CenterPoint Energy Workers Injured in Gas Explosion

Seven CenterPoint Energy workers were injured in a natural gas explosion that happened on Friday, March 5th, 2021.  The explosion occurred in the 18700 block of Glenlock Lakes near Klein, Texas. Klein is an unincorporated territory within the extraterritorial jurisdiction of... Read More >

Accidents While Driving on An Icy Road

Ice on a Texas roadway may be invisible if it is black ice. There were 6 dead in a 133-car pileup in Fort Worth Interstate 35W just north of downtown after freezing rain coats the roads. When emergency vehicles arrived there was a total of 26 Fire Department vehicles, 80... Read More >

Texas Freeze Death and Damage Claims Mounting

Lawsuits Filed Over Texas Freeze As news reports of deaths and wide-spread damage from power outages around the State of Texas have continued to roll in, lawsuits have been filed against ERCOT and individual power companies for failing to adequately warn customers of... Read More >

Houston Landowner Liability for Slip and Falls on Ice

For the last week, Houstonians have been dealing with weather issues that are extremely uncommon to our area: ice and snow. Not only do many of us not know how to drive on it, but we also do not know how to walk on it. With this new weather comes questions regarding a... Read More >

Driver Fatigue Likely Cause of Fatal San Antonio Truck Accident

San Antonio, Texas Tragedy struck on January 23, 2021, when an 18 wheeler flew off of an I-37 overpass and crashed, bursting into flames.  The trapped driver was unable to escape before flames engulfed the cab. According to investigators, the truck struck a guard rail and... Read More >

Ford Recalls 3 Million Vehicles with Takata Airbag Defects

Ford is recalling 3 million 2012–2016 vehicles due to potentially defective airbags. The Ford recall covers vehicles fitted with defective airbag inflators that were produced by Takata Corp.  Ford fought the recall of the driver's airbags but the NHTSA rejected their attempts... Read More >

Houston Bicycle Lanes Project Making Cycling Safer

The Houston Bicycle Lanes Project  The city of Houston has started a new bicycle lane project that is expected to make the city more active and safer. The Houston bicycle lanes project is predicted to result in many new miles of bike lanes throughout the greater Houston area.... Read More >