Sep 20, 2017

Legal Limits on the Acceptable Height, Width, and Length of Trucks

By |Sep 20, 2017|Truck Accidents|0 Comments

Trucks are dangerous vehicles for many reasons, including their dimensions. The large height, width, and length of trucks make it difficult for small cars and motorcycles to see in front and around them. The extreme dimensions of trucks also make it much more difficult for the truck driver to see other vehicles – because most [...]

Sep 6, 2017

Event Data Recorders Can Help Build a Case After a Car Crash

By |Sep 6, 2017|Auto Accidents|0 Comments

You are driving into the sunrise or sunset when suddenly you collide with another vehicle. Finding the answers to who, what, why, and how is important in a successful auto accident case, and one method to find said answers is to look at your vehicle’s event data recorder (EDR). What is an event data recorder? [...]

Aug 14, 2017

How Motorcycle Riders Can Make Themselves More Visible

By |Aug 14, 2017|Motorcycle Accidents|0 Comments

There’s an old saying that an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. That adage applies to motorcycle drivers and passengers. Many motorcycle accidents cause death or catastrophic injuries because the motorcycle rider can fall straight to the hard ground or be thrown into the truck or car that caused the accident. The [...]

Jul 19, 2017

The Dangers of the Dragon’s Tail

By |Jul 19, 2017|Motorcycle Accidents|0 Comments

With 11 miles and 318 curves in Blount County, Tennessee and Swain County, North Carolina, Deals Gap is a beautiful and popular American road for motorcyclists and sports car drivers. It also is one of the most dangerous stretches of road in the United States, as the June 3rd deadly crash involving two young men [...]

Jul 5, 2017

Be Aware of Summertime Dangers

By |Jul 5, 2017|Personal Injury|0 Comments

Summer is time for fun in the sun, to stay cool at the pool, and other playful, rhyming activities. It’s vacation time, and you want to have the best possible experiences with your family. Still, just as it does to the other three seasons, danger casts its shadow over summer. So we want you to [...]

Jun 21, 2017

The Future is Now: Federal Guidelines for Driverless Vehicles

By |Jun 21, 2017|Auto Accidents|0 Comments

Driverless cars used to be the perfect symbol for the future. Thanks to companies like Tesla and Google, though, the future is now – and driverless cars are a real thing. As exciting as that is, though, there are still issues when it comes to liability and driver safety, so back in 2016, the United [...]

Jun 7, 2017

Bristol School Bus Crash with a Semi-Truck Under Investigation

By |Jun 7, 2017|Truck Accidents|0 Comments

Shortly after 6:30 a.m. on May 1, 2017, a semi-trailer, transporting material made from pine trees, rear-ended School Bus 2-H near the Avoca Baseball Field in Bristol, Tennessee. While no one was seriously injured this time (a silver lining), emergency responders sent five high school and middle school-aged students and the truck driver to hospitals [...]

May 24, 2017

Side Underride Truck Accidents are Preventable

By |May 24, 2017|Truck Accidents|0 Comments

Side underride crashes where a passenger car slams into and then slides under a large, commercial truck can be devastating, and almost always end with a fatality. The trucks sit so high off the road that many smaller passenger vehicles can end up crushed underneath the truck. The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration estimates that [...]

May 10, 2017

Motorcycle Accidents–Protective Clothing to Prevent Road Rash and Other Injuries

By |May 10, 2017|Motorcycle Accidents|0 Comments

Last fall we published a blog post with tips about How to Stay Safe on Your Motorcycle This Year. Today we are going to dive a bit deeper and focus on protective gear while you are riding your motorcycle. Part of the thrill of riding a bike is feeling that connection with the world around [...]

Apr 26, 2017

Faulty Guardrails Causing Injury and Death in Tennessee

By |Apr 26, 2017|Auto Accidents|0 Comments

There is a critical piece of safety equipment that can protect you from serious injury if it works and kill you if it fails. We are not talking about safety belts or airbags, but the guardrails that you see every day along the side of the highway, but probably don't even notice. What most drivers [...]