Category: Car Accidents

How can personal injury attorneys help car accident victims?

How Personal Injury Attorneys Help Car Accident Victims

March 8th, 2019 by Guajardo & Marks, LLP

If you are hurt in a car accident because of the negligence of another driver, it is usually wise to retain the services of a Dallas personal injury attorney. Why? Below are the most important reasons. Please contact Guajardo & Marks after reading this article if you have been in an accident and want a […]

Can I Sue Someone for a Car Accident?

January 18th, 2019 by Guajardo & Marks, LLP

Car accident injuries are common in America, with tens of thousands of people hurt and killed every year. In many accident cases, you may file an auto insurance claim with the other driver’s insurer. But settlement negotiations can be difficult. You and your personal injury attorney may find that you cannot settle the claim for […]

What is the Average Car Accident Settlement?

December 28th, 2018 by Guajardo & Marks, LLP

If you were in an auto accident in Dallas, you probably have a pile of medical bills, insurance to pay for and plenty of stress. A proper car accident settlement will reimburse you for all the money that you have paid out in medical bills, plus can pay your lost wages, the cost of fixing […]

What Constitutes a Drunk Driving Accident?

What Constitutes a Drunk Driving Accident?

December 26th, 2018 by Guajardo & Marks, LLP

Drunk driving accidents in Texas are far more common than they should be. In 2015, The Lone Star State saw 1,446 drunk driving accidents. Driving under the influence of alcohol can result not merely in a fine or a license revocation — you can also cause serious, catastrophic injuries that can change your life or […]

How to Deal With a Car Accident

How to Choose a Dallas Car Wreck Lawyer

December 24th, 2018 by Guajardo & Marks, LLP

Did you know there were more than 6.2 million reported car wrecks in 2015 alone? That adds up to 17,250 car accidents per day in the United States. If you have been able to avoid a car wreck for several years, you are lucky. Odds are, a person will have at least one car wreck […]

How to Settle a Car Accident Claim

December 20th, 2018 by Guajardo & Marks, LLP

Many people who have car accidents may want to settle the claim without a personal injury attorney. In a case where injuries and damages are minor, it can be a good idea to manage the claim alone. If you are successful, you can negotiate a good settlement and keep all of the money, rather than […]

Fewer Car Accident Deaths in Texas, but the News Isn't All Good

The good news in Texas is that road deaths in The Lone Star State dropped in 2017. But they did not drop enough to keep Texas out of the top spot for traffic fatalities. Figures released last month by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration showed 3,722 people died on Texas roads last year. This […]

What Do I Do After a Truck Accident?

What Do I Do After a Truck Accident?

November 12th, 2018 by Guajardo & Marks, LLP

A truck accident is very different from a regular car accident. Truck accidents tend to be more serious because of the size and weight of the rig. Also, both the truck driver and the trucking company can be held liable for your personal injuries. Because they are commercial vehicles, truckers and their companies must follow […]

How to Deal With a Car Accident

How to Deal with Insurance Adjusters After an Accident

October 29th, 2018 by Guajardo & Marks, LLP

No one enjoys being in a car accident. Not only do you need to contend with your personal injuries and car damages, you also have to deal with auto insurance adjusters. While you will need to speak with the adjuster from your own auto insurance company, you may also be contacted by the adjuster for […]

Here Are the Most Dangerous Zones Around Large Trucks

Here Are the Most Dangerous Zones Around Large Trucks

September 25th, 2018 by Guajardo & Marks, LLP

When a fatal accident occurs between a truck and a passenger vehicle, the driver of the smaller vehicle is more likely to be killed, according to Consumer Reports. To reduce the chances of being in a serious crash with a tractor trailer, there are some basic safety tips you should follow. Generally, truckers have been […]