Attorney Settles Stress Injury Car Accident in Dallas, TX for $63,540.88

$63,540.88 gross recovery for stress-induced cardiomyopathy injury car accident in Dallas, TX. Outstanding settlement by attorney for client included all available injury claim policy limits. Our client was traveling westbound on IH-20 in Dallas, Texas in the far left lane. An inattentive motorist changed lanes when it was unsafe to do so and struck a vehicle traveling in the left center lane before subsequently striking our client’s automobile. Our client went to the emergency room following the collision. Comments from Attorney Joseph Morrison: This was a very unique case. Our client sustained relatively minor neck and back injuries in the collision but her main complaint at the emergency room was chest pain. She was eventually diagnosed as having sustained a myocardial infarction secondary to Takotsubo cardiomyopathy. It is a temporary heart condition with symptoms that mirror those of a heart attack but it is not caused by any sort of […]

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Attorney Settles Disc Injury Car Wreck in Frisco, TX Settles for $76,000

$76,000 gross recovery for lumbar herniated disc injury car wreck in Frisco, TX. Outstanding settlement by attorney for client injured by a commercial vehicle. Our client was traveling northbound on the Dallas North Tollway service road. He brought his vehicle to a complete stop at a red light. An inattentive driver in the course and scope of her employment failed to control the speed of her automobile and rear-ended his car as the light was turning green. They exchanged insurance information in a nearby parking lot but police were not called to the scene. Remember: Large delivery vans and 18-wheelers are not the only commercial vehicles on the road. Even a small passenger vehicle can be a covered automobile under a commercial insurance policy if it is used in the course and scope of one’s business. It is imperative that your car accident attorney check vehicle ownership records to ascertain if the at-fault […]

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3 Most Commonly Asked Questions about Slip and Fall Cases

Did you slip, trip, or fall, and get injured? Did it happen to someone you love? You might have these questions. Find out what they are, and the answers. Been in a “slip and fall” situation? Have a loved one who has? Just curious? Slips and falls, or “premises liability” claims as the law calls them, get a bad rap. Remember all those hidden camera shows in the 1990s and early 2000s that exposed people faking these in stores to score a big pay day? Most Texans are honest citizens like yourself, just looking for fair compensation in the event they’ve been injured due to the negligence of a person or business. After all, if someone else’s carelessness causes your injuries, they should help you cover them. If you’re in that situation, take a minute to learn more about this type of legal claim: Is your case a “slip and […]

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Attorney Settles Drunk Driving Car Accident Injury in Plano, TX for $70,000

$70,000 gross recovery for aggravated lumbar disc bulge injury car accident in Plano, TX caused by drunk driver. Outstanding settlement by attorney, well in excess of the client’s past and future medical expenses. Our client was headed northbound at or near the 1000 block of Central Expressway in Plano, Texas traveling in the right lane. Traffic was congested and our client was forced to bring her car to a stop. An inattentive motorist behind her failed to control the speed of her vehicle and to timely apply her brakes. The at fault driver rear-ended our client’s automobile and was subsequently arrested for drunk driving. Remember: If an intoxicated motorist causes an accident you are likely entitled to punitive damages based on their reckless conduct. Also, in the event a drunk driver does not have automobile insurance, and you don’t have uninsured motorist coverage on your policy, you may be able to […]

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Attorney Settles Elbow Injury Car Wreck in Amarillo, TX for $72,000

$72,000 gross recovery for injury car wreck in Amarillo, TX. Outstanding settlement by attorney for claim involving elbow bruise and soft tissue injuries. Our client, a resident of Dallas, Texas, was injured in an auto accident in Amarillo that was caused by a negligent motorist. The rear-end collision was significant and caused our client’s vehicle to spin around several times. She had to be taken from the scene of the wreck via ambulance to the hospital. Remember: Venue can impact the value of your claim or case. Venue deals with where a lawsuit can be filed. In the context of a car accident, proper venue is usually the county in which the wreck occurred or the county in which the at-fault motorist resided at the time of the collision. A good personal injury attorney will file a lawsuit in the venue most advantageous to his or her client and will […]

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Writing a Demand Letter to Maximize an Injury Settlement

A demand letter is a powerful negotiating tool. Find out how our personal injury lawyers write one to help maximize an injury settlement. Your demand letter is possibly the most critical tool in the settlement negotiations process besides your lawyer themselves. Don’t worry, you won’t be writing it. Your lawyer will because it’s critical to present all the facts and circumstances in a way that positions you well. We’re not talking about manipulation or exaggeration here. This is a settlement tool we need to use on your behalf to make sure you don’t get run over by the insurance company. Once we’ve compiled all the information and facts about your case (all medical bills and records, any necessary witness affidavits, etc.), we can create your demand letter. Here’s some tactics that might be used to craft the strongest possible demand letter on your behalf: The Individual Facts of Your Case […]

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Attorney Settles Small Disc Injury Car Wreck in Plano, TX for $21,751

$21,751 gross recovery for small cervical disc injury car wreck in Plano, TX. Outstanding settlement by attorney, well above the claimant’s incurred medical expenses. Our client was operating a motor vehicle traveling north on Midway Road approaching Windhaven Parkway in Plano, Texas. The at-fault motorist was traveling south on Midway Road attempting to make a left onto eastbound Windhaven Parkway. Both motorists had green lights. The inattentive motorist who caused the wreck, however, did not have a green arrow and failed to yield the right of way. As a result, he caused his automobile to collide with our client’s car. Two independent witnesses confirmed the wreck was caused by the at-fault driver’s failure to yield as documented in the Texas Peace Officer’s Crash Report. Remember: Independent witnesses can often make or break a case. It is important to try and identify witnesses following a car accident if you are able to do […]

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