If you’re a motorcycle owner, then you know how liberating and fun a quality ride can be. After all, there’s nothing quite like hearing the roar of your bike as the wind blows through your hair while riding throughout Dallas. For all of their fun and excitement, motorcycles can often leave you exposed to the […]
Once a year, on the scariest of Dallas nights, horrendous ghouls, terrifying witches and blood-thirsty vampires come out to do their horrible bidding: fill their bellies with delicious candy. Halloween is one of the most exciting and fun nights of the year for families, but it can also be one of the most dangerous. Drunk […]
Drinking and driving is a mix that should never find its way on the road; however, it seems to be one of the biggest dangers on our state’s roadways. In 2013 alone, Texas topped the list of the nation’s drunk driving fatalities count with 1,337 recorded incidents. While the hazard is evident, motorists continue to […]
Nothing can prepare us for the death of a loved one, especially if their life was lost in a car accident caused by negligence. While nothing will ever fill the void of their absence, justice and compensation can be the first step in the journey back to normality. A Louisiana family has taken legal action […]
In a previous Ramey Law Firm blog, we discussed the disastrous rise of wrong-way accidents in Texas. According to data collected by the Department of Transportation, wrong-way accidents have increased by 13% in the last year. In the last four years, wrong-way accidents have claimed the lives of 269 people while leaving 2,800 other individuals […]
The last thing anyone expects in his or her home is for a devastating event to occur. However, accidents know no boundaries and can often cause a tremendous amount of damage. This was the unfortunate case for two people in Waxahachie, Texas who, according to a news report, suffered severe burns after their North Texas […]
The number of bicyclists across the country has steadily risen as cities make efforts to become more bicycle-friendly. As bike lanes and greenways increase in numbers, more riders feel confident enough to take to the streets. Despite their growing numbers, they are still extremely vulnerable to negligent drivers who either don’t notice riders or don’t allow them the chance to ride safely.
As kids, we were all taught to look both ways before crossing a street and advised to only do it when signaled by a traffic light. However, nothing can prepare someone for a driver’s negligent and reckless actions. Unfortunately, the family of a university student in northern Texas became too familiar with this situation after a hit-and-run driver tragically killed their daughter.
Since their introduction in the 1970s, airbags have become an integral part in driver and passenger safety. Their rapidly-inflatable qualities allow them to act as a cushion in collisions and provide protection for the people involved. However, it’s this rapid motion that has become a topic of concern for one case. A Texas man’s family has filed a lawsuit against an airbag manufacturer after he was killed by an exploding airbag.