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Motorcycle Accident Settlement
When it comes to traffic deaths, motorcyclists are 28 more times likely to die than a passenger car occupant.  Although the rate of motorcycle deaths have dropped a few percentage points in recent years, there are still thousands of ...
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Legal Ramifications of Jones Act Shipping
Apr 14, 2019 In Jones Act Lawyer By
You may have heard bits and pieces about the Jones Act Shipping, but more than likely you didn’t have a chance to learn too much about it. Even though it may not feel that it’s very important to know ...
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How to Hire an Auto Accident Lawyer
Roughly 1 million people die in car crashes each year. Safety on the road should be one of your main concerns as you operate a vehicle. Be sure to buckle up and check around you for pedestrians as you ...
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Defense Contractor Injuries: What Your Maritime Attorney Will Want You to Know
Under the Defense Base Act, workers have filed about 137,341 claims between 2001 to 2018. As a defense contractor, you may think you don’t have any protection when you suffer injuries overseas. The Defense Base Act protects civilian contractors during ...
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Winning Your Case: What a Houston Motorcycle Accident Lawyer Will Need From You
Over 80,000 injuries occur each year as a result of motorcycle accidents. Often times, these accidents will cause property damage and long-term injuries. If you are involved in a motorcycle accident, you may be able to get compensation for ...
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What to Look For in a Houston Truck Accident Lawyer
In 2017, large truck crashes caused about 4,102 deaths. Truck companies and insurers hire attorney armies to handle their cases. Their team of lawyers tries their best to avoid providing the relief you deserve. You may think getting the best ...
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What to Do After a Slip and Fall Injury: Tips from a Texas Personal Injury Attorney
Slip and fall accidents are the third leading cause of accidental injury-related fatalities. A slip and fall accident can prevent you from working or enjoying time with friends and family. What should you do in the event of a ...
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Do I Need a Personal Injury Lawyer in Houston, TX? 3 Reasons You Should Hire an Attorney
In the US last year, there were 4,836 fatal work injuries.  Right now, you may be feeling pretty lucky to be alive. But, even so, if you were recently involved in an accident, you should be considering hiring a personal ...
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What Does the Defense Base Act Cover?
Getting injured on the job is never fun. But when that injury causes you to miss work and spend money on medical treatments, it’s even more painful. The United States requires all businesses to offer workers’ compensation coverage to ...
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Jones Act vs. Longshore Act: What’s the Difference and Why Does it Matter?
Workers compensation seems simple enough. If you’ve suffered an injury while working, you’re entitled to damages if the accident was a result of your employer’s negligence.  It’s standard stuff.  But what if you work on or around a body ...
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