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How Mediation Can Help You Settle Your Personal Injury Case

Mediation is a tool that is often used in personal injury cases to try and settle the case before trial and is one of the most popular ways to resolve a personal injury case. Mediation is an informal process in which a neutral third party, called a mediator, helps the parties to a personal injury [...]

April 1st, 2016|General|0 Comments

The 4 Essential Elements of a Tennessee Personal Injury Case

When you are injured due another's negligent behavior, you have the right to pursue a personal injury lawsuit in order to be compensated for any injuries and financial losses they caused you to suffer. However, in order to succeed in a personal injury lawsuit, your case must possess 4 essential elements: Element #1: Duty of [...]

January 12th, 2016|General|0 Comments

Train Carrying Hazardous Chemical Derails in Maryville

People were awakened in the middle of the night by knocks on theirs doors and automated reverse 911 alerts and told told to evacuate their homes immediately after a train derailed near Maryville. The CSX train was carrying, among other materials, cars filled with acrylonitrile, a caustic and highly flammable material used in carpet manufacturing. [...]

July 2nd, 2015|General|0 Comments

Opryland Hotel and Hand Sanitizers – What do you need to know?

Opryland Hotel, the Flu, and Hand Sanitizers - They've got more in common than you might guess. We get bombarded with alot of health information. The latest that has impacted thousands of Tennesseans is that this season's flu vaccine is about 23% effective against this year's strain of flu. Basically, the medical elite were outsmarted by [...]

January 9th, 2015|General|0 Comments

Nashville High on List of Dangerous Cities for Pedestrians

A non-profit group concerned with making American streets safer for pedestrians named Memphis as the 5th most dangerous and Nashville as the 15th most dangerous respectively cities in the country for pedestrians.  In Nashville in particular, the group found fault with streets that were never designed to be safe for pedestrians in the first place, [...]

June 27th, 2014|General|0 Comments

Nashville Attorney Keith Williams on Latest Product Recalls

While this is not a complete list, here are a number of the most recent items that have been recalled in the last several months for various reasons. There have been a number of children-related items, some of which are listed below: Consumer Alert—Single Packet Laundry & Dish Detergents Post Dangerous and Ongoing Threat to [...]

May 13th, 2014|General|0 Comments

Nashville Accident and Injury Lawyer Keith Williams on Wheelchair Accidents

I walk fast. That's good, because I don't run.  I might run if a jaguar was chasing me, but it would take at least that.  But I make good time since my natural gate is apparently just below competitive power walking speed.  I don't think about it alot, but how blessed I am to have good [...]

April 21st, 2014|General|0 Comments

Attorneys On Advisory Panel For NFL “Concussion Suit” In Open Revolt

There is alot here to argue about, should the players get paid for concussion injuries or shouldn't they? Some people feel strongly that nobody had a gun to any player's head in the NFL and they would have known full well of the dangers of playing such a rough game. Based on that, and the [...]

January 17th, 2014|General|0 Comments

GM Recalls Trucks Due To Fire Hazard – Affects Sierras and Silverados

If you purchased one of the affected trucks, you will be receiving a letter in the mail letting you know how to have your vehicle repaired at no cost to you.  Right now, the recall impacts about 370,000 2014 Chevy Silverados and GMC Sierras.  Apparently, there is a software glitch that can cause the exhaust components to [...]

January 14th, 2014|General|0 Comments

NTSB Investigation Into Southwest Flight 345 Offers Additional Details to Hard Landing

I have a comprehensive update from the NTSB on Southwest Flight 345's "hard landing" last week.  After leaving Nashville Tennessee, the Boeing 737-700 landed "nose first" at LaGuardia resulting the nose gear suffering a catastrophic failure.  The passengers were jolted and bounced in their seats as evidenced by video from inside the plane.      

August 6th, 2013|General|0 Comments