Truck Wrecks

What Goes Into a Texas Truck Accident Investigation?

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Our Texas truck accident attorneys urge anyone who has been involved in a crash with a tractor-trailer to contact us right away. The reason: The sooner we can investigate the crash, the better chance we will have of securing full…

The Complexities of Trucking Accident Liability

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Anyone that has been involved in a large truck accident, often times referred to as a big rig or 18-wheeler, can attest to how traumatizing of an experience it may be. Truck accidents often lead to catastrophic injuries, widespread property…

The Oil Boom: One Death is One Too Many

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Recent oil booms across the country are providing a significant boon to both the national and local economies. Reports by CNN and Forbes detail the rising productivity in both North Dakota and Texas respectively, two of the biggest hotspots for…

5 Deadliest Highways in Texas


While Texas is certainly a beautiful place to both live and drive, it also has some of the deadliest highways in America. According to the Texas Department of Transportation, the fatality rate for Texas in 2012 was 1.41 deaths per…

The Perils of Interstate 35 in Texas

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The major freeway that runs north and south in Texas is Interstate 35, more colloquially referred to as I-35. While the highway is an extremely effective means of north-and-south transportation across the state, as it stretches from Laredo in the…

Texas’ Most Dangerous Highway: The I-35 Corridor

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Commuters that travel from anywhere between Laredo to the southern border are often familiar with Interstate 35, highlighted as the most convenient way to move north and south across the Lone Star state. But while I-35 may offer a direct…

Permian Basin Car and Truck Accidents: Texas’ Oil Boom Consequences

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Permian Basin Information The Permian Basin is an oil and gas production area in West Texas that stretches into New Mexico. This area is 250 miles wide and 300 miles long, and produced 280 million barrels of oil in 2011….

Eagle Ford Shale and Texas Fatality Car Accidents

Eagle Ford Shale is a South Texas area that stretches south of San Antonio, Texas, and north of Corpus Christi, and up to Bryan, Texas. The roadways in this region of Texas have become increasingly dangerous due to an explosion in population…

More Traffic, Bigger Trucks and More Fatalities in West Texas

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The oil boom that is currently happening in West Texas along the Permian Basin may be a boon for large portions of the economy, but it hasn’t come without certain consequences. Due to the large prevalence of trucks on the…

The Eagle Ford Shale Oil Boom and The Rise of Deadly Truck Accidents in South Texas

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Eagle Ford Shale represents the largest single economic development in the history of the state of Texas. As of November 1, 2013, the 260 rigs erected and running in thirty Texas counties in Eagle Ford represent 19% of all drills operating…

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