Dallas Auto Accident Lawyers2021-05-26T17:19:29-05:00


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$151,228,722Medical ProductHeart Damage
$104,479,115Prescription DrugDiabetes
$90,455,399Farming ProductTrade Disruption
$68,055,680Prescription DrugHeart Damage
$60,084,411Prescription DrugInternal Bleeding
$29,224,646Breach of ContractFinancial Loss
$26,923,200Medical ProductSkin Death
$25,384,216Medical ProductBladder Cancer
$19,116,024Breach of Fiduciary DutyFinancial Loss
$17,617,042Breach of Payment ContractFinancial Loss
$16,126,301D&O NegligenceFinancial Loss
$14,280,000Tire FailureQuadriplegia
$13,177,989Sale of Credit ReportsFinancial Loss
$11,991,670Commercial Vehicle AccidentDeath
$10,026,249Tile SealantPulmonary Injury
$9,512,498Chair Causing FireDeath
$9,187,114Industrial AccidentBurn Injury
$9,181,172Fuel System FailureTwo Deaths
$9,146,004Medical ProductCardiac Injury
$8,894,000Tire FailureQuadriplegia
$8,540,000Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$8,010,186Fuel System FailureDeath
$7,911,694Fuel System FailureDeath
$7,787,790Tire FailureQuadriplegia
$7,694,750Industrial AccidentDeath
$7,458,999Fuel System FailureBurn Injury
$7,387,617Industrial AccidentDeath
$7,199,972Prescription DrugHeart Damage
$6,998,089Oil Well DamageFinancial Loss
$6,831,013Medical ProductHip injury
$6,462,748Breach of Fiduciary DutyFinancial Loss
$6,206,250Prescription DrugBrain Injury
$6,104,400Vehicle CrashworthinessQuadriplegia
$6,077,926Medical ProductBrain Injury
$5,837,259Prescription DrugLiver Damage
$5,708,527Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$5,704,363Vehicle Transmission DefectDeath
$5,481,054Fuel System FailureDeath
$5,455,292Fuel System FailureBurn Injury
$5,400,000Tire FailureDeath
$5,330,365Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$5,182,055Tire FailureParaplegia
$5,177,399Ski Resort SignageBrain Injury
$5,154,600Defective Lamp/Smoke InhalationDeath
$5,068,359Tire FailureParaplegia
$5,040,000Patent CaseFinancial Loss
$5,020,000Fuel System FailureDeath
$4,996,790Housing MaterialsPulmonary Injury
$4,965,432Plant ExplosionBurn Injuries
$4,878,333Tire FailureParaplegia
$4,797,650Vehicle CrashworthinessBurn Injury
$4,790,686Tire FailureDeath
$4,750,000Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$4,558,142Patent CaseFinancial Loss
$4,527,944Water Heater DefectDeath
$4,499,839Fuel System FailureDeath
$4,492,211Industrial ReleasePulmonary Injury
$4,355,000Truck WreckBrain Injury
$4,319,586Tire FailureDeath
$4,209,829Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$4,184,864Fuel System FailureDeath
$4,131,195Tire/Seat Belt FailureSpinal Cord Injury
$4,081,667Football HelmetQuadriplegia
$4,076,986Tire FailureDeath
$4,075,000Defective LadderBrain Injury
$4,056,600Smoke InhalationBrain Injury
$4,021,912Cement Wall FailureDeath
$3,999,297Truck WreckDeath
$3,963,371Plant ExplosionDeath
$3,962,000Tire FailureDeath
$3,925,358Tire FailureDeath
$3,890,481Tire FailureDeath
$3,845,524Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$3,833,236Construction AccidentDeath
$3,801,666Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$3,786,813Truck WreckDeath
$3,786,000Tire FailureDeath
$3,753,268Medical ProductAbdominal Hernias
$3,737,645Truck WreckDeath
$3,696,800Football HelmetQuadriplegia
$3,673,096Truck WreckDeath
$3,615,349Truck WreckDeath
$3,590,318Truck WreckDeath
$3,566,310Construction AccidentDeath
$3,548,181Tire FailureDeath
$3,536,615Tire FailurePermenant Physical Injury - Broken Neck
$3,516,463Commercial Vehicle AccidentDeath
$3,435,459Truck WreckDeath
$3,365,127Workplace AccidentQuadriplegia
$3,352,420Medical ProductAddiction/Colon Damage
$3,337,304Tire FailureDeath
$3,326,843Tire FailureQuadriplegia
$3,326,426Truck WreckDeath
$3,315,247Medical ProductMesh Replacement/Removal
$3,281,460Tire FailureDeath
$3,274,794Go-CartBurn Injury
$3,271,444Tire FailureDeath
$3,268,444Pipeline ExplosionBurn Injuries
$3,245,000Tire FailureDeath
$3,168,409Tire FailureBrain Injury
$3,156,354Tire FailureDeath
$3,143,193Airplane CrashDeath
$3,139,410Plant ExplosionDeath
$3,107,629Automotive AccidentDeath
$3,095,928Tire FailureSevere Brain Damage
$3,050,992Truck WreckDeath
$3,020,676Natural Gas LeakDeath
$3,007,189Patent CaseFinancial Loss
$2,992,000Overtime CaseFinancial Loss
$2,987,500Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$2,945,334Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$2,932,914Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$2,916,173Vehicle CrashworthinessParaplegia
$2,915,729Vehicle CrashworthinessBrain Injury
$2,901,204Medical DeviceHip Replacement
$2,897,960Industrial AccidentDeath
$2,893,041Truck WreckDeath
$2,884,203Hot Water HeaterBurn Injury
$2,875,000Vehicle CrashworthinessClosed Head Injury
$2,873,940Defective HeaterBurn Injury
$2,873,498Automotive AccidentDeath
$2,828,373Fuel System FailureBurn Injury
$2,794,459Tire FailurePermanent Physical Injury - Skull & Spine
$2,760,201Construction AccidentDeath
$2,723,284Premises LiabilityDeath
$2,714,636Tire FailureDeath
$2,690,000Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$2,688,098Vehicle CrashworthinessQuadriplegia
$2,671,806Tire FailureLeft Hand Crushed and Severed
$2,661,694Business DisputeFinancial Loss
$2,635,816Tire FailureParaplegia
$2,623,351Tire FailureCatastrophic Head Injury
$2,623,284Tire FailureDeath
$2,620,827Tire FailureDeath
$2,616,525Tire FailureClosed Head Injury; Facial Fractures
$2,604,387Truck WreckDeath
$2,568,489Tire FailureDeath
$2,568,159Truck WreckDeath
$2,553,116Tire FailureDeath
$2,473,160Vehicle CrashworthinessQuadriplegia
$2,464,969Motorcycle HelmetHead Injury
$2,455,978Vehicle CrashworthinessSpinal Cord Injury; Closed Head Injury
$2,454,500Vehicle CrashworthinessParaplegia
$2,451,462Truck WreckFractured Pelvis
$2,398,500Truck WreckDeath
$2,392,191Vehicle CrashworthinessBrain Injury
$2,382,582Tire FailureDeath
$2,379,522Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$2,360,454Truck WreckDeath
$2,351,500Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$2,345,000Workplace AccidentDeath
$2,331,800Truck WreckPermanent Brain Injury
$2,306,609Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$2,302,876Furnace ExplosionDeath
$2,282,448Business DisputeFinancial Loss
$2,277,879Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$2,275,000Construction AccidentBrain Injury
$2,264,899Tire FailureDeath
$2,262,796Vehicle CrashworthinessQuadriplegia
$2,259,280Truck WreckDeath
$2,258,289Vehicle CrashworthinessQuadriplegia
$2,240,625Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$2,234,736Automotive AccidentDeath
$2,223,749Tire FailureHead Injury/Upper and Lower Body Fractures
$2,200,000Vehicle CrashworthinessChronic Respiratory Failure, Back Injury; Internal Organ Damage, Mulitple Fracutres to Upper and Lower Boday
$2,181,828Vehicle CrashworthinessTraumatic Head Injury
$2,173,275Truck WreckDeath
