Author Archives: Pete Trosclair

Does The Fracking Boom Contribute To A Personal Injury Boom?

The Houston Chronicle has been doing a great job of shining a bright light on some of the negative consequences of the oil and gas boom we are experiencing here in America, specifically the drastic increase in deaths and injuries in our oil and gas fields.  Clearly the increase in new jobs is a positive consequence… Read More

Texas Leads The Nation In Trucking Accident Fatalities

As road fatalities are decreasing throughout the country, they continue to drastically increase in Texas. The cause of this increase is due to one thing- fracking. With the boom in gas drilling in Texas, our roads have become crowded with 18 wheelers and other large commercial vehicles. Many of our highways are in disrepair or simply… Read More