$73.21 Million Verdict Birth Injury
The Buckingham & Vega legal team secured a $73.21 million verdict on behalf of a baby who was catastrophically injured due to the negligence of their doctor and medical team.
Record-Setting $72 Million Verdict Birth Injury
The Buckingham & Vega team obtained a $72 Million verdict in a birth injury case when an OB/ GYN failed to properly monitor the mom during pregnancy.
$16 Million Truck Accident
Buckingham & Vega obtained a $16 million settlement in a truck accident case. The truck driver was speeding and inattentive (texting) and crashed into the rear of a pickup truck stopped at a stoplight.
$14 Million Dram Shop Liability
Our team obtained a $14 million dram shop verdict on behalf of a client who was injured due to negligence.
13 Million Truck Accident
Our team secured a 13 million settlement in a truck accident case. An eighteen-wheeler made an unsafe turn in front of a car driven by a grandmother and her family. The grandmother was killed and the family suffered severe injuries.
13 Million Work Injury
Buckingham & Vega represented an oilfield worker who was killed when their company failed to properly train its employees on how to safely move waste bins. Our client was killed when he became trapped between two bins.
Texas Truck Accident Statistics
According to the Federal Highway Administration (FHA), Texas has 6,802 miles of interstate and nearly 655,000 total lane miles, more than any other state in the United States. As a major player in the country’s economy, most interstate commercial drivers will spend some of their driving hours traversing across the Lone Star State.
2020 data from the Texas Department of Transportation (TXDOT) determined that large trucks and tractor trailers were involved in:
- 1,165 accidents resulting in serious injuries
- 559 fatal crashes
- 3,822 collisions involving minor injuries
Including data for trucking accidents involving suspected injuries, no injuries, and unknown injury statuses, there were an additional 46,219 big truck accidents.
In Dallas, we are no strangers to large truck crashes. As one of the premier personal injury law firms serving clients across the southwest, our decades of experience handling truck accident cases make us uniquely positioned to take on even the most complex accident claim.