Information

  • Dec 14, 2021|
  • By: Michael Francis|
  • Read Time: 4 minutes

Were you in an accident in Texas with someone who has a State Farm auto insurance policy? If so, you may be wondering, What is the average Texas State Farm settlement amount? The answer to that question is that there is no average State Farm auto accident settlement amount. However, there are ways you might…

Read More
  • Dec 02, 2021|
  • By: Michael Francis|
  • Read Time: 3 minutes

After sustaining an injury in a car accident, many victims consider filing a lawsuit against the person responsible. However, some victims don’t know how long they have to do so. At the Francis Firm, our attorneys know the statute of limitations for car accidents and how it may affect the timing of your claim. Here’s…

Read More
  • Nov 16, 2021|
  • By: Michael Francis|
  • Read Time: 5 minutes

If you were hit by a commercial truck in Texas, you probably have a lot of questions. The one that people who were injured in truck accidents most commonly ask is, What is the average settlement for an 18-wheeler accident? The fact is that there is no such thing as an average amount for 18-wheeler…

Read More
  • Sep 30, 2021|
  • By: Michael Francis|
  • Read Time: 3 minutes

An Uninsured Driver Hit Me in Texas. What Should I Do? Car accidents happen more often than you might expect in Texas.  According to the Texas Department of Transportation, there were more than 14,000 serious injury collisions in the states in 2017, and more than 17,500 people sustained a serious or life-threatening injury. Indeed, there is…

Read More
  • Sep 24, 2021|
  • By: Michael Francis|
  • Read Time: 5 minutes

The use of rideshare apps such as Uber continues to gain popularity, putting more drivers on the road. With more rideshare service drivers on our roads, the risk of accidents increases. Many of these drivers are unfamiliar with the areas they offer services in, which only increases the potential for a mishap. Understandably, if you…

Read More
  • Sep 24, 2021|
  • By: Michael Francis|
  • Read Time: 4 minutes

You can find online calculators for nearly everything, including a car accident settlement calculator. However, estimating the amount of money you could receive in a settlement is tricky. Using the calculator doesn’t mean you will receive that amount or anywhere close to it. Many factors can impact the amount of your compensation that a car…

Read More
  • Sep 08, 2021|
  • By: Michael Francis|
  • Read Time: 4 minutes

Before you were ever hurt in an accident, you probably heard about pain and suffering. But what is it, and why does it matter? Pain and suffering is a type of compensatory damages. In general, compensatory damages refer to the compensation you can receive for your physical, emotional, and financial injuries after someone causes an…

Read More
  • Sep 08, 2021|
  • By: Michael Francis|
  • Read Time: 4 minutes

If you or a loved one was in a car crash that caused a herniated disc and other injuries, it’s time to talk with a lawyer about compensation. By proving someone else caused the accident, you’re entitled to a settlement or court award for your injuries. But it’s never as simple as it sounds. Herniated…

Read More
  • Aug 18, 2021|
  • By: Michael Francis|
  • Read Time: 3 minutes

At The Francis Firm we understand losing a loved on is never easy. If you lost your loved one due to another person’s actions, we want to help. Call us at (817) 329-9001 or, contact us online today for a free consultation. When you experience the loss of a loved one, you may be responsible…

Read More
  • Aug 13, 2021|
  • By: Michael Francis|
  • Read Time: 3 minutes

How Long Does it Take for an Insurance Company to Pay Out a Claim in Texas? In Texas, an insurance company usually must pay your claim within five business days of approving the claim. There are generally three steps to the insurance process in Texas. These steps are: Providing notice of the claim;Claim acknowledgment and…

Read More