Nashville Personal Injury Blog

11 Ways You Can Help an Accident Victim this Holiday Season

An accident is unfortunate any time of year, but the holidays can add another layer of difficulty. It's a season of traveling to see family, gift giving, and parties...all of which are in jeopardy when an accident occurs. The accident victim may not have access to a car or can't afford to replace their car.

Prescription drugs can be pulled from the market

When your doctor prescribes a prescription drug, you assume that it will improve your overall level of health.

Unfortunately, there are times when dangerous prescription drugs make their way to market. If this happens, a large number of patients are put in a risky position.

What should you do about a defective medical device?

When you opt for a surgical procedure, such as one that involves a medical device, you hope that it will change your life for the better.

Unfortunately, there are times when this doesn't happen. Instead, the end result is the exact opposite: The device causes more harm than good.

Driver negligence can cause a serious bicycle accident

As a bicyclist, you know just how dangerous it can be to ride in close proximity to motor vehicles.

Although there are laws in place to ensure that everyone shares the road, there are times when this doesn't happen. For example, a driver of a passenger car may act in a negligent manner, thus causing a serious accident.

Medical malpractice can cause injury, death

When you seek medical attention, you put all your trust in others. While there's nothing wrong with doing so, there are times when mistakes are made.

Some medical mistakes are overlooked, as they don't cause any pain. However, there are also situations in which medical malpractice leads to serious injury or even death.

What to do after a single-car accident

Car accidents don't always involve multiple drivers. Sometimes a single car can crash or slide out of control due to road conditions, car failures, trying to avoid an animal, or other factors. In accidents involving collision with another driver, there is a lot of advice available. But what should you do if you're in a single-car accident?

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Results

  • Neva Herman - $3,000,000.00 Settlement Neva Herman was a passenger in a vehicle traveling on U.S. Highway 431 in Maury County. A drunk driver crossed the center line and hit the vehicle Neva was riding in head on. Neva was life-flighted to Vanderbilt Read More
  • Lencoya Crawford was a passenger in a vehicle operated by her husband, Quintin Crawford. Lencoya's minor children, Shawn and Coleshawn Mitchell, were also passengers in the vehicle. The Crawford vehicle was travelingRead More
  • Howard Patton was a passenger in a vehicle traveling east on Interstate 40. At the same time, another driver was stopped in the right-hand lane attempting to recover a mattress that had fallen out of her truck. The driverRead More
  • Larry Cheers was traveling on his motorcycle, wearing his helmet, when the adverse driver, driving a company truck, made a left turn and hit Larry's bike head on. Larry was thrown from his bike with such force that hisRead More
  • This incident occurred at an apartment building in Nashville where Karen Paxton tripped over an extension cord and injured her right knee. The extension cord was being used by workers who were authorized to work on theRead More
  • Alfred Potter was a passenger in a vehicle traveling on Interstate 40 East near State Highway 284, fifty miles west of Memphis. A tractor-trailer rear-ended the vehicle Alfred was riding in, causing the host driver to lose controlRead More
  • Elizabeth Gosby was a passenger in a vehicle operated by a friend. The friend lost control of her vehicle causing the car to flip three times and hit a treeRead More

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