Round Rock Police Department has issued a new community-led alert program – B.A.R.K., or Be Aware of Residential K9s – that brings awareness to pets, their owners, and responding safety personnel. In partnership with the Animal Control Unit, B.A.R.K. provides … Continued
Austin has been hit with another arctic freeze; precipitation drizzle covers the city causing slick roadways – and worse – black ice. This morning, several Central Texas school districts delayed classes in response to icy and frozen road conditions. KXAN … Continued
Motor vehicle accidents can happen in an instant – what do you do after a car crash? Who do you call? The office of McMinn Law Firm wants you to be informed, educated, and ready to navigate any … Continued
Austin Car Accident Fatalities Nearly Double When Comparing Jan 2015 to Jan 2014 Let’s hope the escalating number of fatal car crashes in Austin in January 2015 compared to January 2014 won’t prove to be a trend throughout the year. Austin’s fifth fatal auto accident … Continued
One month into 2015 and Austin has seen four pedestrian accident fatalities. Contributing factors, such as failure to obey traffic laws and distracted driving, have prompted Austin Police Department to launch the Vision Zero Pedestrian Safety Initiative, as part of the ‘arrive … Continued
Our lawyers are highly trained in motorcycle accident cases and are available to give you a free consultation upon request. If you are involved in an Austin motorcycle accident, call the McMinn Law Firm today at (512) 474-0222.
In my experience, people who are involved in motorcycle accidents experience far greater injuries than those sustained in regular car accidents. In 2007 there were 375 motorcyclists killed in the state of Texas, of those 60 percent were not wearing a helmet.
Tuesday, January 20, added another auto pedestrian fatality to Austin’s list of traffic related deaths. Edward Floyd Fisher was crossing southbound on Norwood Park Boulevard when he was hit by a motorist traveling west from Clock Tower Drive. The vehicle … Continued
On Saturday, January 24, Austin Police Department responded to a car accident near the 7300 block of Burleson Rd. Officers arrived on scene at 4:17 am to found the victim, Kassie Renee McCright, had succumb to injuries sustained from a two-car … Continued
January’s McMinn Law Firm Settlement Update includes settlement recovery for the victim of a South Austin DWI car accident. “Victim of DWI Car Accident Recovers $104,750 South Austin DWI collision leaves limo bus driver with multiple injuries and subsequent surgery. … Continued