Category: Accident Injuries

Tips for Finding a Doctor After a Kentucky Car Accident

If you’ve been involved in an accident here in Kentucky, the first thing you need to do is call the police. You will then exchange information with the other party and the police. Once that is done, you will want to make sure you weren’t injured. This is very important. If you think you weren’t … Continued

Category: Accident Injuries
Published: 09/10/13

Father And Son Injured In A Moped Accident In Louisville

A father and his son were injured while riding a moped following an accident in the 5600 block of Southside Drive. Involved in the accident was the moped, a Jeep and a JCPS bus. According to JCPS, the car hit the moped causing it be pushed under the JCPS bus. The bus, which was transporting … Continued

Category: Accident Injuries
Published: 09/04/13

Kentucky Football Player Goes Back to His Campus

Kentucky football player Ashely Lowery is finally back on campus as of June 14, 2013. Lowery, 20, was hospitalized in May 2013 after a car accident. He has now returned and rejoined his teammates on the University of Kentucky campus. Related: How to Help Road Accident Victims In Kentucky Lowery’s condition According to UK offensive … Continued

Category: Accident Injuries
Published: 06/19/13

What To Do If You Are Pregnant And You Get In A Car Accident

Being involved in a car accident can be a terrifying, especially if you are pregnant. You need to secure not only yourself but also your baby. An accident brings a number of risks to pregnant women. These risks include: stress, emotional pain, miscarriage, premature birth, birth defects and high-risk pregnancy. A woman’s pregnancy becomes high-risk … Continued

Category: Accident Injuries
Published: 05/31/13

Top Ten Kentucky Car Accident Injuries

No one wants to get hurt. It is not fair that you have to suffer from an injury that was from an accident that wasn’t your fault. All you wanted to do was drive your car to work, but in the blink of an eye, an accident happened. Your car was damaged and is not … Continued

Category: Accident Injuries
Published: 03/06/13

Snowmobile Accident Causes Traumatic Brain Injury

Michael Holcomb, 46, was injured after being thrown from a snowmobile on Saturday, February 2, 2013. An Indiana Conservation Officer claimed Holcomb was driving Westbound near a county road when he hit a snow embankment going 30 miles per hour. Holcomb was then thrown from the snowmobile and sustained a traumatic brain injury. He was … Continued

Category: Accident Injuries
Published: 02/06/13

Psychological Effects of Accidents Can Be Long-Lasting

I have read many studies over the years, and one study that has stuck with me was conducted by the National Traffic and Safety Administration. This study reported that every 10 seconds someone in the United Stated is injured in an automobile accident. Most people who have been involved in an accident, either as a … Continued

Category: Accident Injuries
Published: 01/11/13

Facial Injuries in Car Accidents

When we hear about facial injuries as a result of a car accident, most think about cosmetic injuries. For example, deep cuts that require stitches. Unfortunately, deep cuts and stitches tend to leave scars. It may take cosmetic surgery for the injury to be less noticeable, but some people think that isn’t necessary. Often, injuries … Continued

Category: Accident Injuries
Published: 01/04/13

Myelopathy from a Car Accident?

First off, what is myelopathy? Myelopathy is when you gradually lose nerve function due to spinal damage or aging. It’s one of the most common forms of neck injury in the U.S. for people over 55-years-old. In fact, 10% of people who have stenosis develop myelopathy. While myelopathy is painful, it’s not as serious as … Continued

Category: Accident Injuries
Published: 02/16/11