Frequently Asked Questions

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  • Can I sue a truck driver that ran me off the road? image

    Yes, you can sue a truck driver that ran you off the road IF you can get information on the truck driver AND you are injured as a result of the crash. Truck drivers have the duty to operate their vehicle in a reasonable manner. If they fail to do so and drive you off …
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  • Can I sue a trucking company for damages from driving on or turning around on my property? image

    You can sue a trucking company for trespass if a truck damaged your property. Whether or not it makes financial sense to do so depends on the level of damage caused.

  • Should I get a lawyer after a non-injury motorcycle accident? image

    It will be difficult to find a lawyer to take your case if you are not hurt. Injury lawyers work on contingency and if you are not hurt than there are no damages to pursue from the lawyers perspective (property damage is a separate issue). If you are sued your insurance company will assign you …
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  • I slipped and fell because of clutter or trash on the floor, what do I do? image

    If you slip and fall as a result of something on the floor you can pursue the property owner for failing to keep the property safe. Take a photo of what caused the fall. Get the medical treatment that you need. Contact a lawyer ASAP before the insurance company or representative contact you for a …
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  • Can you press charges for a dog bite? image

    Can I press charges for a dog bite? You can file a complaint with Animal Services and contact the Commonwealth Attorney/Police after a dog bite, but the ultimate charging decision will be with the government.  This does not mean that you will not have a say. If you wish to press charges you should contact …
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  • What percentage of slip and fall cases go to trial? image

    Slip and fall cases go to trial when the parties cannot reach a settlement. This really depends on how experienced of a slip and fall lawyer you have on your side. If you have someone that dabbles in slip and falls your case will probably resolve for cheap money and quick. If you have an …
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  • Should I get a lawyer for a back injury that someone else caused? image

    You should get a lawyer for a back injury that someone else caused. The insurance company for the other side is highly unlikely to take you seriously without an experienced personal injury lawyer. In order to be paid full value on your claim it is important to get someone with the legal knowledge on how …
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  • How much money do you get if you get hit by a drunk driver? image

    How much money do I get if I get hit by a drunk driver? In Kentucky, the amount of money you can get from being hit by a drunk driver depends on your damages.  There is no limit as to how high this can be. Damages include medical bills, pain and suffering, lost wages, loss …
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  • What Should I Do Immediately After a Car Accident? image

    What Should I Do Immediately After a Car Accident? After a Kentucky car crash, you should figure out if you are injured.  If you are hurt seek medical treatment. It is also very important to call the police and have them make a report.  Without a report, it will be difficult to determine which insurance …
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