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Drunk Driver Found Asleep Behind The Wheel

A drunk driver was arrested in Houston this past weekend for falling asleep behind the wheel while driving. He tried to drive away, but crashed shortly thereafter. Driving while intoxicated (DWI) means your blood alcohol concentration (BAC) level is 0.08% for drivers 21 and older or any detectable amount for drivers under the age of 21. Drunk…

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Stop Sign Safety

Have you ever wondered why a stop sign is red or why it is shaped like an octagon? The design of the memorable red stop sign has evolved over time in order to more quickly grab the attention of drivers so they can react faster. According to Brown University, the first stop signs were posted…

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Tragic Bus Accident Statistics

While the bus system is certainly efficient and convenient for most Americans, many ignore the fact that bus rides can also be incredibly dangerous.

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Houston Distracted Driving Accident Attorneys

Distracted Driving Awareness Month 2019

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month, so we are encouraging all drivers and passengers to put down the phones, ignore the calls, stay alert, and just drive.

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Pedestrian Accident Liability in Texas

Increasing numbers of distracted and negligent drivers have now led to Texas being the 13th highest ranked state for pedestrian deaths.

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Failure To Adhere To Move Over Laws Causes Serious Accident

According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, many Texans aren’t sure what action to take when an emergency vehicle emerges with sirens and lights on.

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This Spring, Remember To Drive Safely In The Rain

A recent fatal accident in Texas caused by a woman speeding on wet roads serves as an unfortunate reminder for drivers to be extra cautious when driving on wet roads this spring.

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Move Over Laws

Texas Move Over Laws

Nearly everyone has heard the impressive sound of sirens on fire trucks, police cars, and ambulances. Despite this, many people are unsure exactly how to share the roads with these vehicles. Move Over Laws dictate what actions motorists are required to take when emergency vehicles are on the roads. Knowing and abiding by these laws is incredibly important because they help prevent collisions between first responders and passing motorists.

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Texas Car Accident Attorneys

It’s Been Over 18 Years Since Texas Has Gone A Day Without A Traffic Fatality

Everyday, millions of Texans take to the roads. Despite how often most of us get behind the wheel, we often don’t think of how dangerous the roadways in Texas are. The reality is that Texas roadways continue to see tragic accidents on a regular basis. In fact, it’s been over 18 years since Texas has gone a day without a traffic fatality.

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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.

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