Car Accidents

Holiday Driving Safety Tips

December 20th, 2017 | Car Accidents

At Sam Aguiar Injury Lawyers, we can’t stress the importance of year-round safe driving enough. Our Louisville auto accident lawyers help many victims every year whose lives have been forever changed because of momentary lapses in judgment, focus, or concentration. However, we also know that the holidays can be a particularly dangerous time for everyone on the road.… Read More

Black Friday Safety Tips

November 22nd, 2017 | Car Accidents

The day after Thanksgiving—also known as Black Friday—is one of the busiest shopping days of the year. And although many deals have moved online and are available in the days leading up to and after Black Friday, millions of shoppers throughout the U.S. still wake up early to wait in line for the hottest deals.… Read More

When You Roll Your Clocks Back, Your Chances of an Auto Accident Increase.

October 26th, 2017 | Car Accidents

At 2 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 5, daylight saving time will end. That means you should roll your manual clocks back one hour. Thankfully, smartphones and computers are already programmed to take care of that for us. Getting an extra hour of sleep on Sunday morning is always appreciated, but this extra hour of sleep… Read More

Comparative Fault in KY & IN

June 27th, 2014 | Car Accidents

What happens when you are in an accident that is determined to be partially your fault? Kentucky and Indiana have abrogated the legal doctrine of joint and several liability, in which each defendant is liable for the entire amount of a plaintiff’s damages, no matter how minimal his contribution to the accident. Instead, both states… Read More

What You Can Do To Avoid Car Accidents

July 18th, 2013 | Car Accidents

Car accidents are an unfortunate part of the lives of many drivers. In 2011, Kentucky reported 721 traffic related fatalities on public roadways1. Additionally, there were 150,278 reported vehicle collisions throughout the state2. However, many accidents can be avoided by following common-sense practices. That important text message can wait to be answered. That e-mail will… Read More

Types of Motor Vehicle Collisions

May 24th, 2013 | Car Accidents

The fact that you have been involved in a motor vehicle collision can be a traumatic experience. Cases involving high impact collisions typically involve very serious injuries to the parties involved and the details of the accident are often not remembered. However, your insurance company will want to recount the details of the collision in… Read More

Common Injuries In Motor Vehicle Collisions

May 15th, 2013 | Car Accidents

Motor vehicle collision, no matter the severity of the collision, there are a number of injuries that are commonly sustained. The most traumatic injuries, such as compound bone fractures, are apparent directly after the collision. However, many other types of common injuries sometimes show no symptoms and cause no discomfort until hours or even days… Read More