Personal injury accidents happen every day across Texas and throughout the United States. When someone is injured by negligence, our Houston accident lawyers help them to recover the maximum compensation available.

Since January 1, the attorneys at Schechter, Shaffer & Harris, L.L.P.  have filed several new cases on behalf of accident victims.

Claims Recently Filed by AJ Rosenfeld

DWI Accident Causes Back, Neck and Shoulder Injuries

Our client was sitting at a red light when his car was struck from behind. The defendant, who was driving a cab, has been charged with driving while under the influence. Our client suffered from acute posttraumatic headaches, thoracic sprain, myofascitis, left shoulder sprain, acute cervical sprain.

Lane-merge Accident Causes Back Injury

Our client was rear-ended by a driver who was following too close and merged into our client’s lane. The accident victim suffered a disc herniation encroaching into the foramina at L4-5 and L5-S1.

Speeding Accident Causes Back Injury

An O’Reilly Automotive Stores worker failed to control speed and followed too closely, rear-ending our client’s vehicle. Our client suffered disc derangement of the Lumbar Spine at L4-5 and disc protrusions at C3-4, C4-5, and C5-6.

Hit and Run Accident Leads to Serious Back Injuries

Our client was injured in a hit and run in which the other driver lost control and side swiped the back driver side of our client’s vehicle, causing the vehicle to hit a barricade on the freeway and leading to serious back injuries for our client. The injuries included disc bulges at T6-7 and T7-8 indenting the anterior thecal sac and a diagnosis of lumbar and thoracic sprain/strain, thoracic neuritis/radiculitis, and thoracic nerve root lesion.

Geico Advantage Insurance Company, our client’s Uninsured Motorists Insurance Carrier, offered only $8,047.00 when the accident victim’s medical costs were $37,730.50.

Claims Recently Filed by Cynthia Huerta

School Bus Accident Causes Neck, Back and Knee Injuries

Our clients were passengers in school bus. Another driver failed to yield right of way at stop sign and t-boned school bus, causing the bus to lose control, run off the road and strike a pile of ballast on railroad tracks. Injuries included cervical, thoracic and lumbar strains, and a right knee injury.

Failure to Yield Right of Way Causes Back, Neck Injuries

When a driver failed to yield the right of way at a stop sign and t-boned our client, the client suffered a cervical radiculopathy and disc herniation C6-7 with posterior annular tear.

Red-Light Accident Causes Foot Injury

Our client was rear-ended while stopped at a red light and suffered a right foot fracture.

Rear-end Accident Causes Neck and Back Injuries

Our client was rear-ended by another driver who failed to control speed. Injuries included acute posttraumatic headaches, neck sprain, and lumbar sprain.

Water Leak Leads to Back Injuries

Our client was a customer in Autozone who slipped and fell on water left on the floor after the store failed to repair a water leak in the ceiling. The client suffered a disc bulge, intrasubstance tear and bursal surface tear of the supraspinatus tendon.

Slip and Fall Accident Causes Shoulder, Neck and Back Injuries

A convenience store failed to maintain walking areas, causing our client to slip and fall on wet newspaper bags on the floor. Our client suffered injuries to the left shoulder, cervical spine, lumbar spine, and right leg.

Claims Recently Filed by David Sanders

Rear-end Accident Leads to Back and Neck Injuries

Another driver was failing to control speed and following too closely, rear-ending our client who suffered lumbar radiculopathy, Postlaminectomy syndrome, lumbar spine and cervical spine injuries.

The attorneys of Schechter, Shaffer & Harris, L.L.P., Accident & Injury Lawyers have more than 100 years of collective experience in helping victims of personal injury accidents. If you’ve been hurt in an accident of any type, contact us today to schedule a free consultation.