Category: Car Accidents

Tips for Kentucky Drivers to Stay Safe on Labor Day Weekend

Tips for Kentucky Drivers to Stay Safe on Labor Day Weekend The American Automobile Association (AAA) is the most widely known roadside safety organization in the United States. They are a privately held, national membership organization that helps thousands of stranded motorists per year across the country. If there is an organization that knows about … Continued


Category: Car Accidents
Published: 08/30/18

Kentucky’s Distracted Driving Laws

Kentucky’s Distracted Driving Laws Distracted driving is partaking in any action that diverts the driver’s attention away from the roadway while operating a motor vehicle. This includes messing with the radio, eating, drinking, conversing with passengers, and setting your GPS. But, the biggest distraction in this day and age has to be cell phones. Whether … Continued


Category: Car Accidents
Published: 07/06/18

Self-Driving Cars Could Be A Nightmare Or A Blessing

Self-Driving Cars Could be a Nightmare or a Blessing Self-driving cars promise a lot of exciting things, the most important of which, are reduced traffic crashes and fatalities. However, according to a study conducted by the Oak Ridge National Laboratory, University of Leeds, and University of Washington, the future of roads with self-driving cars wouldn’t … Continued


Category: Car Accidents
Published: 05/23/16

Trains Are Significantly Safer Than Cars

Train crashes are not as common as car or bus crashes and that is part of what has caused industry experts say trains are significantly safer than automobiles. The thing that makes train crashes sound more significant is that train crashes attract headlines immediately, such as the recent Amtrak collision near Philadelphia. According to the … Continued


Category: Car Accidents
Published: 04/11/16

Kentucky Soon To See Tougher DUI Bill?

Senate Bill 56 (SB 56), appears to be nearing final passage following its House approval. This bill extends Kentucky’s look back period in which previous DUI offenses count against a defendant from five years to ten years. Rep. Kelly Flood, a Lexington Democrat who introduced SB 56, said the bill will ensure more people who … Continued


Category: Car Accidents
Published: 04/11/16

Vehicle Crashes Are Leading Cause Of Injury, Death In U.S.

Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of injury in the U.S. Crashes are also the main cause of death for U.S. teens. In fact, six teens, age 16 to 19, die every day from motor vehicle injuries. While there are many factors that can cause a crash, the main factors include: distracted driving, inexperience … Continued


Category: Car Accidents
Published: 11/04/15

Study Says Teens Dying in Car Crashes Drive Small, Old Cars

A new study revealed that about half of teen ages 15 to 17-years-old, and who died in a car accident from 2008 to 2012, had cars that were more than 10-years-old. Also, about a third of those teens drove small cars. The findings note that teens overwhelmingly drove smaller and older vehicles. There was also … Continued


Category: Car Accidents
Published: 01/09/15

Jennifer Lopez Gets Hit By A Drunk Driver

Anyone can be a victim of drunk driving. In fall of 2014, Jennifer Lopez and former King of Queens star Leah Remini survived a car accident involving a drunk driver. Lopez was traveling with Remini along Malibu’s Pacific Coast Highway when a pickup truck hit them at a red light. It was reported that Lopez’s … Continued


Category: Car Accidents
Published: 10/07/14

2 Killed, 1 Injured in Smiths Grove Accident. Is DUI To Blame?

Two people were killed and one was injured in a car accident in Smiths Grove on Saturday, June 14, 2014. Andrew Hall and Lucas Turner were pronounced dead at the scene, while Dillon Hart was airlifted to the Skyline Medical Center. According to the Warren County Sheriff’s office, Hall, Turner and Hart were traveling down … Continued


Category: Car Accidents
Published: 06/20/14

Hit-And-Run Incident In Louisville: Search For An SUV Driver

Authorities are searching for the driver of an SUV who fled after hitting a pedestrian on Sunday, April 20, 2014 in Louisville. The pedestrian, who sustained life-threatening injuries, was taken to the University of Louisville Hospital for treatment. According to witnesses, it was a brown or maroon SUV with tinted windows. We hope the person … Continued


Category: Car Accidents
Published: 04/28/14