Insurance companies often try to quickly contact injury victims after a crash and offer a settlement to close a claim as soon as possible. While victims are tempted to accept these offers, they are often worth far less than the full value of the claim.… Read More
On September 1, 2021, several new laws took effect in Texas. One of those laws changed the way injury claims involving commercial vehicle companies will be handled.
Our truck accident lawyers in Fort Worth understand how this change may concern some… Read More
Posted on behalf of Anderson Cummings on Aug 27, 2021 in Auto Accidents
Sometimes injury victims’ physical ailments manifest into psychological injuries. Sometimes the accident causes serious emotional distress, leading to Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.
Proving that you suffered a psychological injury may be more complicated… Read More
Some insurance companies send out independent adjusters to talk with commercial truck crash victims. These adjusters claim they are there to check on the victim and investigate the accident and will handle the situation in a way that is fair to the victim.
Even… Read More
Posted on behalf of Anderson Cummings on Aug 11, 2021 in Auto Accidents
Under Texas’ at-fault car accident laws, car accident victims have the right to file a claim against the at-fault party’s liability insurance in pursuit of compensation for damages, so long as you, as the victim, also meet the state’s minimum motor vehicle… Read More
Vicarious liability is when a person is financially liable for the negligent actions of another person. In a personal injury case, one entity may be held vicariously liable for someone else’s negligence even if he or she was not present at the time the… Read More
Posted on behalf of Anderson Cummings on Jul 23, 2021 in Auto Accidents
Under Texas law, pets are considered personal property. This means that if your pet is injured or killed in a crash, you have the legal right to pursue compensation for their damages. However, the insurance company may try and deny or devalue your claim… Read More
There are four things that must be proven when pursuing compensation for injuries caused by someone else’s negligence, including duty of care, breach of duty of care, causation and the existence of damages.
Causation is one of the most difficult things… Read More
If you are involved in an accident and suffer an injury, you have the legal right to pursue compensation for your damages from the liable party, which is usually the company that insures the at-fault driver or the premises where your accident occurred.… Read More
Posted on behalf of Anderson Cummings on Jul 02, 2021 in Auto Accidents
If the airbags in your vehicle did not deploy after a crash, you may be wondering if you can still file a claim with the at-fault driver’s liability insurance. The short answer is most likely.
The facts of every case are different, so it is important… Read More
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