Personal Injury and Workers Compensation Newsletters

Filing a Third Party Claim After Suffering Product Injuries at Work

Our Austin Injury Attorneys Explain Workers Compensation Workers compensation covers employees when they suffer injuries on the job. In most cases, employees cannot sue employers that offer workers compensation, but they can receive benefits for medical bills and some lost wages due to disability. However, some cases may merit a third party claim in addition to the coverage provided by…
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Frequency of Car Accidents in Austin Among Nation’s Highest

A report issued by Allstate Insurance Company found that Austin is home to some of the nation’s worst drivers, leading to a dangerously high likelihood of fatal car accidents. In light of this, our Austin injury lawyer wants to take the time to remind drivers of important safety tips that will help them avoid suffering a harmful motor vehicle crash…
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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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What Can Be Done About College Students Drunk Driving?

Our Austin Injury Lawyer Understands the Dangers of Driving While Intoxicated Recently, a university student was charged with two counts of intoxicated manslaughter for a fatal car accident in Austin, Texas. The student was driving at least 80 miles per hour when he hit another car from behind. This force pushed the vehicle into a head on, multi-car auto accident….
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