Traumatic brain injuries can kill children or cause them to live completely altered lives. A traumatic brain injury (TBI), is caused by a forceful impact to the brain or skull. Common causes include motor vehicle accidents, slips and falls, sports injuries, explosions, and violent acts. A TBI can cause long-term physical problems, including headaches, […]
An EpiPen from one of four potentially deadly batches of Mylan auto-injectors could be in your child’s backpack or in your home right now. Please take action to ensure you’re protected!
A defect in the same adrenaline auto-injectors used to counter severe allergic reactions in those who suffer allergies to food, medications and insect stings […]
Most underride crashes involve a passenger car sliding under a tractor trailer or the rear of a large truck. The car slides continue until the windshield or dashboard becomes part of the slide – often shearing off part of the car and killing or severely injuring the occupants in the car. According to the […]
A traumatic brain injury (TBI) is caused by a bump, jolt, or blow to the head. Open head TBIs are caused by direct penetration of the skull, such as by a bullet wound. Closed head TBIs are normally due to a collision, a fall, or an incident involving a hard object striking a blow against […]
The notion that traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) are confined to professional football players is just plain wrong. Many of the athletes who suffer these life-altering injuries are participating in school sports, college athletics, and community leagues. That is why it is so important for parents, players and coaches to educate themselves about brain injuries: […]
A jackknife truck accident is one of the most terrifying types of truck accidents. In a jackknife accident, the cab and trailer fold in on each other forming a 90-degree angle. The hinging effect is comparable to a pocketknife blade folding into its handle. When a tractor-trailer jackknifes, the truck can spread across the […]
Head-on collisions are one of the worst types of auto accidents. They frequently involve vehicles traveling at high speeds. The force of head-on crashes often causes death to both drivers and any passengers.
Head-on collisions almost always result from driver negligence of some sort, such as driving the wrong way down a one-way street or […]
Smartphones and cellphones are used ubiquitously by Tennessee drivers of all ages. Mobile devices are great for communicating schedules, telling directions, and checking on driving conditions. Sadly, though, too many drivers don’t understand that mobile devices should only be used when the driver is not operating the vehicle. The statistics about driver distraction accidents […]
Destination Hendersonville- RML Becomes a Small Part of Large Scale Growth Happening in Nashville’s Northern Neighboring City
The once sleepy, retirement community of Hendersonville is beginning to experience the growth aftershocks of the big Nashville boom that’s been happening over the last several years. Nestled just beyond the borders of the downtown’s trendy East Nashville and the busy Madison retail district lies Hendersonville and peaceful parks and lakes, outdoor shopping, and expansive […]
Before any injured car accident victim or any family of a deceased victim can collect damages for pain and suffering, lost wages, and medical expenses, it is necessary to prove someone else caused the accident. In most cases, the driver is the one at fault. Often, the owners of the vehicle will also be […]