Maritime Lawyer Matthew Shaffer Honored Again in Best Lawyers List

For the 9th year in a row, Matthew Shaffer has been selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best...Read More

Crewmember Dies After Fall Onto Ship Deck

The chief officer of a vessel docked at the ExxonMobil Refinery Dock in Beaumont was killed in maritime accident on...Read More

Tips for Sharing the Road with School Buses

Riding a school bus is among the safest possible transportation modes for your kids. The National Highway Traffic Administration shows...Read More

10 Pedestrian Safety Tips For Your Kids As They Head Back To School

It’s back to school time again, and the Texas auto pedestrian accident attorneys at Schechter, McElwee, Shaffer and Harris want to offer...Read More

Australian Mining Co. to Pay Record $2.2M in Asbestos Mesothelioma Case

An Australian mining company was ordered to pay a record $2.2 million to a man exposed to asbestos while working...Read More

Save Lives: Remember to Stop on Red

It’s National Stop on Red Week, a time dedicated to spreading awareness about the dangers of red-light running. As Texas...Read More

Pedestrian Struck, Killed by Bus Accident in Maryland

A Maryland woman was killed Thursday after being struck by a commuter bus while crossing the street. Police have identified...Read More

Teen Injured in Bicycle Accident with Galveston Ambulance

A teen was struck by an ambulance in a bicycle accident late Sunday in Galveston, emergency officials said. The 15-year-old...Read More

Man Charged in Fatal Galveston Car Accident

A man has been charged with one count of intoxicated manslaughter and one count of intoxicated assault in a Saturday...Read More

Ammonia Leak Sends 4 to Hospital, Closes Houston Ship Channel

Ammonia leaked from a vessel in the Houston Ship Channel on Friday evening, sending four workers to the hospital and...Read More