Franklin Law Firm’s 411 on Dallas Car Accidents

It happens to the best of us. Regardless of our observance of the speed limit or sobriety, we find ourselves in a vehicular bind. We may or may not be the reason behind the collision; but, regardless, the collision occurred. What are you liable for and what can you do to avoid being held responsible […]

Car Accidents Abroad

Traveling abroad from Dallas is now more affordable than ever. Dallas provides connecting flights from international cities including (but not limited to) Hong Kong, Seoul, and London. Whether it is to our neighboring countries of Canada and Mexico or to a faraway place like Asia, traveling has never been easier. In fact, the flight from […]

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In the Unlikely Case a Car Crashes into Your Home in Dallas

Last Christmas, Texas Roadhouse, a Texas restaurant, saw a bizarre car accident when a woman accidentally crashed her car into the side of the building. The restaurant was luckily closed for the holidays. The owner of the restaurant stated that the vehicle hit the side of the store, causing only minor damages. There were no […]

When Is a Driver Not at Fault in Dallas?

An Uncommon Occurrence A high school student from Denton Guyer High School, just outside Dallas, was killed in a car accident last Friday at the Denton intersection. The student, along with a group of friends, attempted to cross a street near an intersection when the student was struck and killed. The investigation has shown that […]

Car Accident Cases in Dallas: Settle or Go to Trial? Your Guide

When you take legal action for a car accident in Dallas – usually because the insurer won’t pay up or the driver was uninsured – you have two options: You can settle the case out of court through negotiations with your lawyers, or you can take your claim to court and let a judge and […]

Fatal Car Wrecks in Texas: The Sad Truth

A recent article by Citylab, an online publication from The Atlantic, revealed the cold hard truth about Texas roads: They’re some of the deadliest in all of America. In fact, there’s been at least one car crash fatality every day in the Lone Star State for the last 15 years. The last death-free day on […]

Dallas Car Accidents: When Should I Call an Attorney?

Almost every one of us has been in a car accident before. Whether it was a tiny fender-bender or a five-car pile-up on the freeway, car wrecks are a pretty common occurrence in our fast-paced society, especially here in Dallas, Texas. But as you probably know, not all car accidents are created equal. While some […]

Dallas Car Accident Kills 10-Year-Old Child on New Year’s Day

Dallas roads have claimed yet another victim – this time, a 10-year-old girl. The fatal car accident occurred on New Year’s Day around 1:15 a.m., when Jason Jude Benoit caused a three-car accident in the Northern Dallas suburb of Plano. The wreck injured five, and the young girl died from her injuries later than night. […]

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Collect from an Uninsured Driver in Dallas: How To

Though the vast majority of U.S. states have mandatory car insurance minimums on the books, sadly not every driver abides by these laws. In fact, according to the Insurance Research Council, an estimated 13.8 percent of U.S. drivers are actually completely without insurance. Not only is this illegal, it also puts other drivers’ finances in […]

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Uninsured Driver in Texas Busts into Apartment

It sounds like something out of a movie, but what happened December 16 was definitely (and sadly) real life for Ben Rose. As Ben sat in his Irving, Texas, apartment playing Xbox, a Hyundai Sonata plowed through the wall of his living room, hitting him in his chair and injuring him severely. He now has […]