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Odessa Car Accident Lawyer Discusses Crash Near Blue Spring

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A fatal crash near Blue Spring on Sunday, June 7, involved two trucks. The Texas Department of Public Safety states that a 16-year-old male motorist was operating a pickup truck on Center Point Road, approximately three miles north of town. According to CBS7, troopers reported that the young driver allegedly failed to yield the right-of-way when he attempted to access Highway …

Robert WhiteOdessa Car Accident Lawyer Discusses Crash Near Blue Spring

Odessa Car Accident Lawyer Discusses Multi-vehicle Wreck South Of Andrews

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Four vehicles were in a fiery wreck south of Andrews on Tuesday, April 21. Troopers responded to the scene on southbound Highway 385 at approximately 9 p.m. Fire Ensues According to the Odessa American, a fire broke out after the crash, and vehicles were subsequently engulfed in flames. A DPS spokesperson said that two vehicles were completely charred after the …

Robert WhiteOdessa Car Accident Lawyer Discusses Multi-vehicle Wreck South Of Andrews

Auto Accident Attorney Discusses Odessa Area Wreck Involving Motorcycle

Motorcycle Accident Stock Photo. Auto Accident Attorney Discusses Odessa Area Wreck Involving Motorcycle

An accident just to the northwest of Odessa took the life of a motorcyclist on Thursday, May 21. A news release from the Texas Department of Public Safety states that a 55-year-old man from Hobbs, New Mexico, was riding his 2012 Harley Davidson northbound on Loop 338, approximately four miles outside of Odessa. At the same time, a 27-year-old Odessa …

Robert WhiteAuto Accident Attorney Discusses Odessa Area Wreck Involving Motorcycle

Odessa Truck Accident Lawyer Notes Interstate Crash Involving Two Trucks

Trash from interstate crash. Odessa Car Accident Lawyer Notes Interstate Crash Involving Two Trucks

Flames engulfed a pickup and a large truck on Interstate 20 following a collision on Thursday, May 7. This freeway accident occurred at about 4:30 p.m. according to the Odessa American. Vehicle Crosses Center Median A press release from the Texas Department of Public Safety states that a 32-year-old male Abilene motorist was eastbound on I-20 in a GMC pickup …

Robert WhiteOdessa Truck Accident Lawyer Notes Interstate Crash Involving Two Trucks

Auto Accident Attorney Discusses Head-on Collision In Midland Area

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Two vehicles collided on a service road just south of Interstate 20 on Sunday, April 26. A news release issued by the Texas Department of Public Safety states that the wreck occurred east of Midland at approximately 3:30 a.m. Head-on Collision Between Two Pickups The report states that an eastbound 1999 Chevrolet Silverado was in a head-on collision with a …

Robert WhiteAuto Accident Attorney Discusses Head-on Collision In Midland Area

Odessa Car Accident Lawyer Discusses Collision Just South Of Odessa

Odessa Car Accident Lawyer Discusses Collision Just South Of Odessa

On Friday, April 24, a two-vehicle collision south of Odessa resulted in injuries and loss of life. According to NewsWest9, the wreck happened about three miles south of Odessa on Loop 338. Alleged Failure To Yield A spokesperson for the Texas Department of Public Safety said that a 2014 Chevrolet Cruz was westbound on Bates Field Road at the same …

Robert WhiteOdessa Car Accident Lawyer Discusses Collision Just South Of Odessa

Oil Field Accident Attorney Discusses Fatalities During Flowback Operations

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According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), while hazards in the oil industry are well-studied and documented, little information exists about worker safety issues during flowback operations. Flowback happens after hydraulic fracturing and refers to the collection of process fluids from the wellbore that come back to the surface. Such fluids are temporarily kept in tanks, pits, …

Robert WhiteOil Field Accident Attorney Discusses Fatalities During Flowback Operations

Do You Need An Auto Accident Attorney After A Wrong-Way Accident?

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Accidents that are the result of wrong-way driving result in some of the most serious injuries every year. These wrong-way accidents are collisions that are preventable. A large percentage of wrong-way auto accidents are a result of an intoxicated driver or a driver who let other things take their attention away from the road. In several cases, it is extremely …

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Odessa Car Accident Lawyer Discusses Motorist Allegedly Fleeing On Interstate

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A press release issued by the Texas Department of Public Safety details a tragic incident that began with a traffic stop on Interstate 10. According to the report, a deputy with the Pecos County Sheriff’s Office stopped a vehicle near Fort Stockton at about 12:50 a.m. on Friday, March 6. The vehicle, a 2014 Dodge Challenger, was reportedly being driven …

Robert WhiteOdessa Car Accident Lawyer Discusses Motorist Allegedly Fleeing On Interstate

Distracted Driving By Teens Higher Than Thought

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As reported recently by CNN, am AAA study examining crashed over seven years found that distracted driving by teens was far higher than previously thought. The research put cameras on the dash and hood of cars driven by teens to document behavior. Previous statistics reported that distracted driving played a part in only about 14 percent of crashed reported to …

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When You Moan About Bad Drivers, Are You Bashing Yourself?

