1. 100 Deadliest Days for Teens Has Already Begun.

    100 Deadliest Days for Teens Has Already Begun Memorial Day weekend marked the beginning of the 100 deadliest days for teens. Between Memorial Day and Labor Day, more teenagers are killed in traffic accidents than at any other time of the year. And this year, Louisville, Kentucky has already seen one such tragedy. On May 23rd, a car carrying four teenagers lost control on State Highway 337 in Harr…Read More

  2. Why You Need to Call a Car Accident Lawyer Right Away

    When you've been in a car accident, there will be a million things racing through your mind at once. Are you okay? Are the other people involved okay? Is your car okay? Take care of yourself and the people around you after an accident first and foremost. Get the medical attention that you need, but before you do anything else, call a car accident lawyer. You may think calling a lawyer early on in …Read More

  3. Could Hiring an Auto Accident Lawyer Actually Help You Save Money?

    The bills from an auto accident can pile up quickly. Repairing or replacement your vehicle, medical bills, insurance deductibles, and missed time from work can all take a big bite from your budget. Many people don’t want to hire an auto accident lawyer for their Kentucky or Indiana case because they don’t want to add another bill to their growing stack. There is a common misconception …Read More

  4. Distracted Driving Causes Fatal Kentucky Trucking Accident

    A truck driver is facing several criminal charges, including reckless homicide, after a horrific Louisville trucking accident killed a 71-year-old. The trucker was believed to have been using his cellphone at the time of the crash and he slammed into the back of a car, causing a chain reaction crash that involved three other vehicles. One car immediately burst into flames, killing the occupant as …Read More

  5. 3 Reasons to Hire an Auto Accident Attorney

    If you are still debating about whether or not to hire an auto accident attorney, Kevin Sciantarelli from the Sciantarelli Law Firm wants to give you three good reasons to hire an auto accident attorney today: You may get a bigger settlement. When you look at auto accident claims, those that involved an auto accident attorney settled for much higher amounts than those who did not. If you want to g…Read More

  6. What to Do On the Scene Before You Call a Car Accident Attorney

    Being in a car accident is scary and disorienting. Unfortunately, your actions in those first few minutes or hours after your accident can have a big impact on a future claim you need to make on a personal injury case. Being prepared for an auto accident can help you keep a clear head and think about the things you’ll need to do before you call a car accident attorney like Kevin Sciantarelli…Read More

  7. Negligent Hiring and Retention Claims in Kentucky

    Employers in Kentucky have a duty to exercise reasonable care in the selection of employees and independent contractors. Oakley v. Flor-Shin, 964 S.W.2d 438 (Ky. App. 1998). Do you know someone that is the victim of a crime or abuse? If it occurred at the hands of another person or company’s employee or contractor they may have rights beyond what the prosecutor may obtain in restitution…Read More

  8. Do not sign anything after your accident.

    It’s an insurance company trick that is still all too common:  The insurance company contacts an injured party shortly after they are involved in a car accident and before the injured party has consulted with an attorney.  They offer a small amount to settle their claim.  Often, they do this as part of the process of having the injured party’s vehicle repaired.  Una…Read More

  9. Notice to Cities in Kentucky Slip/Trip and Fall Cases.

    If you have been injured in a slip and fall accident or trip and fall accident in Kentucky you and your attorney may have a very short time deadline looming.  In any such case where the defect was in a Kentucky city street, sidewalk or other thoroughfare, notice must be given in writing to the mayor of the city and/or the city clerk and/or board of alderman wit…Read More

  10. Ten Ways to Make Your Good Case Better.

    When you become a plaintiff in a personal injury case, there are time-tested steps you can take to ensure your lawyer is able to secure for you the top dollar amount your accident and injuries warrant. Of course, each case is unique. Your personal injury attorney will guide you through the process and tailor the process to the facts and circumstances of your situation. However, having represented …Read More