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11/26/2014
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Winter Driving Safety Tips For Kentucky Roads

It may still be fall, but winter weather is here. If you must drive on snowy roads, here are some tips on how to do so safely.

Category: Kentucky Driving

11/24/2014
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Beware: Drowsy Driving Can be Just as Fatal as Drunk Driving

Drowsy driving can be just as dangerous as driving drunk. It impairs your senses and could cause an accident. Never push yourself when you're tired.

Category: General

11/21/2014
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Safe Driving Tips with Semi-Trucks On Kentucky Roads

Semi-trucks rule the highway. That's because they transport many of the products we need everyday. Here are some tips on how to drive safely around trucks.

Category: Kentucky Driving

11/19/2014
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Kentucky Roadside Safety Tips

Before you're ever in an accident, it's important to know about roadside safety tips. They will help keep you safe and decrease your chances of injuries.

Category: Kentucky Driving

11/17/2014
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Drunk Driving In Kentucky Takes Lives

Drunk driving is a real problem. Alcohol impairs your judgment which makes it dangerous to drive. If fact, it could be deadly. Please don't drink and drive.

Category: General

Labels: car accident DUI
11/12/2014
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Hands-Free Devices May Not Be As Safe As We Thought

Many people believe that hands-free devices are safer than hand-held devices. It turns out they're both equally as dangerous because they are both distracting.

Category: Distracted Driving

11/7/2014
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Girl Reminds Everyone To Put Their Phones Away And Drive

In 2012, a distracted driving accident changed a young girl's life. Now, she wants to tell her story, so everyone can see how dangerous distracted driving is.

Category: Distracted Driving

11/5/2014
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A JCPS Bus Was In An Accident, 9 Students Taken to Hospital

A JCPS bus was involved in an accident. The NHTSA made a list of some rules that kids should know when they are getting on and off the school bus.

Category: General

10/31/2014
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Rosedale Train Collision Prompts Ban on Hands-Free Phones

After a horrible train and truck collision, the National Transportation Safety Board is requesting a law that bans the use of hands-free and hand-held phones.

Category: Distracted Driving

10/27/2014
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Kentucky Driving: Watch Out for Deer On the Loose!

It's that time of year again. That's right, it's deer season. While deer can cause accidents any time, they are especially active from mid-Oct. until mid-Dec.

Category: Kentucky Driving

10/27/2014
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Takata, Honda: Two Lawsuits Over Airbag Recall

Takata and Honda are facing two more lawsuits after injuries related to the airbag recall. These lawsuits claim that metal shards from the airbag cause injury.

Category: General

10/24/2014
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Kentucky Dog Bite Series: What If A Dog Bites My Child?

Dog attacks can lead to serious injures. This is especially true when a dog attacks a child. Here are some tips on how to help your child after a dog attack.

Category: Dog Bites/Animal Attacks

10/22/2014
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Toyota Recalls 247,000 Vehicles Due to Faulty Airbags

Toyota has recalled around 247,000 vehicles due to faulty airbags. Please check to see if you own a vehicle that is being recalled.

Category: Recalls

10/20/2014
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Louis Garneau Recalls Aerodynamic Bicycle Helmets

Cyclist Louis Garneau is recalling almost 2,000 bicycle helmets after they failed an impact and cold condition test. Please check to see if you own this helmet.

Category: Recalls

10/17/2014
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Drunk Driving: One Dead, Six Injured in Head-on Crash

Nothing good ever comes from drinking and driving. It leads to injuries, damages and even death. Unfortunately, this happened in a recent accident in Kentucky.

Category: General

10/15/2014
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Dump Truck and Train Crash in Kentucky Leaves One Dead

Accidents can happen to any vehicle of any size. This goes for dump trucks as well. There was a fatal accident in Kentucky between a dump truck and train.

Category: General

10/13/2014
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Kentucky Dog Bite Series: Handling An Aggressive Dog

Owning a dog is a big responsibility, and the owner is liable for their dog's actions. So, if the dog bites someone, the owner must learn how to handle the dog.

