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November 2014 Archives

Drunk driver gets 10 years for fatal Harris County accident

Drunk driving continues to take a heavy toll of lives in Texas. Despite public awareness campaigns to combat drunk driving and the best efforts of law enforcement agencies, people continue to get behind the wheel when they are in no condition to operate a motor vehicle. A recent criminal case provides one more example of the tragic waste of life caused by drunk driving.

What can I do if I am injured by a hit and run driver?

If you are injured in an auto accident caused by a negligent driver in Texas, you have the right to sue that driver for negligence and recover damages. If the negligent driver has insurance, their insurance company will be obligated to pay the damages, up to the liability limits of the policy.

Wrongful death and survival actions in Texas: an overview

When someone is killed by another person's negligence or wrongdoing, certain family members of the victim have the right to bring a wrongful death lawsuit to recover compensation for their loss. Under the Texas wrongful death statute, the lawsuit is for the exclusive benefit of the deceased victim's surviving parents, spouse and children. The jury in its verdict will apportion the damages among the surviving family members who are entitled to recover.

What are your rights after a truck or auto accident on the job?

Readers of this blog probably know that if you are injured in an auto accident caused by a negligent driver, you have the right to sue that driver for damages. But what happens if you are in a car accident while you are driving on the job?

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