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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What to Do If You Are Hurt on the MetroRail

As the city of Austin continues to experience rapid population growth, some hope that the city will choose to expand its public transportation system to meet the demands of its residents. Austin is now considering a proposition to create an urban rail, which will increase the coverage of its MetroRail system. Ideally, this will make travel through the city more…
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Workers Comp and Employees of Nonsubscribing Health Care Providers

Our Austin Injury Attorney Represents Victims of Injuries On the Job When we consider employees in need of workers compensation, we often think about those who handle machinery or heavy equipment that can cause harm if the work environment is unsafe. However, health care provider employees suffer a large percentage of work-related injuries in the state, and they need the…
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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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