Personal Injury

A neck injury causes not only tremendous pain and discomfort, but it can also significantly restrict a person’s movement. A neck injury could involve the spinal cord, soft tissue, or muscles in the neck. Certain neck injuries occur more frequently than others and are often reported after car accidents, slips…

Los Accidentes de Motocicleta Deterioran Su Calidad de Vida

Motorcycle accidents are fairly common in Houston. Every year, horrific crashes involving fatalities make the news. This leads many to think the number of motorcycle fatalities is on the rise. Is this true, though? Or is it simply a case of hearing more bad stories than good? In fact, for…

hotel accident lawyer

Every day, thousands of people check in and out of hotel rooms in Texas. It’s such a common experience that we rarely give much thought to what might happen if we are injured while staying at or visiting a hotel. In general, Texas law is pretty favorable to businesses, and…

In an Accident in a Construction Zone? Here's What to Do

Car accidents can be confusing and disorienting enough without the added danger of a construction zone. We are all familiar with signs that indicate an upcoming construction zone, which remind us of double (or triple) fines. What we are not told is that we are entering a potentially hazardous situation…

Personal injury comes in many forms. The last one that people think of is swimming pool-related issues. These are general swimming pool safety guidelines from your Houston personal injury attorney, Hilda Sibrian. Keep it Fenced-Off Whether it’s directly around the pool itself, or a fenced-off general area (as you would…

Punitive Damages: What Are They and How Are They Awarded?

Punitive damages are a step above and beyond compensation for injuries or sustained damages. Punitive damages punish the at-fault party after determining that they were grossly negligent, fraudulent or malicious. Punitive damages exist to reprimand members of society who grossly take the safety of others with little or no concern,…

Often times, terms can be confusing when they come with a whole mess of different definitions. You feel like you need a college textbook just to decipher all the gibberish. Defining a personal injury should be simple—you know when you’ve been injured, but the lines can get a bit gray….