Category: Accident Injuries

Common Back Injuries After a Car Accident

Common Back Injuries After a Car Accident One of the biggest mistakes people make after they have been in an auto accident is assuming they are not hurt. Whether you are in a minor or serious accident, it is important to get checked out by a doctor as soon as possible. That way, you can … Continued

Category: Accident Injuries
Published: 05/21/19

Takata, Honda: Two Lawsuits Over Airbag Recall

In response to the latest airbag recall, Takata and Honda are facing two more lawsuits. These lawsuits are being filed for injuries that may have been caused by the defective airbags. The lawsuits resulted from two accidents in Florida. However, a Honda spokesman declined to give comments on these lawsuits because they are pending. However, … Continued

Category: Accident Injuries
Published: 10/27/14

Man Faces DUI Charge. One-Month Old Among Passengers

DUI accident Last Thursday, April 17, 2014, a Louisville man hit two vehicles sending passengers to various hospitals, one of them a one-month-old baby. The man who was later identified as Charles Bridges, 69, is facing multiple charges. When officers arrived in the scene of the accident, they saw Bridges on the ground outside of … Continued

Category: Accident Injuries
Published: 04/24/14

One Person Injured In Shelbyville Road Accident

Beware of icy roads. On Tuesday, February 18, 2014, at least one person was injured after a car hit a guardrail on Shelbyville Road in eastern Jefferson County. According to MetroSafe, the road was very icy at the time of the accident. The accident occurred before 9:00 a.m. near Long Run Road. In relation to … Continued

Category: Accident Injuries
Published: 02/21/14

Back Injuries After An Accident

Pretend that you were involved in a serious car accident and were injured. Your injury may be horrific, debilitating or even life-threatening. Maybe your back was severely injured. If that happened, a basic x-ray, exam or physical therapy may not be enough to treat your back injury. You may need back surgery in the case … Continued

Category: Accident Injuries
Published: 01/15/14

Proper Neck Restraints Are Key To Stopping Common Injury

The neck is one part of the body that is vulnerable during car accidents. According to studies, a rear-end crash takes place every 17 seconds. Within that very short period, your head might have already snapped back with such force that it left your neck damaged. This type of injury is more commonly known as … Continued

Category: Accident Injuries
Published: 12/27/13

Kansas City Royals Mascot “Hot Dog Injury” Lawsuit

Mascots play an important role in any sporting event. They have to perform and prepare the crowd to get loud. They are supposed to be outgoing and fan friendly. However, this was not the case with the Kansas City Royals mascot. The hot dog injury In September 2010, a Kansas man named John Coomer filed the … Continued

Category: Accident Injuries
Published: 11/05/13

Faking Injuries in Car Accidents

One of the most common issues in a personal injury claim is when the plaintiff fakes an injury to collect compensation. Faking an injury is wrong and unethical. If you file a personal injury claim for “pain, suffering, and disability” originating from a car accident and it’s not true, there could be some serious consequences. … Continued

Category: Accident Injuries
Published: 10/23/13

Signs Of Mental Injuries Following A Car Accident

Over 6 million road accidents take place in United States annually. If you’ve been in one, then you know it can be very emotional. You may even be shocked that the accident had even happened. “Shock” is a medical term that refers to tissues and organs in the body that receive an insufficient flow of … Continued

Category: Accident Injuries
Published: 10/09/13

Whiplash In A Kentucky Accident

Kentucky motorists, please listen to this. If you have been in a car accident, you may remember feeling pain on your neck after the incident. During car accidents, some of the most common injuries that passengers are likely to suffer from involve the neck or back. Neck injury is caused by sudden movement of the … Continued

Category: Accident Injuries
Published: 10/08/13