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How Much is Your Pain and Suffering Claim Worth?

Texas courts most commonly award injury victims financial compensation for medical expenses (past, present, and future), loss of income due to missing work because of the injury, property damage, and “pain and suffering.” Pain and suffering refers to noneconomic damages an individual may be entitled to if he or she is involved in a personal…

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The Texas Tort Claims Act and Motorcycle Lawsuits

Typically, lawsuits against government entities are barred by sovereign immunity. However, under the Texas Tort Claims Act, the government can lose its immunity for liability for certain claims, including personal injury. When a government employee operates a vehicle negligently – either their personal vehicle or a government-issued motor vehicle – the usually immune sovereign can…

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Staying Safe Outside During The Coronavirus Pandemic

The impact COVID-19 has had on our daily lives has been staggering. Some businesses have had employees working from home or have had to close indefinitely, while restaurants have begun to offer to go or delivery options while dining-in is no longer an option. As Texas residents have been encouraged to avoid large gatherings, many…

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Lubbock Doctors Care for Vaping Patients

It’s no secret that vaping has been on the rise since 2010. The use of e-cigarettes has been marketed as an alternative to smoking, though it seems using these devices can sometimes be just as dangerous. In fact, more than 2,000 hospital patients have been diagnosed with lung damage after vaping; and, Lubbock is not immune from the dangers and side effects posed by JUUL and other vaping devices.

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The Safest Place To Sit In Any Vehicle

Have you ever hopped in a car, bus, boat, or plane and wondered, “Where will I be safest?” Believe it or not, where you sit in a motorized vehicle can actually make a fairly big difference. Beyond wearing your seatbelt and knowing where the nearest exit or floatation device is located, sitting in certain areas…

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Two Texas Cities Named Most Dangerous Cities To Bicycle

Bicycling and walking certainly have their advantages when it comes to commuting in larger cities. Cleaner air, less traffic, and exercise are all positive factors that come with it. Unfortunately, not all results of biking and walking are positive. Though numerous cities throughout the U.S. are striving for a safer environment for pedestrians and bicyclists,…

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Officials Encourage Fire Safety During Cookout Season

It might be hot outside, but that doesn’t stop many people from partaking in their favorite summer activities. One of the most popular summer activities is of course to barbecue and grilling outdoors. While most people enjoy making memories and great food during barbecues, many also expose themselves to risks and dangers when dealing with…

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Mom Sues Lime Scooters After Daughter Left In Vegetative State

By now, we have all witnessed our fair share of electric scooter riders zooming through our town’s sidewalks and streets, some following safety rules and some carelessly racing by, but almost all are helmet-free. The increasing prevalence and popularity of electric scooters is bringing with it risks, dangers, and now even personal injury lawsuits. A…

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