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May 26, 2016

Can Wearing a Seatbelt in a Car Accident Really Save My Life? 

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On April 9, 2016, two people were killed and five others injured in a single vehicle crash that happened around 10pm on Interstate 40 West near mile marker 238 in Lebanon, Tennessee.   A Chevrolet Suburban carrying the 6 passengers along with the driver were traveling westbound when the vehicle lost control and rolled, coming to… Read More

May 25, 2016

Rocky McElhaney Back at Capitol Hill Fighting to Hold Negligent Doctors Accountable for Medical Malpractice

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Over 400,000 Americans die each year due to preventable medical errors. In 2013, there were 385 healthcare liability (medical practice) actions filed in whole state of Tennessee, of which, only about 20% of those lawsuits ultimately resulted in a favorable outcome or recovery for the injured party or their family. Since then, that number has… Read More

May 23, 2016

Keyless Ignitions Are a Killer Convenience

By |May 23, 2016|About RML, Dangerous Products Lawyer, Defective Equipment, Ignition Switch Recall Lawsuit, Injury Lawyer, personal injury, Product Liability Lawsuit, product recall, Recall, recall lawsuit, Recall Litigation, Wrongful Death|0 Comments|

Keyless ignitions are more and more common. The device is now a standard feature in more than 245 vehicles and optional in others. However, the devices come with a built-in problem. In keyed vehicles, the vehicle must be completely shut off for the key to be removed. With keyless ignition, the car can continue to… Read More

May 19, 2016

NTHSA Reports High Rate of Fatal Car Accidents During Memorial Day Weekend- PSA From Nashville’s Top Injury Lawyers

By |May 19, 2016|car accidents, car wreck, personal injury, Wrongful Death|0 Comments|

The long Memorial Day weekend is getting so close we can smell it.  Many of us are looking forward to visiting family members near and far and honor our service men and women that have paid the ultimate sacrifice for our country. As the unofficial start of summer, millions of people will be on the… Read More

May 15, 2016

I Didn’t Realize How Bad I Was Hurt After a Car Accident Until a Few Days Later

By |May 15, 2016|2015 Best of Nashville Winner Rocky McElhaney, About RML, Accident, car accidents, car insurance, car wreck, Civil Lawsuit, Injury, personal injury, Wrongful Death|0 Comments|

Rocky Law Firm comes to the rescue of a young woman who was injured in a wreck when the at-fault insurance company turns its back on her.  “I was hurt in a car accident.  He hit me from behind on the left side. When it happened, I was just upset my brand new car had… Read More

May 14, 2016

May Is National Bike Month; Help Spread the Word!

By |May 14, 2016|About RML, Bicycle Accident, Bicycle Collision with A Vehicle, Bicycle Safety, Bicycle Wreck, car accidents, car wreck, personal injury, Wrongful Death|0 Comments|

The League of American Bicyclists sponsors National Bike Month every May to promote participation, awareness and safety. The league has deep roots; founded in 1880, their efforts to improve riding conditions saw 100,000 members advocating for paved roads in the early days. Thanks to their efforts, riding a bike has never safer, but there are… Read More

May 13, 2016

Fatal Motorcycle Accident Liability- More Motorists are Responsible for Deadly Motorcycle Crashes Than Ever Before

By |May 13, 2016|About RML, car accidents, car wreck, Motorcycle Accident, motorcycle accidents, Motorcycle Fatalities, Motorcycle Wreck, Multi-Car Vehicle Wreck, personal injury, Wrongful Death|0 Comments|

On the evening of April 23, 2016 on Highway 231 South at the Wilson/Rutherford County line, 57-year-old Robert Mardres Jr. and Pamela Passmore, 54, were killed on their motorcycle when an 18 year-old Lebanon man in a Lincoln Towncar crossed the center line and their struck their bike head-on.  Tennessee Highway Patrol said charges could… Read More

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    Total Recall:  The Complete Vehicle Recall and Defective Product Liability Forum

May 12, 2016

Total Recall:  The Complete Vehicle Recall and Defective Product Liability Forum

By |May 12, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

The 411 on where to find vehicle recall information and what to do if you’ve been injured by a recalled or defective vehicle    The numbers for 2015 aren’t finished being tallied yet but in 2014, carmakers issued a record 803 recalls, effecting approximately 64-million vehicles.  That’s one in every four vehicles on the road.  With… Read More

May 11, 2016

Best Law Firms – Why You Want a Lawyer Who Takes Care of His Employees

By |May 11, 2016|"Best of" Issue- Nashville Scene, 2015 Best of Nashville Winner Rocky McElhaney, 2015 NBJ's Best Places to Work, 2016 NBj's Best Places to Work, About RML, car accidents, personal injury, workers compensation, Wrongful Death|0 Comments|

What do Rocky McElhaney and Google, one of the world’s most sought-after and innovative multinational companies have in common?   According to a recent study, the answer is simply- good common sense.  And nothing requires more good sense than picking your team members wisely and then treating them well so they want to stay with… Read More

May 9, 2016

Spring Bling:  RML Keeps Bringing Home the Financial Victories Their Clients Deserve in April and May

By |May 9, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

At Rocky Law, what we do is help injury victims.  We talk to the insurance companies, so our clients don’t have to.  We investigate the circumstances and details to prove the liability of the at-fault party.  We help to officiate the accurate documentation of an injury-causing incident and ensure all evidence comes to light.  We… Read More