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Dallas Judge Stands Up To Toyota Over Product Defect Documents

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Judge Rules to Make Defective Product Documents Public When you buy a product from a store or online, you assume it will be safe to use. Unfortunately, defective products are sold every single day, leading to serious injuries and unnecessary harm. Nearly any type of consumer product can have a potentially dangerous defect, from electronics to toys and auto parts. …

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Common Causes of Truck Accidents in Dallas

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Stay Safe on Texas Highways Accidents involving large trucks take place every single day on busy Texas highways like I-30, I-35, and I-45. In fact, these highways are some of the busiest in regards to the trucking industry. While trucks are a vital part of our economy, they can also pose inherent dangers to other drivers, pedestrians, bicyclists, and motorcyclists. …

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How to Avoid Truck Accidents

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Large Trucking Accidents on the Rise Big trucks and 18-wheelers are a staple on the Texas highways, but they are also often the cause of serious accidents. Unfortunately, accidents involving big trucks occur quite frequently in Texas, resulting in devastating injuries, or worse. The trucking industry has a large presence in Dallas, namely on I-30, I-35, and I-45. Because of …

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Can You Sue Uber for An Accident?

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Uber has been in the news as of late, and not for a good reason. On March 18th, a pedestrian in Arizona was struck and killed by a self-driving car operated by Uber. This is the first pedestrian death linked to autonomous technology and raises serious questions about the safety of these vehicles. Uber immediately stepped in and stopped all …

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What Are the Most Common Causes of Car Wrecks?

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An Average of 102 People Die Each Day in Car Wrecks Over the last decade or so cars have become more deadly than ever before – but it’s not just the vehicles that are to blame. Distracted driving – such as from texting while driving – has become a major factor in the rise in the number of car wrecks …

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High-Profile Harassment Case Against Eatzi’s Restaurateur Resolved

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Eatzi employee Ichel Cook filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against Dallas restaurateur in 2016, and the matter has finally been resolved. Long before the #MeToo and #TimesUp movement gained popularity, Cook accused restaurateur Phil Romano of “inappropriately grabbing her buttocks with a grin on his face” during a manager’s meeting. According to the report, Romano told her “I thought you …

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Why Texting and Driving Causes Car Wrecks

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Texting Contributes to 1.6 Million Car Wreck Every Year Texting and driving has become one of the most controversial, deadly topics in recent years. The amount of car wrecks linked to texting is shocking, to say the least – 1.6 million every single year. Of these accidents, nearly 330,000 injuries are reported. Furthermore, one out of every four car wrecks …

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What to Do After a Car Wreck

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Steps to Take Following a Deadly Car Wreck Auto accidents take place every single day throughout the United States, including on Dallas highways. With more than 675,580 lane miles of highways in Texas, it is no wonder we see serious, deadly accidents occur at an alarming rate. I-35, I-20, and I-10 are notorious for how busy they are throughout the …