Your Mirrors are Probably Wrong

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Have you ever started to change lanes only to have to jerk back because there was a car there that you had never seen? Cars have a bigger blind spot than most people realize. And don’t get me started on … Read More

SUING DRUNK DRIVERS FOR INJURIES

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Every day in America, 28 people die as a result of drunk driving crashes. That’s one person every 53 minutes! Alcohol is absorbed directly through the walls of the stomach and small intestine, fairly quickly. It enters into the bloodstream … Read More

The Distracted Driver

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As an injury attorney, I see many accidents caused by distracted driving. Here are some of the biggest distractions: Share this with those drivers you care about. Mr. Peel seeks justice for those injured in motorcycle, truck and car accidents, … Read More

AVOIDING DEER STRIKES IN TENNESSEE

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Every Fall, the normally docile deer become oblivious to traffic.  A few seem to transform into car-seeking missiles. Ever seen a teen walking with her face in her phone? That’s the idea. The Tennessee Highway Patrol cautions motorists every year … Read More

After Accident Calls

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No one legitimately calls you to offer you free medical treatment after an accident. Sometimes after an accident you will get phone calls saying that they are with the insurance company and they want you to go to a certain … Read More

When a Robot Car Hits Me, Whom Do I Sue?

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Volvo has claimed it will take full liability for accidents caused in so-called “self-driving” mode. This differs from Tesla’s stance. Elon Musk, chief executive officer of Tesla, has announced recently that every one of its newest automobiles will come complete … Read More

Six Inches of Yellow Paint

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Yellow Paint

Separating all of us from death in a head-on collision is… six inches of yellow paint. Future generations will look back in disbelief. They will be unable to comprehend that not so long ago, real-life, otherwise- intelligent adults drove 5,000-pound … Read More

Too Gassed Up?

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Too Gassed Up?

Yes, this one is real. The company that was sued here (“the defendant”) operates an Exxon convenience store on U.S. Highway 11W, also known as Rutledge Pike, in Knox County, Tennessee. The store consists of three connected portions—a convenience market … Read More

Driving Your Friend’s Car

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Driving Your Friend's Car

What happens if you are driving a friend’s car with permission, and you have an accident? Let’s assume first, that you are the one at fault in causing the crash, and that people in another car are injured. Believe it … Read More

Teenage Driving Often Deadly

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Teenage Driving Often Deadly

Ask any teen made to pay his or her own car insurance and they will tell you: it’s expensive!!! Since insurance is all about risk, these high premiums indicate the problem. Drivers aged 16- to 19-year-olds are far more at … Read More