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Amarillo Vehicle Accident Report: June 2019



At Tormey & McConnell, we are advocates for educating our community about the importance of safety on the roadways. For this reason, our team of Amarillo car accident lawyers has created a vehicle accident report that provides information about wrecks that took place during the previous month of June.  With this report, we hope to keep our community informed and promote vehicle safety. However, we understand that collisions can still occur. If you or a loved one suffered injuries caused by the reckless behavior of another motorist, our…
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Amarillo Vehicle Accident Report: May 2019



According to the Texas Department of Transportation (TXDOT), “There was 14,299 serious injury crashes in Texas in 2017, with 17,546 people sustaining a serious injury.” Vehicle accidents occur for various reasons including distracted driving and speeding. During the month of May alone, our community experienced many different types of collisions that deeply affected residents. For this reason, we have created a vehicle accident report to bring awareness to the frequency of crashes in our city and the importance of safety on the roadways. At Tormey & McConnell, our…
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Amarillo Vehicle Accident Report: March 2019



Auto accidents happen frequently and can lead to life-altering injuries and, in some cases, death. According to Safer America, “Car accidents are the leading cause of death among young adults ages 15-29 and the ninth leading cause of death for all people.” An automobile collision can greatly affect an individual and their family. For this reason, we believe our community should stay informed on recent accidents that have occurred in order to encourage drivers to use additional caution on the Amarillo roads. Our team of attorneys has created…
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Common Mistakes Drivers Make After Car Accidents



Author: Mike Lewis, Esq., Mike Lewis AttorneysAmarillo Car Accident Attorneys Can Help You Navigate the Legal SystemNumerous people have made costly mistakes after a car accident that caused them to receive little or no compensation. In some cases, victims are unaware of how each decision they make can impact their claim. However, you don’t have to make similar errors.  Seeking compensation for injuries and property damage has its difficulties and the legal system is not always simple to comprehend without legal guidance.   If you or a loved one were…
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Amarillo Vehicle Accident Report: February 2019



At Tormey & McConnell, we are passionate about serving our community. For this reason, we have put together a vehicle accident report that reviews some of the crashes that occurred in Amarillo throughout the month of February. Our team hopes that this report will bring awareness to the community about the devastating effects of car accidents. Furthermore, we hope to encourage drivers to implement safety when they are behind the wheel. If you or a loved one sustained injuries that were directly caused by the negligent actions of…
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Amarillo Vehicle Accident Report: January 2019



Amarillo experienced many automobile accidents in the month of January. At Tormey & McConnell, P.C., we believe in bringing awareness to our community about previous automobile accidents that have transpired. If residents are informed about local collisions, it may encourage motorists to use additional caution when operating their vehicles.  If you or a loved one sustained injuries and property damage caused by the careless actions of another driver, our Amarillo car accident lawyers can advise you on your claim. In order to conclude whether or not you are eligible…
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Amarillo’s Most Dangerous Roads And Intersections For Auto Drivers



Allow Our Amarillo Car Accident Lawyers To Go To Bat For You Texas, the second largest state in the country, is home to almost 30 million people. This population density makes the roads and intersections busy for both residents and tourists.If you or a loved one have been injured in a car wreck, our Amarillo car accident lawyers are ready to help you through the legal process. At Tormey & McConnell, we believe injured victims should receive the compensation they deserve.Accident Statistics In TexasThe Texas Department of Transportation…
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What Causes Semi-Trucks To Jackknife?



Injured In A Wreck? Call A Texas Truck Accident Lawyer TodayTruck accidents happen for multiple reasons and, oftentimes, have catastrophic results due to their immense weight and size.“Jackknifing” is a common cause of truck collisions. Jackknifing happens when the trailer and cab of a truck both fold into a 90-degree angle. This type of truck collision gets its name from the blade and protective handle of a pocket knife that form an acute angle, similar to the truck and its cab.In October 2018, a minivan in Texas crashed…
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Largest Truck Accident Settlement In U.S. History Awarded By Texas Jury



Truck Accident Lawyers Building Strong Cases For Injured VictimsThe largest truck settlement in U.S. history, worth $101 million, was awarded in a Texas courtroom in July 2018. A driver for FTS International, an oil company that carries sand and other materials necessary to frack a well, collided with a driver in a full-size pickup in 2013.The driver of the full-size vehicle survived the crash, but underwent back surgery and had to receive chiropractic care amongst other medical treatments as a result of the accident.Although FTS has strict policies…
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How To Calculate Your Personal Injury Settlement



Speak with a Personal Injury Lawyer in Amarillo to Calculate Your Injury CaseIf you have suffered an injury due to the negligent acts of another person, you could receive compensation for your injuries. Whether the injury was caused by professional malpractice, a slip and fall, or traffic collisions, you should not suffer without being compensated for the pain you’ve experienced. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), “There were 146,571 unintentional injury deaths and 30.8 million emergency department visits for unintentional injuries.” If you or…

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