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Austin Hit and Run Accidents – What to do

Protect Yourself Against Austin Hit-and-Runs All car accidents are frustrating and frightening, but hit-and-run accidents add another layer of emotion. You can’t believe that someone would hit you and leave the scene of the crime, and you aren’t sure what to do. There are steps you can take after a hit-and-run accident to help you

Common Causes of Austin Delivery Accidents

Common Causes of Austin Delivery Vehicle Accidents There are more delivery vehicles on Austin roads than ever before such as Amazon, UPS, FedEx and now delivery services such as Uber, Instacart and more. Drivers deliver groceries, prepared meals, and personal items to people around the city. As the volume of orders increases, it makes sense

Austin Truck Accidents – Frequently Asked Questions

Austin Truck Accidents – Answers to Frequently Asked Questions Commercial trucks are a staple on the interstates in Austin. You likely drive past 18-wheelers on a daily basis without giving it much thought. However, that can change in an instant if you’re in an accident with an 18-wheeler. These massive trucks can cause lots of

Myths About Austin, TX Car Accidents

Myths about Car Accidents It’s normal to feel confused and unsure of the legal process when you’re in an Austin, TX, car accident. That uncertainty can cause you to make some mistakes when filing a claim. Learn the truth behind the common Austin, TX, car accident claim myths so you’ll understand the process. Myth –

Facts about Wrongful Death

Facts About Wrongful Death Claims in Austin, TX. Losing a loved one is never easy, but the anguish is compounded when the death was a direct result of someone else’s negligence. Your emotions alternate between sadness, anger, and disbelief, and you want justice. Filing a wrongful death claim is one such way to seek justice

Distracted Driving – What You Need to Know

Distracted Driving: Common Cause of Austin Car Accidents Distracted driving has always been an issue, but cell phones have made it worse. Most Texans have cell phones, and many people use them when on the road. They tell themselves that they can safely fire off a quick text message or check social media while driving,

Austin Delivery Accidents with Amazon & UPS

Austin Delivery Accidentswith Amazon & UPS You likely pass several delivery drivers when you’re driving in Austin. From Amazon to UPS, delivery drivers make up a large portion of the traffic. Because of that, they are also responsible for many of the accidents. If a delivery driver has hit you, you likely have a lot

Austin Car Accident – What to do if you’ve been hit by a Drunk Driver

Hit by a Drunk Driver in Austin… Know Your Rights Drunk driving is a national problem, but it’s even bigger in Texas. Nationally, 1.9 percent of people drive after having too much to drink. That number climbs to 2.1 percent in Texas, according to the CDC. If you’ve been injured due to the carelessness of

Austin Car & Truck Accidents – Establishing Fault

Evidence Used to Establish Fault in Austin, TX. Car & Truck Accidents. If you’ve been in an Austin car accident, you might be eligible to collect damages if the other driver was at fault. Because Texas is a modified comparative negligence state, you can collect damages, even if you are 50 percent responsible for the

Common Causes of Austin Truck Accidents

Common Causes of Austin Truck Accidents  Someone dies in an Austin automobile accident every five days, according to Austin Police Chief Brian Manley. If you follow the local news, you know that the fatalities are often caused by collisions with large trucks. Large trucks are generally 20 to 30 times heavier than passenger vehicles, so