Car accidents have been one of the leading causes of accidental deaths and injuries in the United States for many years. Unfortunately, even the most careful and alert drivers cannot always anticipate how other drivers will behave around them. As a result, auto accidents can happen when you least expect them in Houston, Sugar Land, and surrounding areas. While auto insurance is typically the first option for recovery after an accident, there is no guarantee that available auto insurance coverage will be sufficient to fully cover the cost of your accident. A Houston car accident lawyer can be invaluable for securing total compensation for the losses you and your family sustained due to another driver’s negligence.