Why 18-Wheeler Truck Accident Cases Are Different

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  • Nov
  • 2016

When an 18-wheeler slams into a passenger vehicle, the sheer size of the truck can make for tragic results. Indeed, 18-wheeler trucks can weigh up to 20 times more than an average passenger car, so when these two vehicles are involved in an accident, the smaller one has little hope...

When you suffer injuries due to someone else’s negligent or careless behavior, you have a right to pursue full and fair compensation through a personal injury lawsuit. However, many accident victims feel immediate financial pressure due to medical bills and time off work, and they wonder how long a personal...

16

  • Sep
  • 2016

Car accidents can result in serious personal injuries, which can lead to extensive medical treatment and lengthy rehabilitation, as well as time missed from work. The financial consequences can quickly add up, and when another driver’s negligence or bad behavior caused the accident, that person should be held liable for...

11

  • Aug
  • 2016

Have you ever picked up your cellphone to talk, text, or look up directions while driving through New Braunfels? If so, you are not alone in this dangerous behavior. In fact, an increasing number of people in Texas are engaging in distracted driving behaviors, according to a recent article in...

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  • May
  • 2016

As automakers and technology companies press toward making self-driving cars available to consumers, a new report shows that most people are still wary of riding in a vehicle that drives itself. This is true despite proponents’ claims that autonomous vehicles could reduce or even eliminate car accidents. While self-driving cars...

18

  • Apr
  • 2016

For many of us, social media is not only a great way to stay connected with family and friends, it is also a good way to promote ourselves, our ideas, and our businesses. Unfortunately, the things you post and share online could potentially come back to haunt you, particularly if...

25

  • Mar
  • 2016

New Braunfels residents should get the facts about the dangers of drunk driving and what help is available to victims. People who live in New Braunfels know that drunk driving can lead to tragic consequences. A victim of a car accident caused by a drunk driver can attest to the...

25

  • Mar
  • 2016

Many people in New Braunfels view dogs as loyal companions, protectors and even family members. Sadly, canines are not harmless creatures, and when they act out aggressively, the consequences for victims can be devastating. One-fifth of all dog bites result in serious injuries that require medical attention, according to the...

25

  • Mar
  • 2016

The oil and gas boom in the Eagle Ford formation and Permian Basin has brought revenue and job opportunities to much of southern Texas, and many residents have directly benefitted from the growth. Unfortunately, the increase in production and traffic has also significantly raised the risk of transportation-related oil field...

25

  • Mar
  • 2016

When a person sustains a serious injury to their brain or the nerves controlling the body’s speech organs, one side effect they could experience is a significant loss of speech control. Unlike other language disabilities, dysarthria occurs when the nerves or motor signals themselves are disrupted when a person tries...