Average Settlement for Loss of a Limb

Facing the loss of a limb is a life-altering experience that comes with profound physical, emotional, and financial implications. When such an unfortunate event occurs due to personal injury, understanding the average settlement for loss of a limb becomes crucial. In this blog post, McCoy and Sparks Personal Injury Attorneys delve into the definition of […]

What Are Common Delayed Brain Injury Symptoms?

What you’ll learn from this article: Believe it or not, brain injuries are among the most common injuries in car crashes and personal injury accidents. Your brain is a delicate organ vulnerable to damage from a sudden impact. The CDC reports more than 200,000 TBI-related hospitalizations and almost 70,000 TBI-related deaths in an average year. […]

What You Need to Know About Slip and Falls on Ice

What you’ll learn in this article: Slipping and falling on ice can lead to serious injuries like broken bones, head trauma, and back injuries. Icy conditions often arise in parking lots, on sidewalks, and in other areas that pedestrians need to traverse. When property owners fail to properly maintain these spaces and remove snow and […]

U Turn Accident: Who’s At Fault?

What you’ll learn from this article: Making a U-turn while driving poses substantial risks for any type of vehicle. Due to limited visibility, the potential for blocking traffic, and cutting across lanes, drivers are often advised to avoid attempting this dangerous maneuver. However, some motorists disregard these warnings, jeopardizing safety on the roadways. When a […]

Fatal Car Accident Statistics 2023

What you’ll learn from this article: How Many People Die in Car Accidents Every Year? Deadly car crashes have been on the rise for several years in the U.S. The rising rate only recently dropped slightly, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation.  There was a year-over-year 3.3% decrease for the first 3 months of […]

What You Need to Know: Bike Accident Insurance Coverage

What you’ll learn in this article: As bicycling gains in popularity as more than just a form of recreation, many questions are being raised about how insurance works for bike accidents. Unfortunately, there still isn’t an entirely straightforward answer as it can depend on who was at fault for the accident and what exactly happened.  […]

Are Drunk Drivers Always at Fault?

What you’ll learn from this article: Every 39 minutes, someone in the U.S. dies in a drunk driving crash. Intoxication reduces a driver’s reaction speed and ability to think logically, making them a risk to everyone on the road. Drinking and driving accidents are a persistent problem here in Kentucky. In a single year, Kentucky […]