TEXAS CITY LAW BLOG

Jones Act

Three Mistakes to Avoid in Your Jones Act Case

Under the Jones Act, if you are hurt during the course of your duties either as a result of negligence by your employer or coworker, or because the vessel on which you work is deemed unsafe or unseaworthy, you are entitled to collect compensation for the damages you suffer by suing your employer.

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negligence

What Constitutes Negligence?

In any type of personal injury claim—whether it stems from an auto accident, a slip and fall, a maritime accident, a dangerous or harmful product, or any other situation in which an injury is sustained—your ability to collect compensation to cover your medical bills, costs of repairing damaged property, and any other losses you suffer rests on your ability to prove that you were a victim of negligence.

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auto insurance

Types of Auto Insurance You May Want in Texas

All drivers in Texas are required to carry auto insurance. With all the factors that are out of our control on the road, there are many situations that are simply unavoidable, even for the most responsible drivers.

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maritime accidents

Common Types of Maritime Accidents and Injuries

The maritime industry is thriving in League City. Since so many with maritime occupations—sailors, cruise ship staff, harbor workers, and those in the oil and mineral industry, to name a few—work and live here, it should come as no surprise that more maritime accidents occur here as well.

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Steps to take after a car crash

What to Do If You Are Hit by a Drunk Driver

Getting into an auto accident is almost always scary. If the crash was not your fault, you may feel frustration, anxiety, anger, and a whole host of other emotions toward the other driver(s) involved.

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Common Causes of Truck Accidents

Commercial trucks such as tankers, tractor trailers, and delivery trucks present unique dangers to smaller vehicles due to their large size. When driving at high speeds, even a minor error by a truck driver can result in a disastrous accident

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