Skip to content

Austin Personal Injury Blog

McDonald’s Lawsuit & Austin?

10 Feb

You’ve heard about. You know what happened. And you can’t believe it. A woman goes to the McDonald’s drive in, orders coffee, spills it on herself while driving, and then sues and gets $3 million. As a personal injury lawyer, I’m often asked about the case and oftentimes (like in a conversation this week) asked…

Read More

Concussion? Go Get Medical Care

23 Jan

As a brain injury lawyer, we often warn our clients that there are few things that can be done for a concussion besides resting the brain in various ways. But that doesn’t mean you should avoid getting medical care. In fact, the opposite is true. A brain injury study released in January found that people…

Read More

Concussions: Watch Out For Effects On Mental Health

21 Jan

As someone who represents clients who have endured brain injuries, I try to stay on top of the literature. This week, I ran into a summary of a recent brain injury study that was terrifying. The study found that high school athletes who had suffered a concussion in the prior 12 months were 20-25% more…

Read More

Concussions: A Lesson From Iraq Bombings

17 Jan

I don’t want to get into politics, but there is a real lesson for personal injury victims in a recent news story. As you probably know, the United States killed an Iranian official. To retaliate, on January 8, 2020, Iran fired missiles on US bases in Iraq. The United States’ immediate response was that no…

Read More

RBI Austin – Giving Back

10 Jan

Each year, we end the year by giving several donations to non-profits that we support. This year, one of the organizations we donated to was inspired by my son. This spring, Ryan, my 16 year old son, tried out for the RBI Austin 18 year old regional baseball team. Not only did Ryan make the…

Read More
  • YOU MAY ALSO LIKE

  • 20 Years OF TRUST

    For 20 years, our personal injury clients have trusted us to help get them the benefits they deserve.

    quote

    Books Schuelke was a huge asset. I wholeheartedly endorse Mr. Schuelke without a moment's hesitation.

    - Sara Hickman

    FREE CONSULTATIONS. NO FEE UNLESS YOU WIN