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.
A traffic accident, whether it takes the form of a multi-vehicle pile-up, a single-vehicle crash or contact with a bicycle or a pedestrian, is a serious incident for anyone involved, especially if it leads to injury or death.
Medical malpractice is a terrible scenario when you have put your trust in the doctors and surgeons involved in your care. Rather than help to diagnose your condition or provide proper care, things like a misdiagnosis, doctor error, or hospital negligence can ultimately create a worsened medical condition.
The death of a child is absolutely the worst possible scenario that can be faced by any parent. Even those of us who do not have our own children can imagine the extreme, lasting pain and heartache that situation would cause. Therefore, whenever we hear the tragic tale of a young child’s death, our hearts immediately pour out sympathy for the family.
In what is being reported as a record year for the number of auto industry recalls, the trend continues with an announcement from Toyota that includes three different defects affecting more than 400,000 vehicles. Some of the alleged defects related to air bags and brake systems raise the potential for product liability claims in Texas as well as across the country.
There are few things as devastating as the loss of a loved one due to another person’s negligence. During a time of extreme grief, family and friends of victims may not know where to turn for comfort or what their legal options are.