The surviving spouse of an oil worker killed in an automobile collision while being driven to work by the chief of his oil drilling crew brought an action against the driver. The crew chief claimed fellow servant immunity under the Workers’ Compensation rule that an injured employee cannot sue a fellow employee for damages incurred during the course of the employment.
Chiropractors in Texas are authorized by the state legislature to perform nonsurgical, non-incisive procedures including spinal adjustment and manipulation. Chiropractors who are not licensed medical doctors may not perform procedures that do not fall within this category.
A licensed nurse involved in a one-car collision while driving home from a party was subsequently convicted of driving with a blood alcohol level in excess of the legal limit.