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By: Chris Brasure

How to Seek Legal Help for Work-Related Injuries: Your Comprehensive Guide

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Work-related injuries are unfortunately common and can have significant impacts on an employee’s physical, psychological, and financial well-being. According to estimates from the 2022 SOII, Texas private industry employers reported 178,800 total recordable nonfatal cases for 2022. This represents an incidence rate of 1.9 cases per 100 equivalent full-timeworkers. Understanding…

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What to Do If You Slip and Fall and Get Hurt: A Comprehensive Guide

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Slipping and falling can be a sudden and jarring experience, often leading to injuries that require immediate attention. According to the National Fall Safety Institute, falls lead to more than 8 million emergency room visits, making them the top reason for such visits (21.3%). Of these, slips and falls contribute…

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What Legal Steps Should You Follow When Involved in a Car Accident with an Uninsured Driver?

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What Should I Do After a Car Accident with an Uninsured Driver? In Texas, a “fault” state, all drivers must carry liability insurance to pay for the damages and injuries of the party they’ve collided with. Most accidents in Texas require that you take the same basic steps after they’ve…

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How Can You Effectively Document Evidence at the Scene of a Car Accident to Support Your Claim?

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What Type of Evidence Should I Collect After My Car Accident? If you’ve had a car accident in Texas, and another’s negligence caused it, any evidence you collect at the scene can be critical in proving and winning your compensation case. In any accident case, the burden of proof for…

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How Can I Claim Compensation for Injuries Sustained in a Ride-Sharing Accident?

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If I’m Injured In a Ride-Sharing Vehicle, Is Getting a Settlement More Challenging? Many people and families today use ride-sharing vehicles (such as Uber or Lyft) to get around, which has significantly changed how we travel. Ride-sharing cars are affordable, commonly reliable, and convenient. However, on today’s busy roads, these…

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How Do You Prove a TBI Case?

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Can a Traumatic Brain Injury Alter My Life? The answer to this question is a resounding, yes it can. Even a moderate traumatic brain injury (or TBI)  can change your life forever and impose extreme physical, emotional, behavioral, and financial changes on you and your family. Texas has outlined legislative…

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Do TBI Patients NEED A Neuropsychological Exam?

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I’m Chris Brasure, and today, I want to visit with you about what a neuropsychological examination is and whether or not a traumatic brain injury patient should get one. A neuropsychological exam is a special kind of process that has been developed to determine what kind of injury a TBI…

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Concussions & Post-Concussion Syndrome

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I’m Chris Brasure. Today, I’d like to talk about concussions and post-concussion syndrome and exactly what that is. Definition The Center for Disease Control defines a concussion as a blow to the head or a traumatic brain injury from a bump, blow or jolt to the head, by a hit…

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3 Common TBI Myths You MUST Know

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I’m Chris Brasure, and today I want to talk with you about three common traumatic brain injuries myths that you really should know about. The first common myth is that in order for someone to have a traumatic brain injury, you have to be knocked out cold. The second myth…

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Three Things You MUST Know If You Are Suing For Brain Injury

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I’m Chris Brasure. And today I’d like to talk about three things that you need to know if you’re considering suing somebody because of a brain injury, whether your own or that of a loved one. Those three things are: who is responsible, what prove you have that that person…