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Kentucky Personal Injury Attorneys Discuss Five Things Not to Do After a Car Accident

In the chaos following a collision with another motor vehicle, there are many things that must happen in order to get help for the injured and move disabled vehicles out of the road.  However, there are some things that should not happen at an accident scene of immediately afterwards.  Five things that a person involved in a car accident should not do include: Do not admit liability – There are times when a person is involved in an accident and is confused in the immediate aftermath.  In many car crashes, the real cause of the accident will not be known for [...]

July 15th, 2020|

Louisville Motorcycle Accident Attorneys Explain Common Causes of Kentucky Motorcycle Accidents

Although summer officially starts in few days, it unofficially started with Memorial Day, which means many people will be enjoying the weather on the back of a bike. Although a biker does not face a higher risk of getting into an accident than other drivers, the danger comes from the severity of the injuries that result from even a low-speed accident. There are many different reasons for an accident involving a motorcycle, including single-vehicle accidents. Here are a few of the most common types of bike crashes: Head-on collision – Although it may be difficult to believe, the majority of [...]

June 15th, 2020|

4 Important Facts About Drug Testing for Commercial Truckers

Commercial truck drivers are generally subjected to drug testing during the hiring process or following a traffic accident when there may be reason to suspect drug impairment, according to federal trucking regulations enforced by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA). Below are some of the more important facts for truckers and other motorists on the road to understand about these drug testing requirements for commercial drivers. Drug Testing for Truckers: The Facts The facts about drug testing for commercial truckers are important for all motorists to know, a Louisville truck accident attorney notes. Here’s why. What trucker drug tests detect – [...]

October 15th, 2019|

6 Mistakes to Avoid After a Traffic Crash

Traffic accidents tend to happen when you least expect them. While getting into a car crash can be upsetting, knowing what to do, as well as what to avoid doing, in the aftermath can help you stay focused while protecting a future claim. Common mistakes to avoid making after a wreck include: Leaving the scene and/or failing to call the police – These two mistakes can be made, for instance, when people are in a hurry, or they think they may have been at least partially at fault for a crash. Making these mistakes, however, can complicate a future claim, especially [...]

October 1st, 2019|

Common Injuries after a Head-on Collision in Kentucky

Head-on collisions are among the most serious types of accidents for a variety of reasons, including the high rates of speed at which two vehicles traveling towards each other collide, which results in massive impact forces.  These types of accidents involve a crash where the front ends of two vehicles moving towards each other come into contact.  There are many fatalities and severe injuries from this type of crash.  However, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports that the development of functional frontal airbags and the increasing use of seat belts has resulted in a decrease in the risk [...]

September 15th, 2019|

Kentucky Injury Attorneys Warn: Driving While Distraught Can Have Terrible Consequences

After having that big fight, experiencing a break-up with a significant other, discovering a job loss, or hearing devastating news about the illness or death of a loved one, it is common for a person to get behind the wheel of a car in order to get some time and space in order to think about what happened.  Unfortunately, the decision to take to the road for an emotional escape may have terrible consequences for the driver and other people on the road. Most people are aware of the dangers of driving while distracted, but few people think about extreme [...]

September 1st, 2019|
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