$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 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.
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.
Truck Accident Statistics in El Paso and Texas
Trucks are constantly traveling through Texas. When any of those drivers act negligently, they can cause a serious collision. Let’s take a look at the accidents in El Paso and the state of Texas.
The following are statistics for Commercial Motor Vehicle crashes and injuries in El Paso in 2020:
- El Paso had 7 fatal accidents resulting in 8 fatalities.
- 10 suspected serious crashes caused 11 suspected serious injuries.
- There were 778 total crashes.
In Texas in 2020, fatal crashes involving types of trucks included:
- 148 statewide truck crashes
- 414 tractor trailer-semi-trailer crashes
Unfortunately, these accidents are common in Texas and can completely turn someone’s life upside down, along with their families. An El Paso, TX truck accident lawyer will be there to help you get the recovery you need.