The Gerardo Cantu Firm FAQs

Q: What steps should be taken after a Houston car accident?
A: If anyone is hurt, call 911 immediately and request an ambulance. Always request a police officer to investigate the accident. You can contact us to request our Accident Tip Card/Guide in English or Spanish.
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Q: What steps should be taken after a defective product injury?
A: Preserve the product in the condition which your found it and treat as evidence.
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Q: What steps should be taken after a workplace accident?
A: Depending on the circumstances surrounding the accident, have someone document the cause and identify the witnesses. If the accident is caused be a defective product, preserve the product and treat it as evidence.

Q: What steps should be taken by wrongful death victims’ families?
A: In any case surrounding the death of an individual, it is very important for the family to retain an attorney so that spoliation notices can be sent to the responsible party. Moreover, if an individual untimely dies at work or as a result of a defective product, the attorney needs to take steps to preserve the evidence before it disappears or destroyed.

Q: What are the Gerardo Cantu Firm’s practice areas?
A: The Gerardo Cantu Firm’s practice areas include a wide variety of personal injury cases.

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  • Houston commercial vehicle accident attorney
  • 18 wheeler accidents
  • Causes of truck accidents
  • Truck driver negligence
  • Trucking company negligence
  • Defective products
  • Premises liability
  • Workplace accidents
  • Plant & refinery accidents
  • Offshore accidents
  • Construction accidents
  • Wrongful death
  • Brain injuries
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Loss of limb
  • Burn injuries
  • Auto accidents and liable drivers
  • Serious or fatal car accidents
  • Tire defects
  • Auto defect attorney for Houston, and more

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Q: What is premises liability?
A: Premises liability regards a person bringing a claim for an injury as a result of the condition of the property.

Q: What qualifies as a personal injury case?
A: The responsible party owes the claimant a duty, the responsible party breached the duty owed to the claimant, and, as a proximate cause, the claimant was injured.

Q: What does it mean to have personal injury and wrongful death cases handled on a contingency basis?
A: Most attorneys work on an hourly basis. Attorneys working under a contingency fee agreement take all the economic risk in prosecuting your claim without any risk to the claimant. Moreover, the attorney will advance all the litigation expenses and charge you the standard percentage rate in Texas only if a recovery is obtained. That means that you pay nothing unless we win your case.

Q: Is the Gerardo Cantu Firm a bilingual law firm (English/ Spanish)?
A: Yes, we can provide legal services to English and Spanish speakers. The attorney is fluent in Spanish.

Q: What is the Gerardo Cantu Firm’s hours?
A: The Gerardo Cantu Firm is open from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM and available by cell phone 24/7.

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