• New Takata Airbag Death Reported in Texas

    Posted By The Law Office of Daniel D. Horowitz, III, PC || 12-Apr-2016

    Last month, a 17-year-old driver of a recalled 2002 Honda Civic was killed after a Takata airbag ruptured during a rear-end collision in Fort Bend County, Texas. According to U.S. regulators, this accident marks the tenth fatality linked to an airbag defect that has prompted a worldwide recall of millions of vehicles. Nine of these ...
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  • New Federal Safety Rules Could Mean Less Road Time for Truckers

    Posted By The Law Office of Daniel D. Horowitz, III, PC || 05-Apr-2016

    In spite of FMCSA regulations, many truck drivers resort to deceptive tactics in order to clock hours of illegal overtime or hide violations of rules means to reduce their risk of getting into an accident. Because most drivers log their hours on paper, it is not difficult to conceal extra time on the road by ...
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  • Faulty Air Bags Behind Mercedes-Benz Recall

    Posted By The Law Office of Daniel D. Horowitz, III, PC || 04-Feb-2016

    Mercedes-Benz is the latest in a list of auto manufacturers recalling vehicles over airbag malfunctions. According to a report posted by the company on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) website, the automaker has recalled 126,000 vehicles in the U.S. over a defect in the airbag control unit. The malfunction either causes the airbags ...
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  • Pasadena Chemical Plant Explosion is Latest in String of Houston Accidents

    Posted By The Law Office of Daniel D. Horowitz, III, PC || 21-Jan-2016

    A deadly explosion at a Pasadena chemical plant last week is just one of at least ten other tragedies that have occurred since the DuPont chemical explosion 14 months ago in La Porte. The explosion occurred early in the afternoon at the PeroxyChem plant, and is believed to have been caused by an over-pressurized tank ...
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  • Texas Woman Killed in Head-On Collision with 18-Wheeler

    Posted By The Law Office of Daniel D. Horowitz, III, PC || 15-Jan-2016

    A 43-year-old Mexia woman was tragically killed last Friday night in a head-on collision with an 18-wheeler driven by a state prison inmate. The accident occurred on Highway 7 at County Road 181, east of Marlin, at approximately 5:10 p.m. The woman was travelling eastbound in a 2015 Nissan Versa when she was struck by ...
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