Category Archives: Car Accidents

Accident investigation continues in catastrophic bus crash

The National Transportation Safety Board joined forces with the Texas Department of Public Safety to determine what caused the erratic driver of a pickup truck to crash into a bus. As they continue the accident investigation, a number families mourn the loss of their loved ones. Another family wonders whether their loved one will leave the […]

Early morning head-on collision causes 4 deaths

Driving the wrong way on a highway or otherwise ending up in the path of an oncoming car greatly increases the risk of being involved in a devastating crash. In Texas and elsewhere, a head\-on collision all too often results in fatalities. The damage done to the victims always inevitably extends to their families as […]

Should a failure to see a motorcycle be a car accident defense?

Every Texas driver is responsible for paying close attention to the road and any other vehicles. Motorcycles tend to be more of a challenge to see because of their size, but that does not excuse a driver in a car accident. Knowing that some vehicles are more difficult to see should only increase the awareness […]

Accident investigation contines in truck vs. bus accident on I-10

Even after Texas officials clear the scene of a crash, that does not necessarily mean that the investigation is closed. An accident investigation can take several weeks or months to complete, depending on the circumstances involved and the extent of any outstanding evidence. This is especially true in crashes involving fatalities in which crucial witnesses failed […]

Another Takata airbag injury: Texans may be at increased risk

Takata Corporation, an international car parts manufacturer, is already involved in the auto industry’s largest-ever recall. Takata airbags are installed in a huge variety of passenger vehicles, and most of them show no obvious manufacturing error. Yet at least 150 injuries and 16 deaths have been tied to Takata airbags exploding with great force, shattering […]

A focus on child safety can prevent injuries

With smaller frames, children are more susceptible to injury in car crashes when not properly secured. And every day almost 2,600 kids under the age of 13 are in vehicles involved in collisions. To safeguard your children, learn how to protect them from the all-to-real risk of injury. Of course, it is important to note […]

What appropriate actions should you take following a car crash?

Getting into an accident is a jarring experience, and we don’t mean that only literally. People are often confused, shaken and in a fragile mental state after a car accident. In this condition, it is difficult to know what steps you need to take immediately after a car accident. If you have suffered some injuries […]