Texas

Trailer Manufacturer Pays for Defect Even Though Insured’s Driver was Cited for Speeding

Stutman Law recovered in excess of 70% of its client’s damages from a specialized trailer manufacturer following a single vehicle accident in which the insured’s driver was cited by the investigating state trooper for excessive speed. Plaintiff’s insured was a trucking company which specialized in hauling oversized loads. At the time of the accident, plaintiff’s […]

Spoliation of evidence doesn’t bar recovery

A fire occurred in four garages that were attached to a multi-unit apartment building in Texas. The client retained its own expert, an electrical engineer, to examine a fire scene prior to referring the loss to Stutman Law. The expert went to the scene and removed evidence before anyone was placed on notice. Stutman Law […]

Defective coffee maker causes a fire in a residential property in Austin, Texas

The local fire marshal opined the fire originated in the area of a coffee maker, deep fryer and toaster located in the kitchen of the property. Following his examination of the loss scene, Stutman Law’s expert concluded the fire was caused by an electrical malfunction inside the coffee maker. More importantly, the expert was able […]