Airbags

@peellawfirm Auto Accidents

How Do Airbags Help? Dodgers stadium holds 56,000 fans. It is estimated that even more people than that have been saved by automotive airbags, just since 1987. A reminder of physics: An object in motion has mass and velocity, creating …

Hit And Run Car Accidents In Tennessee

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Q. What if you get shoved off the road by a motorist who never even stops? Tennessee law is very specific about how you can recover from your Uninsured Motorists (UM) Insurance Coverage on your car in the event of …

Texting While Driving Peel Law Firm

Texting While Driving 

David Peel Auto Accidents, Keeping Your Family Safe

The New Era Of Car Accident Causes If you are rear ended there’s a good chance that texting and driving is to blame. 20 years ago, when I first started practicing injury law, rear end accidents looked pretty well the …

Peel Eyewitnesses And Liars

Eyewitnesses and Liars

@peellawfirm Auto Accidents

Facts Are Easily Forgotten As an injury attorney for almost 25 years, I have taken more depositions and testimony of eyewitnesses than I care to remember. It is surprising to many how the stories of parties or eyewitnesses often vary …

Making Semis Safer

Making Semis Safer?

@peellawfirm Auto Accidents

My biggest cases monetarily have been trucking crashes. Fully loaded 18 wheelers weigh around 80,000 lbs. compared to your 3,500 lbs. car. In a recent article called “Navigating Through the Era of Reptile Theory” Edwin S. Norris, J.D., Manager of …

Don't Dodge Deer Peel Law Firm

Don’t Dodge Deer

@peellawfirm Auto Accidents

This is the time of year I remind you and yours to watch out for deer during their mating season, known as the “rut.” Deer become single-minded during their romantic season, and are unlikely to notice your car.  The same …

Hidden Car Accident Injuries

Seven Hidden Car Accident Injuries

@peellawfirm Auto Accidents

After a car crash, you may be able to walk around and feel little more than “tightness.” But, the next 2 days, you may be unable to even get out of bed! No one is more surprised than you. Of …

Pain And Suffering

What is Pain and Suffering Worth?

@peellawfirm Auto Accidents, General Law

How much should you be compensated for Pain and suffering? It may seem strange to ask what value to assign to pain and suffering, yet it is a major component of personal injury cases.  Over the years, great trial lawyers …