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CenterPoint Energy Truck

Patrick O’Hara recently resolved a lawsuit on behalf of a plaintiff against CenterPoint Energy and one of its employees. While stopped for a red light near the edge of Spring, Texas and Houston, Texas, the plaintiff was rear-ended by a CenterPoint energy truck. The driver diverted his attention from the road in front of him for a brief period of ...

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personal injury

With more than 70 million dogs living in homes throughout the U.S., it’s no wonder that dog bites are a daily occurrence in our nation. Explore this article to learn three crucial tips to protect yourself, your children, and your other loved ones from a dog attack, as well as what to do if you are bitten in Texas.

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dog bite attorney

Off-leash dogs can be a major source of dog bite injuries in the United States. Even well-trained or friendly dogs can cause a number of issues if they aren't leashed. The real problems often arise as a result of the environment, not your dog; as such, it's important you take the correct precautions when you bring your dog outside, namely, ...

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collision

The U.S. Department of Transportation found that 23% of semi-truck accidents are caused by a driver traveling too fast for the road conditions. But it is important to keep in mind that cars also play a major role in keeping drivers safe when it comes to trucking accidents. Truck-related accidents and collisions do often occur as a result of a ...

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Comparative Fault

Texas is a modified comparative fault state. When an injured person seeks compensation for an injury caused by a motor vehicle collision, the injured person must prove the other driver is at fault. If more than one entity is at fault for the person’s injuries, each entity is responsible for compensating the victim based upon its percentage of fault. If ...

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O'Hara Law Firm Houston TX

Semi-trucks are involved in about 500,000 accidents annually. Many of these accidents and any others involving motor vehicles result in the need for personal injury lawyers to determine whether or not you have a case and are entitled to compensation. But if you were recently hurt in a car accident and need a personal injury attorney, it is important to ...

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There are approximately 6 million car accidents in the U.S. each year. If you were recently in a car wreck that resulted from driver negligence, it is important to know the facts. Drinking and driving are one of the most common causes of car wrecks, and before you begin legal proceedings, you need to be aware of the many misconceptions ...

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semi-truck accident

Semi-truck accidents are more common on U.S. roads and highways than many drivers think: in fact, semi-trucks are involved in about 500,000 accidents annually. Some accidents are simply unavoidable, but what is avoidable is the risk of getting inadequately compensated for your injuries and damages. Unfortunately, many misconceptions prevent people from taking the right steps when involved in semi-truck accidents. ...

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O'Hara Law Firm Houston TX

There are approximately 6 million car accidents in the U.S. each year. While there are a number of important steps to take in the moments following a crash, most people understand that choosing the right lawyer when the time comes can make or break your case. But when it comes to choosing a lawyer for car accidents, knowing what to ...

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According to the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention, approximately 4.5 million dog bites occur in the U.S. each year. Though dogs are generally considered friendly animals and even 'man's best friend,' they, like any other animal, can become provoked and bite someone to defend themselves. Whether you are a dog owner or a dog bite victim, it is always ...

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