Car Accidents and the First Settlement Offer | Ted B. Lyon & Associates | iStock-832096034

Car Accidents: Don’t Take the Insurance Company’s First Settlement Offer

After a car accident, you may be left with injuries that require medical treatment, time off of work and more. After filing a claim for compensation, the insurance company may come back with a promising initial settlement offer. We recommend consider...

How Can an Attorney Help With a Car Accident Injury Claim? | Ted B. Lyon & Associates | iStock-1053768310

How Can an Attorney Help With a Car Accident Injury Claim?

After suffering injuries due to a car accident, it’s easy to feel the pressure of medical bills and loss of work. As you file your car accident injury claim to help offset these expenses, it’s important to consider asking for help. Although you...

What Damages Can I Seek in a Wrongful Death Claim? | Ted B. Lyon & Associates | iStock-1007950266

What Damages Can I Seek in a Wrongful Death Claim?

The sudden loss of a loved one is shocking under any circumstance, but when the death results from the carelessness of someone else, the pain and anger are somehow magnified. In Texas, auto accidents and workplace accidents are the most frequent caus...

Why Not All Personal Injury Cases Go All the Way to Trial

Why Not All Personal Injury Cases Go All the Way to Trial

If you were injured by the negligence of someone else, such as another driver, an employer, or a business, you may have the right to pursue a personal injury lawsuit to recover compensation. While it’s true that this means you’ll need a lawyer, i...

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder: Understanding Your Rights After an Accident

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder: Understanding Your Rights After an Accident

Severe car accidents are traumatizing situations for all involved. While car accidents may result in physical injuries such as whiplash, fractures, lacerations and burns, they can also result in emotional and psychological injuries, invisible to the...

Where Do Car Accidents Happen the Most?

Where Do Car Accidents Happen the Most?

Around 6 million car accidents happen in the United States each year. During these accidents, approximately 3 million people experience injuries resulting from the crash. To avoid an accident, it’s critical to remain vigilant while you’re drivin...

Determining Liability in a Multi-Car Crash | Ted B. Lyon & Associates

Determining Liability in a Multi-Car Crash

In the immediate aftermath of an auto accident, of course, your first thoughts are about determining the extent of your injuries, seeing if everyone else in your car is ok, and finding out whether anyone was hurt. The second thoughts, for most people...

What Evidence Makes a Successful Personal Injury Claim?

Personal injury cases require evidence. The more evidence there is to support your claim, the more likely you will obtain the compensation you deserve. Evidence cuts down on the “he-said-she-said” arguments and helps judges and juries understand ...

Are You Entitled to Compensation for an Accident if You Have Been Previously Injured?

Many people who’ve been injured by a defective product, in a car crash or a work accident believe that they have no right to compensation if they had an injury prior to the accident. This is not necessarily true. Your preexisting injury does not au...

Tips to build a strong personal injury claim after a car accident

Auto accidents are always unfortunate and inconvenient, but they can be even more devastating if you are injured. If you are hurt during a collision, it is important to takes steps right away to support a potential legal claim. First, you should be s...