Blog Posts in July, 2013 Blog Home New Rules Designed to Reduce Truck Accidents Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 10-Jul-2013 Texas drivers may be interested to learn about new rules passed by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration that are designed to make the roads safer. According to the Department of Transportation, as many as 4,000 people die in bus or truck crashes in America each year. Approximately 13 percent of those accidents are caused by truck driver fatigue. First, any driver who is operating a ... Share This Post: Continue Reading New Study Suggests Stroke Risk Increases After Brain Injury Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 8-Jul-2013 A new study published online, in the journal Neurology, suggests that people who have sustained a traumatic brain injury (TBI) may be more likely to suffer a stroke. The author of the study states that the chances of having a stroke are small, but a traumatic brain injury may be as significant a risk factor as is high blood pressure. Stroke risk is usually a factor for older adults; however, about ... Share This Post: Continue Reading 2 results found. Viewing page 1 of 1.