Tag - Car Accident Attorney in Tennessee

How Aggressive Driving Places Others at Risk

How Aggressive Driving Places Others at Risk

A variety of causes have been implicated with car accidents and aggressive driving is high on the list. You may have encountered road rage while driving, but this is not always the same thing as aggressive driving. Road rage can be associated with aggression, but aggressive driving itself is [...]

How Should I Obtain Compensation for Workplace Car Accidents?

How Should I Obtain Compensation for Workplace Car Accidents?

Deciding whether to file a lawsuit for a car accident while on the job comes down to deciding between filing a workers’ compensation or personal injury lawsuit. In Tennessee, choosing both is usually not an option because each one can contradict the other in certain situations. For example, if [...]

Your Options if the Other Driver in An Accident in Uninsured

Your Options if the Other Driver in An Accident in Uninsured

Dealing with the financial aftermath of a car accident can be tricky enough, but trying to figure out what to do when the other driver has no insurance can seem impossible. You still have options, but the path to obtaining compensation will be more complicated than before. If you [...]

How a Car Accident Lawyer Can Help You Avoid Subrogation

How a Car Accident Lawyer Can Help You Avoid Subrogation

Car accidents can lead to a lot of financial losses from medical expenses and vehicle repair costs. Some insurance companies will compensate you without much resistance, but others may create complications for you. Even though Tennessee enforces certain laws that limit subrogation, there are insurance companies out there who [...]

Variables that Affect How Much Compensation You Receive After a Car Accident

Variables that Affect How Much Compensation You Receive After a Car Accident

There are several variables that can affect how much compensation you receive from the insurance company after a car accident, variables which include your injuries and what you present to your insurance company. These can change how much compensation you are initially offered or whether the insurance company decides [...]

Can Not Wearing a Seatbelt Be Used Against You After a Car Accident?

Can Not Wearing a Seatbelt Be Used Against You After a Car Accident?

48% of people were killed in car accidents while not wearing seatbelts in 2016. This is why Tennessee enforces seatbelt laws with penalties. If you are caught not wearing a seatbelt in Tennessee, you could be fined up to $30, but a second offense could land you a $55 [...]

Determining Negligence After a Tennessee Car Accident

Determining Negligence After a Tennessee Car Accident

Negligence is when a person fails to practice an expected level of care and this failure causes harm to another person, whether this means physical or psychological damage. Car accidents can cause both physical injuries and psychological distress that come with expensive medical bills and lost wages. This is [...]