$2,156,269Tire FailureCompound Injuries to the Knee
$2,145,571Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$2,136,863Truck WreckDeath
$2,112,439Medical MalpracticePermanent Physical and Mental Injuries - Cerebal Palsy and Mental Retardation
$2,090,070Oilfield AccidentDeath
$2,089,045Medical ProductEye Injury
$2,085,414Tire FailureLower BOdy Fractures
$2,076,868Medical ProductHeart Damage
$2,074,439Business DisputeFinancial Loss
$2,072,144Farming ProductInjury to Trees
$2,070,000Vehicle CrashworthinessQuadriplegia
$2,067,049Motorcycle HelmetHead Injury
$2,065,742Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$2,064,739Tire FailureDeath
$2,060,515Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$2,055,176Vehicle RolloverDeath - Closed Head Injury
$2,035,830Truck WreckDeath
$2,027,422Oilfield AccidentDeath
$2,000,000Patent CaseFinancial Loss
$1,998,000Tire FailureQuadriplegia
$1,995,515Tire FailureDeath
$1,995,000Patent CaseFinancial Loss
$1,985,000Vehicle CrashworthinessQuadriplegia
$1,979,597Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,975,000Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,964,453Truck WreckQuadriplegia
$1,961,019Tire FailureDeath
$1,956,334Tire FailureDeath
$1,955,579Vehicle CrashworthinessCatastrophic Brain Injury
$1,954,895Workplace AccidentCrush Injury to Pelvis & Lower Extremity; Massive Degloving to Lower Extremity
$1,939,138Tire FailureDeath
$1,938,419Business DisputeFinancial Loss
$1,920,745Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,895,984Vehicle CrashworthinessQuadriplegia
$1,895,362Tire FailureDeath
$1,885,000Vehicle CrashworthinessTraumatic Head Injury
$1,864,500Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,861,860Patent CaseFinancial Loss
$1,828,472Vehicle CrashworthinessTraumatic Head Injury
$1,827,000Patent CaseFinancial Loss
$1,811,401Tire FailureDeath
$1,800,680HelmetHead Injury
$1,797,856Vehicle CrashworthinessSpinal Cord Injury
$1,795,080Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,795,000Tire FailureDeath
$1,794,440ExplosionHand Injury
$1,781,414Construction FallQuadriplegia
$1,779,671Plant ExplosionDeath
$1,772,674Oilfield AccidentDeath
$1,757,295Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,752,822Plant ExplosionDeath
$1,732,131Defective FirearmDeath
$1,728,752Vehicle CrashworthinessQuadriplegia
$1,723,361Truck WreckDeath
$1,717,079Truck WreckDeath
$1,714,150Tire FailureParaplegia
$1,711,310Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,693,544Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,680,000Truck WreckDeath
$1,677,870Medical ProductPermanent Birth Defects - Mental Retardation, Blind and Deaf
$1,677,870Truck WreckDeath
$1,673,378Workplace AccidentDeath
$1,666,032Construction AccidentQuadriplegia
$1,643,255Tire FailureDeath
$1,635,827Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,633,013Tire FailureDeath
$1,631,160Medical ProductLiver Injury
$1,619,546Construction AccidentDeath
$1,619,337Patent CaseFinancial Loss
$1,600,407Vehicle CrashworthinessClosed Head Injury
$1,591,750Industrial AccidentDeath
$1,580,493Oilfield AccidentUpper and Lower Fractures, Internal Injuries
$1,575,302Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,572,171Tire FailureDeath
$1,557,873Vehicle CrashworthinessQuadriplegia
$1,540,731Vehicle CrashworthinessQuadriplegia
$1,534,865Patent CaseFinancial Loss
$1,534,688Tire FailureDeath
$1,516,627Plant ExplosionBurn Injury
$1,510,225Tire FailureDeath
$1,509,267Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,498,654Vehicle CrashworthinessParaplegia
$1,494,211Tire FailureDeath
$1,492,082Vehicle CrashworthinessClosed Head Injury
$1,490,778Tire FailureBack Injury; Multiple Contusions and Lacerations
$1,489,958Bus FireDeath
$1,469,475Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,467,673Tire FailureLower Body fractures; Internal Injuries
$1,464,419Tire FailureParaplegia
$1,463,962Vehicle CrashworthinessTetraplegic
$1,460,750Vehicle CrashworthinessSevere Head Injury
$1,459,428Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,454,185Vehicle CrashworthinessTraumatic Brain Injury
$1,453,600Workplace AccidentDeath
$1,445,000Workplace AccidentDeath
$1,442,362Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,429,984Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,417,500Tire FailureDeath
$1,414,500Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,409,916Vehicle CrashworthinessSp
$1,407,229Business DisputeFinancial Loss
$1,405,500Tire FailureDeath
$1,403,921Vehicle CrashworthinessParaplegia
$1,401,282Tire FailureAmputation, Spinal Cord Injury, Closed Head Injury
$1,384,736Tire FailueDeath
$1,376,880Vehicle CrashworthinessSpinal Cord Injury
$1,375,175Seat BeltDeath
$1,374,750Fuel System FailureDeath
$1,374,025Patent CaseFinancial Loss
$1,364,396Truck WreckDeath
$1,354,145House FireDeath
$1,350,613Truck WreckDeath
$1,348,000Fuel System FailureDeath
$1,338,000Tire FailureDeath
$1,332,450Patent CaseFinancial Loss
$1,331,400Tire FailureDeath
$1,329,937Apartment Negligence - Balcony CollapseDeath
$1,319,584Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,304,500Tire FailureDeath
$1,302,579Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,290,809Oil Well CollapseFinancial Loss
$1,289,115Tire FailureParaplegia
$1,288,102Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,265,078Workplace AccidentBurn Injury
$1,260,758Pipeline ExplosionDeath
$1,260,000Patent CaseFinancial Loss
$1,259,500Tire FailureDeath
$1,231,989Tire FailureDeath
$1,219,584Drilling Well ExplosionDeath
$1,211,977Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,210,579Tire FailureDeath
$1,207,500Vehicle CrashworthinessQuadriplegia
$1,206,902Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,203,219Workplace AccidentDeath
$1,202,807Truck WreckDeath
$1,196,719Tire FailureClosed Head Injury
$1,196,168Vehicle CrashworthinessParaplegia
$1,194,500Tire FailureInternal Bleeding; Rib Fractures
$1,187,528Vehicle CrashworthinessBroken Neck
$1,187,135Tire FailureDeath
$1,184,929Tire FailureDeath
$1,184,738Vehicle CrashworthinessParaplegia
$1,180,919Chemical LeakDeath
$1,179,722Business DisputeFinancial Loss
$1,175,397Tire FailureDeath
$1,173,568Automotive AccidentDeath
$1,171,206Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,165,750Drilling Rig CollapseDeath
$1,162,579Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,157,033Workplace AccidentSevere Brain Damage
$1,156,620Tire FailureDeath
$1,152,284Dram ShopAmputation
$1,152,245Workplace AccidentDeath
$1,151,367Oil Well AccidentDeath
$1,150,580Tire FailureDeath
$1,148,396Workplace AccidentDeath
$1,148,314Workplace AccidentDeath
$1,146,396Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,138,000Business DisputeFinancial Loss
$1,127,500Tire FailureDeath
$1,124,553Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,123,170Tire FailureDeath
$1,122,966Tire FailureDeath
$1,122,542Tire FailureParaplegia
