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Proving Employer Negligence

Texas does not require employers to obtain workers’ compensation insurance. So what happens if you are injured on the job? If you are injured on the job and your employer has workers’ compensation insurance, you would not bring a lawsuit against them, but instead would collect from their policy. But what if your employer is…

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Owner Defenses to Dog Bite Claims in TX

While dogs are known for being adorable and affectionate, this isn’t always the case. Sometimes dogs can turn aggressive and bite someone. When someone is injured by a dog, they may wish to bring a case against the owner. In order to recover for their injuries, they must prove that the defendant was negligent; that…

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What Are the Top Causes of Bus Accidents?

Whether for school, work, or simply leisure, buses can be a great form of transportation. However, they can also prove dangerous when involved in an accident. Due to their sheer size and weight, bus accidents often result in serious – and sometimes even fatal – injuries. Sadly, bus accidents aren’t uncommon. In fact, approximately 30,000…

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How Are Settlements for Permanent Injuries Determined?

What many people don’t know is that most personal injury cases don’t actually go to trial; rather, they are usually settled with the insurance company and the victim of the accident outside of court. These settlements provide the victim with compensation for their injuries and in return they drop their pursuit of the case. But…

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