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    The 4 Most Important Types of Car Accident Evidence

    By Todd W. Burris |

    Car accidents occur every day, without warning, and can involve even the most careful and cautious drivers on the road.  After an accident, you will probably be shaken up.  But it is important to begin collecting evidence right away.  Your memory of the crash and the events leading up to the crash are freshest… Read More »

    Why Are Pedestrian Accidents on the Rise?

    By Todd W. Burris |

    In 2015, 35,200 people were killed in car accidents in the United States. This was a 7.7% increase from 2014 and the worst death toll we’ve seen since 2008. During that same year, we also saw a huge rise in the number of pedestrian and cyclist deaths. There were almost 5,400 pedestrian fatalities in… Read More »

    Debunking 4 Common Motorcycle Myths

    By Todd W. Burris |

    Motorcycles are without a doubt a fun and exciting way to travel.  However, when involved in a crash, motorcyclists are at a much greater risk of suffering catastrophic injuries or death.  According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), motorcycle deaths occur 30 times more than fatalities in other vehicles and motorcyclists are… Read More »

    Top Myths About Hiring a Personal Injury Lawyer in Kentucky

    By Todd W. Burris |

    Lawyers get a bad rap at times. We’ve all seen the late-night TV commercials touting overeager lawyers who seem obsessed about getting cold, hard cash and nothing else. The good news is that most lawyers aren’t actually like that. Most personal injury attorneys choose to become attorneys for one reason—they understand the complexities of… Read More »

    Common Car Crash Risk Factors in 2017

    By Todd W. Burris |

    Every year, thousands of people are injured or killed in car crashes on United States roadways.  Driving is one of the more dangerous activities we engage in on a daily basis.  Recent research has shown that more than 94% of all accidents are caused by people and the irresponsible choices drivers make behind the… Read More »

    Why Are Car Accident Injury Symptoms Often Delayed?

    By Todd W. Burris |

    After being involved in any type of car crash, you’ll most likely be advised to visit your nearest emergency room as soon as possible. Even if you are not in pain and do not notice any injuries right away, you’ll be advised to seek medical attention regardless. This advice is given as a precaution… Read More »

    Can Congress Prevent 200 Truck Crash Deaths Every Year?

    By Todd W. Burris |

    There were almost 8,000 truck crashes in the state of Kentucky alone in 2013. Over 2,000 of those accidents resulted in injuries or fatalities. After looking at these numbers, there’s no denying the fact that semi and commercial truck accidents cause a lot of devastation on Kentucky’s roadways. Many of the deadliest trucking accidents… Read More »

    How Common Are Pedestrian Accidents?

    By Todd W. Burris |

    According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, more than 70,000 pedestrian accidents happen every year in the United States.  Nearly 5,000 of these accidents are fatal.  Pedestrians are 1.5 times more likely to be killed in a vehicle collision than a vehicle passenger.  Additionally, thousands of pedestrians are injured every year due to… Read More »

    3 Ways to Protect Your Children During a Car Accident

    By Todd W. Burris |

    From the second you first notice brake lights flashing and tires squealing as a car crash happens before your eyes, your heart begins to race. You may frantically slam on your brakes or swerve to get out of the way of a tumbling passenger car or semi-truck. You may fumble for your phone, say… Read More »

    What Types of Injuries Can I File a Personal Injury Claim For?

    By Todd W. Burris |

    Personal injury law allows an injured person to be financially compensated when someone else’s negligent or intentional behavior caused them harm.  There are many types of personal injury cases involving many types of injuries.  Here are a few of the most common: Car, truck, or motorcycle accidents are the most common personal injury case… Read More »

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