$1,118,500Medical ProductLoss of Vision
$1,115,287Premises NegligenceInternal Injury - Sexual Assault
$1,114,532Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,108,000Vehicle CrashworthinessParaplegia
$1,106,704Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,106,703Automotive AccidentPermanent Physical Injury - Below Arm sensory loss due to dislocation
$1,105,895Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,105,738Automotive AccidentDeath
$1,101,411Fuel System FailureDeath
$1,099,599Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,094,500Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,093,547Commercial Vehicle AccidentDeath
$1,087,500Tire FailureClosed Head Injury; Fractured Ribs
$1,085,637Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,085,268Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,081,500Defective LighterBurn Injury
$1,079,262Negligent HiringFractured Skull; Brain Injury
$1,078,690Tire FailureArm and Knee Injuries; Internal Injuries
$1,075,330Workplace AccidentQuadriplegia
$1,074,500Propane Tank ExplosionBurn Injury
$1,067,527Tire FailureDeath
$1,067,371Tire FailureDeath
$1,064,674Vehicle CrashworthinessClosed Head Injury
$1,063,528Tire FailureAmputation - Right Leg
$1,062,757Vehicle CrashworthinessSpinal Cord Injury; Closed Head Injury
$1,059,983Tire FailureDeath
$1,055,420Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,053,177Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,051,514Slip and FallTraumatic Head Injury
$1,050,384Tire FailureDeath
$1,047,132Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,046,650Tire FailureDeath
$1,040,780Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,032,511Business DisputeFinancial Loss
$1,031,600School MoldRespiratory Issues and Allergic Reactions
$1,031,227Vehicle CrashworthinessCatastrophic Brain Injury
$1,028,922Retail Store NegligenceDeath
$1,027,000Vehicle CrashworthinessClosed Head Injury
$1,022,007Vehicle CrashworthinessQuadriplegia; Closed Head Injury
$1,020,800Patent CaseFinancial Loss
$1,020,365Tire FailureSpinal Injury
$1,005,000Vehicle CrashworthinessParaplegia
$1,002,500Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$1,000,000Vehicle CrashworthinessBrain Injury
$999,829Tire FailureSpinal Injury
$992,547Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$990,703Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$989,690Automotive AccidentQuadriplegia
$978,984Tire FailureDeath
$968,954Vehicle CrashworthinessParaplegia
$968,722Commercial Vehicle AccidentDeath
$968,500Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$963,833Defective FirearmLeg Injury/Amputation
$962,321Tank ExplosionDeath
$960,169Tire FailureDeath
$951,817Vehicle CrashworthinessParaplegia
$939,735Pipeline ExplosionBurn Injury
$927,425Truck WreckSpinal Cord Injury
$922,207Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$919,500Tire FailureDeath
$918,770Truck WreckSpinal Cord Injury
$918,142Defective Swimming Pool FilterHead and Brain Injury
$911,771Workplace AccidentDeath
$910,486Workplace AccidentAmputation
$907,000Vehicle CrashworthinessTraumatic Brain Injury
$898,899Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$898,186Truck WreckDeath
$876,176Tire FailureDeath
$874,500Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$874,486Tire FailureDeath
$872,019Vehicle CrashworthinessQuadriplegia
$868,946Tire FailureDeath
$866,961Vehicle CrashworthinessQuadriplegia
$866,603Tire FailureDeath
$866,603Tire FailureQuadriplegia
$863,554Commercial NegligenceFinancial Loss
$862,019Pipeline ExplosionDeath
$856,868Vehicle CrashworthinessDegloving of Thigh; Internal Organ Injury; Facial Lacertations
$854,315Plumbing ProductsFinancial Loss
$850,803Premises NegligenceDeath
$849,989Automotive AccidentDeath
$849,167Tire FailureDeath
$849,133Medical MalpracticeDeath
$845,941Industrial AccidentDeath
$842,917Tire FailureDeath
$842,441Vehicle Transmission DefectHip Fracture
$842,040Automotive AccidentDeath
$841,514Tire FailureClosed Head Injury
$841,422Tire FailureDeath
$835,609Vehicle CrashworthinessTraumatic Head Injury
$828,982Vehicle CrashworthinessParaplegia
$824,978Tire FailureDeath
$824,183Workplace AccidentHead Injury; Wrist Injury
$822,360Workplace AccidentBack Injury
$820,342Tire FailureBrain Injury
$820,242Tire FailureUpper Body Fractures; Internal Injury
$818,743Tire FailureSpinal Cord Injury
$818,497Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$818,497Tire FailureDeath
$818,368Vehicle CrashworthinessQuadriplegia
$815,453Barge OperatorDeath
$815,000Trailer House FireDeath
$814,500Tire FailureDeath
$812,139Tire FailureSpinal Cord Injury; Closed Head Injury
$806,184Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$799,897Tire FailureDeath
$795,342Workplace AccidentDeath
$794,537Tire FailureParaplegia
$792,087Vehicle CrashworthinessSpinal Cord Injury
$783,780Vehicle CrashworthinessParaplegia
$783,333Vehicle CrashworthinessParaplegia
$777,098Workplace AccidentDeath
$774,982Business DisputeFinancial Loss
$773,500Business DisputeFinancial Loss
$770,197Automotive AccidentDeath, Spinal Cord Injury
$758,308Tire FailureDeath
$750,000Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$746,120Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$745,210Tire FailureUpper and Lower Body Fractures
$743,750Patent TheftFinancial Loss
$742,991Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$740,000Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$739,500Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$738,664Premises LiabilityDeath
$730,400Automotive AccidentClosed Head Injury; Shoulder and Leg Fracture
$729,189Tire FailureUpper Body Fractures; Internal Injury
$728,963Truck WreckDeath
$722,304Vehicle CrashworthinessCrush Injuries to Both Tibia; Interal Organ Injuries
$721,857Boat AccidentDeath
$720,808Tire FailureDeath
$719,852Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$719,457Tire FailureClosed Head Injury
$717,281Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$715,440Tire FailureTraumatic Brain Injury
$713,902Tire FailureDeath
$712,025Patent CaseFinancial Loss
$710,660Workplace AccidentLeg, Foot, Ankle Fractures; Internal Organ Injuries; Forearm Fracture
$710,500Truck WreckDeath
$709,780Tire Detread/SUV RolloverDeath
$704,500Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$704,330Truck WreckDeath
$703,875Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$697,918Vehicle CrashworthinessParaplegia; Closed Head Injury
$691,583Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$691,406Tire FailureSpinal Cord Injury; Closed Head Injury
$688,745Vehicle CrashworthinessHead Injury & Immediate Quadriplegia
$688,370Tire FailureDeath
$687,867Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$683,092Grain Elevator ExplosionBurn Injury
$683,040Truck WreckDeath
$682,780Truck WreckDeath
$682,193Tire FailureDeath
$681,325Truck WreckFractured Shoulder and Knee; Body Contusions
