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Handling Child Distractions on Your Summer Road Trip

Better child safety on the road takes planning. From safe seating to handling common child issues like screaming, bickering and fighting, it is important that parents know about the safest way to handle these distractions. Motor vehicle injuries are… Read More

Is the Driver Always at Fault in a Pedestrian Versus Auto Accident?

When a pedestrian is struck by a vehicle, people usually assume the driver is the at-fault party. While this is often true because the driver was distracted or impaired by drugs or alcohol, there are times when a pedestrian either shares fault or may… Read More

Liability in a Chain Reaction Car Accident

Finding out who is to blame in car accidents is not always clear, especially when multiple vehicles are involved. Below, we discuss the factors of multi-vehicle accidents and how liability is determined in these situations. If a chain reaction collision… Read More

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

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