Blog Posts in 2016

Charla Aldous & Brent Walker named to 2017 Best Lawyers in America with Charla Aldous named "Lawyer of the Year"

Aldous\Walker partners Charla Aldous and Brent Walker have been selected by their peers to the 2017 list of The Best Lawyers in America © . Aldous has received the award every year since 2003, and ...

Managing Gestational Diabetes

Gestational diabetes is a condition that can be encountered in pregnancy in which women without previously diagnosed diabetes exhibit high blood glucose (blood sugar) levels during pregnancy ...

6 Important Facts About Texas' Wrongful Death Statute

If you lost a loved one as a result of a negligence-related accident, you may have considered the possibility of legal action. At Aldous \ Walker, we have proudly represented many families when ...

Most Common Causes of Preventable Commercial Truck Collisions

Commercial Truck crashes are some of the most dangerous collisions on the road, and far too often lead to serious injuries or death. The trucking industry has created a variety of rules and ...

Aldous \ Walker Featured in KXII News 12 Coverage of Man Who Nearly Died in Hot Asphalt

Darrell Allen is suing Calumet Specialty Products Partners for unspecified damages following an asphalt tanker explosion that covered him in liquid asphalt. According to court documents filed in June ...

Spinal Cord Injury Statistics

Spinal cord injuries can be some of the most devastating and life-changing injuries anyone can endure. Depending on the severity and location of the injury, a spinal cord injury can cause paralysis, ...

5 Facts About Post-Traumatic Stress After a Motor Vehicle Accident

Any time a crash occurs, it can be a difficult experience. The fact is, we never expect an accident to happen. Unfortunately, they do happen quite often, sometimes much more often than we would like ...

Aldous \ Walker Represent Trucker Injured By Exploding Asphalt Tanker

Aldous \ Walker is representing a 59-year-old man who suffered third-degree burns as the result of an exploding asphalt tanker at a refinery last year. When Darrell Allen was covered in molten asphalt ...

Medical Errors Are United States' Third Leading Cause of Death

Doctors, nurses, and hospitals are supposed to make sure they take proper precautions when dealing with patients. This is to ensure their safety and to provide the treatment necessary for the patient ...

Aldous \ Walker Featured in Dallas Morning News Ebola Coverage

Texas Health Resources (THR) claims that they want to act with the utmost transparency, and yet will not disclose information from its root cause analysis. Nina Pham is one of the nurses at Texas ...

The Dangers of Overloaded & Improperly Loaded Big Rigs

Truck drivers and trucking companies are expected to follow certain restrictions and regulations to keep everyone on the road safe. When big rig drivers and the companies they haul for fail follow ...

How Common are Drunk Driving Fatalities?

In any crash involving a drunk driver, there is always the potential risk for serious injuries. Unfortunately, this also means there is a chance that the drunk driving crash may result in fatality. ...

Responding to High Blood Pressure in Mothers

It’s an unfortunate situation, but there are a number of things that can go wrong when a mother goes into labor, like high blood pressure. Some mothers are able to successfully go through pregnancy ...

Charter Bus Flips in South Texas, Eight Dead, 44 Injured

On Saturday, a charter bus traveling to the Lucky Eagle Casino in Eagle Pass, Texas crashed, causing the bus to flip. As a result, eight passengers died and 44 others were injured. The bus left from ...

Characteristics of Traumatic Brain Injury

No matter the situation, a traumatic brain injury (TBI) can be very serious. These types of injuries occur to both children and adults and there are a number of causes. They can be caused by auto ...

Attorney Charla Aldous Named 2016 Woman Lawyer of the Year

It is an extreme honor to announce that Attorney Charla Aldous has been named as a 2016 Woman Lawyer of the Year in Texas for Medical Malpractice Law – Plaintiffs. She is among a group of women ...

Charla Aldous Holds THR and Its Co-Defendant Accountable, Securing Settlement in Sherman Hospital Case

Charla Aldous secures a settlement on eve of trial that will benefit the indigent of Grayson County. Attorneys with Aldous \ Walker have secured a confidential settlement in litigation that alleged ...

Defending our Communities and Holding Corporations Accountable

Charla G. Aldous set to begin a major fraud trial in Sherman, Texas against Texas Health Resources. On Monday morning, Charla G. Aldous of Aldous \ Walker LLP returns to her hometown of Sherman, Texas ...

Causes and Risk Factors for Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral palsy is a movement disorder and can be a very serious condition, with varying risk factors and causes. This is because brain injury can occur in term and preterm infants based on their ...

Charla Aldous & Brent Walker Featured in D Magazine's "Best Lawyers in Dallas"

"They try cases. The cases that can right a wrong, expose the truth, and change public opinion." Congratulations to Charla Aldous and Brent Walker for their recent feature in D Magazine's "Best ...

Attorney Charla Aldous Inducted Into the International Society of Barristers

Our entire team at Aldous \ Walker is proud to announce that Attorney Charla Aldous has been inducted into the International Society of Barristers. This prestigious organization brings together the ...

Complications of Cesarean Section Deliveries

Unfortunately, not all pregnant women will be able to give birth vaginally due to complications of pregnancy and risks of labor. Many women may experience these risks and complications during ...

How to Look Up Product Recalls

Every day, new products are introduced to help us, make us more efficient, entertain us, or help treat medical conditions and try to improve our health. Most of these products are safe. However, an ...

Having an Attorney Selected to "Best Lawyers"

If you are looking to hire an attorney after a serious accident , why wouldn’t you choose one of the best? Wouldn’t you want the strongest possible representation to protect your rights to ...

Attorney Heather Long Receives Super Lawyers "Rising Stars" Honor

We are proud to announce that Attorney Heather Long was selected again to the list of “Rising Stars” by Texas Super Lawyers®. Texas Super Lawyers® recently announced its list of “Rising Stars” and we ...