Personal Injury and Workers Compensation Newsletters

What Happens If an Uber or Lyft Driver Is Hurt on the Job?

Our Austin Workers’ Compensation Attorney Discusses Options for Independent Contractors Injured at Work Unfortunately for many people, if they’re hurt on the job, even through no fault of their own, they might not be able to get any help from their employer, because they’re not classified as an employee. That is the struggle many independent contractors, such as Uber and…
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Stay Safe Cycling in Texas

Our Austin Injury Attorney Offers Cycling Safety Tips Every day, countless people take to the roads of Texas on bicycles. Some of them use their bikes to cut down on gasoline expenses, some for health, some for fun and some because they don’t have a vehicle. Regardless of the reason, the streets of Austin are constantly filled with bicyclists and…
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What Businesses in Texas are Workers Comp Nonsubscribers?

Our Austin Injury Attorneys Assist with Workers Compensation Claims Texas law permits employers to opt out of workers compensation, often in favor of alternative policies. These companies, known as nonsubscribers, often provide limited or no benefits to their injured and disabled employees, but injured employees may sue these nonsubscribing employers to receive compensation. Employees of companies that have workers compensation…
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Increasing Number of Pedestrian Accidents Reported in Austin

Our Austin Injury Attorney Examines Pedestrian Accident Facts With pleasant weather throughout the year, Austinites love taking walks on the city’s many trails and through the picturesque neighborhoods. However, a stroll in the evening as the temperature cools off, a walk with the dog or a jog around the neighborhood can be dangerous as a pedestrian. In cases of pedestrian…
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