• Don’t Die at Work

    Posted By The Law Office of DDH || 18-Aug-2017

    Texas Ranks in Top 5 Deadliest States to Work Maybe you know someone who is looking to move to Texas this summer, whether they’ve just graduated or are changing careers. Encourage them to look into the workplace safety initiatives at any company they’re interviewing with. A new report released by Zippia ranks Texas in the ...
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  • It Can Wait!

    Posted By The Law Office of DDH || 20-Jul-2017

    On Tuesday, May 6, 2017, Governor Greg Abbott signed into law a measure (HB 62) that bans texting while driving across the entire state of Texas. This is the second time the bill has passed through the state legislature, but the first time being signed into law. While Texas has not previously implemented a state-wide ...
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  • 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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  • Gas Line Explosions Lead to New Safety Proposal

    Posted By The Law Office of Daniel D. Horowitz, III, PC || 22-Mar-2016

    United States officials are taking action to strengthen safety regulations governing a 300,000-mile network of natural gas pipelines after a number of explosive accidents, including a San Bruno, California explosion that injured 50 people and killed eight more six years ago. The proposal by the Department of Transportation would expand inspection and repair rules to ...
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