Entries by The Law Office of Brian Brunson, PLLC

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Does My Insurance Premium Increase When I’m In An Accident?

In today’s fast-paced world, car accidents have become an unfortunate and inescapable part of life. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reported a staggering 6 million car accidents in the United States in 2019 alone, leading to grievous injuries, property damage, and financial loss. One critical financial repercussion of a car accident is the surge […]

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Why are some vehicles more dangerous and how is safety determined?

Not all vehicles are created equal in terms of safety and resilience. Some modes of transportation, such as bicycles and motorcycles, leave users extremely vulnerable during accidents. On the other hand, massive vehicles like big rigs and buses may boast increased protection due to their size and sturdiness, but navigating busy roads can be quite […]

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How Do I Know If My Car Will Be Considered “Totaled”

If you’re involved in a car accident, you’re probably hoping that your insurer will pay to restore your precious ride back to its pre-crash glory. But, it doesn’t always work that way. Sometimes, the unthinkable happens: your car is deemed a “total loss” or, in simpler terms, “totaled.” What does “totaled” mean, you ask? It’s […]

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What To Do If You’re Involved In An Accident With An Out-of-State Driver

Imagine finding yourself in an accident with an out-of-state driver while cruising along one of Texas’ beautiful highways. Fear not, as there’s a clear-cut plan of action to follow! First and foremost, swiftly maneuver your vehicle to a safe location, turn off the ignition, and set up emergency flares—this will fend off any additional collisions. […]

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Do I really need to hire a personal injury lawyer?

A motor vehicle accident can turn your world upside down, shifting your priorities to healing and safeguarding yourself and your loved ones. When another’s negligence is the culprit behind your injury, countless questions may cloud your mind: Will my car insurance pay for this? Is my injury severe enough to warrant a law firm’s assistance? […]

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The Dangers of Letting Someone Else Drive Your Car

Imagine this scenario, you let someone else take the wheel of your car, and suddenly, there’s an accident. Whose insurance will pay for the damages? Does your car insurance cover other drivers? Unraveling this puzzling question involves understanding several factors that influence the extent of your insurance coverage. Legally, auto insurance is designed to safeguard […]