When you are injured in an accident, whether it be on the road, at a local business or your place of employment, you can bet you’ll need an experienced and passionate lawyer by your side. The legal process for personal injury cases can be a long drawn out process. On the other hand, when you have Alex Hernandez Trial Law on your side, you can bet you will feel beyond comfortable and confident when going through the proceedings. If you live in Victoria and you need a personal injury lawyer, contact us today or get more information in our blog posts below.

  1. Two Dead and Two Injured in Fatal Semi-Truck Accident in Arizona

    Two Dead and Two Injured in Fatal Semi-Truck Accident in Arizona Two are dead and two are injured after a fatal three-vehicle accident Friday around Buckeye Road and 69th Avenue in Phoenix Arizona. A semi-truck that was traveling westbound on Buckeye Road turned left across all lanes of traffic and entered the eastbound lanes of Buckeye Road. The front of the semi collided with a Ford pickup, whil…Read More

  2. More People Are Likely To Die From Opioid Overdose Than Car Accident

    Opioid Overdose Exceeds Car Accidents For the first time ever, Americans are more likely to die of an accidental opioid overdose than in a motor vehicle crash, according to a new report from the National Safety Council. Car crashes were higher than drug overdoses for decades. Both are preventable injuries. The group calculates that the chance of dying from an opioid overdose has increased to 1 i…Read More

  3. Why Do I Need A Car Accident Attorney ? Why Can’t I Just Handle It Without a Lawyer?

    So you've been in an accident and don't know whether you should call your insurance company, call your mother, or last on your mind... call a lawyer. Why do you need a lawyer if the insurance company is going to pay you?   The answer- because they're in the business of not paying claims, it's their business to keep money, to make money, it's a risk business. A lawyer will have knowledge of law a…Read More

  4. Motorcyclist Killed in Crash with Garbage Truck

    A California motorcyclist was killed in a crash with a garbage truck in California the week of January 12, 2019. The crash occurred a little after 7:20 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 9 2019 in the 15200 block of Beach Boulevard according to reports. Reports say the investigation showed that the motorcyclist had been trying to pass the garbage truck on the right and was determined to be the “at fault” dr…Read More

  5. Mesothelioma Victim Recalls Baby Powder Use Throughout his Life

    Mesothelioma Victim Recalls Baby Powder Use Throughout his Life It happened again recently in the Supreme Court of New York County, when the company tried to shut down the lawsuit filed by Edward Rothlein and his wife Sharon following Rothlein having been diagnosed with peritoneal mesothelioma. Over and over in America’s courtrooms, Johnson & Johnson’s Baby Powder is being accused of caus…Read More

  6. Warning: Fire Experts Warn Not to Plug Space Heaters Into Power Strips

    If you use a space heater, fire officials are warning you to not plug it into an extension cord or a power strip. According to fire officials, these devices are not designed to handle the energy load of a space heater and can overheat, and even catch fire. Heating elements inside a space heater can reportedly get up to more than 500°F to 600°F. Residents should plug their space heaters dir…Read More

  7. Garbage Truck Kills Woman in the Bronx

    A city garbage vehicle with a plow apparently struck and killed a woman in the Bronx, New York. Authorities said the victim was struck at Willis Avenue and East 138th Street. She was walking eastbound by herself when she was struck. Investigators say the driver was traveling eastbound on East 138th street and making a left in an attempt to go north on Willis Avenue. The sanitation vehicle continue…Read More

  8. Man in Critical Condition Following a 7-Vehicle Crash

    Man in Cement Truck Crash A man was driving a cement truck for Ernst Concrete when he crashed. The crash occurred  Jan. 8 2019 and involved a cement truck, three motorcycles, and three other vehicles. The cement truck overturned, entrapping the man beneath it. Investigators are trying to piece together what caused the collisions. There are no indications any drivers were impaired at this early…Read More

  9. Main Causes of Swimming Pool Accidents

    What are the main causes of swimming pool accidents? Swimming pool accidents are very common in the United States. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) reports that approximately 3,500 people die from drowning accidents each year. These accidents are mainly due to slips, falls, and improper diving. Swimming pool accidents can occur in public or private pools or even at a private residence. Many s…Read More