Category Archives: Car Accidents

First Steps for a Successful Car Accident Case

First Steps for a Successful Car Accident Case

The first steps for a successful car accident case are to: 1) seek medical attention, 2) collect and document evidence at the scene of the crash (if you are physically able), and 3) contact an experienced attorney as soon as possible. Doing so will protect your rights and maximize your potential compensation. Our experienced Texas […]

Texas Car Accident Guide

Texas Car Accident Guide

The Texas Car Accident Guide was created by Garcia & Ochoa to help injured residents hold negligent drivers and their insurance company accountable. Call today for a free consultation. When we get in our car, we seldom think about the hazards of driving. Most of the time, our drives are uneventful, with an occasional near-hit […]

How Basic Safety Protocols & Extra Precaution Can Save Your Life!

How Basic Safety Protocols & Extra Precaution Can Save Your Life!

If you are anywhere from the age of 1 to 44, you may be surprised to learn that the leading cause of death for your age group isn’t cancer or heart problems or any medical condition for that matter. According to the CDC, the thing that kills more 1 to 44 year old people in the […]

Attention Texas Residence: Texas Drivers Are Ranked 5th-Worst In The US

Attention Texas Residence Texas Drivers Are Ranked 5th-Worst In The US

Though most of us do it every single day, driving is one of the most dangerous activities that most people will participate in. It certainly, doesn’t help, though, when the drivers you are sharing the road with are practicing bad driving habits, ignoring driving safety recommendations, and overall making the road a more dangerous place […]

What You Need to Know About Uber & Lyft Accidents  

What You Need to Know About Uber & Lyft Accidents  

Rideshare companies such as Uber and Lyft have revolutionized the transportation industry, making it easier and more affordable than ever before for people all over the country to pay for a ride to their destination. However, the revolution of an industry that was already accident-prone has created a whole new category of accidents as well, […]

How To Prevent A Car and Tire Defect Accident By Ensuring That Tires Are Properly Installed

How To Prevent A Car and Tire Defect Accident By Ensuring That Tires Are Properly Installed

Most people who have owned a car understand that there are important parts of owning a car that will ensure both the safety of those inside of the car and the longevity of the car itself. One of the key parts of automobile upkeep is tires and, specifically, tire installation. It is important to make […]

Car Accident Rates On The Rise: More Than Texting While Driving

Car Accident Rates On The Rise More Than Texting While Driving

Anyone who has spent time behind the wheel of a motor vehicle understands that there is a risk of suffering a car accident everyone time the rubber meets the road; however, some accidents are more serious than others. While some car and truck accidents may be little more than fender benders, a fatal accident could […]

Impacts For Rental Cars As Recalls Remain High

Impacts For Rental Cars As Recalls Remain High

Rental cars are part of the backbone of the travel industry as people often travel to places where taxis are rare and mass transit is non-existent. When people touch down in a foreign place, they already have enough to worry about with food, lodging, plane tickets, directions, and safety. They shouldn’t have to worry about […]

7 Leading Causes of Fatal Car Accidents

7 Leading Causes of Fatal Car Accidents

Most people who have ever been behind the wheel of a car understand that there is always a chance that a car accident can occur on the road. While some car accidents might be unavoidable, other car accidents are the result of negligence or careless driving and even the smallest of car accidents has the […]

How To Prevent Getting In A Car Accident?

How To Prevent Getting In A Car Accident?

Car accidents are a known risk of driving on the open roads. While some car accidents might be unavoidable, there are some car accidents that could absolutely have been avoided. Because car accidents can cause heinous injuries even in small accidents, it is vital that everyone takes the time to place themselves in the safest […]