Fatal Accidents Continue into the New Year | Odessa Wrongful Death Attorney

Fatal Accidents Continue into the New Year | Odessa Wrongful Death Attorney

We’re less than a month into the new year and West Texas has already had more than its fair share of deadly accidents.  A terrible crash in Midland County earlier in the week brought the total number of lives lost in area accidents to five. Three oilfield workers were traveling in a pickup truck when they attempted to pass another …

Robert WhiteFatal Accidents Continue into the New Year | Odessa Wrongful Death Attorney

Winter Driving Can Be Dangerous… Even in Texas | Odessa Car Accident Lawyer

Winter Driving Can Be Dangerous… Even in Texas | Odessa Car Accident Lawyer

Texas isn’t exactly known for its harsh winters, but we do get our share of snow and ice. As we move deeper into the holiday season the chance of slick roads becomes more and more likely. It’s important to be prepared for any and all driving conditions, even those that don’t occur quite as often. Even a small amount of …

Robert WhiteWinter Driving Can Be Dangerous… Even in Texas | Odessa Car Accident Lawyer

Bed Rails Are an Often Overlooked Danger in Nursing Homes and Hospitals | Odessa Personal Injury Lawyer

Bed Rails Are an Often Overlooked Danger in Nursing Homes and Hospitals | Odessa Personal Injury Lawyer

There’s an overlooked danger that emergency room patients and the elderly in nursing homes face every time they’re put into bed — the bed itself. From 2003 to May 2012, 150 elderly adults lost their lives after becoming trapped between the mattress and bed rails of a hospital bed. On top of that nearly 4,000 people a year suffer serious …

Robert WhiteBed Rails Are an Often Overlooked Danger in Nursing Homes and Hospitals | Odessa Personal Injury Lawyer

Update of Hospital That Received Largest Fine in State History | Odessa Injury Lawyer

Update of Hospital That Received Largest Fine in State History | Odessa Injury Lawyer

In September we shared the story of a Texas hospital that was hit with the largest fine against a hospital in the state’s history. The $1 million dollar fine was levied against Parkland Health & Hospital after the facility violated multiple patient safety guidelines. The Department of State Health Services found that the hospital didn’t keep proper medical records, didn’t …

Robert WhiteUpdate of Hospital That Received Largest Fine in State History | Odessa Injury Lawyer

Another Push is Being Made for a Statewide Ban on Texting and Driving | Odessa Auto Accident Lawyer

Another Push is Being Made for a Statewide Ban on Texting and Driving | Odessa Auto Accident Lawyer

If you’ve ever been driving down the road and looked over to see the driver next to you texting, it can be a scary sight. They’re distracted, their face is buried in their phone, and you’re probably thinking it’s only a matter of time before the worst happens. Well, former Texas House Speaker Tom Craddick is trying to do something …

Robert WhiteAnother Push is Being Made for a Statewide Ban on Texting and Driving | Odessa Auto Accident Lawyer

Civil Lawsuit Follows a No-Bill Issued in Fatal Wreck | Car Accident Attorney Odessa

Civil Lawsuit Follows a No-Bill Issued in Fatal Wreck | Car Accident Attorney Odessa

Last May, a horrific accident occurred in Ector County. A family van was struck from behind by a pickup truck resulting in several deaths and even more injuries. Now four months later one of the injured parties is filing a civil lawsuit, believing justice wasn’t served when the case went before a jury. Three children were killed and five more …

Robert WhiteCivil Lawsuit Follows a No-Bill Issued in Fatal Wreck | Car Accident Attorney Odessa

Man Charged After Driving His SUV into Crowd | Odessa Personal Injury Lawyer

Man Charged After Driving His SUV into Crowd | Odessa Personal Injury Lawyer

Fights more than often escalate out-of-control, and they don’t usually end with everyone shaking hands, happy and uninjured. Fights usually end with someone hurt, sometimes with very serious injuries. A recent argument outside a Texas bar quickly spiraled into chaos, and when one man decided to use his SUV as a weapon, it almost turned deadly. It hasn’t been reported …

Robert WhiteMan Charged After Driving His SUV into Crowd | Odessa Personal Injury Lawyer

Texas Will See 85mph Speed Limit by November | Auto Accident Attorney Odessa

Texas Will See 85mph Speed Limit by November | Auto Accident Attorney Odessa

A few months ago, we discussed how the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) was hoping to increase the speed limit on a new toll road to 85mph. The increase would make it the fastest posted speed limit in the country and the 2nd fastest in the world. Highway 130 will stretch for 41 miles and connect Austin and San Antonio. …

Robert WhiteTexas Will See 85mph Speed Limit by November | Auto Accident Attorney Odessa

Texas Hospital Hit With Largest Fine in State History | Odessa Injury Attorney

Texas Hospital Hit With Largest Fine in State History | Odessa Injury Attorney

A Texas hospital has recently had a $1 million dollar fine levied against it. The fine marks the largest against a hospital in the state’s history. Parkland Health & Hospital has been hit with the massive fine after repeated patient safety violations. The hospital was put under intense federal oversight last fall after widespread complaints were made against the facility …

Robert WhiteTexas Hospital Hit With Largest Fine in State History | Odessa Injury Attorney

Rider Killed When Semi Strikes Motorcycle | Trucking Accident Lawyer Odessa

Rider Killed When Semi Strikes Motorcycle | Trucking Accident Lawyer Odessa

It’s fairly obvious — tractor trailers are dangerous. Time and time again we’ve discussed the devastating effects that occur after a big truck runs into a passenger car. Due to the sheer size difference, these accidents are much more likely to end in serious injury for those in the smaller cars. If people in passenger cars don’t stand a chance …

Robert WhiteRider Killed When Semi Strikes Motorcycle | Trucking Accident Lawyer Odessa