Austin Personal Injury Attorneys' Blog

Austin City Leaders Propose New Rules for Dockless Scooters

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Dockless scooters are a huge trend right now across the country. According to the City of Austin, there are nearly 3,500 scooters licensed to operate in various parts of Austin. In May 2018, city officials instated an emergency set of rules around dockless scooters when two companies released their scooters throughout Austin without city permits. Dockless scooters have been treated…
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How Much Could I Receive from Workers’ Compensation?

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Workplace injuries can result in extensive medical bills and lost income. Texas workers compensation can help you recover some monetary losses and arrange your medical affairs after a workplace accident. There are many complicated rules that apply when you file for workers comp benefits, especially in Texas. In addition, there are also different types of workers comp benefits in Texas….
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Workplace Safety Tips for Operating a Forklift

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Forklifts are a common sight in a variety of different workplaces, from manufacturing to warehousing and even the military. If your job involves operating heavy machinery such as a forklift, it is important that you receive adequate training and any necessary licensing. Workplace forklift training in the United States is governed by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). OSHA…
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