Frequently Asked Questions

What to do After a Car Accident (Updated 2017)

Auto Accidents are unexpected and stressful. Even the most careful drivers may be involved.  Hopefully these tips will give you guidance on what to do after a car accident. Before the accident Prepare the trunk of your car for a possible accident as well by making sure you have: A set of cones; Warning triangles;... Read More »

When Do You Need a Car Accident Attorney?

Getting into a car accident is usually the last thing we think will happen, but it can happen in the blink of an eye. In the United States, families drive at least one car and with burgeoning populations in urban America, and lots of driving for recreational purposes even in remote mountainous areas,  the sheer... Read More »

How is Negligence Determined Legally?

What is negligence? Negligence is conduct that falls below the standards of behavior established by law for the protection of others against unreasonable risk of harm. A person has acted negligently if he or she has departed from the conduct expected of a reasonable prudent person acting under similar circumstances. In order to establish negligence... Read More »

What is PIP Insurance?

PIP insurance stands for Personal Injury Protection. It is an extension of car insurance available in some U.S. states that covers medical expenses and in some cases, lost wages, and other damages. PIP is sometimes referred to as “no-fault” coverage because the statutes enacting it are generally known as no-fault laws, and PIP is designed... Read More »

What is the statute of limitations in Texas?

What is a statute of limitations?  What does that mean for my case?  These are a few of the questions you might be asking yourself if you are involved in a potential law suit. According to, a statute of limitations is a law which places a time limit on pursuing a legal remedy in... Read More »

Social Media and Car Accidents

Social Media and Car Accidents

Social Media and Car Accidents

We all like our social media so that we can keep in touch with family and friends.  Social media is also important to show that we have a respectable online profile for job applications, college applications, or general goodwill for charities.  We like to keep everyone updated on our lives, but should you use social... Read More »

Motorcycle Helmet Fact Sheet

A motorcycle helmet, also known as a skid lid or brain bucket is designed to do one thing.  That one thing is to protect the brain from any kind of hematoma. What is a hematoma?  A hematoma is a localized mass of blood contained within an organ, tissue, or space that has escaped from an artery... Read More »

Reckless Driving in Bad Weather

Reckless Driving in Bad Weather

Reckless Driving in Bad Weather

Winter has just started here in Texas just yet and it has been a rainy season.  We are all so distracted while driving on a normal day with texting, adjusting the radio, checking to see who is singing the current song, dealing with screaming, hungry, or fighting children.  I have even seen people in Austin... Read More »

Here’s an interesting website about Farmer’s Insurance Group created by an ex-Senior claims adjuster for Farmer’s. Among his claims: Farmers Insurance Automatically Cut 20 Percent from Claims “As a former senior claims adjuster for Farmers Insurance Exchange and a nationally recognized claims practices expert, I know firsthand to what lengths insurance companies will go to... Read More »

Negligence in Texas

Negligence in Texas (and most other states and countries) is defined as follows for a jury: “Negligence” means failure to use ordinary care, that is, failing to do that which a person of ordinary prudence would have done under the same or similar circumstances or doing that which a person of ordinary prudence would not... Read More »