What Are the Most Common Causes of Bike Accidents?

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Bicycle accidents in the DFW Metroplex are not uncommon. In fact, Dallas, Tarrant, Collin, and Denton are among the top ten counties in Texas with the highest number of bicycle accidents per year. Unfortunately, with little protection, bicycle accidents that also involve cars often result in serious injury or even death for the bicyclist. It is […]

What To Do If My Car Was Hit In a Parking Lot?

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People everywhere are rushing to finish their to-do lists, especially during the holiday season. With people’s minds being occupied, parking lot accidents are unfortunately a common occurrence. Whether it be at the mall, supermarket, or your place of business, a fender bender or a ding in your car’s door or bumper can add to the […]

Texas’s Craziest Traffic Laws

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No matter where you live in the United States, there are bound to be some strange laws that you didn’t even know existed. Even the Lone Star State has its fair share of oddball traffic laws. Our car accident experts at Branch & Dhillon want to make our clients aware of these oddballs to help […]

What can I Do if my Child was Hurt in a School Bus Accident?

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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has determined that school buses are 70x more likely than cars to get children to school safely. Despite this fact, thousands of children get hurt in school bus accidents every year. If your child has been injured in a school bus accident, you may be able to bring […]

Who Is at Fault for a Multi-Car Collision?

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Driving home from work, Driver B notices that the car in front of her has come to a stop. Slowing down, Driver B is able to stop but she is closer to the car in front of them than the recommended two-car limit. Driver C, on her cell phone, didn’t notice Driver B stop and […]

What Causes the Most Rear-End Collisions?

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Rear-end collisions happen in a blink of an eye. In the United States, rear-end collisions account for 29% of all accidents and can result in serious injuries and fatalities. Thankfully, according to the National Highway & Safety Administration, most of these accidents occur when one vehicle is already stopped or when one vehicle is slow-moving. […]

The Aftermath of a Car Accident: What You Need To Know

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Most people don’t think about the effects of a car accident until after they have been involved in one. Individuals can face life-changing injuries, rehabilitation, costly medical expenses, car repairs, and emotional trauma after an accident. It is best to be prepared for the difficulties and avoid taking part in risky behavior behind the wheel. […]

How to Prove Lost Wages in a Car Accident Case

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You are driving home after a long day of work, ready to just get home and relax for the evening. All of a sudden, as you are going through an intersection, a car that failed to heed their red light slams into the side of your vehicle. Due to this accident, you sustained some pretty […]

My Airbags Didn’t Deploy, Can I Sue?

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When you are in an accident, you expect to be protected by the safety features in your car. Airbags and seatbelts were created to ensure driver safety and help lessen the strain on the human body, preventing more serious injuries such as traumatic brain injuries. However, if your airbags fail to deploy, the injuries you […]

DFW Drunk Driving Statistics

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Unfortunately, car accidents are common in the state of Texas. In 2018, Texas experienced 112,077 total crashes. Out of those total crashes, 16,819 were DUI accidents. Drunk driving accidents are some of the worst types of accidents, as most of them could have been avoided had the at-fault driver been sober at the time. Here […]