Amanda Payton

  • Defective Seat Belts in a Car Accident

    If your seat belt failed to properly restrain you or a loved one in a Dallas-area car accident, our attorneys may be able to help. We depend on our cars to work as they should at all times. Automobile manufacturers owe us a certain standard of care by making sure that the vehicles they manufacture have properly-functioning safety features in order to help protect passengers and drivers alike.

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  • Lockout / Tagout Workplace Injuries

    Lockout/Tagout mistakes lead to workplace injuries and wrongful death accidents. Learn your rights as a worker. Workers in many factory and industrial environments must work with equipment which possesses massive amounts of stored energy. While this equipment is vital for operations and makes working more efficient, they can be a source of danger to those that work around and with them.

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  • A Good Nursing Home May be Hard to Find in Texas

    If you’re currently seeking quality nursing home care for a parent, you may discover that finding a highly-rated nursing home near your home can be quite difficult in the state of Texas. Many parts of Texas have very few options when it comes to highly-rated nursing home care. Sadly, the state of Texas has the highest percentage of nursing homes with one- and two-star ratings, w ...

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  • Ladder Fall Injuries

    Injured after a fall from a ladder? Rasansky Law Firm can help! While a ladder fall can occur anywhere, the majority ladder fall accidents occur while on the job or at home. When an accident such as this occurs at home, you may be able to file a claim against your homeowners’ insurance policy in order to cover your medical bills and other related expenses.

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  • Employee vs. Independent Contractor

    It’s important for workers in Texas to understand the difference between an employee and an independent contractor, as this classification determines your legal options in the event of a workplace injury. Just because you work on-site, this does not mean that you are considered an “employee.” Employees are afforded much more protection than contractors when it comes to on-the-jo ...

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  • Types of Damages (Recoverable Losses)

    A personal injury lawsuit enables you to seek compensation for damages you’ve suffered due to someone’s negligence, but what are “damages?” Damages are the financial losses that you are attempting to recover through a lawsuit. The placement of a monetary value on the victim’s injuries attempts to restore the victim’s financial, physical, and emotional well-being.

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  • Allegations of Daycare Abuse at Pleasant Day Schools

    Parents file lawsuit against daycare center after teacher allegedly breaks 6-month-old’s arm. 6-month-old Camdyn Cahill Daycare centers serve an important role for busy parents; they provide a space in which children can interact with others of their same age group while their parents go off to work, comfortable in the knowledge that their children are being taken care of.

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