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Man suffers head injury in motorcycle crash in El Paso, Texas.

Reports coming out of El Paso, Texas state that a man suffered a critical head injury in a motorcycle accident. According to law enforcement, the accident occurred at about 7:30 PM at the intersection between Trowbridge and Gateway North. Police believe that the motorcyclist ran a red light and collided with a Tahoe vehicle that was heading east. Though the motorcyclist was only slightly injured, his passenger suffered more grievous injuries. The driver of the car was not injured. Police believe that the cause of the collision was the motorcyclist running a red light at the intersection.

Nancy's Bus Service involved in school bus accident in Houston

There was another unfortunate school bus accident in Houston, Texas. Several students and the school bus driver were transported to a local area hospital after the private school bus was in a vehicle accident. It occurred Tuesday morning in west Houston around 9500 Briar Forest near Tanglewilde. Luckily, the students sustained injuries. Reports say the injuries were minor and that they included scrapes, bumps and bruises. But how can they be certain. Are there neck and back injuries? Are there head injuries? Neck, back and head injuries can be serious.

How to Know if you have suffered a knee injury and need a Houston Slip and Fall Lawyer

Slip and fall injuries take victims by surprise. Often times the person is shopping at a grocery store or working on the job. The injuries happen from the storeowner or property owner's failure to pick-up the liquid on the floor.

What to do after a knee injury from a slip and fall incident.

Slip and fall accidents take people by surprise. Whether you were shopping at a Houston or a San Antonio, Texas store, working, visiting a friend's house, or doing one of the many normal things on real property, a personal injury is not expected. The real property where the injury occurred may be owned or managed by a person or company that should have prevented the victim from a slip, fall, and physical pain. Yet these incidents still happen. In order to determine the extent of a potential knee injury, the injured person should first see a physician. In order to help determine liability in a premise case, turn to an experienced Texas slip and fall lawyer.

What to do after a cruise ship slip and fall accident.

You may ask: what do I do after I have been hurt in a slip and fall accident? We understand that while you intended your vacation plans to include rest, relaxation, and fun, injuries can happen. Sometimes the slip and fall incidents happen on cruise ships and other times, grocery stores.  When a slip and fall interrupts your cruise vacation, your first thought may be to return to the comfort and security of your Texas home. Keep in mind that while life may be easier in at home, there are a few things that you should do first. Taking these steps after a cruise ship vacation accident will help protect your injury claim:

How are Biomechanical engineers used in a brain injury case?

Biomechanical engineers frequently answer questions of injury causation and prevention in traumatic brain injury (TBI) cases. They may compare forces of accelerations experienced by the dead in an incident to those required to cause the diagnosed injury.

Bellaire, TX car crash lawyer discusses motorcycle accident costs

How many car crashes or motorcycle accidents happen in Houston or Bellaire, Texas? Do you know how many people The United States Center for Disease Control reported died because of motorcycle crashes in 2010? The answer is: more than 4,500. How much of an increase is this compared to 2000? The answer is: 55% increase. How much do motorcycle crashes costs the United States a year in lost productivity and medical care? The answer is: More than 12 billion dollars annually.

Woman Injured Aboard Carnival Sensation Hospitalized

Whether minor injury or brain injury, Carnival Cruise is yet again under fire. In a case of déjà vu, another passenger has been injured aboard a Carnival Cruise Lines ship. The 52-year-old female passenger fell in an elevator while travelling aboard the Carnival Sensation. The fall caused injuries to both of her legs. The cruise line notified the United States Coast Guard of the incident. The Coast Guard proceeded to transport the injured passenger to a medical center in Florida. We send a big salute to the men and women of the Coast Guard for looking out for passengers of the Carnival Cruise Lines ships.

Galleria real estate lawyer in Houston comments on injury cases

The author, a Galleria area real estate lawyer in Houston comments about the connection between personal injury cases and real estate. When you think about it, person injuries cases like those that deal with brain injury often occur on real estate or someone's real property pretty often.

Galleria Motorcycle Accident Injury Lawyer: Preserving Evidence

Being involved in a Houston Galleria motorcycle accident was be a stressful and traumatic event. With so much going on and possible serious injuries about, it may be difficult to remember many things after the accident. It would not be uncommon to suffer from a head or brain injury in a motorcycle accident.

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