Fatal Motorcycle Accidents

TxDOT Finds Lubbock Dangerous for Fatal Motorcycle Accidents

Texans are usually proud of their accolades; however, Lubbock has earned the top spot on a list the city would rather avoid. The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) recently named Lubbock one of the worst cities in Texas for fatal motorcycle accidents. TxDOT reports that on average a motorcyclist dies from a fatal accident every…

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Motorcycle group ride

Going for a Group Ride? Practice these Motorcycle Safety Tips

A common shared experience among the majority of motorcycle enthusiasts is the adventure of a group ride. As temperatures rise and summer vacation begins, riders across Texas prepare to embark on adventures near and far. Group rides can be an opportunity to make memories with fellow riders that can be shared for years to come….

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Motorcycle at sunset

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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Motorcycle Injuries

Staying Safe On the Road – Common Causes of Motorcycle Injuries

Motorcycles are fast, fuel-efficient and exciting. For these reasons, and the seemingly never-ending warm weather in Texas, we see motorcycles on the road regularly. Unfortunately, more riders on the road increase the number of motorcycle injuries and accidents each year, ranging from fender-benders at lower speeds to more severe, tragic collisions.

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