Holiday Events in Austin, TX

Tis the Season: Holiday Events in Austin, Texas

By | Austin

Christmas will be here before you know it. Cities all over the country are preparing for holiday cheer, and Austin is no exception. Whether you live there or will be visiting for the holidays, there are plenty of fun family activities to do. No matter what interests you, Austin has…

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Holidays and Car Accidents

By | Car Accidents

Thanksgiving is one of the most dangerous holidays to spend on the road. Not long after, we have Christmas and New Year’s Eve, two more holidays where your chance of being involved in a car accident is higher than your chance on a typical day. There are a few reasons for…

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Bicycle Accidents, Helmets & Rotational Energy

By | Bicycle Accidents

Bicycling is a popular activity in Austin. While city leaders work on making the area more bike friendly, riders are encouraged to take the steps necessary to protect themselves. Bicycle accidents involving collisions with motor vehicles can result in disabling and potentially life threatening injuries. Bike helmets go a long…

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Crosswalk Right of Way in Texas

By | Pedestrian Accidents

In early September of 2017, an Austin woman was killed in a tragic pedestrian accident in the south part of the city. According to reporting from NBC KXAN, the collision occurred just before 7 am in front of the IDEA Bluff Springs School. The responding police officers indicated that the…

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Deadly Nature of Car Accidents Involving Trucks

By | Truck Accidents

Automobile drivers have little to protect them against the sheer size and bulk of semi-tractor trailers, 18 wheelers, and other big rigs. When trucking accidents occur and involve other motorists, the results often prove deadly. The following highlights a recent accident in Texarkana, which shows the potentially fatal nature of…

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Nursing Home Deaths on the Rise

By | Nursing Home Abuse

For those who provide for aging family members and loved ones, placement in a nursing home is the best way to ensure they get the quality of care they need. Unfortunately, incidents of elder abuse and neglect have become rampant, leading to dramatic increases in death rates among residents in…

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