• 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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  • 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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  • Texas Company Cited $50K by Feds in Fatal Rig Accident

    Posted By The Law Office of Daniel D. Horowitz, III, PC || 21-Sep-2015

    The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has levied $50,000 in fines against a West Texas well service company after an oil rig explosion resulted in the deaths of three employees earlier this year. The three men, who were all related, were killed in the accident this past March as they attempted to install a ...
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  • Texas Big-Rig Change Proposals

    Posted By The Law Office of Daniel D. Horowitz, III, PC || 18-Sep-2015

    Truck accidents have become one of the most dangerous types of accidents on roads everywhere, especially in large states like Texas. In fact, in 2013, 493 truck accidents occurred in Texas. Studies indicate that this is more than 12 percent of the 3,906 truck accident fatalities that occurred nationwide in the same year. With the ...
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