Kentucky’s Distracted Driving Laws Cover More Than Just Texting

With distracted driving on the rise, Kentucky law prohibits drivers from texting while driving and bars all teenage drivers from any kind of phone usage while their vehicle is in motion. Distracted driving is more than just texting, though; it’s anything that takes a driver’s attention away from the road. All drivers have been guilty […]

Did You Know Kentucky Ranks 4th in Distracted Driving Deaths?

What you’ll learn reading this article: It takes just a few seconds to cause a distracted driving crash. Kentucky is one of the leading states for distracted driving fatalities. Stay safe by knowing the law and keeping your focus on the road. Three seconds (or less). That’s all it takes to cause a catastrophic car […]

Will Self-Driving Cars Mean More Distracted Drivers?

Semi-autonomous vehicles mean assisted driving. Does it also mean more distracted driving and driver complacency in Nelson or surrounding Counties or will it create safer roadways? Distracted driving is already a problem for Nelson County residents. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), driver distraction is the leading factor in most vehicle crashes. […]

Your Accident Compensation Claim Is Delayed – Is Your Insurance Company Acting in Bad Faith?

When it comes to the true cost of auto accidents, Kentucky law requires your insurance company to act in a reasonable manner. So why do insurance companies act in bad faith to give you less than you deserve? You pay your insurance premiums monthly. You may assume this means the insurance company will have your […]

I’ve Been Injured in a Car Accident – What Kinds of Injuries Could I Look For? What Legal Help Is Available?

If you or a loved one is injured in a car accident, it’s imperative that you contact and retain the services of an experienced personal injury attorney immediately after you’ve received medical attention. Injuries from car accidents can have serious and lasting effects. Having an experienced attorney represent you in court can mean the difference […]

How Can A Personal Injury Lawyer Help Me If I’m in a Distracted Driving Crash?

Distracted driving causes thousands of injury auto accidents each year in Central Kentucky and hundreds of fatalities on local roads. Your best protection against injury or death is defensive driving – and knowing your rights under the law. We’ve all seen scenarios like this when driving the roads of Nelson County: The motorist driving near […]