Villarreal & Begum Law Firm September 30, 2021

Texas Car Accident Statistics

The pandemic had a disturbing effect on traffic accident statistics in Texas. 2020 saw an increase in speed and use of intoxicating substances while driving, resulting in an upswing in traffic accidents and fatalities across...
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Villarreal & Begum Law Firm August 2, 2021

The Most Common Types of Personal Injury Cases

A personal injury is a harm one person suffers to his or her body, mind, or emotions due to the negligent actions or recklessness of another person, company, or governmental entity. A personal injury case...
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Villarreal & Begum Law Firm July 30, 2021

Is Lane Splitting Legal in Texas?

Lane splitting, also known as lane sharing, is when motorcycle riders drive between two lanes while traffic is stopped or moving slowly. While many motorcyclists use this technique to move forward in traffic, it is...
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Villarreal & Begum Law Firm July 28, 2021

20 Questions to Ask a Personal Injury Lawyer

Finding a personal injury lawyer for your case can be a daunting task. There are a number of San Antonio personal injury lawyers to choose from, and you need someone with experience who will put...
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Villarreal & Begum Law Firm July 19, 2021

Tips for Driving Safely Around 18-Wheelers

Accidents involving passenger cars and 18-wheelers are often fatal. With more than 4,000 fatality accidents involving large trucks or buses each year in the United States, it is imperative passenger cars and 18-wheelers learn to...
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Villarreal & Begum Law Firm February 12, 2021

A New Study and Analysis of Bexar County Crash Data

Nationwide, intersections are a major source of traffic collisions and traffic injuries. In fact, researchers estimate that nearly half of all traffic collision injuries are intersection-related. With that in mind, are Bexar County motorists at...
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Villarreal & Begum Law Firm January 15, 2021

Is Texas a No-Fault Car Accident State?

No one ever wants to be involved in a car accident, but one question you should know the answer to, just in case, is whether Texas is a “no-fault” state. This information should have been...
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Villarreal & Begum Law Firm January 7, 2021

Swimming Pool Liability in Texas

Property owners face an increased risk of accidents occurring when there is a pool on the premises. Ranging from slips around the pool to fatal drownings. According to the World Health Organization, drowning is the...
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Villarreal & Begum Law Firm December 18, 2020

How is Pain and Suffering Calculated in Texas?

After an unexpected accident caused by another person’s careless behavior, a personal injury lawsuit can recover damages (compensation) for your losses. The types of damages may include medical bills, damage to property, lost income, and...
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Villarreal & Begum Law Firm December 11, 2020

Work Injury Insurance Coverage in Texas

Suffering an unexpected injury or illness at work can be devastating for both you and your family. Accidents that happen on construction sites often result in significant medical bills and lost time from work, with...
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Villarreal & Begum Law Firm September 29, 2020

[Interactive Map] Dangerous Dogs in the City of Austin and Travis County, Texas

Each year, 4.5 million Americans suffer dog bites, approximately 800,000 of which require medical attention. And more than half of dog bite victims are children. How many of those attacks could have been prevented if...
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Villarreal & Begum Law Firm July 23, 2020

Fatal Car Accidents Spike in Texas During COVID-19

The streets may be less-congested during the COVID-19 pandemic; however, clear roadways may actually be making it more dangerous for drivers. Despite a decrease in the overall number of traffic collisions, Texas has seen a...
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