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7 Holiday Tips for Headache-Free Travel

7 Holiday Car Travel Tips from Walker Texas Lawyer       If you’re planning a Christmas road trip with your family, you’ll want to start checking off this safety list at least a few days before you hit the open road. Walker Texas Lawyer has some helpful hints that can help make that journey…

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Walker Texas Lawyer Holiday Drive

Houston Lawyer, Motorcycle Community and Wrestler Fight Hunger

Houston Lawyer and Motorcycle Community Team up to Fight Hunger   Walker Texas Lawyer and the motorcycle community teamed up to Fight Hunger! ¬†The 37th Annual Share Your Holidays Drive presented by abc13 was a great success because of the many sponsors, volunteers and partners. These individuals and groups donated money, food and their time.…

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Opioid Overdose Lawyer

Opioid Overdose Lawyer Houston Opioid overdose deaths are a crisis. The New York Times reports that the opioid epidemic is the deadliest drug crisis in American history. “Overdoses, fueled by opioids, are the leading cause of death for Americans under 50 years old. Killing roughly 64,000 people last year, more than guns or car accidents.…

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Walker Texas Lawyer Sponsors the 37th Annual Share Your Holidays Drive

Walker Texas Lawyer is proud to be a sponsor and partner of ABC13 Houston‘s 37th Annual Share Your Holidays Food Drive benefitting the Houston Food Bank. In fall 2008, the Houston Food Bank merged with End Hunger Network, a Houston-area food rescue organization, thus making more effective use of community resources by working together as…

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DWIs are one of the Leading Causes of Automobile Accidents

Driving While Intoxicated is one of the leading causes of automobile accidents in the State of Texas. In 2015, there were approximately 24,000 vehicle crashes related to alcohol. Of the 24,000 alcohol-related crashes, almost 900 of them were fatal. The great fear is that when the 2016 numbers will demonstrate an increase in these crashes.…

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Texting and Driving: A Deadly Combination

Technology surrounds us wherever we go. Smartphones seem to dominate our attention all the time, including when we sit behind the wheel of our car.  In the U.S., this is so much more apparent than in other countries. People use their phones all the time, and roughly half a million people are texting and driving…

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Distracted Driving is a leading cause of motor vehicle accidents

Distracted driving is one of the leading causes of motor vehicle accidents in the state of Texas. According to TXDOT, statewide, approximately one in five traffic crashes involves driver distraction. Many in Texas are guilty of using their phones while driving, even if they don’t admit it. According to a new study, distracted driving is…

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Motorcycle Lawyer

Motorcyclists have the same rights as any motor vehicle

Walker Texas Lawyer is your Houston Motorcycle Lawyer   Motorcyclists have all the same rights and privileges as any motor vehicle driver on the roadway. This means they are entitled to their space on the road, no matter the size of their ride. This also means that they must follow the same road laws as…

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