The Brain Injury Association of America tells us that more than three million people in the United States are currently living with a permanent disability as the result of a traumatic brain injury (TBI). Every year in the U.S., about 2.4 million people sustain a traumatic brain injury. Outpatient therapy can cost up to $1,000 … Continue reading Depression After A Traumatic Brain Injury
Children and teenagers in the United States sustain about 14 million reported injuries every year. About one in four of those injuries happen in and around schools. That’s no surprise, since children who are old enough for school spend a considerable portion of their time either in classes or in school-related activities. But if you … Continue reading Who Is Liable When Your Child Is Injured At School?
Workers’ compensation is the insurance system that replaces lost wages and provides medical benefits when workers are injured on the job. In forty-nine of the fifty states, employers must carry workers’ compensation insurance. In exchange for workers’ comp benefits, injured workers waive their right to sue employers for negligence and personal injury. Texas is the … Continue reading In Texas, You May Not Be Covered By Workers’ Compensation
The accidents that cause personal injuries can happen unexpectedly to almost anyone at almost any moment. You could be struck by a car while crossing the street, injured by a doctor or by a dentist, or slip and fall on spilled liquid in a supermarket. Different kinds of injuries and situations qualify victims of negligence … Continue reading What Is A Personal Injury Case Worth?
If you are injured by any defective consumer product in Texas, you’ll need an experienced, aggressive lawyer – a Galveston or Houston product liability attorney, for example – to guide you through the legal system and advocate on your behalf. Those who manufacture and sell consumer products have a legal obligation to ensure that those … Continue reading Exploding Smartphones and Serious Personal Injuries
In Texas, it’s a serious crime to take money from an insurance company by making a bogus or inflated claim, but automobile insurance fraud happens in the Houston area a lot more than you might think. In fact, according to KPRC Channel 2 News, New York and Los Angeles are the only cities in the … Continue reading Houston Is Among The Top Three Cities With The Most Auto Insurance Fraud
Every year in the U.S., traumatic brain injuries are responsible for thousands of cases of permanent disability. A traumatic brain injury (TBI) can be quite deceptive. Someone may not even realize at first that he or she has suffered a brain injury, so it’s always smart to be extra-cautious and seek medical attention at once … Continue reading Emotional And Physical Recovery After Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI)
Within the field of law, there are numerous practice areas. Personal injury litigation is one such area that can be complex when you don’t have knowledge or experience in personal injury law. Personal damage law consists of different personal injury areas where the damage that took place as the result of another person (s) or … Continue reading What Is Personal Injury Litigation
A lot of people experience unfortunate events that cause them bodily injuries now and then. Although mishaps and accidents are inevitable, a personal injury claim can be pursued if the damage caused was out of another person’s negligence. Here are some of the most general personal damages in Houston: Road damages Auto accidents happen every … Continue reading The 7 Most Common Personal Injuries in Houston
Millions of people are involved in motor vehicles accidents in the United States each year, resulting in fatalities as well as serious injuries. In 2009, there were more than 5.5 million car accidents in the U.S., which resulted in 31,000 deaths and nearly two million injuries. For those injured in a car accident, it is … Continue reading Protect Yourself After Being in a Car Accident