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  • How the Eggshell Skull Rule Applies to Injury Cases

    Understanding the eggshell skull rule and how it applies to personal injury cases in Texas. The eggshell skull rule—also called the thin skull rule—says that you take your victim as you find them. Essentially, the frailty of the person who was injured cannot be used as a defense to limit the liability of the at-fault party.

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  • How To Obtain Traffic Camera Video of a Car Accident

    Was your car accident caught on a highway traffic camera? In this day and age, cameras are everywhere. In fact, you’d probably be surprised by the number of video cameras that catch your commute on a daily basis. But how easy is it to obtain a copy of this footage? We’ve all noticed them: video cameras along highways, at red lights, toll plazas, and even on buses.

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  • Fatal Motorcycle Accident Lawyer in Dallas

    Have you lost a loved one in a Dallas-area motorcycle accident? If you’ve lost a spouse, parent or child in a motorcycle accident caused by another driver, call us at 1-877-405-4313 and let our experienced attorney help you seek the justice your family deserves. We understand the emotional pain and helplessness you’re likely feeling right now.

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  • Plano Daycare Worker Arrested after Caught on Video Abusing Child

    PLANO, TX — Police have arrested 22-year-old Jazmine Torres, a daycare worker who was seen on video pushing a toddler to the floor this past Friday. According to the Facebook post which first published the video, the child’s mother, Caitlin Gilmore, was observing the childcare facility’s live feed during her lunch break on Friday when she saw an employee of the daycare roughly ...

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  • What Happens if You’re Injured on Someone Else’s Property?

    If you are injured on someone else’s property, the property owner may be financially responsible for your losses. Through a premises liability claim, your attorney can seek compensation for your medical bills, pain and suffering, and any other damages that you incur as a result. Property Owner Liability Your ability to recover money damages for your injuries depends upon the ...

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  • Additional Laws Which Apply to Truck Drivers

    Did you know that there are specific federal laws which apply only to transportation companies and their drivers? The adherence to these laws is important—not only because they are designed to keep all motorists safe, but also because they could have a big impact on the strength of a accident victim’s potential claim or lawsuit.

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  • Diminished Earning Capacity (Loss of Future Earnings)

    Recovering compensation for future loss of income or earning capacity through a personal injury lawsuit. If an accident or personal injury has left you unable to return to your field of work, you absolutely have the right to pursue compensation for lost wages and a loss of future earnings, and our Dallas attorneys can help! When an individual is involved in a serious car accide ...

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  • Have Questions About Suing Your Daycare?

    Considering legal action against your child’s day care due to suspected abuse of a child? While it’s ultimately up to police whether or not criminal charges are pursued in cases of daycare abuse, you may still be able to file a civil claim against the daycare facility in order to seek compensation for the damages your family suffered. Concerned? Talk to a lawyer.

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  • Texas Lawmakers Make Second Attempt to Legislate Bad Nursing Homes

    Several bills have been filed in 2017 which seek to improve nursing home care in Texas. Nursing home abuse is a serious problem, and one which Texas lawmakers have previously tried to legislate with little success. Now they’re making another attempt—two years after similar bills failed to pass. Lawmakers Look to Regulate Nursing Homes A new effort has been made by Texas State ...

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  • Fatal Car Accident Numbers Rose Again in 2016

    Preliminary data from 2016 shows that the number of traffic fatalities in the U.S. are on an unfortunate upward trend. There are a variety of reasons that auto accident fatalities are on the rise, but many analysts point to an increase in various types of driver distractions, such as texting while driving.

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  • How “Foreseeability” Applies to Personal Injury Cases

    Actions often have unexpected consequences, but to what extent is someone liable for an unforeseen injury? The concept of foreseeability plays a very important role in determining whether or not someone can be held liable for injuries resulting from a negligent act. Foreseeability in a Personal Injury Case There are certain conditions that need to be met in order for a victim ...

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  • Trucking Companies Often Liable for Driver Accidents

    Trucking companies are vicariously liable for damages caused by their drivers under the respondeat superior doctrine. When an accident occurs between a car and a large truck, the damages can be extensive—sometimes even fatal. At Rasansky Law Firm, our attorneys are focused on ensuring that you and your family are fully compensated.

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  • Texas 18-Wheeler Truck Accident Statistics

    Recent statistics regarding truck accidents in Texas (2014-2015). Texas Truck Accident Statistics More commercial truck accidents occur in Texas than in any other state. This is due in part to Texas’ sheer size, but also due to the number of interstate highways that pass through our state’s borders.

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  • Nuchal Cord Birth Injury Lawyer

    Was your baby born with complications or serious injuries such as hypoxia or birth asphyxia due to a nuchal cord? Call the Dallas birth injury attorneys at Rasansky Law Firm today for a free consultation at 1-877-405-4313. We can investigate your claims and advise you on your legal options moving forward for no cost to you.

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  • Wrongful Death in a Nursing Home

    Has a loved one died under suspicious circumstances while under the case of a nursing home or assisted living center? Losing a loved one is never easy, but it becomes even more difficult when you discover that nursing home negligence, neglect, or abuse may have led directly to their wrongful death. Wrongful Death in a Nursing Home If you feel as though your parent’s death was ...

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  • Broken Bones in a Car Accident

    Have you suffered a broken bone due to an accident caused by another driver? Give our Dallas car accident lawyers a call at 1-877-405-4313 for a free consultation into the facts of your case, your options moving forward, and how we may be able to help you with your claim at no cost to you. Bone Fractures Caused by Car Crashes There were over half a million reported car crashe ...

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  • Spina Bifida Birth Injuries

    Anti-depressant and anti-seizure medications have been linked to the development of spina bifida birth defects. Spina bifida is a birth defect in which the bones of the spine fail to properly form. Spina bifida in newborns can occur anywhere along the spine, but more-commonly occurs in the lower back.

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