Tag - Tennessee Car Accident Attorney

Different Types of Bone Fractures from a Car Accident

Different Types of Bone Fractures from a Car Accident

The violent impact of a car accident on the body can lead to a variety of bone fractures. A person’s life can dramatically change depending on the type of bone fracture they experience. Brain and spine fractures, in particular, can often lead to lifelong impairments in movement, sensation, and [...]

Chronic Whiplash Pain and Treatments

Chronic Whiplash Pain and Common Treatments

One of the most well-known personal injuries from car accidents is whiplash. Many people already know that whiplash causes neck pain, but not everyone realizes that this pain can become chronic in some cases. People with chronic whiplash may have to deal with the pain for years. There are [...]

Are Older Drivers More Likely to Experience Car Accidents?

Are Older Drivers More Likely to Experience Car Accidents?

Many people who are over the age of 65 will start noticing signs of declining physical and mental health. Some of these physical and mental declines can make driving riskier than usual and may pose threats to the older driver and other drivers on the road. According to reports, [...]

What to Expect from a Settlement After a Car Accident in Tennessee

What to Expect from a Settlement After a Car Accident in Tennessee

Car accidents can cause different types of damages that involve personal injuries, property damage, and vehicle damage. The costs of these damages can add up fast. Some insurance companies may offer you a settlement in response to your personal injury claim, but most initial settlements are not enough. This [...]

When Am I Required to Report a Car Accident to the Tennessee DOS?

When Am I Required to Report a Car Accident to the Tennessee DOS?

There are certain requirements that all drivers face after a car accident in Tennessee. Some of those requirements include calling 911, exchanging insurance information, and reporting the accident to the Department of Safety (DOS). These expectations are designed to protect both drivers by giving each person a fair chance [...]

How Insurance Companies Can Use the Statute of Limitations Against You

How Insurance Companies Can Use the Statute of Limitations Against You

Insurance companies use a variety of tactics, like subrogation, to avoid handing out too much money when it comes to personal injury claims for car accidents. This is because insurance companies are businesses that lose profits when they compensate consumers. To make or save money, many insurance companies discourage [...]

Ways You Can Avoid the Most Dangerous Types of Car Accidents

Ways You Can Avoid the Most Dangerous Types of Car Accidents

Car collisions are the cause of 1.2 million deaths worldwide and disabilities for the 50 million people around the world who survive. Many people have to struggle with the effects of traumatic brain injuries and spinal cord injuries for the rest of their lives. For those who suffer less [...]

Information Available to a Tennessee Jury in a Personal Injury Trial

Steps for Proving Various Types of Damages After a Car Accident

There is more than one type of injury after a car accident. Physical and psychological injuries are both considered when it comes to suing for damages. People file personal injury lawsuits when they feel like they have no other means to obtain the compensation they need for the losses [...]

Ways to Decrease Distractions While Driving

Ways to Decrease Distractions While Driving

Distracted driving has claimed the lives of hundreds of drivers and passengers. Most people already understand the extent of the problem, but there are distractions other than texting that can also pose as risks while driving in Tennessee. This is because driving is a very complicated series of actions [...]

Ways a Personal Injury Lawyer Can Help You

Ways a Personal Injury Lawyer Can Help You

Car accidents can cause a variety of personal injuries that range from soft tissue to spinal cord injuries. Some people are able to receive compensation from the insurance company after filing their personal injury claim, but not everyone. You can try to negotiate with your claims adjuster, but most [...]