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You see bad drivers on the road all the time. They go too fast, disobey common-sense laws, and think they own the road. These troublemakers make getting somewhere unsafe for the rest of us. Yet, a 2014 survey by the AA Foundation asserts that many of the people who complain about problems on the road are the ones who cause …

Robert WhiteWhen You Moan About Bad Drivers, Are You Bashing Yourself?

Auto Accident Attorney Discusses Multiple Injuries On State Highway 191

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On Monday, March 23, a series of accidents on eastbound State Highway 191 caused injury to numerous individuals. Midland County Troopers responded to the scene, just east of Faudree Road. Vehicle Hit From the Rear It all began when an eastbound vehicle allegedly rear-ended another one, according to CBS 7. One of the vehicles careened off the roadway and into …

Robert WhiteAuto Accident Attorney Discusses Multiple Injuries On State Highway 191

Oil Field Accident Attorney Discusses Fatal West Texas Oil Rig Explosion

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On Wednesday, March 11, a spokesperson for Parsley Energy confirmed that an oil field explosion in Upton County took the lives of three workers. The accident occurred at a rig located approximately 40 miles south of Midland, near Ranklin. Those that died were on a pulling unit crew from Mason Well Service, a contractor based out of Odessa. The owner …

Robert WhiteOil Field Accident Attorney Discusses Fatal West Texas Oil Rig Explosion

Oil Field Accident Attorney Discusses Recent Houston Trial

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A jury in Houston recently awarded a Texas family $29 million for a 2011 oil field services accident that killed 38-year-old Garland “Rickie” Kelley. According to a recent article from Petro Global News, Kelley died in January of 2011 after an industrial battery exploded at the facility he worked at in Conroe. Here are the details. * In addition to …

Robert WhiteOil Field Accident Attorney Discusses Recent Houston Trial

Oil Field Accident Attorney Notes Fall From Oil Rig

Oil Field Accident Attorney Notes Fall From Oil Rig

An oil field accident in Goliad County, Texas, has taken the life of a 40-year-old Livingston worker. The Goliad County Sheriff’s Office reported that it dispatched officers and paramedics to an oil drilling location on Dobskyville Road at approximately 6 p.m. on Monday, February 9. The rig was reportedly operated by Progenies Energy and Excel Energy Production. First responders arrived …

Robert WhiteOil Field Accident Attorney Notes Fall From Oil Rig

Oil Field Accident Attorney Discusses Recent Death From Falling Pipe

Oil Field Accident Attorney Discusses Recent Death from Falling Pipe

News West 9 recently published an article on an oilfield worker who died in the course of his job when part of a steel pipe fell on him. He leaves behind a grieving family, including young children. The Hazard of Falling Objects in an Oilfield Oilfield workers regularly face the risk of heavy objects falling on them. Some workers avoid catastrophe …

Robert WhiteOil Field Accident Attorney Discusses Recent Death From Falling Pipe

Odessa Personal Injury Lawyer Discusses ATV Risks

Odessa Personal Injury Lawyer Discusses ATV Risks

All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV) use is popular in Texas and around the US. Operating these vehicles, however, also poses certain risks. One example comes from a recent accident in Odessa, in which a 14-year-old boy operating an ATV needed hospitalization after he reportedly got hit by a car. Although he was the injured party, the teen received tickets for improper driving behavior. …

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Three Road Hazards That Can Make You Need An Auto Accident Attorney

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When you are on the road, there are a lot of hazards which can lead to a serious or even deadly accident. Sometimes these hazards can be due to a road being in disrepair, but most of the time it is due to a driver’s negligence or inexperience. Below are three of the scenarios which can lead to someone needing …

Robert WhiteThree Road Hazards That Can Make You Need An Auto Accident Attorney

What Are the Dangers of Working On An Oil Field?

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Oil Field Accident Attorney Points To One Worker’s Account Recently on Reddit, a man who said he worked as a flowback operator in Midland started an Ask Me Anything (AMA) thread. He solicited questions about his job, and spent part of the time discussing worker safety. Some of his answers got highlighted in a recent Midland Telegraph-Reporter article. Although he …

Robert WhiteWhat Are the Dangers of Working On An Oil Field?