$679,893Vehicle CrashworthinessUpper and Lower Body Fractures, Internal Injuries
$679,625Tire FailureDeath
$677,296Truck WreckDeath
$675,120Breach of ContractFinancial Loss
$675,000Patent CaseFinancial Loss
$674,064Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$671,250Defective Space HeaterDeath
$671,114Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$669,321Tire FailureDeath
$665,000Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$664,745Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$664,683Truck WreckSpinal Cord Injury
$660,989Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$657,783Medical Device DefectDeath
$656,909Electrical Transfer BoxBurn Injury
$653,785Medical ProductEye Injury
$652,981Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$650,908Tire FailureDeath
$647,714Tire FailureBroken Vertebra; Head Contusions
$646,11118 Wheeler AccidentDeath
$645,208Vehicle CrashworthinessQuadriplegia
$639,600House FireDeath
$638,890Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$634,500Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$634,250Tire FailureDeath
$633,611Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$633,220Medical MalpracticeDeath
$632,930Vehicle CrashworthinessBurn Injury
$632,880Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$630,966Bus AccidentBrain Injury
$621,660Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$619,386Vehicle CrashworthinessBrain Injury
$614,380Tire FailureDeath
$613,841Truck WreckDeath
$613,712Vehicle CrashworthinessQuadriplegia
$610,229Truck WreckDeath
$608,487Tire FailureDeath
$608,060Tire FailureDeath
$603,487Tire FailureInternal Injury - Lungs
$600,032Plant ExplosionDeath
$599,273Workplace AccidentDeath
$597,976Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$596,952Boat AccidentDeath
$595,890Tire FailureDeath
$595,483Tire FailureDeath
$595,220Truck WreckDeath
$592,866Automotive AccidentClosed Head Injury
$592,614Truck WreckSpinal Cord injury; Closed Head Injury
$592,438Patent CaseFinancial Loss
$591,958Breach of ContractFinancial Loss
$590,726Tire FailureDeath
$590,479Defective Fuel TankDeath
$590,098Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$590,007Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$589,705product defect - stoveBurn Injury
$588,603Tire FailureAmputation; Catastrophic Head Injury
$586,240Construction AccidentDeath
$585,603Fuel System FailureDeath
$581,584Vehicle CrashworthinessQuadriplegia
$581,235Automotive AccidentFemur and Wrist Injuries; Head Inury
$578,522Tire FailureDeath
$577,035Medical MalpracticePermanent Physical Injuries - Stroke
$576,209Medical ProductStroke
$576,038Tire FailureDeath
$575,488Truck WreckDeath
$574,191Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$571,727Truck WreckDeath
$570,968Vehicle Defect - Fuel Fed FireDeath
$569,191Automotive AccidentLeg, Hip, Shoulder Injuries, Head Injury
$568,000Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$567,835Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$567,601Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$567,498Patent CaseFinancial Loss
$567,494Drilling Rig FireBurn Injury
$565,711Plant ExplosionBurn Injury
$564,376Truck WreckDeath
$560,712Automotive AccidentDeath
$560,504Workplace AccidentDeath
$559,885Tire FailureDeath
$558,687Business DisputeFinancial Loss
$558,427Automotive AccidentDeath
$558,020Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$557,970Medical MalpracticePermanent Physical Injury - Back
$557,242Vehicle RolloverDeath
$556,463Business DisputeFinancial Loss
$555,907Commercial Vehicle AccidentLower Body Fractures
$555,275Patent CaseFinancial Loss
$553,690Faulty Latch MechanismDeath
$553,648Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$553,640Automotive AccidentDeath
$553,313Fuel System FailureBurn Injury
$552,764Tire FailureDeath
$552,426Tire Detread/RolloverDeath
$551,747House FireDeath
$550,024Vehicle rolloverDeath
$549,838Tire FailureDeath
$549,680Dram ShopDeath
$546,833Workplace AccidentDeath
$545,000Commercial Vehicle AccidentDeath
$537,533Qui Tam - FraudFinancial Loss
$536,312Truck WreckSpinal Cord Injury
$533,833Vehicle RolloverDeath
$532,608Automotive/Tire DefectDeath
$531,003Automotive AccidentSpinal Cord Inpingement
$530,562Tire FailureDeath
$530,447Dram ShopDeath
$529,933Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$527,008Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$525,828Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$525,229Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$525,100Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$525,000Patent CaseFinancial Loss
$525,000Patent CaseFinancial Loss
$521,542Tire FailureDeath
$520,137Vehicle RolloverDeath
$516,304Truck WreckDeath
$514,804Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$514,101Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$513,941Aircraft CrashDeath
$512,414Defective MotorcycleDeath
$511,142Automotive AccidentDeath
$510,937Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$510,624Tire FailureDeath
$509,086Tire FailureDeath
$509,071Vehicle RolloverDeath
$508,069Workplace Oilfield AccidentDeath
$502,105Tire FailureDeath
$501,847Vehicle RolloverDeath
$500,907Automotive AccidentFractures to Ribs; Chest Wall Injury
$498,193Vehicle RolloverDeath
$497,632Tire FailureFractures to Ribs; Chest Wall Injury
$497,266Vehicle RolloverDeath
$497,023Dram ShopDeath
$491,267Tire FailureUpper Body Fractures; Internal Injury
$490,327Vehicle Defect - Air BagDeath
$488,263Hotel Neglect/drowningDeath
$486,380Truck WreckNeck Injury
$483,941Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$482,649Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$482,483Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$478,333Vehicle Defect - Air BagDeath
$477,361Medical ProductHip Replacement
$472,070Medical MalpracticeDeath
$471,855Vehicle CrashworthinessParaplegia
$470,086Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$469,358Defective ATVFractures to Both Legs
$466,358Business DisputeFinancial Loss
$466,222Product DefectBrain Injury
$463,333Automotive AccidentDeath
$458,914Tire FailureDeath
$457,914Vehicle RolloverDeath
$456,790Devaluation of PropertyFinancial Loss
$449,983Vehicle RolloverDeath
$449,404Tire Detread/RolloverDeath
$448,395Tire FailureDeath
$448,245Automotive AccidentClosed Head Injury; Fractured Ribs
$447,235Vehicle CrashworthinessHead Injury
$444,293Truck WreckDeath
$443,01818 Wheeler Struck PedestrianDeath
$442,958Defective SeatbeltDeath
$441,754Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$439,844Plant ExplosionSpinal Cord Injury
$439,344Vehicle RolloverDeath
$438,905Vehicle Defect - SeatbeltDeath
$437,697Tire FailureDeath
$437,487Automotive AccidentDeath
$436,917Automotive AccidentBrain Damage
$433,808Toxic LandfillMultiple Internal Organ Damages caused by contaminated soil
$433,090Tire FailureDeath
