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October 2015 Archives

Does moral imperative mean cars will never be really autonomous?

Google's got some. And they're starting to ply the streets of some Texas cities. A number of other businesses are trying to come up with their own versions. Tesla is one. The objective is to advance technology that might someday lead to making self-driving vehicles the norm. The proponents of such a vision say road travel will be much safer.

What's a fair settlement after a car accident?

When you are involved in a car accident, the first thing to keep in mind is that it's likely an unusual occurrence for you. Accidents happen every day on the roads of League City, but when gauged on a per capita basis they are few and far between. With such odds it's very unlikely the average motorist can claim they know exactly what should happen after an accident.

Dallas deputies doubt wisdom of heavier trucks on state roads

Here are some documented facts about big rig trucks courtesy of the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. Because of their size, it takes them longer to stop than most other vehicles on the road. Because of their weight, even empty, they tend to cause greater damage when they are involved in crashes.

Major motorcycle makers to put their heads together on safety

We dedicate a lot of attention to motorcyclists on our blog. Over the course of this past summer we've focused a good number of our posts on the efforts that some in the industry have been making to try to reduce the risks of serious or fatal injuries that riders and passengers face, very often from negligent drivers.

How do I know whether to settle or sue in a personal injury case?

If you are involved in an accident and the negligence of another person is responsible, you have a right to seek compensation for your losses. In some instances, this might involve seeking recovery for loss of income or coverage of medical expenses (especially if your own insurance only goes so far).

Full accident recovery depends on knowing all possible sources

Imagine you have suffered a serious injury in a motor vehicle accident. You survive, but you lose a limb. Your life is forever changed and it may well be that your income earning potential will suffer greatly. Do you know all the avenues that may be open to you for seeking compensation for the damage, pain and suffering you have endured and may well have to deal with into the future?

Could simple sign changes make for safer League City biking?

Texas enjoys a road system that may be considered the envy of many other states. It also enjoys a more attractive year-round climate than a lot of other regions. Those things combined can mean a lot of variety in the kinds of traffic that might be encountered, so it becomes important for residents and visitors to cooperate on ensuring everyone's safety.

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