What is Maximum Medical Improvement?

A serious accident that results in a major injury can result in a long, complicated process to receive a settlement for a personal injury claim. While the victim may want to receive compensation very quickly to pay for mounting costs of medical care and other expenses, it is in the victim’s best interest to wait. In most situations, it is best to wait for settlement until you have reached maximum medical improvement or MMI. […]

Louisville Pedestrian Accident Injures One

Wave3 News reported on a hit and run pedestrian accident last week on Watterson Expressway. According to the Louisville Metro Police, the man was in the road on westbound I-264 near Manslick Road cleaning up debris from a single-vehicle accident when a driver hit the man and fled the scene. The victim suffered non-life-threatening injuries. He was transported to the University of Louisville Hospital for treatment. If you have information about this hit and run pedestrian accident, we urge you to contact law enforcement officials. Louisville Pedestrian Accidents […]

By | January 25th, 2017|Auto Accident, Auto Accident Injury, Car Accident Lawyer, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Truck Accident Lawyer|Comments Off on Louisville Pedestrian Accident Injures One

What If My Car Is Totaled In A Lexington Car Accident?

Being in a car accident is a traumatic life event. Even if you do not suffer serious physical injuries, you must deal with the hassle of having your vehicle repaired and dealing with the insurance company for the other driver. Depending on the severity of the damage to your vehicle, the insurance company may agree to pay for repairs or it may total your vehicle. If your vehicle is totaled, it is important to understand how the insurance company settles your property damage claim. How Does The Insurance Company Decide When A Car Is Totaled? Kentucky has specific laws related to whether a car is totaled or repaired after a car accident. Under Kentucky law, a vehicle is considered totaled is the cost to repair the vehicle exceeds 75 percent of the fair market value (FMV), also referred to as the actual cash value (ACV) of the vehicle. […]

By | October 7th, 2016|Auto Accident, Auto Accident Injury, Car Accident Lawyer, Kentucky Injury Lawyer, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury|Comments Off on What If My Car Is Totaled In A Lexington Car Accident?

What You Need To Know After Your Auto Accident Injury

The Insurance Claims Process for Auto Accidents An accident is the precursor to an auto accident injury claim. There are some very important things you should do at the accident site if you are injured in an automobile accident. As soon as you can, begin the process of filing a claim by reporting the accident with [...]

By | October 16th, 2015|Auto Accident Injury, Car Accident Lawyer, Kentucky Injury Lawyer, Kentucky Law|Comments Off on What You Need To Know After Your Auto Accident Injury

How a Personal Injury Lawyer can help you

How Can A Personal Injury Lawyer Help Me? Are you wondering how a personal injury lawyer can help you resolve your personal injury claim? If the damage or money is minor (less than the insurance deductible or less than the small claims limit for your state), you can probably handle it yourself. If the consequences are more immediate [...]

By | September 30th, 2015|Kentucky Injury Lawyer, Kentucky Law, Personal Injury|Comments Off on How a Personal Injury Lawyer can help you