Personal Injury Archives - Jaime Alvarado & Associates

Is the New Anti-Texting Law Enough?

Texas Gоvеrnоr Grеg Abbоtt аnnоunсеd оn Junе 6th, 2017  thаt hе’ѕ signed Hоuѕе Bіll 62 into lаw. Undеr the nеw lаw, texting whіlе driving within thе ѕtаtе оf Tеxаѕ will bе рunіѕhаblе by a fіnе оf $25-99 for first-time оffеndеrѕ, аnd $100-200 for rереаt оffеndеrѕ (thоugh no роіntѕ wіll bе assigned). Thе nеw lаw аlѕо [...]

Did United Airlines do the right thing by removing a passenger forcibly?

The violent removal of passenger by an overbooked flight created a tremendous impact on the airline. As a result, it has started offering compensations in order to recover the damaged causes. As of now, several security officers have been placed on leave and detailed inquiry has been started to figure out what went wrong in [...]

How to deal with the insurance company after your in an accident?

Getting into an accident can lead you towards a great deal of frustration. However, you should keep in mind that the first thing you must do after you come across an accident is to get in touch with your insurance company. Even if you become a victim of an accident, you must contact your insurance [...]


Across the country and Texas, car accidents remain one of the leading causes of death and injuries. If the concept of eliminating all car collisions seems far-fetched, think again.  It is a very real possibility. Thanks to advancements in technology, this will be achieved within the next few years.  Unlike popular belief, it does not [...]

Things You Should Do After A Car Accident

You may be entitled to pursue compensation if you have been injured in a car accident.  Your first line of action is to speak to a personal injury lawyer who will review and assess the value of your case.  Personal injury consultations are always free at Jaime Alvarado & Associates.  Our attorney will search for [...]


Driving alongside 18- wheelers on the highways is an intimidating, stressful experience.  Although accidents are inevitable, when these involve one of these “Big Trucks”, the consequences can be more devastating, due to the size, speed and weight variation of the vehicles involved. Due to the nature of business of these trucks, they spend more time [...]


YOUR RIGHTS, OUR RESPONSIBILITY WE SUPPORT THE VICTIMS OF DRUNK DRIVING AND IMPAIRED DRIVING Drunk Driving is a crime in any country. Driving while drunk or impaired involves high risk of accident that will cause injury to not only the driver but also the other people travelling in his car. Due to this mishap, [...]

How Is Compensation Determined After An Accident?

Plaintiffs who have experienced injuries and bodily harm due to an accident that was caused by the negligence of another party are entitled to compensation. But how is this compensation determined? In most instances, an insurance company opts to pay the minimal amount to the plaintiff. This results in the injured party failing to receive [...]

Settlement Of Personal Injury Cases Without Going To Trial

We live in a wonderful country where people are guaranteed protection. We have the right to expect to be safe from the actions or inactions of others. In most cases, we are. However, accidents happen and when they do – people can be hurt. Injury affects not only our quality of life but can affect [...]

As drones take off, personal injury law firm launches new practice

Geoff McDonald & Associates recently created a new practice focused on drone injury liability – that is, injuries caused by the sorts of unmanned aircraft that are becoming increasingly popular as toys and tools for consumers and businesses.