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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Six Signs of Nursing Home Neglect

By | Nursing Home Abuse

When our loved ones are unable to care for themselves, we may consider nursing homes as an option. We expect that family members will receive the best possible care. However, this is not always the case. Nursing homes face many challenges. For example, they are often understaffed. Staff members may…

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Driving and Texting

By | Car Accidents

Texting while driving has become a pervasive problem in the United States. Motorists who use cell phones while operating a motor vehicle have a higher risk of involvement in an accident than drivers who don’t, whether holding the phone or using a hands-free device. Texas law enforcement authorities reported that…

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Why Does Texas Have So Many Fatal Truck Accidents?

By | Truck Accidents

For the most part, fatal motor vehicle accidents have declined over the past decade. Vehicles come with more safety equipment and when crashes do occur, occupants tend to survive without suffering life-threatening injuries. There is one state that is actually seeing increases in truck accidents. Texas leads the way in…

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My Neighbor’s Dog Bit My Child! What Do I Do Now?

By | General

Your child is playing with the neighbor’s dog—like he’s done numerous times before—when the dog suddenly bites him on the arm. The neighbor is stunned, but puts the dog away in a kennel and helps treat your child’s wound. You take your boy to the emergency room, where you find…

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