Halloween Fun Brings Scary Risks of Pedestrian Accidents

Halloween Fun Brings Scary Risks of Pedestrian Accidents

We all know kids (and lot of adults too) love Halloween.  They enjoy putting on their costumes, trick or treating, and of course eating all the candy.  Unfortunately, Halloween has been found to increase the risk to children ages 5-14 years old of being injured in a...
LARGE PERCENTAGE OF FATAL CAR ACCIDENTS INVOLVE SPEEDING

LARGE PERCENTAGE OF FATAL CAR ACCIDENTS INVOLVE SPEEDING

Recently, I was driving with my family on Briley Parkway.  I was in the right lane travelling the speed limit.  There was a car in the left lane passing us.  Suddenly, I see in the rearview mirror a black car approaching at a high rate of speed. As the car approaches,...
INSURANCE COMPANIES ARE NOT THERE TO HELP YOU

INSURANCE COMPANIES ARE NOT THERE TO HELP YOU

I hear something like this from the local community often:  “But Joe, after my car accident, I thought the insurance company would take care of me and my family.”  The short answer is the insurance company doesn’t care about you, your family, or your health.  An...
WIN YOUR CASE.  LOSE THE STRESS.

WIN YOUR CASE. LOSE THE STRESS.

Your vehicle is stopped in stand-still traffic.  You’re thinking about work and the kids.  Suddenly you’re violently jarred and hear a loud crash.  You try and get your bearings.  You smell smoke.  Your airbags have deployed.  You know your vehicle is damaged in the...
WHY DO CAR ACCIDENTS HAPPEN?

WHY DO CAR ACCIDENTS HAPPEN?

There are many reasons why car accidents happen.  Sometimes it’s distracted driving, texting, or failing to maintain one’s lane of traffic.  The State of Tennessee compiles data detailing how Tennessee wrecks happen.  The data can be found here.  The link even breaks...

Distracted Driving Remains A Concern

We have recently set forth the dramatic increase in car accidents in Middle Tennessee.  There are thousands more accidents a year now than even 5 years according to the official statistics at www.tn.gov/safety/stats/crashdata.html.  For a more detailed analysis please...