The term birth injury brings to mind a scenario in which a newborn is harmed during delivery. While this is a plausible occurrence, it is not the only way that a birth injury can occur.
Any time that an individual gets behind the wheel of a car or truck, the inherent obligation to look out for the safety of oneself, one’s passengers and others is more than a matter of common sense, courtesy or even obeying traffic laws.
Texas statutes define products liability action as any action against a manufacture or seller for placing a defective product in the hands of a consumer. For the action to stand use of the product should result in personal injury, death or damage to property belonging to the user.
Driving in the state of Texas can be a dangerous activity. Although most drivers take the responsibility seriously and drive with proper regard for their own safety as well as others on the road, accidents still happen.
Accidents often arise when either or both of the drivers make a mistake while the vehicles are underway. Sometimes however, a fatal accident can occur even when one of the vehicles is stopped. This was the case in a recent tragic incident in Texas that involved a utility truck and a pickup truck.