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Auto Accident

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Parking Lot Accidents and How to Avoid Them

There is a lot going on in parking lots; people walking, cars backing out, motorists circling the area in search for parking and shopping carts occupying parking spaces. Parking lots are hot spots for accidents waiting to happen. Nearly 20 percent of… Read More

Why Does the Insurance Company Want a Recorded Statement?

If you suffer an injury in a car accident and file an insurance claim, the insurer will likely ask you to give a recorded statement. This may seem like a reasonable request, but most accident victims do not know the reasons why the insurance company is… Read More

What are the Most Dangerous Distracted Driving Habits?

We are a nation who loves to multitask, from reading a book while getting in a workout to listening to an educational podcast while eating a nutritious meal. However, multitasking is not something that should be practiced while driving, particularly when… Read More

Mudslide Sends Pickup Truck Down 200-Foot Embankment, Kills Driver and Sends Another Person to Hospital

At 2:45 a.m. yesterday morning there was a mudslide on a section of State Route 70 in Hawkins County that caused the road to collapse down the side of a mountain. The mudslide sent a Chevy pickup truck and a GMC Envoy crashing down the side of a 200-foot… Read More

Laws Affecting Your Car Accident Claim

If you were injured in an auto accident on a Tennessee road caused by another driver's negligence, and you want to pursue compensation, there are a few laws you should learn about because they could significantly impact your claim. For example, it is… Read More

Winter Driving Tips in Tennessee

Even though Tennessee is part of the south, the state can still fall victim to icy roads, heavy rain and thick sleet during the winter months. These conditions can make your commute to work and other driving trips dangerous and put you at higher risk… Read More

Safe Driving Tips During the Holiday Season

Holiday events and celebrations are often exciting. However, as the volume of motorists on the road increases, so does the likelihood of an accident occurring. Sometimes drivers may become frustrated or excessively speed to get to their destination.  Our… Read More

What Are the Long-Term Effects of Car Accident Injuries?

Being involved in a car accident can be a traumatizing experience. The effects of a car accident can stick with you long after your injuries heal, affecting your ability to enjoy life and perform work. If you or someone you love has been injured in a… Read More

What are Tennessee’s Pedestrian Laws

When a vehicle strikes a pedestrian, it often results in the pedestrian suffering serious life-threatening injuries. In order for pedestrians to stay safe while walking near traffic, it is important to know and follow Tennessee’s pedestrian laws. If… Read More

6 Delayed Injury Symptoms You May Experience After a Car Accident

Motor vehicle accidents can lead to significant injuries that can have long-term effects on victims. However, some injuries have delayed symptoms that appear several days or weeks after an auto accident. At Greg Coleman Law, our Knoxville car accident… Read More

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