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O'Hara Law Firm  Houston TX

The O’Hara Law Firm is proud to announce the successful resolution of lawsuit filed on behalf of a woman who was severely injured by a dog. The dog escaped through a hole in a fence that was not properly maintained by the homeowners association. The dog attacked Plaintiff, fractured her arm and caused permanent nerve damage. Chronic Regional Pain Syndrome ...

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On Monday, two gray pit bulls attacked a family dog that was walking with its owners in Meyerland Park. A husband and wife were walking their dog and pushing their young child in a stroller when the dogs attacked. The mother tried to fend off the dogs with a scooter. Luckily, a person nearby chased the dogs off with an ...

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Texas Law requires all drivers to carry liability insurance with a minimum policy limit of $25,000 for property damage and $30,000 for personal injury damage. Liability insurance covers the other driver’s property and personal injury damages if you are at fault. However, approximately 15% of Texas drivers do not carry any automobile insurance. Thus, if you are in a motor ...

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O'Hara Law Firm  Houston TX

A young lady who recently moved to Houston was injured as a passenger in a car when another vehicle ran a stop sign and struck the passenger side of the car. The young lady was taken from the scene of the collision in an ambulance when she was unable to walk at the scene of the crash. Her spinal column ...

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O'Hara Law Firm  Houston TX

When a dog fights with another dog, most owners attempt to break up the quarreling dogs. It is natural for a pet owner to want to protect his or her pet and prevent someone else’s pet from injury as well. However, all too often, a dog owner is bit while attempting to split up the fight. If a person is ...

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If you have a neighbor that routinely allows his or her dog to run loose, do not ignore the problem. A loose dog may harm others or become injured as well. As a good neighbor, you should notify your neighbor that the dog is loose and that you are concerned that it may get hit by a car or injured. ...

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O'Hara Law Firm  Houston TX

The O’Hara Law Firm is proud to announce that it obtained a judgment against ACCC Insurance Company on behalf of a client. Patrick O’Hara’s client was hit by another driver insured by ACCC Insurance Company. The other driver was clearly at fault. The insurance company attempted to avoid coverage by claiming another person not insured by ACCC Insurance Company was ...

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O'Hara Law Firm  Houston TX

The O’Hara Law Firm is proud to announce that Patrick O'Hara and Matthew Worrall obtained a verdict on behalf their client, Sherica Redrick for $191,000 against State Farm for breach of the Deceptive Trade Practices Act. State Farm refused to replace Ms. Redrick’s roof after it was damaged by hail and wind, and instead, estimated that the roof could be ...

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O'Hara Law Firm  Houston TX

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimate that approximately 4.5 million dog bites occur each year in the United States. Surprisingly, only 15,000 to 16,000 dog bite claims are made to insurance companies in a typical year. Thus, less than one percent of dog bites are reported to insurance companies. There are several reasons why such a low percentage ...

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O'Hara Law Firm  Houston TX

A common carrier is held to a higher standard of care than an ordinary driver. Common carriers include airplanes, trains, trucks, taxis, buses, Uber drivers and Lyft drivers. Common carriers transport passengers and goods for compensation, so they are required to practice a higher standard of care than an ordinary driver transporting himself or a friend...

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