Anyone who is driving on public roadways has to watch what is going on around them. If a person loses focus for even a second, a car accident can occur. While some car accidents aren't too serious, other car accidents can cause injuries that lead to long-term problems or even death. For one Texas woman, getting into a car accident allegedly caused significant spinal injuries.
Going out to have fun at a festival isn't something that is usually associated with danger. Recent attendees of the South by Southwest festival were placed in serious danger by an alleged drunk driver. Two people were killed and dozens were injured by the driver.
Most people don't expect that going to work is going to end with them dying. Sadly, there are some instances in which an injury at the workplace can lead to someone's death. One family has filed a lawsuit in the Houston Division of the U.S. Court for the Southern District of Texas that alleges the gross negligence of Rangeline Tapping Services, Inc. led to a man's death.
When you are driving with a child in your vehicle, you are likely going to be as careful as possible to ensure that you get to your destination safely. While you can control your actions on the roadways, you can't control the actions of others. For one 31-year-old mother, another person's actions near the Panola County Expo Center led to tragedy.