$433,018Truck WreckDeath
$432,900Business DisputeFinancial Loss
$431,599Vehicle RolloverDeath
$431,506Tire DetreadSpinal Cord Injury
$428,417Automotive AccidentDeath
$428,374Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$427,944Truck WreckDeath
$427,153Medical ProductDeath
$425,750Vehicle RolloverDeath
$425,250Patent CaseFinancial Loss
$423,997Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$422,638Automotive AccidentDeath
$421,548Vehicle RolloverDeath
$421,363Vehicle Defect - Power WindowDeath
$419,685Tire FailureDeath
$419,538Improper Medical CareKidney Damage
$416,713Truck WreckDeath
$414,761Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$413,538Automotive AccidentDeath
$409,681Automotive AccidentLower Body Fractures
$409,500Patent CaseFinancial Loss
$407,816Automotive AccidentInternal Injury
$407,241Vehicle RolloverDeath
$406,392Vehicle Rollover - Partial EjectionDeath
$406,272Truck WreckDeath
$405,665Tire DetreadDeath
$405,273Tire FailureDeath
$402,299Hotel NeglectParaplegia
$401,984Tire FailureDeath
$401,929Motorcyle Accident - FireBurn Injury
$400,178Medical ProductRhabdomyolysis
$399,083Defective SeatbeltDeath
$398,354Tire FailureDeath
$398,055Automotive AccidentSpinal Cord Injury
$397,936Defective RoadwayDeath
$397,272Automotive AccidentLower Body Fractures
$397,115Vehicle RolloverDeath
$395,562Plumbing and Water IntrusionHouse Damage - Mold
$393,371Vehicle Rollover - Partial EjectionDeath
$393,000Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$391,991Tire FailureDeath
$388,363Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$387,987Tire FailureClosed Head Injury
$385,740Automotive AccidentInternal Organ Damage - Stomach
$384,478Truck WreckSpinal Cord Injury
$384,284Vehicle RolloverParaplegia
$382,745Tire DetreadDeath
$382,736Vehicle RolloverDeath
$380,000Defective SeatbeltMemory Impairment; Spinal Fracture
$378,000Qui-Tam FraudFinancial Loss
$377,375Vehicle RolloverDeath
$371,244Automotive AccidentDeath
$370,294Vehicle RolloverDeath
$370,104Improperly Restrained in AmbulanceDeath
$368,103Vehicle RolloverDeath
$365,000Patent CaseFinancial Loss
$364,432Oilfield Accident - ExplosionBurn Injury
$360,649Commercial Vehicle AccidentLower Body Fractures
$360,149Tire FailureDeath
$359,770Automotive AccidentDeath
$358,970Tire FailurePartial Shoulder Replacement
$358,901Vehicle RolloverDeath
$357,947Automotive AccidentDeath
$357,755Automotive AccidentClosed Head Injury
$357,735Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$356,527Workplace Elevator AccidentDeath
$355,602Vehicle RolloverDeath
$355,549Tire FailureDeath
$355,488Truck WreckDeath
$353,573Vehicle RolloverDeath
$352,040Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$350,626Vehicle RolloverDeath
$348,898Vehicle Defect - SeatbeltDeath
$346,372Breach of ContractFinancial Loss
$342,325Vehicle RolloverDegloving of Left Arm
$340,781Tire FailureDeath
$340,311Medical ProductHeart Damage
$339,915Vehicle Rollover - Partial EjectionDeath
$338,843Vehicle RolloverDeath
$338,713Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$337,997Tire DetreadDeath
$335,678Electrical House FireDeath
$334,602Dram ShopDeath
$334,020Tire DetreadDeath
$333,728Truck WreckSpinal Cord Injury
$333,584Truck WreckDeath
$332,540Automotive AccidentTraumatic Hemothorax
$331,678Workplace AccidentDeath
$328,830Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$327,572Vehicle CrashworthinessBrain Injury
$325,849Workplace AccidentDeath
$323,537Oilfield AccidentDeath
$323,000Workplace AccidentDouble Amputation - Below the Knee
$322,028Oilfield Accident - explosionDeath
$321,766Vehicle RolloverDeath
$321,079Truck/Pedestrian AccidentDeath
$319,963Automotive AccidentDeath
$319,271Workplace Accident - Truck/Train AccidentDeath
$318,493Tire DetreadDeath
$317,826Defective HeaterDeath
$317,198T-Post SnappedLower Body Fractures
$316,900Workplace AccidentDeath
$315,597Tire FailureDeath
$313,982Automotive AccidentSpinal Cord Injury
$313,697Improper Medical CareBrain Damage
$312,723Truck WreckDeath
$312,496Vehicle RolloverClosed Head Injury
$312,284Workplace Accident - ElectrocutionDeath
$310,084Medical MalpracticeDeath
$309,114Vehicle RolloverDeath
$308,708Automotive AccidentInternal Injury
$307,540Vehicle CrashworthinessParaplegia
$307,058Vehicle Defect - SeatbeltDeath
$306,489Workplace AccidentDeath
$305,749Tire DetreadDeath
$305,000Automotive AccidentDisfigurement; Head Injury
$302,500Patent CaseFinancial Loss
$300,452Automotive AccidentDisfigurement, Hip Injury
$300,382Tire DetreadDeath
$299,761Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$299,352Vehicle RolloverPermanent Physical Injuries - Wrist and Arm
$299,200Tire DetreadDeath
$299,192Vehicle RolloverDeath
$298,949Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$298,570Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$298,283Automotive AccidentClosed Head Injury
$296,890MoldHeart Failure; Interstitial Lung Disease
$296,782Tire DetreadBrain Damage
$294,824Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$294,666Medical ProductCardiac Injury
$293,355Truck WreckDeath
$292,469Medical ProductInjury to Fetus
$289,740Automotive AccidentDeath
$289,559Vehicle CrashworthinessSpinal Cord Injury
$285,175Oilfield AccidentDeath
$284,684Vehicle Defect - Air BagDeath
$284,191Tire FailureDeath
$284,157Boat PropellorSevered Limb
$282,270Automotive AccidentBroken Hip; Facial Injuries
$280,117Prescription DrugLiver Damage
$274,910Negligent HiringPhysical/Mental Injury - Sexual Assault
$274,600Utility Trailer DefectDeath
$274,085Automotive/Cyclist AccidentDeath
$273,603Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$272,589Medical MalpracticePunctured Femoral Artery
$270,465Tire FailureDeath
$269,411Construction AccidentChest Fracture; Collapsed Lungs
$268,267Tire FailureDeath
$267,195Medical MalpracticeDeath
$266,835Pipeline ExplosionBurn
$265,327Vehicle RolloverDeath
$264,589Tire FailureDeath
$264,432Truck WreckDeath
$262,640Automotive AccidentLower Body Fractures
$261,811Tire FailureDeath
$258,720Oilfield AccidentDeath
$256,362Medical MalpracticeDeath
$255,435Vehicle RolloverDeath
$254,000Patent CaseFinancial Loss
$252,220Tire Detread/RolloverDeath
$252,062Vehicle RolloverDeath
$246,263Automotive AccidentBroken Pelvis
$239,939Defective RoadwayAmputation; Lower Body
$233,062Toxic Fumes on BoatDeath
$231,994Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$230,586Defective Boat Steering MechanismDeath
$224,062Vehicle CrashworthinessParaplegia
$221,004Vehicle RolloverDeath
$212,052Workplace Accident - ElectrocutionDeath
$207,603Vehicle RolloverDeath
$200,001Vehicle CrashworthinessBrain Injury
$194,646Workplace Oilfield AccidentDeath
$192,259Vehicle CrashworthinessDeath
$187,000Automotive AccidentDeath
$170,646Vehicle RolloverDeath
$157,686Automotive AccidentDeath
$150,408Breach of ContractFinancial Loss
$117,534Vehicle RolloverDeath
$63,235Medical ProductIncomplete Quadriplegic

