The moments following a car crash can be panic-stricken and confusing, but it’s a time to stay focused and act appropriately. The decisions you make can have a significant impact on the aftermath and can determine the outcomes you’ll experience. Keeping a list of steps to take after a car accident can put you at ease and may also be of great help to you and those around you.
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In March, we brought you news of a fatal car accident that occurred during the South by Southwest (SXSW) festival in Austin. On that day, four lives were lost and many were injured as a result of a driver’s negligent and irresponsible actions. Now, months after the event, the aftermath of the accident continues to have an impact on the city and has led officials to seek greater safety for future festival-goers.more
The night of ghouls and ghosts is fast approaching and soon the little ones will take to the streets with one mission in mind: getting all the candy. While Halloween night is fun for everyone, it can also be dangerous for pedestrians. Negligent acts such as hit and run accidents can be enough to ruin anyone’s fun holiday. To help reduce the danger of serious accidents, follow our tips for safe Halloween trick or treating.more
The friends and family of a northern Texas college’s softball team are in a state of shock after four of its players were killed in an accident. The crash occurred when the team’s bus was struck by a tractor truck while returning home from a scrimmage. Although no charges have been filed against the truck’s driver, officials have launched an investigation to find the reason behind the fatal accident.more
It’s no mystery that texting while driving is extremely dangerous and countless have suffered serious and fatal injuries in car accidents as a result. This form of negligent driving is illegal in many jurisdictions, though laws are difficult to enforce if police are unable to catch the act being committed. This may change thanks to a new device which could help law enforcement detect a texting signal coming from a vehicle.more
Earlier, we brought you news of a fatal accident between an 18-wheeler and a collegiate softball team’s bus from North Central Texas College that claimed the life of four of the team’s players. Now, after an ongoing investigation for details of the crash, lawsuits have been filed against the trucker and the company employing him.more
The winter months are fast approaching and driving conditions can become potentially dangerous. It’s important for Austinites to be prepared and ready to face any potential dangerous weather conditions while on the road. We have a few tips to follow that can help you and your loved ones arrive at your destinations safe and sound.more
A top priority following an accident with a negligent trucker should be keeping your personal injury case strong. Ignoring any facet of your accident’s aftermath can potentially hinder your chances of receiving the compensation needed for recovery. Never overlook any factor concerning your trucking accident. Follow our set of tips to know exactly what to do if you ever find yourself in this situation.more
Compensation for the injuries you have suffered after a trucking accident could be what you and your family need to hurdle through any financial burdens. However, reaching this goal through a personal injury lawsuit by first going through a lengthy litigation process may not be the best alternative for you and your loved ones. A settlement can often help you reach the outcome you want while helping you save money and time.more
An 18-wheeler packs enough force and weight to completely alter a person’s life if a crash ever occurs. The catastrophic injuries and lengthy periods of recovery in the aftermath of a trucking accident can put a huge strain in your family’s life. Two men from Jefferson County know just how difficult dealing with a trucking accident can be, but they’re now fighting for the justice they feel they deserve.more
The high volumes of industries sending and receiving goods throughout Texas have turned our roadways into a necessary passageway for commercial vehicles. These trucks and their drivers have to abide by a strict set of rules and regulations put in place to keep them and other drivers safe. However, even though 18-wheelers and passenger vehicles are expected to share the road, truck drivers can often commit negligent actions that put other motorists in harm’s way.
Follow the Greenway Law Firm’s tips to keep yourself and your family safe when sharing the road with truckers. Remember, we’re here to fight for you if a negligent road action causes any harm.more