Category: Dog Bites/Animal Attacks

10/8/2014
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Move Over, Kentucky

Have you heard of the Move Over Law? It's when you get into another lane or slow down as you go by an emergency vehicle that is in the shoulder of the road.

Category: Kentucky Driving

10/7/2014
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Jennifer Lopez Gets Hit By A Drunk Driver

JLO was hit by a drunk driver and then took a selfie.

Category: Auto Accidents

10/1/2014
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Kentucky Dog Bite Series: Reporting Dog Bite Incidents

If you're injured by a dog, it's important that you report the attack to animal control. That way, they can find the dog, and you can focus on recovering.

Category: Dog Bites/Animal Attacks

9/29/2014
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JCPS Bus Hit by DUI Driver

A DUI driver hit a JCPS school bus on Tuesday, September 23. No injuries occurred. It's important to sit down with your child and review bus safety rules.

Category: General

9/24/2014
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Pregnant Mother and Kids Hit by DUI Driver Near YUM! Center

A pregnant mother and her two kids were hit by a DUI driver near the Kentucky YUM! Center on Thursday, September 18. They were hit while crossing the street.

Category: General

9/24/2014
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What To Do When You Witness A Car Accident In Kentucky

Many questions may be going through your head if you have just witnessed a car accident. One of the first things is to call the police as soon as you can.

Category: Kentucky Driving

9/22/2014
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Kentucky Takes 13th Spot For State With Most Deer Collisions

Kentucky ranks 13th out of 50 in having the most deer-vehicle accidents. That's why it's so important for drivers to pay attention to their surroundings.

Category: Kentucky Driving

9/17/2014
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Driving with Dementia

Driving requires decision making skills and good reflexes. This becomes more difficult as we age and develop memory problems. Keep an eye out for these signs.

Category: General

Auto Accidents

Mike Schafer's nearly two decades of representing auto accident victims in Kentucky has given him the hands-on experience that is priceless, along with a winning track record. Mike fights hard for his clients and his opponents know it. With Mike as your attorney, you’ll know you’re in good hands. You’ll know that your chances at recovering compensation are as good as they can possibly be.

Truck Accidents

Mike Schafer's nearly two decades of representing truck and tractor trailer accident victims in Kentucky has given him the hands-on experience that is priceless, along with a winning track record. Mike fights hard for his clients and his opponents know it. With Mike as your lawyer, you’ll know you’re in good hands, and you’ll know that your chances at recovering compensation are as good as they can possibly be.

Wrongful Death and Fatal Accidents

Kentucky Fatal Accident Attorney, Louisville, KY, Wrongful Death Lawyer, Louisville Kentucky Fatality Attorney, Michael A Schafer, (502) 584-9511. Helping clients who have had loved ones killed in motor vehicle accidents for 18 years. Free consultation.

Motorcycle Accidents

Do you really need an attorney specifically for motorcycle accidents? If you have been in a motorcycle accident, the answer is yes. If you’re in Kentucky, your first choice should be Michael Schafer.

Bicycle Accidents

A bicycle accident attorney? Do you really need a lawyer specifically for bicycle accidents? If you have been in a bicycle accident, the answer is yes. And if you’re in Kentucky, your first choice should be Mikel Schafer in Louisville, KY.

Pedestrian Accidents

Many different rules and laws apply to pedestrian accident cases. If you are a pedestrian injured in an accident and you worry about who is going to pay your medical bills and lost wages while you are off from work, your first choice should be Michael A. Schafer in Louisville, Kentucky. Put your mind at ease and his 20 years of experience to work for you.

Child Accidents

If your child has been injured or harmed in any situation, The Schafer Law Office can help. Contact us immediately to find out how we can help you, your child and your family.

Dog Bites/Animal Attacks

If you've been bitten by a dog anywhere in Kentucky, you need immediate help. Contact The Schafer Law Office immediately!

Slip and Fall/Premises Liability

If you live or suffered your injury in Kentucky, you’ll find that lawyer right here, in Louisville, KY: Michael A Schafer. Mike has more than 18 years of experience with helping his clients get compensated in slip and fall cases, premises liability cases and a range of other personal injury cases.