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Will State Officials’ Tougher Stance Make Texas Roads Safer?

According to the Texas Tribune, there has been at least one traffic fatality per day in Texas since November 7, 2000. On a positive note, the statewide death toll has declined by two percent from 2016-2017, but Texas still leads the nation in traffic fatalities. This has state officials exploring ways to bring the death...

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Laredo Lawyer on Recent Hyundai and Kia Recalls Due to Fires

When something suddenly goes wrong with a car, in most cases, it turns out to be nothing more than a nuisance. Having to get your car towed and repaired by a mechanic is often solved with out-of-pocket expenses. In some cases, a car’s mechanical failures can be catastrophic and even fatal. When manufacturing flaws pose...

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How Technology Can Best Prevent Fatal Pedestrian Accidents

As more and more people choose to get around on foot, the risk for pedestrian accidents increases. Overall traffic fatalities have dipped in 2019 but there were 6,227 pedestrian deaths in 2018, putting them at a 30-year high. In many communities, the infrastructure hasn’t caught up to the increase in foot traffic. Many roadways are...

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Laredo Attorney Discusses Deadly Rollover Accidents

The closest you want to come to a rollover accident is watching a chase scene in a movie. Veteran drivers of Interstates 35 and 69W in Laredo have seen many - the aftermath, anyway - during slow crawls past accident scenes. Most rollovers happen when a driver loses control of the vehicle, which tends to...

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Laredo Car Accidents Caused by Wheel Runoffs: An Attorney Discusses

They can happen on Interstates 35, 69W, and other major roadway in Laredo. When wheels become detached, drivers lose control of their vehicles, especially at high speeds.   Wheel runoff accidents can be catastrophic. They can result in lane-departure accidents, head-on collisions, T-bone accidents, and rear-end accidents. Vehicles can roll over, veer off the road, and/or crash into stationary...

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What To Do If You Have Suffered A Brain Injury After A Laredo Car Accident: An Attorney Explains

You were just struck by another driver in Laredo, Texas. If you didn’t lose consciousness, you may have noticed a bump on your head. You don’t think much of it. But days later, you become disorientated. Other unusual symptoms start to set in. You’re not yourself. What’s going on? You may have sustained a traumatic...

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Low Levels Of Alcohol Impairment Can Still Cause Laredo Car Accidents

With many drivers in Laredo traveling around Thanksgiving, it is likely that traffic accidents will occur, many of which will involve alcohol impairment. From 2012 to 2016, there were more than 800 road deaths across the US during the Thanksgiving holiday.   But drunk driving in Laredo isn’t just a problem confined to the holidays. According to the Texas Department of...

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Accident Risks at Intersections in Laredo

Intersections can be the most dangerous areas for drivers in Laredo. When vehicles cross at multiple lanes, in four different directions, it only takes one wrong maneuver to cause an accident.  When pedestrians and bicyclists are thrown into the mix, intersections accidents can be especially dangerous.  Where the danger exists According to the National Safety Council (NSC),...

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