Is Lane Splitting Legal in Texas?

Can I File a Motorcycle Accident Claim in Texas if I was Lane Splitting? Lane splitting is a controversial issue for Texas motorcyclists. Lane splitting means driving a motorcycle on the line between two cars. Texas law requires that vehicles, including motorcycles, remain in a single lane of traffic and only change lanes when it is safe.  While Texas does not have a law directly prohibiting lane-splitting, some motorcyclists argue it prevents accidents, and others cite the behavior as irresponsible. Some motorcyclists believe that lane splitting is safer because it can prevent rear-end crashes with cars. It is also… Read More

Most Dangerous Highways in Austin

Driving in Austin can be a hassle. With the massive increase in population over the past two decades straining our roads and highways, it can be difficult, even dangerous, to get where you need to go in Austin. But some roads are more hazardous than others. Let’s review the most dangerous highways in Austin and talk about your options after a crash. What Are the Most Dangerous Highways in Austin? Austin has some of the worst traffic congestion in the world. We regularly spend hours waiting in traffic, burning fuel, moving at… Read More

News: I-35 closed at US-290 due to fatal crash

AUSTIN, TX – According to KXAN, I-35 has been closed at US-290 due to a fatal crash involving a car and motorcycle. The accident took place at around noon today. One person died at the crash scene when a car and motorcycle collided. The southbound lanes were closed due to the incident. Further details have not been released at this time. This story will be updated if new details are released. At the Loewy Law Firm, our Austin car accident lawyer understands how challenging it is for you after being involved in… Read More

News: UPDATE: Authorities identify motorcyclist killed in crash near the Circuit of the Americas

AUSTIN, TX – According to KXAN, authorities have identified the motorcyclist who was killed in a crash near the Circuit of the Americas. The crash took place on March 21st at around 9 p.m. 49-year-old Walter Munsel died at the scene of the crash after hitting a fence. This accident remains under investigation at this time. If new information is released, then this story will be updated. Our Austin motorcycle accident lawyer at the Loewy Law Firm is ready to fight for the compensation you deserve after you’ve… Read More

News: Motorcyclist dies after crashing into a fence near the Circuit of the Americas

AUSTIN, TX – According to the Austin American-Statesman, a motorcyclist died on Sunday after crashing into a fence near the Circuit of the Americas. The crash took place on Circuit of the Americas Boulevard at around 9 p.m. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash. The accident is still under investigation at this time. It is unclear what caused the accident. This post will be updated if new details are reported. Our Austin motorcycle accident lawyers know just how serious motorcycle crashes can be. We’re here to help you… Read More

$15 Million Year for the Loewy Law Firm

The Loewy Law Firm is proud to announce we recovered over $15 Million for our clients in 2017. The recoveries were highlighted by 3 7-figure settlements in the amounts of $8.5 million for a truck crash, $2.5 million for a burn case and $2.2 million for a wrongful death truck case. We recovered significant money for Austin residents involved in car crashes, truck crashes, bike crashes, motorcycle crashes, burn incidents, slip and falls and injuries to children. If you or a loved one have been hurt, call us today. We can help. (512) 280-0800. Read More

Recovering from a Brain Injury After a Motorcycle Accident

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If you or a loved one has been involved in a motorcycle accident in Austin and suffered a traumatic brain injury, recovery following the accident can take on many different forms. No two people recover in the same way, but recover, if it is to happen, is somewhat predictable as it follows a series of steps. Here is what you can reasonably expect. The Different Stages During the weeks following a brain injury, the chemical makeup of the brain is affected. Eyes may remain shut and people may not be aware of their surroundings. As the swelling decreases,… Read More