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Houston Car Accident LawyerAlthough veteran drivers rarely think about it, driving is a complex task that requires our full attention. When a driver is distracted, he or she can make mistakes that increase the chances of a collision. It is hard to know for certain how many car crashes are caused by distracted driving. One study showed that over a quarter of all accidents are caused by distracted driving. Many experts believe that this number is even higher. Houston is among the most dangerous cities in the country when it comes to distracted driving.

If you were injured or a loved one was killed in a crash caused by distracted driving, it is important to know your rights.

Injury Claims for Victims of Distracted Driving

Texas law makes it illegal to text and drive or use a handheld electronic device in school zones. Unfortunately, texting and driving continues to be a huge problem. Distractions often come in the form of social media notifications, text messages, or phone calls. However, cell phones are not the only source of distraction on the road. Vehicle occupants, eating or drinking while driving, putting on makeup, and countless other factors can lead to distracted driving accidents. Anything that takes a driver’s attention away from driving safely can cause an accident.

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Harris County Dog Bite Injury LawyerOver 50 million dogs live in the United States and the majority of these animals do not pose a threat to humans. Unfortunately, some dogs do attack people and often, the results are horrific. Dog attacks can lead to severe and fatal injuries – especially when the attack involves elderly people, children, or those in poor health.

If you or a loved one were attacked by a dog, you may be able to hold the dog owner legally responsible. You may also be entitled to financial compensation for your medical expenses and other damages.

Dog Bite Laws in Texas

Sometimes, a dog nips someone and leaves little more than a bruise or small scrape. However, severe, life-altering injuries can result from dog attacks including nerve damage, infection, loss of vision, brain and spine injuries, and more. Dog attacks can also have a profound psychological impact on victims. Many dog bite victims suffer from anxiety, phobias, and post-traumatic stress after the attack.

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Harris County Personal Injury LawyerFall accidents can happen in the blink of an eye. Sometimes as simple as slipping on spilled liquid or tripping on uneven pavement can lead to serious injuries. Broken bones, torn ligaments, traumatic brain injuries, and deep lacerations are just some of the injuries a fall victim may suffer.

If you or a loved one were seriously injured in a slip and fall or trip and fall accident, you may be interested in exploring your legal rights. Fall accident victims may be entitled to financial compensation for their medical bills and other damages if another party’s actions caused the fall.

Fall Accidents Caused by Negligent Property Owners

Hazardous conditions on a property such as a business are one the top reasons people fall. Property owners and property managers should take steps to avoid unsafe conditions that could cause someone to fall.

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Harris County Personal Injury LawyerWhether an auto collision is caused by speeding, intoxicated driving, defective auto parts, or another reason, the results can be life-changing for victims. Injuries to the neck, back, and spine are often especially devastating. Many spine injuries reduce mobility and make it difficult or impossible for victims to work and conduct everyday tasks. Sometimes, these mobility issues are temporary; other times, they are permanent.

Car crash victims who suffer neck or back injuries may be able to recover monetary damages for their medical expenses, pain and suffering, and more.

Traumatic Spinal Injuries Resulting from an Accident

Any time a person gets in a vehicle, there is a chance that he or she will be involved in an accident. We rarely think of it this way but driving or riding in a car are some of the most dangerous actions most people take in a given day. Fortunately, car accident victims have rights. They may be able to seek justice as well as financial compensation through a personal injury claim.

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Harris County Catastrophic Injury AttorneyThe use of our arms, legs, hands, and feet is something most people rarely think about until an injury limits the use of the limb. Individuals who have lost a limb or other body part due to a car crash, work accident, or botched medical procedure know just how devastating it can be. Amputees must deal with excruciating pain and difficulty while they learn to navigate life without the affected body part. They often suffer profound psychological damage as a result of the amputation as well.

If you or a loved one had a limb amputated in an incident caused by another party’s negligence, you may be able to seek financial compensation for your medical expenses and other damages. Because catastrophic injuries like amputations have such a deep effect on the amputee’s life, financial compensation in an amputation case may be substantial.

The Psychological Effects of the Amputation or Limb Loss Can Be Profound

Losing a limb causes usually forces someone to completely change their life. The amputee may not be able to walk, drive a car, enjoy hobbies, or complete the daily activities they used to do with ease. Many people who lost a limb are unable to work following the amputation.

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