David K. Wilson and Associates

For more than 30 years, David K. Wilson has been practicing law in a way that sets him apart from many other firms. Instead of allowing his firm to grow bigger and more unmanageable, Mr. Wilson has kept his firm small, so that he can provide personalized service to each client.

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The novel coronavirus is responsible for more than 55,258 U.S. deaths as of April 28. These are only recorded deaths. It is not possible to determine whether the death toll is higher without additional widespread testing. While the deadly virus continues to spread throughout the country, some businesses are already facing lawsuits for infections. Walmart was recently sued by the estate of a worker who died from COVID-19. COVID-19 is the illness caused by…
Drivers in Texas know the dangers of the roads in the Lone Star State. Sprawling freeways and highways lined with oil and gas trucks. Rural roads with limited cell reception and lighting. There are more than 3,200 miles of Interstates in the state. The longest is I-10, which runs 878 miles between El Paso and Orange. The longest highway in Texas is U.S. 83, which extends from Oklahoma to the Mexico border. These highways and…
During a global pandemic, driving safely is even more important than before. Hospitals and emergency rooms simply cannot handle road crash victims right now. They struggle daily to take care of the thousands of Coronavirus patients who need their care. As the healthcare system becomes overwhelmed, all drivers can do their part to stay safe and avoid serious accidents. Taking steps to prevent serious injury during the Coronavirus outbreak is something everyone can do…
Driving is a common everyday occurrence. In fact, there are 222 million licensed drivers in the country and many of them are out on the roads every single day. Whether you are out shopping for groceries or commuting to work, driving is a part of everyday life. When you are behind the wheel of a car, one of the maneuvers you perform most frequently is changing lanes. You change lanes to merge onto the freeway.…
Did you know that more than 4,000 people lose their lives in trucking accidents every year? In addition, an additional 100,000 people suffer an injury due to truck accidents each year. The fault for these accidents is often spread between many parties. The truck driver, trucking company and shipping company can all share some liability for the accident. In addition, the truck manufacturer or trucking part manufacturer can also share liability. When an…
Distracted driving in Texas occurs more often than you might think. The Lone Star State has some of the highest rates of distracted driving in the country. In fact, a new study ranked Texas as the ninth-worst state for distracted driving. This study ranked states based on data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). According to their data, 758 people lost their lives in distracted driving accidents in Texas between 2017 and…
The trucking industry helps move our economy. In fact, trucks transport nearly 71 percent of all goods across the United States. While these trucks help us in many ways, they also increase the dangers on our roads. Large commercial trucks cause more than 148,000 injury accidents every year and more than 4,700 fatalities. These accidents occur in many different ways, but each can result in serious harm to everyone involved. Understanding the various types of…
Truck accidents are scary and traumatic. When an 80,000-pound fully loaded big rig gets into an accident with a 3,000-pound passenger car, the results are often devastating. Passenger vehicle occupants usually suffer serious and life-threatening injuries. Truck accidents are complex and often involve multiple negligent parties. That is why it is important to know what to do after a truck accident. The steps you take after a truck accident could have a significant impact on…
Texas is an “at-fault” insurance state when it comes to car accidents. This means that proving fault in an accident is important when filing a claim. Failing to prove the other party responsible for your car wreck injuries or damages can get your claim denied. There are many elements which all contribute to proving fault. One major element involves compiling and presenting all the relevant facts about the incident. A good source of this information…
Truck accidents are far more likely to cause catastrophic injuries or deaths than other types of accidents. Therefore, victims of truck accidents can suffer millions of dollars in damages. There are a couple of reasons why truck accidents are more destructive. The size and weight of commercial trucks ensure collisions cause more damage. When a commercial truck is fully loaded, it can weigh up to 80,000 pounds (40 tons). Truck trailers are also elevated. During…