Elements of a Successful Personal Injury Claim

Categories: Personal Injury

If you’ve been injured in a car accident, truck accident or other personal injury matter, you may be wondering what the next steps are. As personal injury lawyers, we are trained to look for certain factors in determining how effective we can be in getting to a successful outcome with a personal injury claim. In…

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What Gives Liability Waivers Their Strength?

Categories: Personal Injury

With the arrival of summer, there are those who want to get that beach body before hitting the sand of their favorite summer getaway. And so they go to the gym; with all its heavy machinery, one can accomplish more than one would normally be able to without access to a gym and its equipment….

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What You Should Do if You’re Hurt in a Car Accident

Categories: Uncategorized

Car Accident Lawyer It’s an upsetting and overwhelming experience to be involved in a car accident. If you were injured in an auto collision, you need to take care of your health while also taking steps to protect your rights. As a car accident lawyer in Dallas, TX from a firm like Brandy Austin Law…

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Considerations for Filing a Personal Injury Lawsuit

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Personal Injury Lawyer Before you file a personal injury claim, there many things to consider. If you understand some of the key concepts involved, it will make the process go much smoother.  What Caused the Injury and Who Is Responsible? The way you handle the injury response depends on the root cause. Let’s look at…

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Laws that protect Nursing Home Residents

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Nursing Home Lawyer Nursing Home Abuse Laws There are federal and state nursing home laws that regard nursing home abuse. These laws are in place to help ensure facilities provide high-quality care to residents, that is safe and nurtures their overall wellbeing.  The ability to file lawsuits if they are mistreated The right to a…

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What Happens After a Car Accident with No Police Report?

Categories: Car Accidents

Motor vehicle accidents are very common and are happening everyday all around us. One moment you are on your way to work and the next you are panicked because someone has struck your vehicle. According to the Texas Department of Transportation, in 2020 there was a reportable car crash every 1 minute and 7 seconds….

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Five Factors Used to Determine Fault in a Car Accident

Categories: Car Accidents

Car Accident Lawyer Many car accidents are unavoidable, caused by inclement weather conditions or other natural phenomena. However, in most car accidents, at least one driver is at fault. Here are a few factors used in determining fault in a car accident.   Reckless, Negligent, or Drunken Driving If a driver involved in the accident was…

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Concussions in School Children

Categories: Wrongful Death

Wrongful Death Lawyers School children face many obstacles to recovering compensation for injuries sustained in elementary and high school sports, especially traumatic brain injuries that result from sports–related concussions. There is a general bias that children “bounce back” from injuries better than adults. However, there is a growing body of literature showing that, like adults,…

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What Mistakes Count As Medical Malpractice?

Categories: Medical Malpractice

Hippocrates, the father of medicine, is quoted as saying, “primum non nocere,” which is Latin for “First, do no harm.” A modern interpretation of this principle is that a healthcare provider must always properly prescribe the correct treatments or tests and perform them competently. If a healthcare provider violates this principle and causes unnecessary harm…

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