Kentucky Accident Blog

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

Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

The Kentucky Office of Highway Safety (KOHS), Kentucky State Police (KSP), and other law enforcement agencies are combining forces to promote the holiday “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign. The campaign started on December 9 and will run through January 1, 2020. It is funded through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), which … Continued


Published: 12/17/19

Tips For Drivers And Pedestrians To Avoid Accidents

The weather is beautiful in Kentucky this time of year. The crisp fall weather doesn’t mean that there will be fewer pedestrians, bicyclists, and motorcycles on Kentucky roads. When you are out driving and enjoying the weather, please be extra careful. Don’t drive distracted and pay attention to what and who is on the road. This … Continued


Published: 10/28/19

Asleep at the Wheel: The Dangers of Drowsy Driving

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 4% of nearly 150,000 adults ages 18 and older in 19 states and the District of Columbia admitted to falling asleep while driving at least once in the previous 30 days. These individuals had only six hours of sleep or fewer. Statistics The National Highway … Continued


Category: Car Accidents
Published: 07/18/19