Blog Posts in May, 2017 Blog Home Types of Accidents That Might Be a Property Owner's Fault Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 24-May-2017 When an accident occurs on someone else’s property, resulting in injuries, the property owner might be at fault, resulting in a premises liability claim. Premises liability cases fall under the umbrella of personal injury and, like most personal injury lawsuits, often involves negligence. Just because you were injured on someone else’s property, does not necessarily mean the owner is ... Share This Post: Continue Reading Truck Driver DUI: The True Scope of the Problem Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 17-May-2017 Drunk driving continues to be a major problem in general, amongst drivers of all ages and vehicle types, but it can be especially dangerous when that vehicle is a commercial truck. According to the Texas Department of Transportation, in 2013, there were 464 fatal truck accidents in the state, with 355 of them in rural areas and 109 in urban areas. Nationwide, the fatality number is even more ... Share This Post: Continue Reading Calculating Damages in Personal Injury Claims Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 10-May-2017 While there is no set amount or universally accepted formula used to calculate the damages awarded in a personal injury claim, there are some guidelines available to provide injured victims an idea of what an acceptable offer of compensation might look like. One of the more common formulas involves a multiplier that is determined by the severity of your injuries, which is multiplied by medical ... Share This Post: Continue Reading Defective Car Parts & Injury Claims Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 3-May-2017 Many of us are able to operate our cars safely and arrive at our destinations without concern or fear that it will cause us harm or injury. This is not always the case, however, and when accidents happen due to failing car parts or inherently unsafe designs, the results can be disastrous. If you have been injured due to defective car parts, you might have a product liability claim and have a right ... Share This Post: Continue Reading 4 results found. Viewing page 1 of 1.