How Much to Expect From a Car Accident Settlement in San Antonio

How much is your car accident claim worth? As unsatisfying as the answer may be, the truth is, there's no way to predict an exact dollar amount. Generally speaking, the worse your injuries are, the higher the settlement amount will be. How much to expect from a car accident settlement really depends on several unique factors, [...]


How to File a Lost Wage Claim After a Car Accident

If you sustained injuries in a car accident and missed work as a result, can you recover compensation for lost wages? In a lost wage claim, you are essentially arguing that due to the car accident and resulting injuries, you missed out on work or other income opportunities. Below, we discuss how to recover lost [...]


What Is the Difference Between a Car Accident Claim and Car Accident Lawsuit?

You were in a car accident and suffered injuries. Now all you want to do is heal and get your life back on track. Unfortunately, the process of obtaining compensation for car accident injuries isn't always straightforward. At times, it can even be frustrating. Do you need to file a car accident claim or a [...]


Can You File an Insurance Claim Without a Police Report?

When you are in a car accident, it's hard to think clearly. Your immediate concerns may be to determine whether you sustained any injuries, assess damage to your car, and exchange information with the other driver. And if you don't feel immediate pain, you may simply get the other driver's insurance information and be on your [...]


Can I File a Claim If I Was a Passenger in a Car Accident?

If you were injured as a passenger in a car accident, you may be confused as to how to go about obtaining compensation for your losses. Obviously, you were not at fault for the crash. So then whose insurance is responsible for paying for your medical bills and other damages? Filing a Claim With Your Driver Legally, the driver [...]


How to File a Diminished Value Claim in Texas

Property damage to your car may be obvious after a wreck, but less obvious is the diminished value of your vehicle. Below, we discuss how to file a diminished value claim in Texas, and why you should bring it up in settlement negotiations. What Does "Diminished Value" Mean? After a car accident, the insurance company [...]


Is Texas a No-Fault State When It Comes to Car Accidents?

After a car accident, your foremost concern is probably getting compensation for your injuries. Do you file a claim with your insurance company, or go through the other driver's? The answer depends on whether you live in a no-fault vs. fault state. So is Texas a no-fault state, or does it follow the traditional fault-based [...]


Is Lane Splitting Legal in Texas?

While motorcycle riders must follow the same traffic laws as other drivers, some laws are unique to them — including those regarding lane splitting. But is lane splitting legal in Texas? What Is Lane Splitting? Lane splitting involves driving between two lanes. This often happens when traffic is stopped or moving slowly and the motorcycle rider wants [...]


Can You Recover Damages for Motorcycle Road Rash?

If a motorcycle accident caused you to hit the asphalt, you may have suffered from a painful scrape or bruise. Motorcycle road rash can be serious, requiring significant medical treatment. It can also lead to other complications if not treated properly. At Brylak Law, we can help you recover damages for your injuries after a motorcycle crash. What Is [...]