The Danger of Trucks in Pile-Up Accidents

The Danger of Trucks in Pile-Up Accidents

Getting involved in any type of truck accident puts you at great risk of serious injury if you’re driving a passenger car. Even the largest pickup truck on the market weighs far less and is much shorter than your average semi. These differences can have a devastating impact when the two collide. However, one of […]

What Are Dangerous Dogs? What Are the Owner’s Responsibilities?

What Are Dangerous Dogs What Are the Owner's Responsibilities

Most residents of Houston love dogs. Unfortunately, some dogs are dangerous to people and other animals. Dangerous pets can result in dog bites and attacks on innocent people. In many cases, these attacks result in severe injuries. Texas does not have a legal code for dog bites. However, it does have a code addressing the […]

Truck Recall Subject to Consent Order

Truck Recall Subject to Consent Order

When a new 18-wheeler rolls off the assembly line, it’s assumed to be safe and road-worthy. After all, it’s brand new and made according to industry safety standards. But as it turns out, one North American truck manufacturer, Daimler, failed to comply with at least seven product recalls for manufacturing defects in recent years. Daimler produces trucks […]

Dog Bites and Injuries Are a Risk While Working in Neighborhoods

Dog Bites and Injuries Are a Risk While Working in Neighborhoods

Dog bites are a hazard to children, teens and adults. Even normally even-tempered family pets could become aggressive and bite under the right circumstances, so it’s important to go over some safety tips that can help prevent bites from happening. The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) has said that around 40% of households […]

Rabies: A Potentially Fatal Infection to Avoid at All Costs

Rabies A Potentially Fatal Infection to Avoid at All Costs

Pet owners, as well as anyone who is around dogs, should know that these animals can carry rabies. Rabies is an extremely dangerous virus that is fatal without treatment in the majority of cases. The rabies virus can be excreted in an infected animal’s saliva. HOW LIKELY IS IT FOR A PET DOG TO CARRY RABIES? IS […]

How Can Dog Bite Scarring Harm Children Over The Long Term?

How Can Dog Bite Scarring Harm Children Over The Long Term

Many people think that children are resilient and will overcome almost anything that they have to face. While it’s largely true that they can bounce back from a lot of things, certain traumatic events — like a dog attack — might not be so easy to overcome. Some children face significant mental health issues when […]