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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 [...]

Apr 12, 2017

NHTSA Reports Seat Belt Use at an All Time High of 90%

By |Apr 12, 2017|Auto Accidents|0 Comments

Seat belt use saves lives: period. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has crunched those numbers for us. In 2014, the CDC found: In fatal crashes, more than 50% of teens and adults under 44 were not wearing seat belts. About 1 in 7 people don’t use a seat belt. Overall seatbelt use [...]

Mar 22, 2017

Honda’s Self-Balancing Motorcycle

By |Mar 22, 2017|Motorcycle Accidents|0 Comments

  Our world is changing every day; new regulations and new technologies are emerging constantly. An example of this emerging new technology is autonomous vehicles, and this new technology now includes autonomous motorcycles. Honda recently showcased a motorcycle that can both drive and stabilize itself. Called “Moto Riding Assist,” Honda’s self-balancing motorcycle decreases the likelihood [...]

Mar 9, 2017

Drunk Drivers Put Us All at Risk

By |Mar 9, 2017|Auto Accidents|0 Comments

Drivers share the roads in Tennessee with operators of various vehicles, including motorcyclists and truckers. No one can control anyone’s actions, except for his or her own, so there’s always a risk of an auto accident because of a drunk driver out on the road. Unfortunately, sometimes auto accidents are deadly, and a recent example [...]