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Who is At-Fault for a Yellow Light Accident in Texas?

Car accidents regularly cause severe injuries and deaths in Texas. In 2020 alone, there were 12,107 serious injury crashes in Texas, with 14,656 people sustaining severe injuries. Yellow lights create a risk to drivers, and liability may be split in a resulting yellow light accident. Determining fault is vital to recovering compensation after an accident, but it may be...

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What to Do After a Mining Accident in Texas

For many, working in mining provides a rewarding and hands-on experience, unlike many other jobs. However, with that experience comes inherent risk. In 2020, the United States Department of Labor’s Mine Safety and Administration reported 29 mining fatalities.  Although coal mining accidents and deaths have steadily decreased over the years, any surviving family member can tell you that a...

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Defining Product Liability

When you purchase a product, you expect it to work correctly and keep you safe. Unfortunately, some products fail to meet this standard, resulting in injuries and other damages. Understandably, you may feel angry and confused about the best path forward to recover from your injuries. Product liability cases are complex and require experience in this specialized area of...

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Does Texas Have a Lemon Law and What Does It Mean?

Did you recently purchase a vehicle with multiple defects that never seem to get fixed? If so, you may have bought a lemon. You may understandably feel helpless in this situation. Under the Lemon Law in Texas, your rights may be protected and provide you with remedies for your unfortunate situation. Contact a Lemon Law attorney to learn more...

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What Is the Average Settlement for a Concussion After a Car Accident in Texas

Dealing with a traumatic brain injury, like a concussion, after a car accident is a scary experience. When someone else causes your injuries, you have a right to seek compensation for your losses. You may have questions about concussion settlement amounts and what your case could receive. Contact an experienced personal injury attorney to discuss the facts of your...

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What to Avoid When Dealing with a GEICO Claims Adjuster

Almost everyone has heard of GEICO, but many may wonder, How does GEICO pay claims? GEICO’s primary objective is making a profit. The last thing a GEICO claims adjuster wants to do is offer a fair value for your claim. However, receiving a fair value for your claim can positively move you forward after a devastating accident. Knowing what...

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Average Dog Bite Settlements in Texas

After a dog bite, many victims are left with catastrophic physical injuries and substantial emotional trauma. You may feel overwhelmed and anxious as you try to determine the best way forward. Your physical wounds may heal, but you may never fully recover from the psychological aftermath of a dog attack.  You may be a changed person, but your dog...

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What to Know Before a Free Consultation with a Personal Injury Lawyer

After you’ve been injured in an accident due to someone else’s negligence, a great first step is to contact a personal injury lawyer for a free consultation. But you may still wonder how to go about finding the right lawyer for you. The best way to find the right lawyer is to ask the right questions. Here are some...

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What to Do When You Get into a Car Accident in Waco

You may feel overwhelmed and frightened about what to do when you get into a car accident. If someone negligently caused your injuries, Texas law permits you to pursue a claim for damages against that person. Knowing what to do after a car accident can help you get your medical bills and car repairs paid. Additionally, emotional damages from...

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What You Need to Know About Cervical Herniated Disc Injuries

Neck injuries can be serious and debilitating. The C5/C6 region of the spine is at particular risk after certain types of accidents. If you have been in a car or workplace accident,  it is important to understand and recognize C5/C6 disc herniation symptoms. In this article, the Texas personal injury lawyers at Zimmerman Law Firm will cover details about...

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