Supreme Court Ruling Means No More ‘Bad-Faith’ Claims For Injured Workers | West Texas Workers’ Compensation Lawyer

Texas Supreme Court Ruling Means No More ‘Bad-Faith’ Claims For Injured Workers

In what is being considered a landmark decision, the Texas Supreme Court has eliminated ‘bad-faith’ claims against Texas workers’ compensation insurance carriers. Insurance companies have an implied responsibility to deal fairly and in good faith, and when that responsibility is ignored lawsuits can often be brought against them. But Friday, a split Texas Supreme Court ruled that the vague nature …

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Texas May be Putting 85mph Speed Limits on the Fast Track | West Texas Auto Accident Lawyer

Texas May be Putting 85mph Speed Limits on the Fast Track

Texas motorists may be crossing the state a bit faster if the Department of Transportation’s recent announcement for a 41-mile stretch of road goes as planned. They aim to post an 85mph speed limit on a toll road under construction along Highway 130. The 85mph speed limit would make it the fastest posted speed limit in the country, as well …

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Accident Near Pecos Kills 2 and Injures 5 After Tire Blowout | Pecos Rollover Accident Lawyer

Rollover Accident Near Pecos Kills 2 and Injures 5 After Tire Blowout

Big vehicles, like SUVs, pickup trucks, and minivans, have an incredibly high center of gravity, making them much more susceptible to rollover crashes resulting from safety flaws and manufacturing mistakes. Or they can be the result of a driver jerking the wheel to avoid road hazards or potential accidents. A wreck south of Pecos, TX is a reminder that no …

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Handicapped Man Using Sticks to Drive Lost Control of Van | Odessa Auto Accident Lawyer

Handicapped Man Using Sticks to Drive Lost Control of Van

A handicapped man drove his Dodge Caravan into the Yard Dog Garden Center in Odessa, Texas last Friday around 4:30pm. The 67-year-old driver of the van lost control of the vehicle and was no longer able to control his speed. He took a sharp turn onto Arroyo Road and barreled into the Yard Dog’s parking lot. The van was stopped …

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Concerns Arise Over Texas Radioactive Waste Site

Concerns Arise Over Texas Radioactive Waste Site

An Andrews County site near the Texas/ New Mexico border will be the dumping ground for radioactive waste from dozens of states. Friday the Texas Low-Level Radioactive Compact Commission approved the site by unanimous vote. State environmental regulators still need to grant final approval. If approved, waste dumping could begin as early as May. In 2009, Texas issued licenses to …

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Faulty Brakes, Accelerator in Fatal Odessa Bus Crash

Faulty Brakes, Accelerator in Fatal Odessa Bus Crash

New information has been reported involving the February 2nd bus crash in Odessa that left one woman dead. Police are now reporting the brakes were defective and the accelerator had become stuck prior to the wreck. The bus was traveling on East 21st Street to Daystar Kids Learning Center to pick up the children when the accelerator became stuck, coupled …

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One Person Airlifted After ATV Accident in Big Spring

Odessa TX ATV Accident

Last weekend, a 28-year-old West Texas man was airlifted to Medical Center Hospital after an accident at a local ATV racetrack. The man, who was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash, sustained serious head injuries. Other ATV riders who witnessed the accident say the man had been operating his ATV rather recklessly prior to the accident. …

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