Black Friday Shopping Safety Tips

By Rad Law Firm | Nov 15, 2018

Thanksgiving is right around the corner, which means turkey, football, family, and Black Friday shopping, right? If you are one of the many Americans who hits the stores for the best deals on Black Friday (the day after Thanksgiving), it’s important you brush up on your safety tips. Black Friday gives consumers the chance to snag the best deals of the season, but it often comes with a price. Since 2006, there have been 10 deaths and 111 injuries on Black Friday, all of which could have been prevented. From shootings to car accidents, brawls, and pepper spray attacks, the…

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How Technology is Promoting Safe Driving

By Rad Law Firm | Nov 09, 2018

Technology has forever changed the way in which we communicate and live our lives on a daily basis. Perhaps one of the most important things technology has given us in recent years if new vehicle safety features. Sadly, someone dies in the United States every 30 minutes because of impaired or distracted driving, and every two minutes someone is injured in a car accident. In order to protect ourselves and others, it is important to raise awareness about the dangers of driving distracted. These days, modern cars come with a wide range of important safety features, all of which aim…

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The Importance of Scooter Safety in Dallas

By Rad Law Firm | Nov 05, 2018

In case you missed it, electric scooters have come to Dallas in full force. Towards the end of summer, the City Council approved a motor-assisted scooter ordinance, paving the way for companies like Bird and Lime to bring pay-as-you-ride electric scooters to the area. Cities all over the country have been passing similar laws, marking a new era of city transportation. However, there are also numerous concerns when it comes to the safety of these new electric scooters. While some believe the city jumped the gun in approving the ordinance, others are supportive and think education is key to keeping…

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Common Truck Accident Injuries

By Rad Law Firm | Oct 24, 2018

Commercial trucks are everywhere these days, especially on North Texas highways. As more and more people make the move to Texas (more than 1,000 per day) we only expect accidents involving large trucks to increase. According to the National Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), more than 4,000 people died in large truck accidents last year. The majority of these fatalities were drivers and passengers of cars and 17 percent were truck occupants. Over the last decade, the number of fatalities that occur because of large truck accidents has increased by 27 percent. There are numerous reasons for this, from driver distraction…

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Filing a Wrongful Death Claim in Texas

By Rad Law Firm | Oct 16, 2018

Accidents happen all the time, often as the result of another person’s negligence or poor decision-making. If you have lost a loved one because of the actions of someone else, you may be able to file a wrongful death lawsuit in Texas. Each state has different rules and regulations in place regarding who can file a wrongful death suit. In Texas, the parents, children, and spouse of the deceased may have the legal right to pursue a wrongful death claim. It is important to keep in mind that it was not always this way. Prior to the Wrongful Death Act,…

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Halloween Safety Tips

By Rad Law Firm | Oct 10, 2018

October is here, which means pumpkin spice everything and Halloween. A favorite holiday amongst children and adults alike, Halloween is a fun-filled evening full of costume parties, scary movies, and trick-or-treating. Whether you have young kids, or you are going to a Halloween party with your friends, it’s important to stay safe and be smart about your decisions. If you do have children who will be trick-or-treating, there are a handful of things you should keep in mind before they head out into the night. However, children aren’t the only ones who must be careful on this late October evening.…

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What to Expect at Your Personal Injury Consultation

By Rad Law Firm | Oct 02, 2018

If you’ve been involved in an accident or injured because of another person’s negligence or ill will, it may be time to schedule an appointment with a personal injury lawyer. Many people come to us wondering how a lawyer can help, which is something we will discuss during our first meeting. While many people find the very idea of meeting with a lawyer intimidating, it could be the best decision you will ever make following an accident. It is our job as personal injury lawyers to protect your legal rights and ensure you receive full compensation for your injuries. More…

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5 Most Dangerous Jobs in Construction

By Rad Law Firm | Sep 25, 2018

The construction industry is inherently dangerous, no doubt about it. Individuals who work in this industry understand the risks they face day in and day out, but this does not mean they are prepared for a potential accident or injury. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, there are nearly 3 million workplace injuries and illnesses reported every single year. If you look at the industry that is responsible for the most deaths, the construction industry leads the way. While it should come as no surprise that the construction industry can be very dangerous, there is considerable variation within the…

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Why Nursing Home Abuse is Still On The Rise in Texas

By Rad Law Firm | Sep 19, 2018

Unfortunately, Texas is one of the worst states in the nation for nursing home and elder abuse. While there are a number of nursing home abuse laws in place designed to implement a higher standard of care for residents living in these facilities, nursing home abuse is on the rise. There are many reasons for this increase in nursing home abuse cases in Texas, including the fact that many individuals who work in long-term care facilities are undertrained. Residents are entitled to proper care and there should never be a reason why they do not receive the care and attention…

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How is Fault Determined in Texas Car Accidents?

By Rad Law Firm | Sep 13, 2018

Being involved in an accident of any kind is a stressful and overwhelming experience. If you have sustained any injuries, or if you have lost a loved one in a car accident, it can be difficult to know what the next steps are. For many, the appropriate action is to file a lawsuit. When that is the case, one of the first things that must be addressed is who is at fault. Determining fault in a car accident is one of the most difficult aspects of these types of cases. And, perhaps more importantly, who is at fault directly affects…

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