Two cars after a car collision/traffic accident

Navigating the busy roadways of Houston and its surrounding areas can be challenging. Despite your best efforts to drive safely, accidents caused by drunk, distracted, or reckless drivers can happen. If you’ve been injured in a car or traffic accident in the Greater Houston area, you may be entitled to compensation for your physical injuries, emotional suffering, and financial losses.

At Hernandez Sunosky, LLP, we specialize in personal injury cases and are dedicated to fighting for your rights. Our experienced attorneys understand the complexities of accident claims and are committed to securing the compensation you deserve. We provide personalized attention to each case, ensuring you receive the best possible legal representation. Trust Hernandez Sunosky, LLP to help you navigate this difficult time and get the justice you deserve.

Common Types of Car Accidents in Houston

Every accident is different and involves unique facts.  The following are some of the different types of car and traffic accidents handled by Hernandez Sunosky, LLP:

Top Causes of Car & Traffic Accidents in Houston

Car and traffic accidents occur every day in Houston. Some car accidents are minor, while others can be serious. Thousands of good people are seriously injured, and some are killed. There can be several causes for a car or traffic accident, but most are caused by human error.  The following are the leading causes:

  • Excessive speed
  • Following too close
  • Distracted driving (e.g., texting)
  • Drunk driving
  • Road rage
  • Reckless driving
  • Driving in bad weather
  • Disregarding traffic control signals
  • Night-time driving
  • Fatigue/drowsy driving
  • Changing lanes when unsafe
  • Poor maintenance of vehicles
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Common Injuries Caused By Car & Traffic Accidents

Despite safety advances with cars, injuries still occur following a car or traffic accident.  Some of the more common injuries include:

How a Houston Car Accident Lawyer Can Help After a Car Accident

Hiring an experienced car accident lawyer maximizes your chances of recovering the full value of your case. At Hernandez Sunosky, LLP, we assist you in the following ways:

Explain Your Rights

Our lawyers clarify complex legal and procedural rules, evaluate your accident, identify key legal issues, and guide you through the legal process while protecting your rights.

Conduct a Thorough Investigation

We thoroughly investigate your accident to determine liability. Whether the other driver was operating a company vehicle, texting, or under the influence, we uncover all the facts to strengthen your claim.

Assess Your Damages

We evaluate the impact of your injuries on your health and financial future, considering medical bills, loss of income, property damage, pain and suffering, and emotional distress.

Negotiate Your Claim

We negotiate with insurance companies to maximize your settlement, identify responsible parties, calculate damages, and submit settlement demands to achieve a fair outcome.

Take Your Case to Trial

If necessary, we prepare your case for trial, developing compelling evidence and hiring expert witnesses to ensure your story is heard and justice is served.

How Much Will a Car Accident Attorney Cost?

The Houston car and traffic accident lawyers at Hernandez Sunosky, LLP help clients on a contingency fee basis. A contingency fee is a payment arrangement where you pay no fee if your claim is unsuccessful. If your claim is successful, you will pay an agreed-upon percentage of your judgment or settlement amount. Under a contingency fee agreement, we become a partner who is equally invested in the outcome of your case. We don’t get paid unless you get paid.

Types of Damages Available After a Car Accident

If you have suffered injuries due to a car accident, you are entitled to claim the following damages:

  • Medical bills
  • Lost Wages
  • Lost income
  • Loss of earning potential
  • Pain and suffering
  • Mental Anguish
  • Emotional Distress
  • Disfigurement
  • Physical limitations
  • Property damage
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Texas Car Insurance Requirements

The Texas Transportation Code sets minimum coverage amounts for Texas drivers. Under this law, at minimum, insurance must cover $30,000 for injury to one person in an accident, with a total of $60,000 for two or more people injured. It must also provide $25,000 for damage or destruction of property.

Contact Our Houston Car Accident Attorneys for a FREE Consultation

If you have been injured in a car or traffic accident, contact Hernandez Sunosky, LLP at 713.981.4100 for a 100% Free, no-obligation consultation with our car and traffic accident lawyers.  We serve the Greater Houston area. We will evaluate your claim and help you obtain the justice and compensation you deserve.

We work only on a contingency fee basis, which means there are no upfront fees for our services. You only have to pay us if we recover compensation for your case.

Based in Kingwood, Hernandez Sunosky LLP serves clients in Houston, Atascocita, Humble, New Caney, Porter, Pearland, and across Texas. Our experienced personal injury attorneys are here to support you in your time of need, providing the guidance you require to seek justice and compensation.