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Kay L. Van Wey
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Kay Van Wey’s Legal Guides

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  • Five Basic Tips for Safe Driving Around Trucks

    One of the most devastating types of accidents is with a semi. Although truck drivers are sometimes responsible for these crashes, drivers of passenger cars can be at fault too. Learning how to safely

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  • Possible Long-Term Damages from a Car Accident

    An insurance claim or lawsuit after a car accident usually addresses the victim’s immediate damages, such as property damage, missed time from work, and medical bills. But claimants and plaintiffs may

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  • Negligence Laws in Texas and How They Can Impact Your Case

    Negligence laws determine if an individual can file a claim for injuries. They also can impact the amount of damages recoverable. Because they vary for each state and can change, it’s best to contact an attorney to learn about the most current laws and how they apply to your case.

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  • Overview of a Traumatic Brain Injury

    Sudden trauma, such as in an accident, can cause a traumatic brain injury (TBI). Patients may experience a litany of symptoms and prognoses depending on severity.

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  • Overview of Head Injury from a Motorcycle Accident

    Head injuries are common in a motorcycle accident. Although helmets certainly can provide protection, they don’t always prevent them. If another person’s negligent actions caused the accident, compensation for these injuries may be available.

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  • Common Causes of Car-Truck Accidents

    Car-to-truck accidents can have devastating results. Regardless of who was at fault, drivers and occupants of smaller passenger cars tend to suffer most in these accidents, given the size discrepancy between the vehicles. When this type of accident does happen, it will be critica...

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  • Liable Parties in a Truck Accident

    One of the most complicated types of accident cases is when a commercial truck is involved. This is not only because injuries are oftentimes severe or even fatal, but establishing truck accident liability can be more difficult. More than one party may be liable in some cases. Tru...

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  • On-board Recovering Device as Evidence in a Truck Accident Case

    Most evidence gathered after an accident can be helpful no matter what type of vehicles were involved. However, when a crash occurs involving a tractor-trailer, there are additional ways to prove that a truck drivers negligence may have caused or contributed to the accident. One ...

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  • Damages Recoverable in a Car Accident Claim

    Most car accidents end up being nothing more than a hassle. They may require fixing no more than a dent or ding. But other times they are much more complicated because of significant vehicle damage and serious injuries. Its important to make sure that an insurance claim adequatel...

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  • Texas Car Insurance Laws: Requirements, Coverage, and Penalties

    The State of Texas's car insurance laws has specific auto insurance requirements on both the amount and type of coverage drivers must keep, and specify the punishments enforced if drivers violate the rules. Texas Auto Insurance Minimum Requirements In Texas, car insurance laws re...

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