Category: Car Accidents

The Most Dangerous Intersections in Fort Worth

What Is Considered a Serious Injury?

June 17th, 2019 by Guajardo & Marks, LLP

If you were in a car or other type of accident that was caused by someone else’s negligence, you could have a serious injury. You might have a pile of medical bills you cannot pay, and perhaps you cannot work for weeks or even months. This is why people are able to file personal injury […]

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

Which Age Group Has the Most Accidents?

June 10th, 2019 by Guajardo & Marks, LLP

According to conventional wisdom, young and elderly drivers are most likely to have the most car accidents and other types of accidents. But which age groups really have the most accidents? The data reveals some interesting facts that many are not aware of. According to the NHTSA, per capita, the highest number of auto fatalities […]

A deadly bus accident in Laredo in 2016 was caused by a bus driver with a serious sleep deficit disorder who did not stay in his lane, causing the bus to go out of control, leading to a wreck that killed nine and injured 40, according to the National Transportation Safety Board this week. The […]

What to do after being hit by a drunk driver

What to Do If You Are Hit by a Drunk Driver

April 26th, 2019 by Guajardo & Marks, LLP

If a drunk driver causes an accident and injures you, they may not just face criminal punishments such as jail time and fines. They also could be found negligent in a personal injury lawsuit for your injuries. If you think you have been hit by a drunk driver and were injured, it is important to […]

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 […]