What is Personal Injury Protection (PIP)? PIP coverage is required by statute to be part of any auto policy written in Texas, unless it is rejected in writing. PIP covers everyone in the insured auto up to PIP coverage limits. PIP will cover every insured regardless of the vehicle they are in.
Yearly Archives: 2018
On the Job Injuries – Two Critically Important Questions
If you or a loved one is seriously injured or killed while on the job, there are two critically important questions that need to be answered:
Why You Need Uninsured and Underinsured Motorists Coverage
What is Uninsured Motorists Coverage? Uninsured motorists “UM” coverage protects you if you are injured by a driver with no insurance. You may assume that other drivers will follow the law and will buy auto insurance just like you do.
Essure Implant Litigation
The Essure implant was marketed as a permanent birth control device by the Bayer company. More than 16,000 U.S. women are suing Bayer over the Essure implant device.
Food Safety Alert: What you need to know about the current E.coli outbreak
What actions do you need to take to avoid an E.coli infection? The U.S. Center for Disease Control has advised that U.S. consumers not eat any romaine lettuce, and retailers and restaurants not serve or sell romaine lettuce, until more is learned about the outbreak.
Asleep at the Wheel — The Dangers of Driver Fatigue and how to Prevent it
How serious a problem is driver fatigue? According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, every year about 100,000 police-reported crashes involve drowsy driving. These crashes result in more than 1,550 fatalities and 71,000 injuries. The real number may be much higher, however, as it is difficult to determine whether a driver was drowsy at the time of a crash.
Why do I need to call a lawyer immediately after an accident?
What should you do if you have an accident? Call a lawyer immediately. Here’s why it’s important to call a lawyer immediately after an accident.
From school kids riding on bike paths, to the avid bicyclists on the roads, there are a lot of bike riders in The Woodlands and Spring. Unfortunately, all too often, bike riders are struck by cars. Even wearing a helmet and other protective gear, a bike rider may suffer severe injuries if struck by a car. According to the NTSA, bicyclists accounted for 2.2 percent of all traffic deaths in 2016. Bicyclist deaths occur most often between 6 and 9 p.m. and in urban areas. The vast majority of bicyclists killed are male.
Steps to follow if you are in an auto collision
Have you been involved in an automobile collision or car accident? Here are the steps to follow if you are involved in an auto collision.
Unfortunately, the U.S. leads all other countries in refinery explosion deaths. For residents and plant workers located in Pasadena and Deer Park, the danger of plant explosions is a reality of life. High temperatures, high pressure applications and caustic substances can be a recipe for serious injury or death.