Blog

Construction Accident Attorneys

Why The Texas Construction Industry Is So Dangerous

There are many things about Texas that makes the state unique. In addition to being known as a business-friendly state, Texas is also home to a booming construction industry that employs thousands of Texan workers. Unfortunately, the construction boom came with substantial risks.

Continue reading
Types of Burn Injuries

Types of Burn Injuries

Most people have suffered a burn injury in their lives. Injuries like sunburns or blisters from accidentally touching a hot pan are extremely common and usually heal on their own without medical treatment. However, there are other types of more serious burn injuries that can cause permanent damage and even death.

Continue reading
Houston Distracted Driving Accident Attorneys

5 Most Dangerous Distractions For Drivers

Most people are well aware of the dangers of distracted driving, but that doesn’t stop them from engaging in distracting behaviors. The Houston distracted driving accident attorneys at Dax F. Garza, P.C. see injuries from distracted driving accidents all too often, and we have identified five of the most dangerous distractions for drivers.

Continue reading
Medtronic Defibrillator Lawyer

Medtronic Defibrillators Facing More Problems

Patients with Medtronic Defibrillators already know firsthand how defective these devices can be. In addition to previously known issues, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued another warning for patients: these devices could be vulnerable to hacking. In a recent warning letter, the FDA cautioned patients that a software update must be made to protect the device from cybersecurity vulnerabilities.

Continue reading
wrongful death

Types Of Compensation In A Wrongful Death Case

Losing a loved one is an extremely tragic experience. It can be particularly painful if the death was caused by the negligence of another person or company. For family members who have lost a loved one due to another’s negligence, getting answers and pursuing justice can potentially help ease the burden of loss. While there is no amount of money that can erase the pain of losing a loved one, families can pursue financial compensation to relieve financial burdens associated with their personal loss.

Continue reading
truck accident lawyers

Common Causes of Truck Accidents

Large trucks are crucial to the transportation industry. Most people don’t go a single day without buying or using something that spent time being transported by an 18-wheeler. Although these vehicles are integral to our transportation industry, they do pose serious risks on the roadways. As experienced personal injury lawyers, we have seen firsthand how dangerous truck accidents can be.

Continue reading
mass tort

What Is A Mass Tort?

If you have been injured by product such as a medical device, you may have run into the phrase “mass tort” and be wondering exactly what it means. Many injury cases are handled in consolidated litigations called mass torts; and, this type of case can be very beneficial for plaintiffs. Mass torts have several key features that make them different from other types of cases.

Continue reading
Texas Insurance Attorneys

Insurance Companies Wrongfully Denying Valid Hurricane Harvey Insurance Claims

It’s been nearly a year since Hurricane Harvey devastated the Texas coast, but for many, Harvey is still top of mind. Thousands of Texans have filed insurance claims with their insurance companies only to face unnecessary delays and eventually wrongful denials. This has drastically slowed down recovery for many, and has prevented property owners from making needed repairs.

Continue reading
Car Accident Lawyer

What To Do After Witnessing A Car Accident

  • by Dax Garza
  • June 12 2016
  • News

Smartwatches and fitness trackers are becoming a popular trend in today’s society, with devices such as the Fitbit, Apple watch, and Garmin Vivofit leading in popularity. These devices are advertised to monitor your everyday activity levels in an effort to promote a healthier lifestyle. In order to work appropriately, fitness trackers and other wearable technology devices must collect data about the wearer. This data is trackable and works essentially the same as black box data in an automobile or airplane, remaining available for review long after the collection date. This allows users to monitor their motion levels to ensure an increase in exercise and wellness activities over a long stretch of time. Recently, however, this data has been fouve means as well – even legal claims.

Continue reading
Dax F. Garza, P.C.

Fitness Trackers Being Used in Lawsuits

  • by Dax Garza
  • June 12 2016
  • News

Smartwatches and fitness trackers are becoming a popular trend in today’s society, with devices such as the Fitbit, Apple watch, and Garmin Vivofit leading in popularity. These devices are advertised to monitor your everyday activity levels in an effort to promote a healthier lifestyle. In order to work appropriately, fitness trackers and other wearable technology devices must collect data about the wearer. This data is trackable and works essentially the same as black box data in an automobile or airplane, remaining available for review long after the collection date. This allows users to monitor their motion levels to ensure an increase in exercise and wellness activities over a long stretch of time. Recently, however, this data has been used in lawsuits.

Continue reading
  • Do I have a claim?

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Dax F. Garza
Rated by Super Lawyers


loading ...