Legal Consequences of Dog Bites in Kentucky

What you’ll learn reading this article: Dog owners are held strictly responsible for their pet’s behavior in Kentucky. Criminal charges do occur in some circumstances. An injured victim can start a civil action to recover compensation. When it comes to dogs, Kentucky is a strict liability state. This means there are almost no exceptions to […]

When is it Better to Settle a Personal Injury Claim?

What you’ll learn reading this article: Most personal injury claims are settled without going to court. There are several reasons why it’s often best to settle out of court. With the help of an attorney, you can negotiate carefully for a favorable result. Did you know that the vast majority of personal injury claims are […]

What to Do If Your Child Is Bitten by a Dog

Kentucky has strict laws for holding dog owners responsible for bites and other injuries. Did you know that Kentucky has some of the strictest dog bite laws in the country? In fact, a nationwide study showed that while only 6 percent of all U.S. fatal dog attacks resulted in meaningful criminal charges for the owners, […]

I’ve Been Injured by a Semi in a Crash – How Can An Attorney Help?

Big-rig accidents are five times more likely to cause serious injuries and death than accidents involving passenger vehicles. Tractor-trailers are heavy, really heavy – they weigh between 16,000 and 20,000 pounds. A car, SUV, motorcycle or pickup truck is going to be the loser in any collision. Tractor-trailers – semis, 18-wheelers, big rigs, whatever you […]

A Dog Bit Me – How Can a Personal Injury Claim Help?

You may think you have no legal recourse after a dog bites you, but you may have grounds for a personal injury claim that will cover not only your medical bills, it may also cover lost wages and your pain and suffering. It’s a common scenario. You’re taking an evening stroll and encounter someone walking […]

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 […]