About Texas Law & Motorcycle Helmets

By | Motorcycle Accidents

Those who ride motorcycles have different safety issues than the operators of automobiles, SUVs, pickup trucks, and tractor-trailers. Motorcycles are openly exposed to the elements and dangers of the road, unlike other motor vehicles which have a solid layer of metal protecting its passengers. Texas DOT statistics indicate that there…

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Austin’s Most Dangerous Road for Cyclists

By | Bicycle Accidents

A recent report has identified the most dangerous road in Austin for bicyclists: Guadalupe from Cesar Chavez to North Lamar Boulevard. As reported by KVUE ABC, the report looked at the most dangerous areas for bicyclists in cities of over 500,000 people. The five-mile stretch on Guadalupe is certainly busy,…

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Important Laws to Know When Bicycling in Austin

By | Uncategorized

Bicycle use is prevalent throughout Austin and the state of Texas. Anyone who rides a bicycle in Texas for commuting or for enjoyment is subject to the same duties and regulations applicable to drivers of motor vehicles. Of course, bicyclists also have the same rights as those who drive motor vehicles,…

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Watching Out for Unsafe Lane Changes by Trucks in Texas

By | Truck Accidents

Driving on the highway is convenient. Generally, you don’t have to worry about busy intersections, bicyclists or pedestrians. But there’s one thing that can make highway driving treacherous: semi trucks. While many truck drivers are well-trained and skilled, even the best drivers struggle with blind spots. Semi trucks are large and…

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