Texas

Texas is the second most populous (after California) and the second-largest of the 50 U.S. states (after Alaska) in the United States of America, and the largest state in the 48 contiguous United States. Geographically located in the south central part of the country, Texas shares an international border with the Mexican states of Chihuahua, Coahuila, Nuevo León, and Tamaulipas to the south and borders the U.S. states of New Mexico to the west, Oklahoma to the north, Arkansas to the northeast, and Louisiana to the east. Texas has an area of 268,820 square miles (696,200 km2) and a growing population of over 26.
Posts about Texas
  • Think Glink

    … thousands of bad loans and leaving the Office of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) on the hook for $834 million in failed mortgages during the recent housing crisis. Under the False Claims Act, that penalty is subject to mandatory tripling – for a total of $270 million. This is only the second case against lenders related to the housing crisis…

    Due Diligence- 35 readers -
  • 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. Using information gathered from the Texas…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 34 readers -
  • Dallas Hit-and-Run Car Accident Lawyer

    … occurred, it may be possible to track down the responsible driver and hold them accountable. For instance, traffic cameras and private security cameras may have captured video of the perpetrator or their vehicle near the location of the wreck, or another driver may have a partial license plate number or dashcam video. Issuing a press release…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 34 readers -
  • Car Accidents Involving “Excluded Drivers”

    …Injured in a Dallas car accident involving an excluded driver? Have you been told that your car accident claim was denied because the at-fault party was an excluded driver? You may still have options! Call our Dallas-Fort Worth car accident attorneys at 1-877-405-4313 for a free consultation. Sometimes people choose to exclude certain drivers…

    Rasansky Law Firm- 33 readers -
  • Wrong Way Car Accident Lawyer

    … the introduction of the interstate highway system in the late 1950s. According to data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), approximately 360 people die each year in accidents involving wrong-way drivers. An analysis of Fatality Analysis Reporting System (FARS) data by the NTSB revealed that approximately 69 percent…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 32 readers -
  • 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…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 32 readers -
  • Uterine Rupture & Birth Injuries

    …Have you suffered serious complications or a birth injury due to a uterine rupture while at a Texas hospital? If your baby suffered a serious birth injury following a ruptured uterus, call our Dallas birth injury attorneys at 1-877-405-4313 for free information on how we can help for no out-of-pocket cost to you. The uterus is informally known…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 31 readers -
  • Birth Injuries to the Mother

    … and monitor vitals during labor. The use of forceps and vacuum pumps to forcefully birth the baby. The use of Pitocin to induce strong reactions. Mishandling of the placenta, leading to massive bleeding. Lack of experience or plain negligence on the delivery doctor’s part. Failure to treat prenatal complications or infections in a timely manner…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 30 readers -
  • Aaron Stevens Killed in Godley, TX Electrocution Accident

    …GODLEY, TX (02/01/2017) — An electrocution accident on Wednesday afternoon claimed the life of Aaron Stevens. Police identified 26-year-old Aaron Stevens (of Burleson) as the victim of an accident involving a live power line that occurred at 6000 County Road 1001 in Godley, Texas. Accident Scene According to Godley police spokesman Sgt. Matthew…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 30 readers -
  • Texas Drunk Driving Accident Statistics

    …The sobering facts about drunk driving accidents in Texas. Texas unfortunately leads the nation when it comes to the number of fatal drunk driving accidents, with nearly 40 percent of all traffic fatalities being attributed to alcohol. DWI Accident Numbers in Texas Every year over 1,000 Texans lose their lives in drunk driving crashes…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 29 readers -
  • Negotiating a Car Accident Settlement with GEICO

    …How to handle a Dallas car accident injury claim with GEICO. GEICO is the 2nd-largest insurance company in the US, but has a reputation of undervaluating injury claims related to car accidents. To give yourself the best shot at a fair settlement, you need to understand what you’re up against. Negotiating a Settlement with GEICO GEICO…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 28 readers -
  • MahanyLaw Files Class Action Lawsuit Against Molina Healthcare

    … the neediest and poorest populations. The law gave a two year pay bump for these public service minded doctors. Instead of paying them at the very low Medicaid rates (called Medi-Cal in California), the law allows doctors to be paid at the higher Medicare rates. Congress did this to insure doctors would continue to serve low income patients. Hispanic Lives…

    Due Diligence- 28 readers -
  • An Explanation of “Strict Liability” in Texas

    … in certain cases. With regard to product liability cases (injuries caused by defective or unsafe products), manufacturers are in the best position to ensure the safety of their products prior to putting them on the market, and as such, they can be held strictly liable for any foreseeable injuries caused by a defect or safety flaw. When a Texas…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 27 readers -
  • Types of Expert Witnesses Used in Personal Injury Cases

    …, as the burden of proof is on you, the plaintiff. Sometimes the best way to prove accountability is to hire an expert witness (such as a former Texas Department of Transportation inspector) to testify before the court. DOT Regulations Specialist One job of a Department of Transportation regulations expert is to ensure that certain products (helmets, tires…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 27 readers -
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