Blog Posts in July, 2017 Blog Home Are Car Accident Settlements Taxable? Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 31-Jul-2017 After a car accident, the financial stress of medical bills and lost wages can become overwhelming. Pursing compensation from those responsible may provide financial relief in the form of a settlement. However, is that settlement taxable? The short answer is no, with some exceptions. Most car accident settlements are tax deductible, but there are certain kinds that are taxable. It depends on the ... Share This Post: Continue Reading Defective Baby Products to Avoid Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 19-Jul-2017 Baby stores sell hundreds of different baby products every day in the United States. However, not all of them are useful. Some can even pose a threat to the safety and health of infants and toddlers. While the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) monitors the use of baby products and bans certain products that cause a significant number of injuries to children, it is important to take ... Share This Post: Continue Reading What Are My Rights After a Work Injury in Texas? Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 11-Jul-2017 Private employers in Texas are not required to provide workers’ compensation insurance coverage for employees. However, they must notify all employees of the coverage they do or do not provide. If you are injured at your workplace, you may be able to receive compensation for medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and other damages, depending on the situation. The Texas Office of ... Share This Post: Continue Reading 5 Summer Safety Tips to Help Avoid Boating Accidents Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 5-Jul-2017 From enjoying the thrill of water sports to soaking up some sun on a cruise through the harbor, boating is a great way to relax and unwind during summer. Personal yachts, dinghies, cuddy cabin boats, and runabouts provide a variety of fun experiences to boaters of all ages. Whether you go out on a lake or take a trip out to sea, the threat of boating accidents is still the same. In order to stay ... Share This Post: Continue Reading 4 results found. Viewing page 1 of 1.