Why should I hire the Adley Law Firm for my car accident lawsuit?

The Adley Law Firm has been handling vehicle accident cases for 25 years. Experience matters in complex, hard-fought battles with insurance company lawyers. We have helped thousands of Houston area injury victims recover millions of dollars for their injuries. We never settle for less than what you are entitled to and we have taken countless insurance companies to trial because …

Car Accidents and Negative Police Reports

The police report says I was responsible for the accident. Do I still have a case? Police report can be wrong with respect to responsibility for an accident. Commonly, an individual who is injured at the scene of an accident is taken to the hospital by ambulance before the police can take a statement from the injured driver. The other …

Comparative Negligence in Texas

What should I do if I think that the accident was partly my fault? Texas is a comparative responsibility state. That means if your case goes to trial, there will be a question that will go to the jury asking them to assign a percentage of liability to each of the parties involved. Once the jury has assigned a percentage …

Car Accidents with Uninsured Motorists

What can I do when it turns out that the driver who caused the accident does not have insurance? There are sometimes other responsible parties against whom we can make a claim. For example, if the other driver lost control of the vehicle because of a defect with that car, then there may be a claim against the party who …

Workplace Injuries and Third-Party Actions

What if I am injured while I am working by a person or entity who is not my employer?   If you are within the course and scope of your employment, you will be covered under your employer’s workers’ compensation coverage.  In Texas, if you are in the course and scope of your employment and you are injured by the negligence …

Future Medical Care, Future Lost Wages and Annuities

What circumstances typically lead to higher pain and suffering judgments?  Typically, what higher pain and suffering damages result from injuries that are visibly painful. By that I mean broken bones, cuts, stitches, burns or surgery. These are the types of injuries that a jury can look at and automatically understand the pain involved.   I can work, but I can …

Workers Compensation FAQs

Q: What types of injuries qualify for workers compensation? Texas is a no-fault workers compensation state. Generally, this means if you work for a company that carries workers’ compensation insurance, then you will be compensated regardless of how or why you were injured in the workplace. How Are Workers Compensation Benefits Calculated? As an injured employee, you will be entitled …

Damages in a Car Accident Lawsuit

If I’ve been injured in an auto accident, what goes into determining what the value of my case is? When evaluating a car accident case, we consider primarily the following issues: type of injuries, medical expenses, past and future, amount of property damage, and lost wages, past and future.   What can I recover from the other driver’s insurance company …