Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Using Virtual Simulator To Illustrate Dangers of Distracted Driving

Distracted driving is extremely dangerous for motorists, with a driver on a cell phone estimated to have a crash risk as great as 23 times the risk of a person who is not distracted while behind the wheel. Unfortunately, despite the known dangers of distracted driving, many motorists continue to make dangerous choices behind the [...]

By | August 29th, 2013|Car Accident Lawyer, Posts|0 Comments

Kentucky Pedestrian Accidents in Focus as School Returns to Session

In the state of Kentucky, there were a total of 1,051 collisions with pedestrians in 2011. The Kentucky State police statistics report that 52 people were killed in pedestrian collisions. These fatalities represented 7.21 percent of total traffic accident deaths in the state.  Our Louisville pedestrian accident lawyers know that fatal pedestrian crashes almost always result in [...]

By | August 27th, 2013|Car Accident Lawyer, Posts|0 Comments

Children Hospitalized After Kentucky Bus Accidents

This summer, several school bus accidents occurred affecting children throughout Kentucky. For example, on July 11, Wave 3 News reported that a bus accident occurred while children were on their way from a YMCA Day Camp to an off-campus field trip. The bus accident resulted in 12 children being sent to the hospital. The kids aboard [...]

By | August 22nd, 2013|Car Accident Lawyer, Posts|0 Comments

Kentucky Trucking Accidents in Focus as New HOS Rules Take Effect

In 2011, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) made changes to the hours-of-service rules that apply to commercial truck drivers in the United States. The hours-of-service rules are designed to limit the time that a professional driver can be behind the wheel of a truck within a given period. The purpose of these rules [...]

By | August 19th, 2013|Posts, Truck Accident Lawyer|0 Comments