and during your personal injury claim in Texas have the power to either harm or help your ability to recover financial compensation. Many claimants make mistakes that are extremely damaging to their claims, even to the point of getting the claim denied. Avoid these top seven mistakes to enhance your…

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How Do You Calculate Loss of Enjoyment of Life in a Personal Injury Case?

Posted in Car Accidents, Personal Injury on June 15, 2021

A serious accident can affect your life in many ways. The physical and emotional trauma you suffer in an accident can interfere with every aspect of your life, including your ability to enjoy the things that you used to. If an accident in Dallas caused a loss of enjoyment or quality of life, such as…

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