Who Is Responsible For Damages In A Kentucky Drunk Driving Accident?

Driving while impaired by alcohol or drugs is illegal in Kentucky and every other state in the country. However, being convicted of drunk driving is a criminal matter. Holding a drunk driver responsible for injuries in a DUI accident is a civil matter. Even if the drunk driver is judged guilty in the criminal case, you must still prove that the driver caused the accident that resulted in your injuries. You must also prove that you suffered damages as a result of those injuries. Proving the drunk driver caused the accident is crucial if you want to recover compensation for your lost wages, medical bills, emotional suffering, property damage, and physical pain. Calling an experienced Louisville DUI accident attorney is the first step in protecting your right to recover full compensation. Call our office at 1-888-761-7204 to schedule a free consultation with an experienced Louisville DUI accident attorney. […]

By | January 23rd, 2017|Auto Accident, Auto Accident Injury, Car Accident Lawyer, Kentucky Injury Lawyer, Kentucky Law, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident Lawyer, Wrongful Death|Comments Off on Who Is Responsible For Damages In A Kentucky Drunk Driving Accident?

What Evidence Is Used In A DUI Accident Case?

As discussed in one of our previous blogs about DUI accidents during the holidays, we anticipate an increase in DUI incidents in Kentucky throughout the holidays. Alcoholic beverages are a part of the holiday celebrations for many individuals. For some, spiced cider or rum eggnog during the holidays is a staple.  However, there are individuals who will over-indulge during the holidays. If those individuals choose to drive after consuming alcohol, the results can be tragic. If you are injured in a DUI accident, it is important that you take steps to protect your legal right to recover compensation for your injuries. A conviction of drunk driving or other criminal charge does not guarantee you will receive compensation from the drunk driver’s insurance company. We urge you to contact our office at 888-761-7204 to discuss your legal options with an experienced Lexington DUI accident attorney. […]

By | November 21st, 2016|Car Accident Lawyer, Kentucky Injury Lawyer, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident Lawyer|Comments Off on What Evidence Is Used In A DUI Accident Case?

Kentucky DUI Accidents During The Holidays

As we enter the holiday season, it is important to remind everyone of the dangers of drinking and driving. DUI accidents claim thousands of lives each year. During the holidays, drunk driving accidents increase, beginning with Blackout Wednesday. What Is Blackout Wednesday? Blackout Wednesday is the unofficial name given to Thanksgiving Eve. This day is known by bartenders and law enforcement officers throughout the United States as one of the biggest drinking days of the year, even surpassing New Year’s Eve and July Fourth in some areas. The reason why more people drink to excess the day before Thanksgiving is unknown. Some experts believe it is because many people are off on Thanksgiving Day so they know they can consume alcohol in excess without worrying about going to work the next day. […]

By | November 18th, 2016|Auto Accident, Auto Accident Injury, Car Accident Lawyer, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident Lawyer|Comments Off on Kentucky DUI Accidents During The Holidays