Despite all the traffic laws that have been passed, and despite all the PSAs educating the public, the rate of vehicle accidents continues to remain fairly steady each year. Victims of car accidents can and often do sustain injuries that leave them suffering from permanent disabilities and chronic pain. Fortunately, car accident victims are protected by the law, allowing them to pursue legal action against the party or parties who caused the accident in order to recover financial compensation for their losses.
No matter your role in a traffic accident – driver, passenger, or pedestrian – it is critical to understand what all of your options are in order to receive the financial compensation you deserve. The following are some of the most common avenues that a car accident attorney can take on your behalf.
Texas law requires all vehicle owners to have a minimum amount of $30,000 per injured person in insurance coverage, up to at least $60,000 per accident. Drivers must also have a minimum of $25,000 in property damage coverage....