If you’ve lost a loved one because of someone’s neglect, you might wonder, what is a wrongful death suit. In simple terms, a wrongful death lawsuit applies when someone’s actions or their neglect leads to a person’s death. The reasons why the family chooses to pursue a wrongful death suit depend on the specific situation, […]
Flash Fire Risks in the Oil & Gas Industry
Living in the Houston area, you often hear about fires in the oil and gas refineries. Some of these fires are contained without incident. There is a real risk for injury when one of these fires breaks out. Flash fire risks in the oil and gas industry cannot be ignored. When safety precautions aren’t taken, […]
Accidents with Uninsured Drivers
Accidents with uninsured drivers cost the American public around $28,000,000,000 per year. Likewise, it costs around £21,807,702,000 to the people of the UK. Approximately 13% of all auto accidents are caused by uninsured motorists in all the countries in the world. You may be wondering what happens if one of these uninsured drivers hits you. […]
Your Mood Impacts your Driving Skills
There’s no question that our mood impacts what we do. When you’re stressed out, you may be quick to yell at your kids. When you’re distracted you may be more likely to say “yes” to that sleepover than if you were truly listening when your child pitched the idea. Just as our mood impacts how […]
VA Medical Malpractice – Can I Sue the Hospital?
Patients expect to be taken care of in a hospital, even if that is a VA hospital. When you are at a VA hospital, the rules are the same. Patient safety is number one. Nurses have an obligation to adhere to patient safety rules. Doctors must meet the standard of care. When doctors, nurses and […]
Insurance Lobbyists are Looking to Take your Rights Away
Insurance lobbyists are in Austin talking with lawmakers about your rights. If those lobbyists have their way, insurance companies will have carte blanche to deny, delay, and underpay your insurance claim. Insurance companies will be able to wrongfully deny the valid claims of Texas families and businesses. And they will no longer be accountable for […]
Resources After a Car Accident
Car accidents happen every day. Driving home from work can come with a life changing car wreck. Below are a few links that may help you navigate Houston highways and resources after a car accident. Houston Car Accidents Can Cause Serious Injuries After a crash, injured people and their families need may need help. Regardless […]
Recent Texas Flooding – Do I Need Flood Insurance?
Texas has been hit on all sides by severe flooding. From San Antonio to Houston Texas and beyond, Texans have been plagued by flooding. Lives have been lost, and some people may still be missing. Many Texans have lost their homes and all of their possessions. People may have lost their businesses and their ability […]
Will Making a Hail Claim Increase my Insurance Premiums?
You buy insurance to protect your home and car from damage, but when an accident happens, you may wonder if you should file a claim. You may also wonder will making a hail claim increase my insurance premiums. When it comes to something small, an accident that you could pay for on your own, you […]
Can Your Insurance Company Cancel Your Policy After a Hail Damage Claim
We pay a good deal of money for homeowners insurance. For most of us, our home is our biggest asset. Protecting our homes is critical. If your house is damaged in a hail storm, you can be looking at large bills to make the repairs. For example, roof replacement can be costly. A new roof […]