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Dallas Auto Accident Lawyer

By law, victims of auto accidents have the right to compensation, and you can count on us to give you an honest evaluation of your case.

The rate of car accidents in Dallas is among the highest in Texas. For example, in 2016, there were 38,823 auto accidents involving 81,022 vehicles and nearly 103,388 occupants. Dallas auto accidents accounted for roughly 16.25 percent of the total accidents in the state. Research studies also show that, compared to previous years, the number of auto accidents continues to increase. In fact, there were approximately 4,548 more car accidents in 2016 than in 2015 and 11,230 more auto crashes in comparison to 2010.

If you’ve been injured or lost a loved one in a car crash due to another person’s negligence, then you have the right to file a claim and receive compensation for any pain and suffering incurred. However, the amount of compensation that you receive from the negligent party depends on how you pursue your claim. For the best results, consult with an experienced Dallas auto accident lawyer.

At Thompson Law LLP, we provide car crash victims with dedicated and tenacious legal representation, ensuring that you get fair value for your claim. Our Dallas auto accident lawyer will build a strong case with supporting evidence so that you recover the money that you deserve.

We understand that no sum of money can compensate for a lifetime disability or loss of a loved one, but your settlement can provide relief from medical bills and lost wages. Our attorney will handle all aspects of your case, including the paperwork, as well as the negotiation process so that you can focus on your recovery.

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Leading Causes of Auto Accidents

In order to better understand your circumstances, it’s helpful to know some of the main causes of accidents in Dallas, such as:

  • Distracted driving is one of the top causes of auto accidents. The main source of distraction is mobile devices, followed by putting on makeup or eating behind the wheel.
  • Driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol can slow your reaction time and coordination, which can lead to accidents when drivers can’t make quick decisions on the road.
  • Reckless driving is another cause of fatal crashes. Driving too fast or erratically increases the probability that a crash will result in fatalities. This is due, in part, to other drivers’ inability to react and the difficulty of changing course or slowing down at high speeds.
  • Poor road conditions can also result in car crashes. Snow on the road or open potholes and piles of debris can also put drivers at risk. When paired with distracted driving or speeding, poor driving conditions can lead to more serious injuries.
  • Defective car parts, such as bad tires, bad breaks or defective airbags, are also among the main causes of auto accidents in Dallas.

Auto Accident Injuries

No matter what caused the accident, victims can suffer from serious injuries, including permanent disabilities and death. Here are some of the major injuries that occur in car accidents:

  • Spine, neck and back injuries
  • Shoulder injuries
  • Head injuries
  • Concussions
  • TBI
  • Soft tissue injuries
  • Bone fractures
  • Ankle injuries
  • Internal bleeding

These injuries are severe in nature and require immediate medical assistance, which can be costly. However, if the victim can prove the fault of the negligent party, they can seek compensation for medical bills, such as treatment immediately following the accident, as well as related future medical treatments like corrective surgeries, therapy and pain medication.

This is what our Dallas auto accident lawyer can help you with. We collect extensive evidence to establish a strong and solid auto accident claim for your case.

What Should The Victim Do After An Auto Accident?

First things first, call 911 for an ambulance to help you get to the hospital so that you can receive immediate medical help and a police officer to take a report. If you can stand and move without pain, try to get witness statements.

Get the other driver’s information, including license number, license plate number, and insurance information. All these things are extremely important in building a strong case to prove the fault of the negligent party.

As soon as you are able, contact our Dallas accident attorney so that we can visit the accident scene to collect evidence. As we build your case, we’ll gather the police crash report, accident scene photos, eyewitness statements, manufacturer records, any applicable recall information, and the medical and work records of the negligent driver.

We will conduct a thorough investigation to ensure that no evidence is destroyed and review the case to determine the value of your claim. Based on the facts, findings, review and evaluation, we’ll negotiate with the insurance company or, if needed, go to court to obtain a full and fair settlement on your behalf.

Contact Our Dallas Auto Accident Lawyers For a Free Case Review

According to TopVerdict, Thompson Law won 10 of the top 50 settlements in Texas in 2020, including the 2nd and 3rd largest personal injury settlements in the State. We can help you, too. 

Our personal injury lawyers and their legal team members treat every client with respect, empathy, and compassion. We understand that there is no one-size-fits-all approach, as every case is unique and different. Thus, we offer FREE EVALUATIONS to all potential clients so we can review your case in detail and determine the best legal approach to pursue it.  Further, you will incur no attorney fees or legal expenses unless you get compensated.

Call us at 844-308-8180 today for a free case evaluation and let our experienced Dallas auto accident lawyers represent you. At Thompson Law, we work in the best interest of our clients. We will fight your case to make sure that justice is served and that you get the compensation to which you’re entitled.

Remember, the state law limits the time to file a claim, which is known as the statute of limitations.


What Should I Do When Injured in an Accident?2020-01-23T12:10:12-06:00

Get medical treatment! Your health and safety are the most important thing, and your first priority should be seeking immediate attention from a hospital or doctor. Not sure that you’re injured or how serious your injury might be? You should still seek immediate medical attention if you are in a car accident, truck wreck or any other type of accident. 

Getting immediate medical treatment does two things: First, it makes sure that any injuries you sustained are properly diagnosed and treated and second, it helps eliminate any doubt that your injuries were caused by the accident. Often, the shock and adrenaline of an accident can mask symptoms of injury, but making the mistake to skip getting checked out can have serious consequences. By seeking prompt medical treatment, you protect both your health and your ability to seek compensation for medical bills and time off work, with the help of your attorney. 

Why Do I Need a Personal Injury Lawyer?2020-01-23T12:11:09-06:00

A competent and skilled personal injury lawyer is almost always necessary to get full and fair compensation for injuries you have sustained in an accident. Most defendants, whether individual drivers or commercial vehicle operators, are covered by liability insurance. Those insurance companies are not obligated to protect or take care of you. They are there to take care of the defendant (their customer) who caused your wreck or accident. 

An expert personal injury attorney should be able to help you not only force that insurance company to pay for the injuries and damages the defendant caused, but will also do their best to make sure that you are compensated for every category of damages you may be entitled to, some of which you may not even be aware of: medical bills, future surgical costs, time off work in the past or time you may have to take off in the future, as well as the pain, suffering, and impairment that many injured people experience. 

