Car Crashes
Accidentes de vehículos

COVID-19 Impact on Car Crashes and Injuries

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused daily life to change for everyone in Houston and throughout Texas, including unexpected shutdowns and quarantines. With fewer drivers on the busy Houston highways, the number of car accidents has decreased; however, the severity of car accidents has increased as drivers are driving faster on the empty roads. Fatalities from […]

Car Accident Injuries
Accidentes de vehículos

Common Car Accident Injuries

Car accidents are jarring, scary experiences that can seriously injure you and your passengers. That damage may not be immediately visible; however, it can leave you feeling significant pain and possibly disabled if not treated properly. The Texas Department of Transportation reported 12,897 car crashes with serious injuries in 2019, with 15,843 people sustaining serious […]

Construction Safety
Accidentes laborales

Construction Safety Responsibilities For Employers

Construction employers know that providing a safe and secure environment for their workers is vital to preventing illnesses, injuries, and fatalities. Creating a safe work environment also helps the employers’ bottom line by lowering insurance costs, reducing medical expenses, and avoiding Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) penalties from violations and/or the cost of accident […]

Types of Distracted Driving
Accidentes de vehículos

Types of Distracted Driving

Distracted driving in Texas is on the rise and comes in many forms. According to the Texas Department of Transportation, 17.4% of car crashes (97,853) on Texas roads involved distracted drivers in 2019. Out of those 97,853 distracted driving car accidents, 2,500 resulted in serious injuries and 378 people died. As of September 1, 2017, […]