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Three Ways to Prevent a Holiday Fall Accident

Avoid Slips, Trips, and Falls This Holiday Season It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Unless you need to take an unexpected visit to the local emergency room due to a slip, trip, or fall at home. The holidays are actually the most pronounced time for preventable accidents around the home. In fact, the [...]

By |2018-12-18T13:26:51+00:00December 15th, 2018|Personal Injury, Safety, Slip and Fall, Tips|0 Comments

10 Dangerous Kentucky Winter Driving Behaviors

10 Bad Habits Kentucky Drivers Should Avoid This Winter Cold weather storms are making their way across the Bluegrass and that has already caused numerous travel disruptions and motor vehicle accidents which will continue to happen throughout the winter months. Ice and sleet filled mixes often plague the state this time of year when warmer temperatures [...]

By |2018-11-28T13:55:07+00:00November 27th, 2018|Auto Accidents, Personal Injury, Safety, Tips, Wrongful Death|0 Comments

Thanksgiving Travel – Accident Prevention Tips

Motor Vehicle Accident Rates Skyrocket Over Thanksgiving Holiday Hundreds of families are getting ready to make their holiday trek across the Bluegrass for their annual Turkey Day celebrations. Across the U.S., 43,400,000 travelers will plan to venture 50 miles or more on average with a majority, 90 percent, of travelers will get to their Thanksgiving destination via [...]

By |2018-11-20T16:00:36+00:00November 20th, 2018|Auto Accidents, Kentucky News, Personal Injury, Safety, Tips|0 Comments

When Do I Need to Stop While Driving Around School Buses?

Indiana School Bus Tragedy Should Serve as Reminder for Kentucky Drivers to Know When to Stop Beyond horrific emotions erupt when reviewing accident reports coming from sister state Indiana involving a driver who missed the stop arm warning and blinking lights of a school bus and caused the deaths of three school-aged children who were [...]

By |2018-11-20T15:54:10+00:00November 18th, 2018|Bus Accident, Safety, Tips, Wrongful Death|0 Comments

Extra Driving Vigilance Required During High Deer Crossing Months

Kentucky Driver Killed as Heavy Deer Crossing Season Begins Herds of deer are making their move this month and already the cause of a traffic fatality in Ohio County. Kentucky State Police report a 37-year-old man was killed in a weekend crash after he tried to avoid hitting a deer but instead lost control of [...]

Driving Tips for Avoiding a Collision with A Train

Train Crash A Reminder of Railroad Crossing Risks A train traveling 40 minutes north of Owensboro recently collided with a 64-year-old woman on CR 600 W, near Huntingburg just beyond the Kentucky/Indiana border. The afternoon crash happened at a crossing with functioning signals at the time of the impact and the accident remains under investigation. [...]

7 Safety Tips to Keep Your Child in a Car Seat Safe

Updated Car Seat Guidelines May Save Lives, Reduce Child Accident Injuries Newly supported research by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is impacting changes in U.S. child car seat guidelines. The updated guidelines recommend rear-facing car seats for children until they reach the height or weight limit for the seat, likely beyond a toddler’s second birthday, and leaving [...]

By |2018-09-11T13:54:43+00:00September 3rd, 2018|Car Accident, Product Liability, Safety, Tips|0 Comments

An Overview of Teen Driving for the Back to School Season

School Year Driving Reminders for Your Teen Back to school congested roads mixed with excited yet inexperienced, distracted, lack of seat belt using operators who have riskier driving habits like speeding, school zones are naturally the home of a driving disaster waiting to happen for many of Kentucky’s teens. In fact, the number of young drivers [...]

By |2018-08-23T12:02:19+00:00August 23rd, 2018|Auto Accidents, Personal Injury, Safety, Tips|0 Comments

Electronic Stability Control Systems: Does Your Car Have One?

Learn About This Vehicle Safety Feature Before You Buy Most luxury automakers have touted the placement of extra safety features in shiny models for years, but as designers are now migrating some of these extra technologies into all of their vehicles, consumers should begin searching for them when looking for cars, trucks and SUVs to [...]

By |2018-08-13T19:01:14+00:00August 4th, 2018|Auto Accidents, Safety|0 Comments

When Is It Time To Take The Keys Away From Your Aging Parent?

25 Warning Signs That Your Aging Parent Should Stop Driving Most adult children would like their parents to maintain their driving independence as long as they continue to move safely and confidently on the road, but it is also just as important to scan their ability to drive when vision, memory, strength, flexibility, and quick [...]

By |2018-08-13T18:41:55+00:00July 30th, 2018|Auto Accidents, Personal Injury, Safety|0 Comments