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Our car accident legal team brings their years of knowledge and experience to our blog posts, covering everything from Texas traffic laws to collecting evidence following a car crash. Follow our blog for insightful tips and helpful advice.

You can Earn Rewards When You Do Not Drive Distracted

Category: Car Accidents
Posted on: 09/2/2020

In most states in the nation, texting while driving is against the law. It is either a primary offense, which means that you can be pulled over and ticketed for it, or it is a secondary offense, which means that you can only get a ticket if you are breaking another type of law...

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Road Rage and Reckless Driving in Texas

Category: Car Accidents
Posted on: 04/20/2020

Road rage is an extremely dangerous form of driving behavior. When a driver becomes angry and starts driving in a reckless and dangerous manner, that driver essentially uses the vehicle as a weapon...

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Approach a Witness After a Car Accident?

Category: Car Accidents
Posted on: 04/15/2020

One type of evidence that can be especially valuable after a crash is eyewitness testimony. Here is an overview of what you should know about talking to witnesses after a crash....

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How Vehicle Ejections Happen in an Accident

Category: Car Accidents
Posted on: 04/06/2020

An individual is likely to be severely or fatally harmed if he or she is ejected from a vehicle as a result of the impact of a crash. The following is an overview of how vehicle ejections happen in an accident...

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Take Photos After an Accident

Category: Car Accidents
Posted on: 03/05/2020

It is not uncommon for accident victims to not know exactly what happened during a car accident. Sometimes these crashes happen too quickly while other times, injuries such as concussions cause accident victims to forget portions of the crash, including the events that led up to it...

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Importance of Police Reports in an Accident

Category: Car Accidents
Posted on: 02/28/2020

If you have been involved in a motor vehicle accident in Edinburg or surrounding areas of Texas, state law allows you to hold the at-fault driver responsible for the full extent of your damages and injuries...

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Who is at Fault in a Rear End Accident?

Category: Car Accidents
Posted on: 12/05/2019

Rear end car accidents are one of the most common types of collisions. They can occur in your neighborhood and on roads or highways you travel regularly, as well as in public parking lots and other locations...

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Types of Compensation After a Car Accident

Category: Car Accidents
Posted on: 11/25/2019

When car accidents happen, they can impact every area of your life. You may be unable to work while facing a mountain of medical expenses. Injuries you suffer can also leave you with ongoing disabilities, preventing you from enjoying hobbies or activities with loved ones...

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Who Pays the Bills After an Accident?

Category: Car Accidents
Posted on: 11/12/2019

Even relatively minor car accidents can leave you suffering serious injuries. Getting the appropriate medical care is important to your health and your ability to recover...

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Dangers of Distracted Driving in School Zones

Category: Car Accidents
Posted on: 9/4/2019

School zones are busy places, particularly in the fall. As classes resume, children can be found congregating on sidewalks, getting off buses, and walking or biking to class. For parents and other motorists, it is important to be on high alert when driving through these areas...

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Common Airbag Injuries

Category: Car Accidents
Posted on: 8/16/2019

There is no doubt that airbags save lives. However, when defective or used incorrectly — and sometimes, even when used correctly — airbags can also cause drivers and passengers to suffer serious injuries...

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Do Passengers Have Rights in an Accident?

Category: Car Accidents
Posted on: 8/9/2019

As a passenger in a motor vehicle, whether you are riding alongside your friend, a co-worker, or a member of your family, you are probably not thinking too much about the risk of being involved in an accident...

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DUI Accident Attorney

Category: Car Accidents
Posted on: 7/5/2019

Driving under the influence of any amount of alcohol or other intoxicating substances puts everyone on the road at risk. At the Law Office of Raul A. Guajardo, P.L.L.C., we have seen first-hand the damage these accidents can cause...

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It is NOT a Good Idea to Post About Your Accident on Social Media

Category: Car Accidents
Posted on: 7/1/2019

If you have been involved in a car accident or any type of mishap resulting in personal injury, you may be entitled to compensation. Information revealed on social media can jeopardize your case...

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I Was Hit by an Uninsured Motorist and Injured

Category: Car Accidents
Posted on: 6/26/2019

Car accidents can leave you suffering serious injuries. When they involve uninsured drivers, holding those at-fault parties financially accountable can prove challenging. In these situations, it is important to get our experienced Edinburg, TX car accident attorney on your side...

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Drowsy Driving Poses Threat to Other Drivers

Category: Car Accidents
Posted on: 6/20/2019

For many people today, the demands of daily life can keep them from getting the amount of sleep they need each night. Others suffer from sleep disorders that either keep them awake for long hours or disrupt their overall quality of sleep...

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Uninsured vs. Underinsured vs. Gap Coverage: What Are the Differences?

Category: Car Accidents
Posted on: 5/21/2019

You know you need auto insurance on your car, but the terms and additional options have you confused. Does comprehensive coverage really cover you if you’re in an accident with an uninsured driver? What happens if you’re in an accident and you still owe a lot on your car...

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Do I Have Rights if I am Injured While Taking an Uber?

Category: Car Accidents
Posted on: 5/17/2019

Uber provides a valuable service within communities across the country. Quick, convenient, and relatively inexpensive, it allows you to get a ride at any time of the day or night from multiple locations throughout Edinburg, TX and the surrounding areas...

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Which Driver is at Fault in a Rear-End Accident?

Category: Car Accidents
Posted on: 4/23/2019

Car accidents can happen in a variety of ways. Rear-end collisions are one of the most common crash types and can result in serious and potentially disabling injuries. When they occur, it is important to have an experienced Edinburg car accident attorney on your side...

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Drivers Rely Too Heavily on New Vehicle Safety Technologies

Category: Car Accidents
Posted on: 10/02/2018

Misunderstanding and misuse of driver assistance technology could lead to a crash

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Keeping Your Teen Safe on South Texas Roads

Category: Car Accidents
Posted on: 02/26/2018

Understand the top dangers of teen driving. Keep your teen safe!

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