Drunk Driving Accidents

  • Disfigurement Caused by a Personal Injury

    … to lessen the psychological effects of disfigurement, including reconstructive surgery, cosmetic surgery, and prosthesis. While these types of treatment options are usually considered elective in nature, you have every right to seek the compensation necessary to make you whole. Disfigurement can have serious effects on the victim. In the early stages…

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  • Texas Drunk Driving Accident Statistics

    … (more than twice the legal limit). Of those, 75% were found to be repeat offenders. In Dallas alone, there were over 1,250 alcohol-related crashes reported in 2015 (638 in Fort Worth). 22.5% of all fatal DWI accidents occur between the hours of 1:00 a.m. and 3:00 a.m. Over 21% of all alcohol-related accident fatalities occur…

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  • Types of Motor Vehicle Accidents

    … damages and injuries. It’s important to understand that if there’s ANY doubt regarding fault, the other insurance company will always attempt to blame the accident on you, rather than their insured driver. Accidents Caused by Drunk Drivers Accidents caused by drunk drivers. While you might think that a car accident caused by an intoxicated…

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  • Policy Limits Recovery for Car Accident

    … in multiple broken bones and forced the young man to remain unconscious in ICU for weeks. Despite the defendant driver’s attempts to defeat his criminal charges that were filed against him, Rasansky Law Firm was able to recover the policy limits in the matter and hold the defendant responsible for his deplorable actions. Total Award: Confidential Attorney Fees: Confidential Case Expenses: Confidential See More Case Results The post Policy Limits Recovery for Car Accident appeared first on Rasansky Law Firm. …

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  • $530,000 Dram Shop Recovery

    … applicable defendants, including the establishment which negligently overserved alcohol to the at-fault driver. As a result, the case was settled for $530,000.00. Total Award: $530,000 Attorney Fees: $159,000 Case Expenses: $25,667.02 See More Case Results The post $530,000 Dram Shop Recovery appeared first on Rasansky Law Firm. …

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  • Search is On for “Affluenza” Teen Ethan Couch

    …The FBI and U.S. Marshals are looking for “affluenza” teen Ethan Couch, believed to be on the run with help from his mother. In July of 2013, an intoxicated 16-year-old Ethan Couch rammed his pickup truck into a group of pedestrians on a suburban Texas road, killing 4 people and seriously injuring two others. His resulting criminal trial was one…

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  • Texas Dram Shop Law (DWI Accident Liability)

    … establishments in relation to personal injury and wrongful death claims arising from an intoxicated individual’s actions. Essentially, dram shop law makes it possible for a victim of a drunk driving accident (or the family of a deceased victim) to sue an establishment for their portion of liability due to the negligent over-service of alcohol. Notice how I said…

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  • Join Us at the Walk Like MADD 5K in Dallas on Sept. 19th

    …. MADD offers a number of services to drunk driving accident victims and their families at no cost. These services include support from trained victim advocates and a network of peers, guidance through the judicial process, one-on-one support, a 24-hour help line, and much more. This is all provided at no charge whatsoever to victims…

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  • Texas Accident Highlights the Dangers of Drunk Driving

    …A fatal car accident in central Texas has once again drawn attention to the issue of drunk driving in our state. Accident Scene AUSTIN, TX (08/19/2015) – One man died, and two women were critically injured, following a suspected drunk driving crash early Wednesday morning. According to Austin police, one man has died after his vehicle…

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  • Connie & Tashica Jimmerson, 3 Others Hurt in Car Accident

    … the accident. According to police, 39 year-old Wanda McCowan (of Longview) was driving a 2008 black Kia Spectra eastbound on West Loop 281 when she entered the center turn lane and crossed into the oncoming lane of traffic. 52 year-old Connie Jimmerson (also of Longview) was driving westbound on West Loop 281 in a silver 2006 Kia Sorento and collided…

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  • Mother, 2 Sons Killed in Alvarado TX Wrong-Way Crash

    … ALVARADO, TX (03/08/2015) — According to police, alcohol may be a factor in a wrong-way accident which left three people dead early Sunday morning. Maranda Abshire & Her Two Sons UPDATE: The other driver, 53-year-old Ricardo Martinez, has been arrested on three counts of murder and one count of intoxication assault. Police say Martinez…

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