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What factors lead to trucking accidents?

Drivers and passengers in Texas can be seriously injured as a result of a crash with a truck. Regardless of the area you live, there are many common factors that cause trucking accidents. It's a good idea to get familiar with them. Doing so will help if you have to...

Krisi Kastl elected as Dallas Bar president

Residents of Dallas and other surrounding areas of Texas may want to be aware of the results of the 2022 Dallas Bar Association, or DBA, election. According to the State Bar of Texas, the DBA elected Krisi Kastl as president on Jan. 22. This election makes her the...

The dangers of texting and driving

Since the advancement of cellphones, many states have made texting and driving illegal. However, laws haven't deterred drivers in Texas from texting while driving. Research indicates that texting and driving is six times as dangerous as drunk driving. What is the...

Improper cargo loading

One of the biggest risks to occupants of vehicles throughout the state of Texas is a truck that has been loaded improperly. The cargo is unstable and can fall off in any direction, causing an accident for one or more other vehicles as well as the truck itself. Perils...

DFW is home to two dangerous interstates

Cars and other vehicles are ubiquitous in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. Traveling, even routine daily commutes brings risks for Texas residents and visitors. Vehicle collisions could happen anywhere at any time, but some locations might be more dangerous than others....

The dangerous increase in car accidents

Traffic-related fatalities increased by 10.5% in the first quarter of 2021 as people were driving much less during this time, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The organization asserts that speeding and other dangerous driving...

Car accidents increased in 2021

The rate of car accidents in Texas and across the United States increased in 2021, reflecting a concerning rise compared to the previous year. Here is what you should know about the increase in car accidents statewide throughout the year. Average of 11 traffic deaths...