Eye Injuries After a Car Accident

The eyes are an extremely sensitive part of our bodies. Though we don’t typically think to protect them while driving, eye injuries are common in car accidents. Though some eye injuries may only be minor or mild and can heal quickly or overtime, other are more severe and can lead to partial or total vision […]

What Qualifies as a Permanent Injury in Kentucky?

There are many unknowns in the event of a personal injury case. Car accidents, slip and falls, and other traumatic events causing personal injury may have lingering side effects. In a worst-case scenario, victims may even suffer from their accidental injuries for a lifetime. In Kentucky, accident victims may have the right to extended compensation […]

Who Is Liable if Winter Weather Causes an Accident on a Kentucky Highway?

Winter weather may bring beautiful snow, but it also increases the chance of traffic accidents. When snow and other inclement weather create slippery road conditions, drivers must increase caution and practice safe defensive driving to prevent accidents. However, collisions still increase when the weather gets colder. A rise in winter accidents also creates more police […]

Someone Pulled Out In Front of Me. Am I Liable?

Experiencing a car accident can be a disorienting and confusing experience. The confusion is even greater when you’re unsure who’s at fault. One type of vehicular accident that often raises questions of liability is when someone pulls out in front of an oncoming car, resulting in a wreck. A common narrative is that the driver […]

Most Dangerous Holiday Toys 2021

What you’ll learn reading this article: Toys hurt hundreds of thousands of children every year. You might be able to hold the manufacturer accountable for your losses. The holidays are a time of joy and good cheer, especially for kids receiving toys as gifts. But what happens when a dangerous toy causes a personal injury? […]

How To Win A Left Turn Accident Case in Kentucky

Most people don’t like making left turns, especially when there is a lot of oncoming traffic and impatient drivers are lined up behind honking their horns. Sometimes a break in the oncoming traffic is not quite as long as it looks. Sometimes the speed of oncoming cars is underestimated. In intersections, there is always the […]

Is It Legal to Operate a Motor Vehicle with Headphones in Kentucky?

These days, it’s not uncommon for drivers to wear headphones or wireless earbuds to have hands-free access to their phones for music, podcasts, directions, and phone calls. Some people even turn to noise-canceling headphones if they have sensory issues or feel they can’t focus without blocking out background noises. Unfortunately, driving while wearing these devices […]

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 […]

When Can an Injured Person Make a Claim for Emotional Distress?

Emotional distress comes under the umbrella of pain and suffering; it’s the “suffering” part. In Kentucky, there are two avenues by which a person may make a claim for emotional distress: Intentional infliction of emotional distress (IIED) Negligent infliction of emotional distress (NIED) This article will define both of them and explain under which circumstances […]

Herniated Discs After Kentucky Car Accidents

A herniated disc can be an extremely painful spinal injury since part of your spine is putting extra pressure on nearby nerves. It causes intense back pain, plus radiating sensations of burning, numbness, and weakness. Oddly enough, some people feel no pain from them at all – at least initially, until other symptoms arise. Muscles […]