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How to Safely Ride an Electric Scooter in Austin

Austin consistently ranks as one of the fastest growing urban cities in America. Many younger adults are moving to this city due to an increase in employment opportunities and a higher quality of life. When traveling through downtown Austin, electric scooters are rapidly becoming the preferred method of transportation. However, the Public Health and Transportation departments in Austin have noticed…
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Are There Different Laws for Truck Drivers?

Injury Attorneys Discuss Accidents in Austin and Throughout Texas On September 16, a driver was killed when a rock-bearing semitrailer on U. S. 290 in Bastrop County attempted to avoid traffic, causing the truck to swerve and dislodge one of the rocks into the window of the other driver. Not all accidents involving trucks are fatal; however, a higher percentage…
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Is the Number of Dog Bite Claims in Austin Increasing?

Dog bites are on the rise in Austin, Texas. According to Austin Animal Services, residents have witnessed a steady growth in the number of minor and moderate dog bites reported in the past five years. From 2000 to 2008, the annual incidence of moderate dog bites rarely exceeded 250 per year. However, from 2009 onwards, annual dog bite rates have…
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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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Student injured by Texas school theater prop

A 16-year-old Boerne High School student was recently injured while he was attempting to flip a page of a 12-foot yearbook, which was a prop for a school musical. The wooden yearbook, which stood more than twice the student’s height, and weighed about 500 pounds, fell over on top of him. The accident caused multiple injuries, including a compound fracture…
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