What is the Good Samaritan Law in Kentucky?

It’s common to hear stories and see media coverage of individuals accomplishing heroic feats to rescue those in danger. And although these feel-good stories are entertaining and inspiring, those who attempt to help in emergency situations can sometimes be held liable for damages if something goes wrong. Fortunately, every state has some form of what’s […]

Is Hydroplaning an At Fault Accident?

Hydroplaning is a serious danger posed to Kentucky drivers during rainy and inclement weather. Especially common in the first ten minutes of light rainfall because the rain mixes with oil residue on roads, hydroplaning occurs when roads become slick and difficult to navigate. Additionally, the accumulation of water on the road can cause a vehicle […]

Important Questions to Ask a Witness of a Car Accident in Kentucky

When you’ve been injured in a Kentucky car accident, there are important steps you should take to ensure your case goes as smoothly as possible. When you file a claim to recover compensation for your injuries, for example, you will need as much evidence as possible to prove what happened so you will be awarded […]

How Do You Prove a Soft Tissue Injury After a Car Accident in Kentucky?

When you are injured in an accident in Kentucky, you can file a claim with your own no-fault insurance to recover compensation. You may even be able to file a claim against another party, such as another driver, so long as they are the one responsible for the accident and your injuries.  However, in either […]

How to Prove Distracted Driving in a Kentucky Auto Accident

What you’ll learn from this article: What is distracted driving? It might seem innocent enough to take your eyes off the road for a moment while you check your phone or talk to someone in the car. But at 55 mph, just a few seconds of inattention is like driving the length of a football […]

October is National Pedestrian Safety Month

The statistics surrounding road incidents involving pedestrians are a little frightening. Last year in Kentucky, 874 crashes involved pedestrians. Seventy-five pedestrian deaths occurred, and 79% of those deaths occurred after dark. As part of the larger Better Kentucky Plan, which includes a significant emphasis on highway safety, Governor Andy Beshear has declared October National Pedestrian […]

The 5 Types of Driver Impairment You Should Know

Negligent driving is the most common cause of most vehicle accidents. And in most cases, negligence includes things like disobeying traffic laws such as speeding, running red lights and stop signs, failing to yield the right-of-way, etc.  However, there are also types of driver impairment that can lead to car accidents. These impairments, such as […]

Compensation from Nerve Damage after a Car Accident

Nerve damage is just one of many long-term injuries that can be caused by a car accident.  Our bodies are full of nerves and nerve endings, and even a small injury to one of these nerves can cause lasting pain and suffering. Presented in the right way, these injuries can produce large settlements or verdicts.  […]

Can I get a Settlement for PTSD After a Car Accident?

Not all injuries from a car accident are physical. Car accident survivors can also deal with challenging mental health conditions after the accident, including PTSD. As one of Central Kentucky’s premiere car accident firms, we hear these questions a lot: Can PTSD be included in my claim? How much of a settlement can I get […]