Personal Injury Archives - Jaime Alvarado & Associates

CAN CAR ACCIDENTS BE ELIMINATED FOREVER WITH V2V TECHNOLOGY?

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 [...]

CAUSES OF 18-WHEELER CRASHES

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 [...]

VICTIMS OF DUI

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.

The Importance Of A Police Report At An Auto Accident

When an auto accident first takes place, both parties involved have a number of different factors to consider. Whether it’s damage to their vehicle, personal injuries or exchanging insurance information, there are various issues at hand that need to be dealt with as expeditiously as possible. Those who have experienced auto accidents should contact our law office, to [...]

Can A Motorist Sue A Pedestrian?

The Highway Code is clear: All citizens have their share of responsibility to keep the balance traffic. But out of the pages of the Highway Code, drivers are always mentioned as the great villains in traffic, since they put their own lives and other’s lives at risk due to abuse and irresponsible behavior. But what [...]

Be Aware On The Road

The next time you take a drive on the road take a look around and see how many Semi-Trucks you see. Chances are you will see countless amounts on the freeway and streets, especially during the holiday season. Asdrivers, we need to be aware of where semi-trucks are at all times. These trucks are very [...]