Competitive Stamina Matters in Both Football and Injury Law

Competitive Stamina Matters in Both Football and Injury Law

Recently, I watched a Sunday night football game between the Patriots and the Lions.  The announcers noted that the quarterback for the Patriots, Tom Brady, had attributed much of the success of the Patriots to the team’s competitive stamina. The Patriots, love them...

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...

Pedestrian Safety in Middle Tennessee

According to the group Walk Bike Nashville, 2017 was the deadliest year on record for pedestrians ever in Nashville. The statistics compiled by the group at www.walkbikenashville.org/2017_most_deadly_year_for_pedestrians_ever, demonstrate that 23 pedestrians were...

INJURIES AT TRAMPOLINE PARKS ON THE RISE

There has been a steady rise in the number of trampoline parks throughout the United States, and Middle Tennessee is no different. In a September 2016 article in the medical magazine Pediatrics, it notes that, according to the National Electronic Injury Surveillance...

MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENTS OCCUR FREQUENTLY IN TENNESSEE

On June 21, 2017, an electronic display on Interstate 24 flashed that so far in 2017, 61 motorcycle riders have been killed in Tennessee. Therefore, 6 months into the year more 2 motorcycle riders a week are dying in accidents. We also know from the Tennessee...

TENNESSEE GUN ACCIDENTS

In 2014, Tennessee lead the nation in accidental shooting fatalities with 105. Since 2014, the news has not improved and Tennessee continues to experience a high rate of accidental gun shootings. In 2015, per the Safe Tennessee Project there were 51 accidental...