Kentucky Accident Blog

When to Hire a Personal Injury Lawyer in KY

When you pulled into the parking lot of your favorite mall, you anticipated a relaxing afternoon of ‘retail therapy.’ You never expected to have a distracted driver T-bone your vehicle as you drove in, fracturing your left tibia and sending you to the nearest emergency room in an ambulance. You’re told that you’ll need a … Continued


Category: Personal Injury
Published: 12/10/21

Colossus – The Myth Explained

Michael A. Schafer The Schafer Law Office 1218 S 3rd St Louisville, KY 40203 (502) 584-9511 [email protected] Somewhere around 98 percent of all car accident cases eventually settle. That is what our clients want. They want to receive their money right now. That is what we want for the most part if the settlement offer … Continued


Category: General
Published: 10/28/21

Tips To Avoid Hydroplaning

Driving in the rain can be slow moving. This can lead to people becoming impatient. While rain isn’t always dangerous, it’s riskier to drive in than a normal sunny day. Related: Tips For Driving In The Rain What is hydroplaning? Hydroplaning occurs when a car loses traction on wet roads and its tires are unable … Continued


Published: 08/28/20

Brain Injuries In Car Accidents

When you have been in a Kentucky car accident, it’s always great when you can walk away injury free. That is not always the case. Unfortunately, this does not always happen when you are driving a car that weighs thousands of pounds. Regardless of whether you are the driver or are a passenger, any accident … Continued


Category: Car Accidents
Published: 08/12/20

Tips For Driving In The Rain

We can’t control the weather. Rain can hinder both drivers and pedestrian’s ability to see, your ability to brake quickly, and your ability to handle your vehicle like normal. Here are a few helpful tips for both drivers and pedestrians on how to drive and walk safely in the rain. Tips for drivers: If it … Continued


Published: 07/31/20

Tips On Preventing Auto Accidents

According to Kentucky State Police’s report, a total of 27 traffic incidents were investigated in the Post 15 area in February alone. Out of which, five were fatal. The number went down compared to the seven fatalities that were recorded same time last year. However, one is still too many. We can do better. Let’s … Continued


Category: Car Accidents
Published: 07/17/20

What to do After a Slip and Fall Injury

Picture this scenario. You are at the grocery store, and all of a sudden, you slip and fall on a wet spot in one of the aisles. Even if the fall hurts, you will likely keep the complaining to yourself. But, the truth is, if you’re injured because of the negligence of the grocery store, you … Continued


Published: 03/19/20

How to Save On Car Insurance

Why Get Car Insurance? Protect one of your biggest investments, yourself, and your loved ones by getting car insurance. When car accidents happen, or other vehicle-related incidents involving your car, a car insurance policy will relieve you from financial hardship. Car insurance generally comes in two forms, liability coverage, and property damage. Liability coverage pays … Continued


Category: Car Insurance
Published: 01/06/20