Railway Accidents

Accidents involving trains can be devastating for victims and their families. Since trains are so large and heavy, it’s common for railway accidents to be deadly, even when trains are travelling at relatively low speeds. Trains can’t stop on a dime, and if crossing arms or lights are malfunctioning, drivers, pedestrians and railway workers are… Read More

Defective Products

Product manufacturers, distributors, suppliers and retailers have a duty to make sure products are safe before they go to consumers. When products aren’t safe, people can get injured or killed. If you’ve lost a loved one due to a faulty or defective product, you should speak with an experienced wrongful death attorney as soon as… Read More

Car Accident Fatalities

Car accidents are rarely ever “accidents.” In many cases, a distracted, impaired, careless or reckless driver is to blame. When you lose a loved one due to somebody else’s negligent, criminal or reckless behavior, it may be necessary to file a wrongful death lawsuit. The skilled team at the Altman Legal Group has helped families… Read More

Oil Field Accidents

Oil field explosions are all too common in the Texoma area. Even though oil field safety regulations have tightened up in recent years, safety violations are still happening in oil fields across Texas and Oklahoma. Sadly, a 2010 press release by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics listed Texas and Oklahoma in… Read More

Workplace Injuries

Workers across Texas and Oklahoma are exposed to workplace dangers on a regular basis. Depending upon the severity, workplace injuries can leave victims in the hospital or worse. Some workplace injuries are job-site specific. Construction-site accidents, oil-field explosions and warehouse injuries can all lead to devastating injuries and even death.  Falls are common workplace incidents… Read More

Dog Bite Injury

Investigating the Animal Attack and Recovering What You Deserve Although dogs are known as a man’s best friend, they have also been known to attack, causing injury for those they bite. In the event of negligent practices, victims can make a claim against the dog’s owner. In addition to making a claim against a negligent… Read More

Slip & Fall Injury

If You Have Slipped and Fallen, It May Not Be Your Fault When one falls, trips, or slips due to the negligence of another party or individual, he or she may have suffered a slip and fall injury. This type of injury can occur both indoors and outdoors on a variety of surfaces. Home and… Read More

Injury Claims: Federal, State, or Local Gov

Regulations Rooted in Ancient England Sovereign immunity is a judicial doctrine that prevents the government or its political subdivisions, departments, and agencies from being sued without its consent. The doctrine stems from the ancient English principle that the monarch [i.e., King] can do no wrong. Historically, in America, you could not make a claim against… Read More

Insurance Claims & Denials

The Insurance Company Doesn’t Always Put You First Insurance companies have an obligation to treat people fairly and in good faith. However, many insurance companies try to increase profits by unfairly using delay tactics, denying clearly valid claims, and/or offering less than fair compensation. Altman Legal Group has been successful in forcing insurance companies who… Read More

Injury Claims: Unsafe Products & Machines

Consumers should be able trust the products they purchase are safe when used as designed. Unfortunately, thousands of consumers are injured every year, often by common products and devices they use every day. The list of potential defective products is nearly endless. Sometimes the failure of these products causes significant injuries or death. The Consumer… Read More