The Dangers of Infections in Nursing Homes

By CAMlawNursing Home Abuse & Neglect

It is impossible to see germs, but they are all around us. In a nursing home, these germs can spread quickly and cause devastating infections like sepsis, colds, pneumonia, streptococcus, listeriosis and urinary tract infections. Elderly patients have been known to suffer serious and fatal infections that could have been prevented. Many elderly patients in nursing homes have poor or …

School Bus Accident Causes Injuries

By CAMlawCar Accidents

A female motorist was injured in a traffic accident after the vehicle she was driving collided with a school bus. Officials have not released information regarding who was responsible for the crash. The woman driving the car was injured in the crash, but no children were injured. School bus accidents often result in injuries because of the size and weight …

How to Document Damages for Your Personal Injury Claim

By CAMlawCar Accidents

It is common for insurance companies to offer inadequate settlements that do not fully cover the damages and losses suffered by your car crash. If you have been hurt in an Texas car accident, it is crucial that you carefully document your losses and contact a skilled attorney who can help you pursue fair compensation. Every loss that is directly …

Man Killed in DUI Rollover Accident

By CAMlawCar Accidents, Drunk Driving Accidents

A 41-year-old man was killed in a car accident when he was ejected from a rolling vehicle. Officials say that alcohol was a contributing factor in the accident. The vehicle, driven by a 28-year-old man, ran off the right side of the road and rolled twice. The fatally injured victim was ejected through the rear window. The driver and another …

How to Prevent Fall-Related Injuries in Nursing Homes

By CAMlawNursing Home Abuse & Neglect

According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, approximately 1,800 elderly adults in nursing homes are killed each year from injuries caused by falling. Those who survive fall-related injuries can suffer permanent disabilities and a reduced quality of life. But there are steps that Texas nursing homes can take to prevent these types of tragic injuries, such as: …

Hit-and-Run Crash Involves Speed and Alcohol

By CAMlawCar Accidents, Drunk Driving Accidents

An 18-year-old man was arrested after crashing into an SUV and leading police on a high-speed chase. Officials say the young driver was intoxicated when he crashed into the SUV, causing it to flip onto the road’s shoulder. The driver then led police on a chase at speeds of up to 100 m.p.h. before being arrested. The authorities described him …

4 Steps to Take After a DWI Accident

By CAMlawDrunk Driving Accidents

After you are hit by a drunk driver, you are in shock and might not know what to do next. To ensure you get fair compensation, here are some steps to take if you are ever the victim of a drunk driving accident: Contact the police immediately: If you or a loved one was injured you should call 911 right …

Texas Nursing Homes Lead the Nation in Serious Violations

By CAMlawNursing Home Abuse & Neglect

If your loved one is in a nursing home in Texas, make sure you check the nursing home’s background. More nursing homes in Texas have been cited for serious violations than in any other state, according to data compiled by ProPublica. A recent Dallas Observer article shared that one reason for the high number of serious violations could be how …

5 Tips on How to Stay Safe While Boating

By CAMlawBoating Accident

Taking the boat out on a beautiful day is a fun way to connect with family and friends, but it can also be dangerous. The U.S. Coast Guard states that in 2011 there were 4,588 boating accidents that involved 758 deaths. To keep you and your loved ones safe on the waterways, here are five U.S. Coast Guard safety tips …

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