February 14, 2017 • Uncategorized

What are the proper steps to follow if i was run over by a motor vehicle?

Vehicles kill one pedestrian every two hours, and injure one every eight minutes. If you’re unsure about the steps to follow after being hit by a motor vehicle, here are some tips. Call police and remain calm Call the police as soon as you can because you’ll need a report to have a case. You […]

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February 13, 2017 • Uncategorized

Water contamination in Corpus Christi

Water pollution is a major global problem which requires ongoing evaluation and revision of water resource policy at all levels. It has been suggested that water pollution is the leading worldwide cause of deaths and diseases, and that it accounts for the deaths of more than 14,000 people daily. For more information click here

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February 8, 2017 • Uncategorized

What is the difference between a traumatic and nontraumatic spinal cord injury?

As per the Mayo Clinic, a traumatic spinal cord injury can occur as a result of an impact that fractures, dislocates or compresses one or more of your vertebrae. This type of injury is known as a traumatic spinal cord injury. A nontraumatic spinal cord injury might be secondary to arthritis, spinal disc degeneration, infection […]

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February 2, 2017 • Uncategorized

What are my legal rights as an Oilfield Worker?

Working in the oilfields can be challenging, lucrative and, unfortunately, hazardous. Fortunately, those in the industry who suffer physical harm have certain rights, but it will take proper legal representation to sort out these legal protections and ensure that they are enforced. This type of assistance is available from an Austin oilfield accident lawyer. The […]

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January 16, 2017 • Uncategorized

What are the most common causes of wrongful deaths in Texas?

The death of a loved one caused by the negligence of another is a horrific event that none of us want to deal with. Unfortunately, this happens too often in Corpus Christi, Texas. Here are the most common causes of wrongful death and what can be done about it. The most common causes in Corpus […]

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January 10, 2017 • Uncategorized

What should I do if I was a victim of a hit and run accident?

Even when all parties are cooperative, a car accident is a harrowing ordeal. In addition to the shock at the time of the accident, physical pain and injury can haunt victims for years afterward. If you are a pedestrian who was hit and run, you have rights to pursue justice. Leaving the scene of an […]

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December 26, 2016 • Uncategorized

I was injured in an oilfield accident, do I have a case?

The short answer to this question yes, given that it can be proven the accident was caused while performing job-related duties. Worker’s compensation covers all of the medical bills and will also provide wage replacement at two-thirds of gross income level. The problem is that oilfield workers often experience very serious debilitating injuries as well […]

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December 19, 2016 • Uncategorized

What We Know About The Corpus Christi Water Contamination

On Wednesday evening, December 14th, Corpus Christi residents were directed not to shower or drink the tap water after a chemical found it’s way to the city’s water supply. The contaminant was from an emulsifying agent, Indulin AA86, of which anywhere from 3 to 24 gallons of the chemical got into the city’s water supply […]

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December 12, 2016 • Uncategorized

Fatal Accident. One Oilfield Worker Dies.

In April 2016, an equipment-related accident caused the death of an oilfield worker in West Texas. These deaths have increased as a result of the increase in fracking and oil extraction in U.S. oil producing states like Texas, Oklahoma, Montana, North and South Dakota, New Mexico, Utah, Louisiana, Wyoming, Kansas, Colorado, Nebraska and Pennsylvania. The […]

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