Being involved in a car or truck accident can be a life-altering event. Not only is there the possibility that you have sustained serious, life threatening injuries but you also have to think about the amount of money it will take to replace the car that was damaged in the wreck as well as the amount of emotional turmoil that comes along with being involved in an accident like. If you have been injured in an automobile accident in Rio Grande Valley, McAllen or Edinberg, you need an accident attorney who will work overtime to help you get the compensation you deserve. Contact the Law Office of Alex Hernandez Jr. today and find out how we can assist you in your case. You can also find more information about what our accident attorneys can go for you in our blog posts below.

  1. Wrongful Death Lawsuits in Texas – What You Need to Know

    Under Texas Statutes section 71.001, a lawsuit for wrongful death may be initiated if a party dies because of "wrongful act, neglect, carelessness, unskillfulness, or default" of another party. A Texas wrongful death claim may be filed by the surviving spouse, adult children, and parents of the deceased. The claim can be filed singly or as a group. These relatives have three months to file a wrong…Read More

  2. Compensation for Bicycle Accidents in Texas

    Bicyclists in Texas are protected by law. You need to be aware of your rights and privileges that you may exercise as a bicyclist, and more importantly if you meet with an accident. In 2015, Texas witnessed 51 fatalities for bicyclists. Bike accidents are quite common, and even if these don’t involve fatalities, there is a risk of serious and debilitating injuries. Injuries suffered because of b…Read More

  3. How can a Lawyer Help in a Defamation Lawsuit?

    Defamation or slander is a type of personal injury, and in many cases the harm done by slander and defamation can be worse than physical injury. It can destroy carefully cultivated goodwill and set you back financially. A defamation lawsuit can help you regain prestige. With reference to personal injury law, defamation is defined as a false statement that injures somebody’s reputation. It is und…Read More

  4. Questions to Ask a Lawyer Before Hiring One

    Hiring a lawyer to help you with a personal injury case is a serious matter that requires due diligence. There’s a lot at stake for you. You need to go about it the right way. Ideally, you should already be aware of a good lawyer that you can straightaway approach if and when you get involved in a vehicle accident. Follow these steps to vet law firms and hire the best one for your situation – …Read More

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    Proving a Truck Driver Was Unqualified and Caused An Accident

    18 wheeler accidents are often responsible for many injuries, property damage and sometimes even wrongful death. There are certain situations in which an accident is inevitable, however, there are also plenty of accidents that occur that could have easily been avoided. If you were in an accident with a semi truck and you believe it could have been avoided, it’s time to talk to an attorney about …Read More

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    Your Truck Accident Damage Recovery Questions Answered – Pt. 2

    In our last post, we began discussing the many ways semi trucks can be hazardous and cause accidents on the road. We covered why the majority of truck accidents occur, as well as what you can do to ensure that you remain safe while you are driving on the road next to semi trucks. However, what we did not cover was what happens when you are injured in a car wreck caused by a semi truck. If you have…Read More

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    Your Truck Accident Damage Recovery Questions Answered – Pt. 1

    While you may not realize it, the trucking industry plays a huge role in your life. After all, without it, how would you have access to any of the things you need on a daily, weekly or monthly basis? Products from clothes to food to cars are transported on 18 wheelers every single day, making the trucking industry more than imperative to all of our lives whether we take note of it or not. However,…Read More

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    Truck Driver In Tracy Morgan Crash Asking For Charges To Be Dismissed

    The AP (12/21, Porter) reports that Kevin Roper, “the truck driver who slammed into a limo carrying Tracy Morgan, killing one man and severely injuring the comedian, will ask a judge next week to throw out criminal charges against him.” Publicity Problems The AP says that attorney David Glassman said he will ask a judge “on Tuesday to dismiss the case because Roper is unable to get a fair tr…Read More

  9. Alex Hernandez Recognized As Newsweek Premier Personal Injury Lawyer

    Each year, Newsweek compiles a list of the top personal injury attorneys throughout the country. Recognized as Premier Personal Injury Attorneys, each individual has been carefully selected based on past settlements and verdicts, experience, and even client testimonials. The importance of choosing a high-caliber personal injury lawyer cannot be overestimated and Newsweek understands this. Our firm…Read More