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Damage Settlement That You Can Collect After a Truck Accident

A truck accident can be far more dangerous and devastating than your everyday car wreck. Therefore, it's not surprising that the jury award or damage settlement you can collect after a truck accident usually exceeds what you might expect from a car accident. If you or a loved one has been injured in a truck accident in Texas, you likely want to learn how much compensation you might be entitled to.  Injuries from a collision with a semi-truck or other heavy-duty vehicle can lea...read more

How to Obtain Traffic Camera Video of Your Car Accident in Texas

An attorney won’t just tell you how to obtain traffic camera video of your car accident in Texas—if possible, they’ll get the footage for you. You may assist your attorney by: Telling them where your accident happened Explaining whether you saw any traffic cameras in the area Providing any other details that your attorney asks for Your lawyer may need to take legal steps to obtain the traffic camera video. This process may not be easy, but is generally worthwhile in car acc...read more

Average Settlement for Truck Accidents in Texas

The amount of the average settlement for truck accidents in Texas is not available. Many settlement amounts are not made public, making an average figure impossible to calculate. In any case, each truck accident case is unique, and average figures would not be especially relevant to your case. What Factors Determine the Value of a Truck Accident Settlement in Texas? Several factors may determine the appropriate value of your settlement, including: Who is liable for the a...read more

Everything You Need to Know About Car Accident Injuries

A car accident is a traumatic experience that can affect your life for years to come. According to the Texas Department of Transportation, more than 200,000 people are injured annually in Texas car crashes, and over 14,000 of those individuals are seriously injured. Approximately 3,700 people are killed each year in Texas accidents.  If you have been injured in a car crash, you may wonder whether you can claim compensation for your injuries in an insurance or personal injury claim....read more

How to Prove Emotional Distress

When you have been injured due to someone else’s negligence, you may suffer a range of damages, including financial losses, physical pain and suffering, and emotional distress. While some damages can be easy to quantify, such as hospital bills, medical costs, and loss of income, other intangible losses are harder to prove. Emotional distress, also called mental anguish, is a very real injury that is notoriously difficult to prove. Unlike a physical injury, which can be photographed or othe...read more

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