Who is Responsible if I’m Injured in a DART Bus?

By Rad Law Firm | Oct 25, 2017

The Dallas Area Rapid Transit (or DART) system is utilized by an estimated quarter of a million people every single day. While the majority of DART trips are uneventful, accidents do happen and these buses crash from time to time. In most cases, the accidents and injuries are minor, but sometimes they result in catastrophic damages. Unfortunately, DART riders are at risk for injury or worse on a far too regular basis. If you or a loved one has been involved in a DART bus crash, either as a passenger, pedestrian, or other motorist, we encourage you to contact a…

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How Long Do I Have to File a Claim After an Accident?

By Rad Law Firm | Oct 17, 2017

If you have been involved in an accident, one of the first steps you should take is learning how long you have to file a claim. Deadlines, otherwise referred to as “statutes of limitations”, for filing an accident claim vary depending on what state you live in, making this process even more complicated. For this reason, it is recommended that you consult a personal injury attorney in the days immediately following the accident. Not only will they be able to advise you on how to proceed and what your rights are, but they will go over the deadlines for filing…

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Halloween Safety Tips for Drivers and Pedestrians

By Rad Law Firm | Oct 16, 2017

Halloween is just a few short weeks away, which means it’s time to start thinking about how we can keep our kids - and everyone else - safe while out trick-or-treating Halloween night. With Halloween falling on a Tuesday this year, it is important to keep in mind that more people than usual will be out on the streets of Dallas both Halloween night and the weekend beforehand. From holiday costume parties to concerts and trick-or-treating little ones, to say a lot will be happening is an understatement. With that in mind, it is no secret that Halloween will impact…

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Is Your Workplace Safe to Work In?  

By Rad Law Firm | Oct 06, 2017

Workers across many different industries put themselves at risk every single day, simply by going to work. While there are undoubtedly some industries that are inherently more dangerous than others, such as the construction and oil industries, it is important for all workers to ask themselves how safe their work environment is. Regardless of what steps you take to ensure your own safety on a daily basis, some things are out of your control and may put you at risk. In the event unsafe working conditions are present, it is imperative workers report any violations to their employer and Occupational…

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Why Proper Vehicle Maintenance is Necessary

By Rad Law Firm | Sep 28, 2017

There are many things that can go wrong and result in a car accident, from driver distraction to hazardous driving conditions and defective vehicle parts. While it is true that the majority of car accidents happen due to one of the first two examples listed, defective vehicle parts or improper maintenance is also a leading cause of accidents that many people do not think about. This is why proper vehicle maintenance is so important. By being proactive and taking your car to a trusted mechanic or auto body repair shop on a regular basis, you can rest assured that your…

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How Long Will My Personal Injury Case Take?

By Rad Law Firm | Sep 27, 2017

One of the questions we most commonly field here at our Dallas personal injury law firm is, “how long will my personal injury case take?” Unfortunately, the answer is more complicated than many would like. As you may know, there are many, many different types of personal injury cases - from car accidents to product liability cases and wrongful death suits. That being said, there are different timelines for how long a personal injury case will take to be completed based on the nature of the case. In some instances, we are able to reach a settlement and agreement relatively…

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What You Do if You’re Injured in an Uber Accident

By Rad Law Firm | Sep 12, 2017

Uber, Lyft, and other ridesharing services have become incredibly convenient and useful in recent years. Not only do they help prevent drunk driving, but they allow people to carpool and get to and from their destination of choice with ease. While these car services are undoubtedly a great way to get where you are going, they are still susceptible to accidents and the same hazardous road conditions as any other vehicle. So the question is raised, what do I do if I am injured in an Uber accident? These types of cases can be difficult to navigate given their complicated…

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Graco Recalls Car Seats!

By Rad Law Firm | Sep 08, 2017

At the end of May, popular car seat manufacturer, Graco, announced they were recalling more than 25,000 car seats based on evidence that they may not properly restrain children in the event of an accident. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the Graco My Ride 65 car seat failed to meet safety standards set in place by policy makers. The report indicates that children who are not restrained appropriately may be at risk of sustaining serious injuries in a crash. The recall involves Graco My Ride 65 seats that were produced between May and August of 2014…

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The Top 5 Most Dangerous Professions in Texas

By Rad Law Firm | Aug 24, 2017

There are many jobs that are dangerous in nature, from construction to oil and gas drilling. In the state of Texas, there are a handful of jobs that are considered more dangerous than others, leading to a need for organizations to encourage higher alertness and implement stricter safety procedures. Texas, in particular, is known for its oil and gas, agriculture, and manufacturing industries, all of which carry a certain degree of danger. While the economy is once again flourishing, it is important to make note of the occupations that carry more hazards than others. Every single day workers in Texas…

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Back to school safety tips for your teenage driver

By Rad Law Firm | Aug 16, 2017

Knowing your teenager is out on the roads can be a scary thing for a parent. As well as for new teenage drivers themselves. Although, many teenagers have a tendency to have an “I’m invincible” construct about them, it’s important that you remind them of the dangers of driving, and how incredibly important it is for them to practice safe driving skills. Of course, it’s important to practice safe driving at all times, but things can get especially hectic when summer is over and it’s time to go back to school. There is more congestion on the roads with school…

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