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Hit by an Emergency Vehicle? Can You Sue?

If you are waiting at a controlled intersection and proceed when the lights are green, but are hit by another vehicle speeding through a red light, you would normally expect that you would have the right to sue the driver for negligence and claim compensation for the damage to your vehicle and any injuries you [...]

2020-12-29T08:15:14-07:00December 29th, 2020|Car Accidents|0 Comments

Was Your Injury Caused by Someone Who Didn’t “Move Over?”

If you were injured while waiting on the side of a Tennessee road or highway for help, you may be able to claim compensation from the driver whose vehicle hit yours. There has been a law in place in Tennessee for nearly two years now that requires drivers to keep out of the way, or [...]

2020-09-06T22:48:46-07:00March 30th, 2019|Car Accidents|0 Comments

When Buckling Up Doesn’t Work

Tennessee rightly has a law on seat belt use. It’s mandatory. It’s hard to argue against the fact that seat belts and other safety aids like air bags help prevent fatalities and serious injuries in a car accident. Of course they are not entirely foolproof; no seat belt is going to do any good if [...]

2020-09-06T22:48:49-07:00September 11th, 2018|Car Accidents|0 Comments

What to Do If You’re in a Car Accident in Nashville

Being involved in a car accident or road catastrophe is not only stressful but traumatic as well. Regardless of whose fault it was, the important thing is to remain calm and composed and realized that you can and will get through this situation. By being aware and following post-accident procedures, you’ll not only feel better [...]

2020-09-06T22:48:49-07:00August 20th, 2018|Car Accidents|0 Comments

What Should I Do if I am Hit By an Uninsured Motorist?

It’s a comforting thought that if you are hit by another motorist and the accident isn’t your fault, you may be able to obtain compensation through the other driver’s insurance company. It’s not an easy process, but the process is still there to be used. Compensation obtained through a personal injury claim can help pay [...]

2020-09-06T22:48:49-07:00July 13th, 2018|Car Accidents|0 Comments

Fender Benders –Who’s Fault Was It?

Rear end vehicle accidents, also called fender benders, are the most common type of vehicle accident in Tennessee and across the U.S. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) keeps statistics on all road accidents and according to their data, fender benders account for 30% of all vehicle accidents. That’s around 1.5 million rear end [...]

2020-09-06T22:48:50-07:00May 27th, 2018|Car Accidents|0 Comments
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