Author: Law Offices of Troy A. Brookover

No, Texas is not a no-fault state. Like most states, Texas relies on a fault-based insurance system to resolve auto accident claims. Drivers are financially responsible for any injuries or property damage they cause. A Texas car accident victim can file a claim with the at-fault driver’s auto liability policy and seek compensation for their…

Driving Without Insurance in Texas

Texas law requires drivers to show proof they can pay for any automotive accident they cause. Most drivers meet the requirement by buying auto liability insurance. If you are caught driving without car insurance, you could be fined as much as $350 for a first offense. When you buy auto insurance, your conviction for driving…

truck accident lawyer

Truck accidents are often more complicated than crashes involving only passenger vehicles. The size and weight of large commercial trucks mean they hit with greater force and cause more damage. The occupants of other vehicles struck by large trucks often suffer serious injuries that require costly medical treatment and rehabilitative care. If you were injured…

wrongful death claim

Nothing is more shocking and heartbreaking than the unexpected death of a loved one. When a family loses a loved one in a preventable accident or violent incident caused by someone else’s wrongdoing, the family may have the right to seek compensation to help with the financial burden of their loved one’s passing. In the…

doctor reviewing xray

If you are involved in a severe accident, you will likely be taken to the hospital for the treatment of your injuries right away. However, you may be wondering if you should seek medical care directly after being involved in a presumably insignificant wreck. Sometimes, you may be unaware of the injuries you sustained in…

car accident damage

In most San Antonio car accident cases, damages are broken into two different categories: compensatory and punitive. Each type has its own set of guidelines that must be met in order to receive compensation. Compensatory Damages These types of damages are awarded so that you are reimbursed for losses sustained by the accident. These awards…

speeding car

Texas has some unique rules for driving on the road, just like every other state. Some of these laws were developed years ago in order to resolve issues that no longer exist today. Even though many of the concerns from those days are no longer relevant, some of the laws designed to address those issues…

car accident damage shattered glass

While being involved in a car accident is never fun and can cause a whole slew of physical and financial issues, not all car accidents are created equal. Some are far more tragic than others. The following list contains notable car accident facts and statistics as they relate to the state of Texas. Read up…

damages covered in a wrongful death

While many families take legal action following a wrongful death to obtain closure, others need the compensation that may come along with it to cover losses experienced as a result of the death. This makes it imperative to recognize what damages may be covered in this type of lawsuit. Whether it is the family or…

 Safety Tips: Way to Avoid Car Accidents

Every day, at any given time, there are countless accidents that occur on the road. Unfortunately, many of these are completely preventable, but it’s the negligent actions of others that create significant dangers regardless of how good of a driver you believe you are. There are some things you can try to do that could…