Blog Posts in September, 2018 Blog Home 3 Behaviors that Contribute to Work Zone Accidents Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 30-Sep-2018 Despite significant efforts made by the highway industry and various government agencies, the number of work zone accidents increases each year. In fact, Texas consistently ranks as one of the top states for the highest number of annual construction zone fatalities. People commonly injured in work zone accidents include: Car and truck drivers Pedestrians Bicyclists Motorcyclists Construction ... Share This Post: Continue Reading 5 Steps to Take After Being Injured in a Hit & Run Accident Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 19-Sep-2018 A hit-and run-driver in Texas can face severe legal penalties for fleeing the scene of a car accident. Occasionally, these situations happen without the driver even realizing they have committed an offense. To avoid this scenario, it’s necessary for both drivers to exchange insurance information and wait for law enforcement officials to arrive after an accident occurs. Unfortunately, drivers ... Share This Post: Continue Reading Sustaining PTSD As a Result of a Car Accident Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 14-Sep-2018 We have all heard about various situations involving car accidents and the physical injuries they cause. It changes entire lives, hurting individuals and leaving them in a state of confusion regarding what to do next. However, as serious as physical injuries are, there are also emotional damages that may be sustained after a car accident that can cause harm to a person. This can include ... Share This Post: Continue Reading Recognizing the Signs of Day Care Negligence & Child Abuse Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 13-Sep-2018 The reality of child negligence and abuse is a parent’s worst nightmare. Unfortunately, it seems like news reports nationwide are consistently reporting about various child care facilities and employees that are being charged with a wide range of child abuse crimes. To protect your child, it’s important to recognize the signs and symptoms associated with negligence and abuse. The Signs ... Share This Post: Continue Reading How Car Accident Injuries are Determined and Their Impact Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 5-Sep-2018 In car accidents, there are a number of different injuries that can be sustained in a number of different ways. This can be difficult for individuals to endure and understanding how the injuries can impact a life is important in seeking compensation. This is why it’s important for individuals to seek medical attention following an accident. Doctors work to determine what injuries you may ... Share This Post: Continue Reading Understanding the Difference Between Concussions & Cerebral Contusions Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 4-Sep-2018 Traumatic brain injuries (TBI) are commonly sustained after car collisions, sports incidents, assaults, and even severe slip and fall accidents. When a victim’s brain is violently jarred, they may suffer a concussion and/or a cerebral contusion. Both concussions and contusions take time to heal and can lead to severe side effects, so it’s important for victims to seek medical treatment ... Share This Post: Continue Reading 6 results found. Viewing page 1 of 1.