There is no question that ride sharing has changed the way we drive. As airport parking approaches $20 a day, it makes sense to get a ride to the airport. In its first eighteen months in Houston, Uber reported providing 3.5 million rides to more than half a million users. Chances are, if you live in Houston, you’re going to encounter an Uber, whether it is from the back seat or in your rear view mirror. But what happens when you get into an Uber accident?
If you are hurt at a store, it can feel like a cruel joke. Tort reformers seem to point to slip and falls as fraudulent claims and most lawyers will laugh you out of their offices before you even sit down. But there isn’t a lot of useful information out there for injured people trying to navigate a difficult system. Whether you talk to one lawyer or to ten, there are some things you need to know about making a slip and fall claim.