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What is a Private Right of Action in a PI Case?

Category: Personal Injury
Posted on: 07/31/2020

When a person is injured due to the negligence of another, the victim maintains the right to file a personal injury lawsuit for damages. However, in some cases, a private right of action may exist, as well...

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How Could COVID-19 Impact My Personal Injury Claim?

Category: Personal Injury
Posted on: 06/12/2020

Being injured due to the actions of another is one of the most frustrating things a person can experience...

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What to do if You are Injured During the Coronavirus Outbreak

Category: Personal Injury
Posted on: 05/20/2020

While it would be nice if the world could truly be put on pause during the coronavirus outbreak, unfortunately, injuries still happen and people still demand medical care...

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What Damages Will a Slip and Fall Lawsuit Recover in TX?

Category: Personal Injury
Posted on: 04/25/2020

When a person is injured in a slip and fall accident due to another person’s negligence, the victim can file a claim for compensation...

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How do You Put a Value on Pain and Suffering?

Category: Personal Injury
Posted on: 03/15/2020

Whether it is due to medical malpractice, a slip and fall, or some other personal injury, all personal injury claims are filed so accident victims can claim compensation for their losses...

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Are PI Settlements Taxable?

Category: Personal Injury
Posted on: 02/17/2020

Being involved in a serious accident that leaves you with a major injury can be extremely upsetting and scary, as well as costly - medical bills, lost wages, property damage costs, and noneconomic losses can total into the tens or hundreds of thousands of dollars, leaving many with questions about how they will survive financially after a serious crash...

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Have You Developed Breathing Problems from Mold?

Category: Personal Injury
Posted on: 02/08/2020

Mold is a dangerous substance that tends to grow in areas of high humidity or anywhere moisture collects. It may appear as a brown, black, yellow, or even pink substance on walls, floors, or ceilings and can also spread to your personal effects...

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What Happens When You are Injured on Public Property?

Category: Personal Injury
Posted on: 01/20/2020

When personal injuries occur as a result of an accident on another’s property, you may be entitled to seek compensation from the property owner. However, in accidents on public property, the situation is more complicated...

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Can Self-Driving Pedestrian Systems be Trusted?

Category: Personal Injury
Posted on: 01/06/2020

Pedestrian accidents are one of the most common and potentially serious types of crashes. With little to protect them in collisions involving automobiles, injuries pedestrians suffer are often severe...

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Injured in a Scooter Accident? Companies Demand Cases be Tried in California

Category: Personal Injury
Posted on: 12/20/2019

Electric scooters are increasing in popularity, both in Edinburg and in other cities across Texas. People use them for fun and local sightseeing trips, as well as for traveling to and from work or running errands...

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Familiar Terms for Discussing a Personal Injury Case

Category: Personal Injury
Posted on: 9/17/2019

Personal injuries can occur due to any number of causes. When they happen as a result of another’s actions, the Law Office of Raúl A. Guajardo, P.L.L.C. is here to help. We can guide you in seeking compensation through an insurance company or personal injury lawsuit...

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Onset of TBI Symptoms can be Delayed After an Accident

Category: Personal Injury
Posted on: 6/10/2019

Traumatic brain injuries (TBI)s can occur as a result of motor vehicle collisions, pedestrian involved crashes, slips, trips, and falls, or other types of accidents. TBI is one of the most common personal injuries, and even a seemingly minor bump or blow to the head can have a long term impact on your health.

  • Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month Highlights Ways to Prevent Accidents

    Riding a motorcycle is a popular hobby for many people throughout Texas. Particularly in the late spring and early summer season, the weather is perfect for jumping onto your bike and hitting the open road.

  • One Of Our Very Own Was Involved In An Unfortunate Accident

    After working so many years in personal injury and handling many car accident cases, we still live with the mentality of “that will never happen to me.”

  • Do I Need a Police Report After a Slip and Fall Accident?

    Slip and fall accidents are an unfortunately common occurrence. When they happen, victims often feel embarrassed and blame themselves for the accident, while brushing off any injuries they may have sustained as minor.

  • Stages of a Personal Injury Case You Should Know Personal injury cases can be daunting to many. Here, we explain what you should know about the stages of a case to educate and prepare yourself for the future.
  • 4 Essential Motorcycle Safety Guidelines You Should Be Following If you're not following these 4 essential motorcycle safety guidelines, you could be putting yourself at risk for serious injury.
  • Pedestrian Accidents Rising, According to Local Personal Injury Attorney Texas pedestrian accidents are on the rise, according to several experts and your go-to personal injury attorney Raul A. Guajardo. Contact our office in McAllen at (956)-686-1977.
  • Am I protected from uninsured drivers? The answer will shock you Have you been hit by an uninsured driver? Are you afraid of it happening in the future? Here's what you can do to protect yourself.