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Finding accurate information about complicated legal matters can often be challenging. Even knowing what sources to trust can be a confusing process. That’s why our experienced lawyers at Smith & Hassler regularly write in-depth articles about important legal topics.
Below, you can find the links to our articles about a wide range of issues. Each article contains a wealth of information about specific legal matters. Even so, it’s important to remember that the details for each case often vary from one matter to another. That’s why it’s important to consult an attorney if you believe you have a potential legal case. Simply contact us and schedule a free case evaluation at our Houston office.
Texas has consistently ranked within the top 10 states with the worst drivers for the ninth year in 2020. According to an analysis by Car Insurance Comparison, drunk drivers account for the majority of catastrophic and fatal crashes in the Lone Star State.
After a car crash, many injury victims are eligible to receive financial compensation in the form of a settlement. What expenses are covered? What is the average settlement claim? Who decides the value of each claim? This article answers all those questions and many more.
Collisions caused by delivery truck drivers (UPS, FedEx, etc.) have become increasingly common in recent years. What should you do if a delivery truck driver causes your crash? What are your options? What are your rights? Learn more about these complicated legal cases.
Attorney Michael Smith wrote this article about the common causes of motor vehicle collisions in Houston. Based on the latest statistics and studies, this informative article examines the real reasons why car crashes happen each day in Houston.
Houston has some of the worst commutes in the country. Why is that? What makes commuting to work here so dangerous? What are the risks drivers face each day driving to work? This article examines these hazards and the best ways to avoid a crash.
Commercial trucks often cause serious collisions on Texas’ highways and roads. Unfortunately, not enough law enforcement officials are enforcing existing state and federal laws designed to prevent truck accidents. Learn more about this complex issue and how to stay safe on the road.
Pedestrian accidents have become increasingly common in Houston. What are the reasons why? What are common causes of these crashes? Our attorneys take an in-depth look at this serious issue and provide steps pedestrians can take to stay safe.
The number of traffic fatalities involving pedestrians in Texas has reached record levels. Just how bad are pedestrian accidents in the Lone Star State? Why are so many of these collisions happening? What is Texas doing to protect pedestrians? Learn more.