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The winter storm that hit Texas in mid-February is shaping up to be among the costliest disaster in state history. According to The Texas Tribune, the winter storm is likely to exceed Hurricane Harvey’s $125 billion in damage. That level of financial damage is stunning, but there was a more profound cost: the loss of dozens of Texans’ lives. Officials are still working to fully count the number of lives we lost to the freeze, but early reports set the death toll at 80. Sadly, many of those lives might have been saved if electric grid operators and other…
When a car hits a pedestrian, the accident is almost always the driver’s fault. Reckless, distracted, tired, and drunk driving often play a role in these crashes. And the tragic result is all too often a pedestrian injury or death. In most cases, the injured pedestrian can pursue compensation to cover medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and other damages. There are, however, some cases when the pedestrian could be considered at fault for a car accident under Texas law. If you’re an injured pedestrian and want to discuss the details with an experienced Houston personal injury lawyer,…
Add the rise of online retailers like Amazon to a global pandemic that keeps people in their homes, and you have a meteoric increase in the number of delivery drivers on the roads. From dinner and groceries to home goods and furniture, everything can be delivered these days. In Houston, you only need to glance at the nearest intersection to see an Amazon delivery van. But all that convenience comes with a price. More delivery drivers mean more accidents involving delivery drivers. Those accidents, which often involve large vans or trucks, have the potential of severe injuries Have you…
Motorists recognize Houston roadways as notoriously dangerous. Accidents happen every day, but what happens if your child is hurt in the crash? While you may know how to pursue your own personal injury claim after a car accident, things are a lot more complicated if a Houston car crash injures your child. First off, you need an experienced car accident attorney from the Krist Law Firm P.C. With our experience and track record, we can pursue the compensation necessary for their recovery and future needs. Contact us at (281) 283-8500 or use our online form if a car accident…
Houston’s reputation for deadly highways is well-known. More than 1,000 people died on area roadways between 2014 and 2018, according to state data. City leaders recently announced a plan to end traffic deaths and severe injuries by 2030. Although it might be unrealistic to expect all accidents to end, it’s an important initiative. A car accident resulting in fatalities and other severe harm is terrible, and steps should be taken to prevent them. The Krist Law Firm P.C. injury lawyers are here to help after a car accident, but it is far better never to need us. If you…