Personal injury case law pertains to a person who suffers an injury from an accident due to another person’s negligence or wrongful conduct. Personal injury law helps victims get the justice they deserve through compensation from the other responsible party for damages, lost wages, future earnings impact and injuries they sustained.
Here are the most common types of accidents in Texas:
Auto Accidents – Accidents caused by negligent party drivers or defective vehicles due to mechanical failure, recalled design, and auto parts.
Truck Accidents – 18 Wheeler accidents or truck accidents usually occur due to negligent commercial drivers or construction accidents.
Motorcycle Accidents – Accidents involving motorcycles and other negligent drivers.
Drunk Driving / DUI Accidents – Accidents caused by drivers who are under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
Premise Liability – Refers to dangerous property conditions where the property owner and/or liable parties fail to provide a safe environment for workers or visitors.
Wrongful Death – Accidents resulting in a person’s death due to the negligence or reckless behavior of others.
Animal Attacks and Dog Bites – Injuries caused by animals due to negligent owners who fail to control and provide safety measures for their animals.
Medical Malpractice – When a person from the medical field fails to provide the appropriate standard of care to a patient that may cause the patient’s injury or death.