Category Archives: Austin, TX

Accidents that happen in or around Austin, Texas, including back and spinal cord injuries, head and brain injuries, workers’ comp claims and more.

Helpful Ways to Prevent Pedestrian Accidents in Austin

Now that daylight saving time has passed, spring is officially here, and summer is just around the corner. For Austin residents, this signals the beginning of festival season, which began with South by Southwest (SXSW). While festival season is a time of great joy and camaraderie, it is also a dangerous time for pedestrians. The Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA)…
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Austin City Leaders Propose New Rules for Dockless Scooters

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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What Do I Do If I Lose a Loved One in a Pedestrian Accident?

An Austin pedestrian was recently killed after an accident on Interstate 35 near Parmer, closing two northbound lanes and one southbound lane. The victim, believed to be in his 20s, was rushed to a nearby hospital after sustaining critical injuries. He died shortly after. There has been a recent spate of pedestrian accidents in Austin. In late November, a man…
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