5 Tips To Avoid Pedestrian Accidents This Winter

Just like motorists, pedestrians should take extra care in the colder months. Winter weather poses more hazards, such as icy roads, slippery sidewalks and early sunsets, which results in more pedestrian accidents. Here are five tips for preventing pedestrian accidents in the winter.   1. Walk On Sidewalks In the winter, roadways slick with ice … Continued

Who is at fault for public property injury?

Similar to any other kind of personal injury case, there must be an act of negligence when trying to determine fault for a public property injury. The statute of limitation determines how long a person has to file a personal injury claim. The time frame varies per state, so it is in your best interest … Continued

10 Tips For Preparing Your Car For Fall

The hot days of summer are still among us, but there’s a certain crispness in the air that hints fall isn’t too far away. Before the leaves begin to fall, it’s wise to begin prepping your car for autumn’s unpredictable road conditions. Check out our free infographic for 10 tips to get your car ready … Continued

7 Tips For Preventing Motorcycle Accidents

Does it seem like you can’t go a week without reading about a motorcycle accident in Texas? Texas ranks third in the country for motorcycle registrations, according to Motorcycleroads.com. It’s no wonder that so many Texans want to ride their motorcycles throughout our state. The Lone Star State is full of beautiful routes that are … Continued

Texas Pedestrian Laws: Avoiding Personal Injury

It’s been more than 15 years since Texas has had a day without a single traffic fatality. On average, someone is killed in a motor vehicle accident every two-and-a-half hours and injured every two minutes, according to the Texas Department of Transportation. Just last year, the National Safety Council released its 2015 review of traffic … Continued

Can I Sue If Poor Road Conditions Caused My Car Accident?

When you begin to determine who’s at fault for a car accident, your first thought may be another driver. But what about the road you were driving on? Poor road conditions, lack of maintenance, hazardous construction, or faulty road design can also be to blame for a car accident. A pothole, missing road work sign … Continued

Avoid a DWI: Have A Fun & Safe Fourth Of July

Happy Fourth of July! We hope everyone is enjoying their day off or a long weekend with their family and friends as we celebrate our wonderful country’s freedom! As we celebrate this Fourth of July weekend, enjoy good company and good food, let’s remember to be safe, too. Car Accidents and DWIs Prevalent this Holiday … Continued

Are You Guilty Of Aggressive Driving?

Aggressive driving – as a motorist, this is most likely something you witness on a daily basis. Whether you are commuting to work, dropping your child off at school or simply running errands, you have seen aggressive driving. But are you guilty of it yourself?   What Is Aggressive Driving? A recent study conducted by … Continued

5 Common Questions About Personal Injury Claims

If you are considering filing a personal injury claim after an accident, your mind is most likely buzzing with dozens of questions, from how much is this going to cost to what am I supposed to say to the insurance company. At The VanDeLoo Firm, we receive a number of frequently asked questions about personal … Continued

Is It Better To Settle My Personal Injury Case Or Go To Trial?

If you have been injured at the fault of another person, you may suffer more than just bodily harm. You may suffer financial and economic losses, too. From car accidents and motorcycle accidents to slips and falls to pedestrian accidents, personal injury claims can be painful in many aspects. There are certain Texas laws that … Continued