Year: 2018

Truck Accident Lawyer

A recent report from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety noted that adding advanced safety technology to 18-wheelers and other large commercial trucks could prevent up to 63,000 accidents a year. There are nearly 500,000 accidents involving large trucks every year in the United States, with the rates rising every…

New Car Safety Features

Car accidents are, unfortunately, extremely common. In the event of a collision, drivers and passengers alike are often at risk of severe or fatal injuries. To do their part to reduce the number of collisions, many auto manufacturers have incorporated impressive new safety features into their 2019 models. Of course,…

Intersection Accidents in Dallas

The Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex covers a large geographic area in which numerous cities are interconnected through a regional expressway and freeway system. Many people use personal vehicles, public transportation, and ridesharing services to get to and from destinations in the DFW area. Car accidents are tragically common. Crashes in the…

Motor Vehicle Accident in Texas

Whether you are staying nearby or planning on driving to another state, it is common for families all over Texas to hit the road to visit friends and family during the holiday season. All travelers should take specific steps not only to protect their belongings while they are away but…

Lane Splitting in Texas

Lane splitting refers to the practice of riding a motorcycle on the dashed lines between lanes of traffic, usually traffic moving in the same direction that is slow or stopped. A study by the University of California Berkeley found that motorcyclists who split lanes in heavy traffic were significantly less likely to…

Texas Motorcycle Safety Checklist

This motorcycle safety checklist was created by Tate Law Offices, P.C., to remind you about critical safety measures and safety issues that you should look for before your next ride. Be sure to check all of the following before you go out to avoid any potential motorcycle accidents: Be aware of local…

motorcycle accident lawyers in dallas

Tate Law Offices, P.C., focuses on motorcycle accidents. We want to help riders and their passengers if they have been injured in an accident that someone else caused. We know motorcycle accidents are different from other types of motor vehicle accident cases. If you or a loved one has been seriously…

Car Technology Safety

Technology touches nearly every aspect of our lives, including our driving. In some ways, it makes driving more dangerous. For instance, when people drive while distracted by cell phones or other electronic devices, they can easily cause crashes. Fortunately, technology today can also help to prevent car accidents. The National…

Driving Around Trucks in Texas

No matter how safely you drive, you can’t control others on the road. However, you can still protect yourself in many different ways. This is especially true when it comes driving around big rigs on the road. These large commercial vehicles often weigh up to 80,000 pounds or more. They…