Category: Motorcycle Accidents Blog

electric scooter causes accident

As the popularity of dockless rentable electric scooters has exploded in cities across Texas and the U.S., so too have scooter-related injuries. Trauma center officials in Austin, Los Angeles, Washington D.C., and other cities have confirmed a significant increase in ER visits related to scooter accidents. In Texas, specifically, the…

lane splitting texas

Many motorcyclists wonder, “Is lane splitting legal in Texas?” Under current driving laws in Texas, the practice of lane splitting by motorcycle riders is outlawed. Although no statute expressly mentions lane splitting, the Texas Transportation Code does require all motorists to remain within a single lane of travel. This effectively…

motorcycle safety checklist scaled

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…

texas motorcycle accident lawyers

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…

motorcycle accident texas

Motorcycle accidents occur less frequently than other types of accidents on our roads in Texas and elsewhere. However, when they do happen, the costs can be significantly higher than auto accidents, according to a recently released study out of Canada. You may actually be shocked at the difference in costs. The Canadian…

Motorcycle Riders and Personal Injury Protection in Texas

Motorcycle accidents, unfortunately, often lead to catastrophic injuries, such as broken bones, lacerations, and terrible road rash on various parts of the body. In turn, these injuries may lead to costly medical bills and time spent away from work during a period of recovery. In the event of such an…