Archive for the ‘Drunk Driving Accident’ Category

Suing Drunk Drivers in Texas? What You Need to Know and How a Texas Personal Injury Attorney Can Help.

Suing Drunk Drivers in Texas

Being involved in a car accident with a drunk driver can impact your life in a number of negative ways. In the state of Texas, if you have been injured after being hit by a drunk driver, you have a legal right to hold that person accountable for your injuries,…

Drugged Driving Accidents are Increasing and a Car Accident Attorney Explains How That May Affect Your Auto Accident Case.

Drugged Driving Accidents are Increasing

Drugged Driving Accidents are on the Rise Studies have shown that drunk driving accidents are on the decline. Researchers have stated that increasing awareness about the dangers of drunk driving has caused a decrease in drunk driving accidents. However, drugged driving accidents are actually increasing. A study done by the…

What You Need to Know About Suing a Drunk Driver for Injury and Loss in Texas

Drunk Driving Accidents are Often Tragic Drunk driving accidents change lives forever. It is estimated that 1,100 people were killed in a drunk driver accidents in 2013. This means that three people die each day in Texas due to a drunk driver accident. The Law Offices of David Kohm have…

Car Accidents Involving Teen Drivers and Alcohol

Teen Drinking and Driving Accidents

There are many new factors that make driving more dangerous than it used to be. For one, there are simply many more drivers on the road. There are also more distractions than ever before, such as advanced in-car entertainment systems, smart phones, texting and video chat. Many teens who attempt…

What You Should Know About Drunk Driving Accidents Caused by Bar Over Serving Negligence

Drunk Driving Accidents Caused by Bar Over Serving Negligence

Alcohol and vehicles are a dangerous combination. In the year 2015, approximately one-third of all accident related deaths were caused by drunk driving. Society generally places the blame on the driver. However, the law allows other parties to be implicated as well. Bars, restaurants and nightclubs may be held liable…

Tips to Deal With Accidents Involving Drivers Under the Influence of Drugs and Alcohol

Car Accident With a Drunk Driver

If you’ve been involved in an accident with someone who is under the influence of drugs and alcohol, then you know that it can be difficult to get anything done about your vehicle or compensation for your medical bills. A car accident lawyer can file the proper claims to help…

How Alcohol Factors Affect Fault in a Car Accident Case

Alcohol as a factor in car accident cases

About 1,000 people lose their lives each year on Texas roads because of drunk drivers. Countless more suffer devastating injuries and emotional trauma. These car crashes also cause financial devastation to helpless victims who are caught in the wake of drunk drivers. How does alcohol impair safe driving? Alcohol is a depressant. That means…

Intoxication Manslaughter of an Arlington Motorcyclist

DWI Accident Kills Motorcyclist

Late Friday night Arlington police arrest a man suspected of drunk driving after a collision with a motorcyclist. The motorcycle driver was pronounced dead at the hospital later that night. The at fault driver is 28 year old Everett Matheney has been charged with intoxication manslaughter. You can read more…

Deadly DWI Crash in Forest Hill

DWI auto accident in Fort Worth

Around 3 am on November 1, 2015 Fort Worth Police officers arrived at a grim crash scene near the intersection of Hartman and Richard in Forest Hill. A SUV collided with a sedan, resulting in the death of two passengers and hospitalization of 2 others. The driver of the SUV…

Do You Know What to do When Involved in a Drunk Driving Accident?

Being in a car accident is a frightening experience and it becomes even worse when you discover that the other driver is drunk or otherwise intoxicated. Doing the right thing after being hit by a drunk driver will make it easier to successfully endure this stressful experience. The steps you…