What Factors Affect My Claim’s Value?2020-01-23T12:12:12-06:00

The largest factor affecting your claim’s value is the severity or magnitude of your injuries. More severe injuries typically require more medical treatment. So it is essential to have all your injuries documented properly by seeking immediate treatment with doctors or hospitals, and continuing under the care and direction of your doctors as long as necessary to heal. Without prompt and consistent medical treatment and documentation, an injury claim becomes very difficult to pursue, let alone win. 

Of course, other factors an also have an impact, and each and every case is different.  Were you injured in a commercial vehicle wreck or truck wreck that totaled your car, or was it a fender bender that did very little damage? Was the other driver intoxicated or drunk, or speeding? A multitude of factors may play into your claim’s overall likely value.  An experienced personal injury lawyer will be able to visit with you and talk to you more specifically about factors which may affect your particular claim.  

Who Should I Call Immediately After Leaving the Scene of an Accident?2018-11-18T21:52:31-06:00

Call an attorney. Your first instinct might be to call your insurance company, but it’s best to seek legal council first so you don’t accidentally admit guilt or take responsibility for the accident. In many cases your attorney will call the insurance company for you to prevent that from happening.

Should I Conduct My Own Investigation?2018-11-18T21:53:20-06:00

Absolutely not. It’s important to leave the investigation to the professionals. They know exactly how to work a case to determine all of the facts and details.

How Long Do I have to File a Claim?2020-01-23T12:13:39-06:00

The real question here is how soon should you contact a personal injury attorney, and the answer is as soon as possible! In Texas, you generally have two (2) years to file a personal injury claim before it is barred by the statute of limitations. However, other states may have different time limits, and you may not always be able to tell on your own which state’s limitations apply to your case! The safest course of action for anybody injured in a car wreck, truck wreck, slip and fall, or any other type of case, is to immediately consult with a personal injury attorney in your area.   

This will help you make sure that your claim will not miss the applicable limitations period.  But second, and just as importantly, it will make sure that the right investigations are conducted and the right steps are taken to preserve the evidence, photos, witness statements, and records needed to successfully pursue your claim in court, should that become necessary. 

What Happens If the Other Driver Does Not Have Insurance?2020-01-23T12:25:11-06:00

If you are injured in a hit-and-run wreck (and are unable to locate the driver) or are hurt in a collision where the other driver does not have insuranceyou are not necessarily out of options in terms of financial recovery. You may still be able to recover for your personal injuries if your own policy has Uninsured Motorist (UM) coverage or Personal Injury Protection (PIP). It’s a good idea to contact your insurance company to confirm what types of coverage you have on your policy before an accident, but if you have been hit be sure to ask these questions before finalizing your claim request. Even if you do not have UM or PIP, the attorneys and investigators at Thompson Law can work to track down the other driver in a hit-and-run accident. To do this, we rely on witnesses who may have captured a photo of the car or license plate and/or available surveillance camera footage that might have captured the wreck.  

What Damages Can I Recover?2020-01-23T12:26:33-06:00

If you are injured in an accident, the robust team of attorneys, paralegals and investigators at Thompson Law is ready to fight to help you get the money you deserve. Damages can include doctor and hospital bills, lost wages, property damage, and can include pain and suffering and even punitive damages in certain cases.  

What Is Uninsured Motorist (UM) Coverage?2020-01-23T12:27:41-06:00

Uninsured Motorist (UM) Coverage can help save the day if you are hit by an uninsured driver or if you are the victim in a hit-and-run collision. In short, UM coverage is an add-on coverage that drivers can add to their auto insurance policies that will protect them in the event that they are in an auto accident with a driver who either does not have insurance or cannot be located. You can contact your insurance provider to confirm whether your policy includes UM. If you do not have this coverage, the personal injury attorneys at Thompson Law recommend that you consider adding UM to your auto insurance policy today. 

What is Comparative Negligence?2018-10-18T11:20:51-05:00

Knowing how comparative negligence works is vital if you live in a state that uses it. In simple terms, comparative negligence implies both drivers can share fault for an accident, but one driver can be more at fault than the other. For example, you are texting while driving when another driver runs a stop sign and hits your car.

A jury finds that the driver who ran the stop sign is 80 percent at fault, but they believe you would have had a better chance of avoiding the accident if you were not texting at the time. They find you 20 percent at fault. You can only collect enough compensation to cover the other driver’s fault. In this case, you would get $8,000 if the jury thinks your case is worth $10,000.

What Happens When the Police Arrive on the Scene?2020-01-23T11:55:38-06:00

Having the police respond to the accident scene is of paramount importance. Make sure that YOU call them and insist that they come and investigate the accident. When the police arrive, they will separate the drivers and witnesses from one another and take statements from everyone involved. Be cooperative, detailed, and firm in describing the accident. The investigating officer will usually determine fault based upon these statements, and it is essential that your version of the events is heard and believed. If you think that you may be injured, make that clear to the officer. If an ambulance or other medical professionals arrive on scene, get checked out. If not, make plans to visit an emergency room or doctor soon after you leave the scene. Before you do leave for this care, the officer will provide you with a report number and their contact information. Make sure this information is safely saved, as it will be very important in any auto accident injury claim you may have.     

The Insurance Company Says My Car Is Totaled. Now What?2020-01-23T11:58:20-06:00

In insurance terms, “totaled” or a “total loss” means that the cost to repair your vehicle to its pre-accident condition is more than the vehicle is worth. Each insurance company has a different threshold for determining if a vehicle is totaled, but generally, if its close, you want the insurance company to “total” your car. Following the determination that your car is a total loss, the insurance company will provide you with their assessment of the value of your car. An experienced auto accident attorney should review this estimate to make sure that you are truly receiving fair market value for your loss.  You absolutely have the right to challenge their assessment, and a skilled attorney knows the best way to do so to maximize your recovery.  

A Family Member Was Injured in an Accident. Can I File a Lawsuit?2020-01-23T12:45:15-06:00

Typically, yes. If a family member is seriously injured or killed in an accident, or if the injured party is a minor child, then it may be appropriate under the law for a parent, spouse, relative, or legal guardian to file a claim or lawsuit on behalf of the injured or deceased party.  These types of claims are complex, and usually depend on the type of relationship involved, as well as the individual facts and circumstances of the injury. Calling the experienced personal injury attorneys at Thompson Law is step one to explore filing a legal claim on behalf of your loved one. 

If I’m Partly to Blame for the Accident, Can I Still File a Case?2020-01-23T12:37:55-06:00

Even if you are partially to blame for a car accident, you may be able to recover some of your damages from the other party. Under Texas’s proportionate responsibility system (also known as comparative negligence), unless you as the claimant/plaintiff are determined more than 51% at fault, you may recover legal damages that are reduced by the percentage you are determined at fault. For example, if you are determined to be 30% at fault, you can recover 70% of your damages from the other responsible party (you can’t recover the other 30% because that was the amount of liability that was determined to lie with you). The personal injury attorneys at Thompson Law can help you navigate this proportionate responsibility system – so reach out online or call anytime for a free consultation.     

Can I afford to hire a great attorney?2020-01-23T12:54:16-06:00

If you or a family member are injured in an automobile accident, you cannot afford NOT to hire the very best attorney available. Thompson Law works on a contingency fee basis. What this means is that you only pay legal fees IF we win for you and AFTER your case is settled. We understand that legal fees upfront are simply too much to deal with after a serious accident where you are dealing with property damage repairs, medical bills, missed work and lost wages. The fact that you owe $0 upfront is an added bonus when you hire great legal representation at Thompson Law.   

