Personal Injury and Workers Compensation Newsletters

Proposal to Prevent Texas Fertilizer Explosions Immediately Meets Resistance

Austin Injury Attorney Ponders Ramifications of Disaster in West West Fertilizer Company, in a small Texas town also called West, was founded in 1962 and has supplied chemicals to farmers in the area ever since. The facility, which stores 240 tons of ammonium nitrate and 50 tons of anhydrous ammonia on its premises, was last inspected by OSHA in 1985,…
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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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Texas Laws on Workers Comp and Nonsubscribers

Our Austin Injury Attorneys Explain Workers Compensation Laws Each state regulates its own workers compensation laws, and Texas is unique in that it does not require most private employers to carry workers compensation. Though many companies choose to subscribe to workers comp in Texas, a number of large firms opt out of the program. It is important for workers to…
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Stay Safe On or Around Motorcycles

Personal Injury Attorneys in Austin Representing Bikers This year’s Republic of Texas Biker Rally in Austin went down as one of the safest in recent memory. The weekend when thousands of bikers descend upon the town for the event always sees the number of crashes spike, but this was the first time since 2009 there were no crash-related deaths. For…
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