Blog Posts in November, 2019 Blog Home Top 5 Hazards That Can Spoil Any Thanksgiving Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 26-Nov-2019 Thanksgiving is easily in the top five American holidays for most people. You get to see friends and family you might not have seen since the last Turkey Day. Plus, you get to all dig into a delicious feast together. What is there not to like? Actually, there are a few things not to like about Thanksgiving: the hazards that come with it. Each year, celebrants are injured by a handful of ... Share This Post: Continue Reading 4 More Myths About Car Accidents You've Probably Heard Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 21-Nov-2019 Last year, we talked about four common car accident myths that you are safe to ignore. However, those four were only a small fraction of all the fictions you might have heard presented as facts. In fact, you might have understandably believed some of these untruths. We’re here to help clear the air once again with four more car accident myths you’ve probably heard but shouldn’t ... Share This Post: Continue Reading When Hurt by a Defective Product, Keep the Product & Packaging Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 20-Nov-2019 When you’re hurt by a defective product, you might be tempted to call the manufacturer, complain, and demand a free replacement. This sort of response is understandable since this is exactly what product manufacturers tell you to do. However, you should always be wary of what a party that caused you harm through negligence tells you to do. Sending a defective product back to its manufacturer ... Share This Post: Continue Reading How to Prepare for Your Consultation With an Accident Attorney Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 19-Nov-2019 Working with an attorney may be the last thing you think you have time for following an accident. From dealing with medical bills to having conversations with insurance adjusters, the thought of working with an attorney may seem like additional stress that you don’t need. However, understanding what you can expect from your consultation, and what information you need to bring will help ease ... Share This Post: Continue Reading Pain and Suffering: A Full Post-Accident Breakdown Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 19-Nov-2019 There are many damages that you may recover when pursuing an injury claim following your accident. While it is widely known that accident victims may pursue compensation for their medical bills and property damage, many aren’t aware that they may also receive compensation for pain and suffering. However, the amount of pain a person is suffering from cannot be seen the same way property ... Share This Post: Continue Reading 12 Safety Tips for Driving Around Work Zones Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 14-Nov-2019 Distracted Drivers & Work Zone Accidents Roadside construction sites are incredibly dangerous for both workers and passersby, especially in the state of Texas, where roads and highways are constantly being maintained and modified. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), over 3,300 people were killed in work zone collisions between 2011 and 2016. Unsurprisingly, ... Share This Post: Continue Reading The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC Sponsors the Austin Jingle Bell 5K Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 6-Nov-2019 The Stewart Law Firm is proud to sponsor the Austin Jingle Bell 5K once again! For 24 years, the annual run has provided the families of Austin, Texas with a festive event that allows participants to walk or run for a good cause. The Austin Jingle Bell 5K benefits the well-known non-profit, MADD, or Mothers Against Drunk Driving. For 10 straight years, we’ve sponsored this family-centered ... Share This Post: Continue Reading The Dangers of Indoor Play Areas Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 4-Nov-2019 Twenty years ago, you couldn’t walk into a McDonald’s without seeing an indoor play area crawling with hyper children. But the good ol’ days of plastic slides, padded floor, and questionable puddles is gone. Many “kid friendly” fast food businesses have tossed away their playground equipment for table space and games. But why? In truth, fast food joints abandoned ... Share This Post: Continue Reading 8 results found. Viewing page 1 of 1.