How do I know you will take my case?2020-01-23T12:56:15-06:00

If you were injured as the result of someone else’s negligence, there is a good chance we can help you out. We will look at the facts of your accident, whether a car wreck, truck wreck, motorcycle accident, or on-the-job-injury and examine whatever reports or records are available. If we believe that you were injured and it was someone else’s fault, it is likely to be a case we can take. The more information and documentation you can give us about your accident and your injuries, the quicker we can evaluate your case and let you know.  Give us a call or reach out online anytime! 

I had a slip & fall accident. Do I need to hire a lawyer?2020-01-23T12:58:38-06:00

Absolutely.  Premises liability cases, sometimes called “slip and fall” accidents, can be difficult to prove and require prompt action to preserve the evidence and witness statements you will need to pursue a claim. Additionally, Texas law on premises liability has become extremely difficult to navigate and unfavorable for injured parties. Your chances of receiving fair and just compensation for your injuries from a slip and fall increase significantly with a tenacious personal injury lawyer on your side. 

How do I know you are the right personal injury attorney for my case?2020-01-23T12:59:54-06:00

The right personal injury attorney has three major characteristics: Excellent customer service, cutting edge technology, and a willingness to take cases and win at trial. Ask your potential attorney about the client experience they offer, what kind of technology they use to make your life easier, and when was the last time they took a case to jury trial. Asking these types of questions will give you guidance on what kind of experience you can expect as a client and what kind of results you can expect at the end of your case. Thompson Law, LLP has high ratings from clients for its emphasis on customer service, and its attorneys have achieved significant results on small, large, and complex cases alike. No matter if you have been involved in a minor car wreck or are dealing with catastrophic injuries from a rarer and more devastating event like terrible workplace accident, dog bite, or an 18 wheeler wreck, Thompson Law Injury Lawyers can assist you.  

Can I have a free consultation about my case?2020-01-23T13:00:51-06:00

Yes! Thompson Law is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to provide free consultations. If you have been injured in a truck wreck or car accident, hurt in a slip and fall incident, or otherwise injured from the negligence of another person or party, give us a call any time at 1-800-LION-LAW. We can speak to you over the phone, chat online through our website or social media outlets, or arrange an in-person meeting at your convenience. Our team is ready to help! 

I’m in the hospital or unable to travel. How do I meet with a lawyer?2020-01-23T13:01:23-06:00

Thompson Law is available 24/7 to provide free consultations and to sign up new clients. We can sign you up over the phone or we can send one of our experienced licensed investigators to meet you at the hospital or at your home if you prefer. Whether you live in Arlington, Ft. Worth, El Paso, McAllen, or even outside of the state of Texas, we are always here to assist you and provide the resources you need at a difficult time. We do the hard work for you so that you can focus on healing from your injuries.  

I was just in an accident. What do I need to do first?2020-01-23T15:44:56-06:00

Being in a wreck, especially on the highway, can be a terrifying experience. Remember these 6 steps to make sure you are safe and to help preserve your legal case right from the start: 

  1. GET SAFE. Stop your vehicle/move it to a safe place if you are able. Stay close to the scene without obstructing traffic. Activate your emergency flashing lights to prevent other cars from striking you. 
  2. CALL 9-1-1. If you are seriously injured, be sure you request an ambulance when you call. A police report may become critical evidence in determining liability in your case. The police will respond to wrecks involving injuries but may not send a unit for cases involving property damage only.  
  3. TAKE PHOTOS. If you are able to safely do so, take photos of your vehicle, the other vehicle (including the license plate), and the surrounding scene of the accident. You will also want to photograph the other driver’s license and insurance card.  
  4. GATHER INFO. After making sure you and passengers are okay, exchange contact information and insurance information with the other driver.  
  5. FIND WITNESSES. If there are witnesses to the accident, take down their names and contact information. Their statements may help resolve any liability disputes.  
  6. CALL THOMPSON LAW. The experienced team of attorneys, investigators and paralegals are ready to assist you right away. You can even call us to meet you at the scene of an accident.  
I was a passenger in an accident. Can I still claim damages?2020-01-23T13:01:51-06:00

Yes! Passengers in auto accidents are entitled to make claims for their damages and injuries too.  As a negligence-free passenger, who you make a claim against (one or both drivers and their insurance companies), and what coverages are available (third-party liability, first-party coverages, and/or personal injury protection), depends on the specific facts and circumstances of the car wreck.  Injured passengers should call the personal injury attorneys at Thompson Law to assist in navigating these complex issues so that they may receive the fair compensation they deserve.    

I was hit by a car while riding my bike. What do I need to do?2020-01-23T13:02:15-06:00

Bike accidents unfortunately occur more and more often and can cause serious and severe injuries to the cyclist.   

First, stay at the scene.  As soon as it is safe, assess the situation and call 9-1-1 to report the incident.  

Second, when help arrives, receive emergency medical attention.  Get “checked out” even if you think you are okay—the trauma and shock of the collision can cause your body to block out pain and injury. Follow the medical advice of the emergency response team. 

Third, with assistance from the police, exchange and obtain information, such as insurance information as well as the names, addresses, and phone numbers of all witnesses, passengers, and drivers.  DO NOT discuss the facts and circumstances of the bike accident with anyone other than the investigating officer.   

Fourth, document the scene.  Make notes on paper or using your cell phone about the time of day; weather conditions; road or traffic conditions; lighting; location of the vehicles and involved parties; and any relevant road signs, traffic control devices (lights, stop signs, yield signs) etc.  Also, make sure to get photographs of your bike, the driver’s car, and the scene.  

Last, call Thompson Law Injury Lawyers today.  The experienced personal injury attorneys at Thompson Law will help you investigate all applicable insurance coverages and fight to get the compensation to which you are entitled.   

After an accident, how do my medical expenses and other damages get paid?2020-01-23T13:02:50-06:00

An insurance company will not pay medical expenses or other damages as they come due; rather, after they have accepted liability, the insurance company will make a one-time, lump-sum final payment only at the end of your case.  Dealing with medical expenses, and obtaining the proper medical care, after an accident can be tricky. But it does not have to be! Call the personal injury attorneys at Thompson Law, who can explain how to deal with the “day-of” hospital bills, how to continue to receive the care you need, and ultimately how to recover an appropriate settlement that takes care of your bills from the incident as well as fair and just compensation for you. 

How long is the case process?2020-01-23T13:03:34-06:00

Let’s be honest: this isn’t a legal show on TV and your case will not settle in the next hour – or even tomorrow.  The true answer is: it depends.  We find that most cases settle within 7-10 months from date of incident; but the timeframe in your case could be shorter or longer depending on: the facts and circumstances of the accident; the length of time it takes you to complete medical treatment; and the character of the insurance company, or companies, involved in your case.  In the event that your case cannot settle pre-litigation and it becomes necessary to file a lawsuit, that process alone can take 1 to 2 years due to the court system and legal process necessary to prepare for trial.  But because so much of the timeline depends on the facts and circumstances of your unique case, call Thompson Law today to discuss. 


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