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 […]

Summer Driving Hazards You Should Keep in Mind When on the Road

When you think of dangerous driving seasons, you wouldn’t be alone if the winter months are what come to mind. Most people assume winter, with its cold weather, snow, and ice is the most dangerous time to be on the road. After all, it’s not uncommon to venture out on the road for a much-needed […]

Is a Tire Blowout an At-Fault Accident?

Anyone who has driven on an interstate or highway has likely seen the aftermath of a tire blowout. Accompanied by tire skid marks and pieces of rubber laying on the side of the road, accidents caused by tire blowouts can be serious and even deadly. If you’ve ever driven in wet or icy road conditions […]

Leading Causes of Motorcycle Crashes in Kentucky

Motorcycles are both a convenient mode of transportation and an enjoyable hobby for Kentucky residents. However, despite the joys they can bring, motorcycles are also inherently dangerous—more than other kinds of vehicles. For this reason, motorcycle riders must take extra precautions to keep themselves and their passengers safe to avoid motorcycle crashes in Kentucky. Motorcyclists […]

Is Lane Splitting Legal in Kentucky?

For many, riding a motorcycle is highly enjoyable and preferable to other modes of transportation. Some even pick up motorcycle riding as a hobby by joining motorcycle enthusiast groups and partaking in social rides. There are even many benefits to riding a motorcycle, such as saving on gas, finding easier parking, and maneuvering through traffic […]

How To Amend An Incorrect Kentucky Car Accident Police Report

Police reports can play an essential role in personal injury cases, so it’s important to ensure that one gets filed. In the state of Kentucky, drivers are required to call the police even if only a minor accident occurs. Once you contact them, they are supposed to come to the scene and gather evidence to […]

Left Turns and Motorcycle Accidents

Along with all the power, freedom, and love of the open road experienced by motorcyclists, there also comes danger. Motorcyclists are more vulnerable than car occupants in accidents simply because they are not surrounded by metal and fiberglass frames, reinforced roofs, or airbags. Unfortunately, they are also at risk from other vehicle drivers’ mistakes. According […]

Common Causes of Kentucky Motorcycle Accidents

While everyone on the road faces some of the same problems when it comes to accident-causing behaviors or events, motorcyclists also encounter some unique challenges not faced by drivers in cars and trucks. Due to the distinct differences between a motorcycle and other vehicles, motorcyclists also tend to face more severe injuries when involved in […]

How Failure to Follow Kentucky Helmet Laws Can Affect Your Motorcycle Accident Claim

In the state of Kentucky, those under 21 years of age and those who have had a motorcycle license for under a year are required to wear a helmet by law to comply with the Kentucky helmet laws. However, all individuals who ride motorcycles–as drivers or passengers–should consider the many risks associated with a lack […]