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Causes of Truck Accidents Main Causes of Trucking Accidents Large commercial trucks were involved in 37,515 accidents in Texas in 2018, according to the Texas Department of Transportation. In Texas, those accidents caused 536 deaths, 1,367 serious injuries, and 4,880 non-incapacitating injuries. In Nueces County, where Corpus Christi is located, commercial trucks were... Read More

Causes of Car Accidents In one recent year, motorists suffered 249,241 injuries throughout Texas due to traffic crashes, with 3,639 fatalities in the state, according to the Texas Department of Transportation. Closer to home, Corpus Christi witnessed 8,601 total crashes last year, causing 29 fatalities, 137 serious injuries, and 755 non-incapacitating injuries. What... Read More

Car Accident Frequently Asked Questions Every year, more than six million Americans fall victim to car accidents. Almost a third of them lead to injury and nearly 70 percent result in some sort of property damage. With statistics like that, it’s tough to face the fact that you may likely be involved in a... Read More

How to Deal with a Difficult Driver After a Car Accident On September 11, 2019, a Corpus Christi teenager was involved in a car accident in Corpus Christi after a black Cadillac ran a stop sign near Wooldridge Road. According to KIII News, the simple auto accident in Corpus Christi quickly turned ugly, shortly after the two vehicles pulled over... Read More

Car Accident with an Older Driver? Older drivers, specifically, those who are over the age of 65, are at a heightened risk for causing a car accident, and being involved in a car accident. Unfortunately, the risk of injury for older drivers also increases because their bodies may be more frail. According to the AAA... Read More

Feel Like You Are Driving More These Days? Do you ever get the feeling you are doing more driving these days? Well it turns out you might be on to something. According to a AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety study, Americans are driving an additional 20 minutes a day on average. The additional time spent on the... Read More

How Should I Handle the Other Party’s Insurance Company After a Car Accident? The aftermath of a car accident in Texas can be stressful and traumatic. There you are, minding your own business, following the rules of the road. Then, bang! Another driver who is negligent, hits you causing a car accident, upending your day, and even worse causing injuries to you... Read More

When is the Trucking Company Responsible for an Auto Accident? Insurance companies and the trucking companies they represent are always looking to minimize the amount it has to pay in compensation for injuries and losses caused by their drivers. One of the tactics they use is to claim that the truck driver is an independent contractor, and as such,... Read More

MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENTS CAUSED BY OTHER VEHICLES  How Do Motorcycle Accidents Happen? Motorcycle travel has become quite popular in Texas, and because of this, unfortunately, Texas motorcycle accidents caused by other vehicles are on the rise. A motorcycle accident in Corpus Christi or anywhere else in the state can be, at the very least, an annoyance.... Read More

Drug & Alcohol Testing Requirements for Commercial Truck Drivers The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is the body responsible for setting rules and regulations regarding drug and alcohol testing among commercial vehicle drivers. Whether its an 18-wheeler driver or semi-truck operator, or a company vehicle driven by an employee on the clock, there are strict drug and alcohol... Read More