Posts Tagged: auto accidents

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DWI Accidents

DWI Accidents Driving while intoxicated (DWI) is a punishable offense in Texas. According to TXDoT, someone is hurt or killed in Texas every 20 minutes in an auto accident involving alcohol. You may be arrested and charged with DWI if you are found driving  while your Blood Alcohol Level level is 0.08 or more. You

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Passengers in Vehicles who are injured in an Auto Accident

Passengers in Vehicles who are injured in an Auto Accident Passengers riding in a vehicle are as vulnerable to injuries as the driver of vehicles in an accident. Every year thousands of accidents involving all kinds of motor vehicles take place in Texas and a large number of the injured are passengers (see statistics here).

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Most Common Injuries Occurring in Auto Accidents

Car accidents are a fact of life, especially in a big city with high traffic volumes like Austin, Texas. Every day there are dozens of accidents in different parts of the city that you likely won’t hear about, since the news only reports major accidents. While most road accidents are not fatal, many result in

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Traffic Laws in Austin, Texas

Traffic Laws in Austin, Texas When driving in a new area, it is important to know the traffic laws in Austin, Texas to ensure you are obeying the law. Traffic laws in Texas and the penalties for violating the laws are mostly the same as the rest of the U.S. However, there are some new laws in

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Austin Auto Accidents

Have you ever been in an auto accident or witnessed one? As in every big city, auto accidents are one of the leading causes of accidental injuries and deaths in Austin, Texas. The majority of road accidents can be attributed to negligence on one or both of the drivers involved in the accident. Other causes

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Dangerous Intersections in Austin, Texas

Every day, several auto accidents ranging from minor to major ones take place in different parts of the city. While most auto accidents are not fatal, the majority of them involve some form of injury to the drivers and their passengers and damage to the vehicles. Most auto accidents happen on highways and at busy

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Texas Traffic Accident Statistics: Serious Injuries and Death

Texas Traffic Accident Statistics: Serious Injuries and Death In 2010, the most recent year we have statistics for, Texas traffic accident fatalities were down by 2.77% from 2009, and about 20% from 2003 when there were 3,822 recorded deaths. Austin crashes claimed 48 lives in 2010, representing more than half of Travis County’s 82 traffic

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