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What should you know about spinal cord injuries?

Suffering a serious injury of any type can cause considerable setbacks in your life. In best cases, those injuries are not permanent, and you can recover with little to no lasting negative effects. Unfortunately, some parts of the body are particularly susceptible to experiencing permanent impacts due to injury, and you could find yourself having to make major adjustments to your life in order to deal with these effects.

Use your head to determine if you have a brain injury

If you were recently involved in a motor vehicle accident in Kentucky, you're probably still celebrating the fact that you survived. Hopefully, your recovery is coming along well, and you are feeling a bit better with each passing day. That's not to say it's been easy going since, more often than not, recovering from a serious car accident can be a long and arduous process. If you suffered a traumatic head injury, your recovery challenges may be just beginning.

Was there a cognitive, manual or visual cause behind your crash?

Whether you drive on busy Kentucky roadways every day of the week or merely venture out only once in a while, you're likely aware of the many risks involved in navigating high-traffic areas. Surprisingly, even small, quiet, low-traffic neighborhood roads can be dangerous if a motorist sharing your space on the road is distracted behind the wheel. Do you know there are three main types of driving distraction?

Is more than just weather heating up on your summer break?

When you decided to divorce, you may or may not have thought ahead to various types of situations that may cause potential stress between you and your former spouse where your children are concerned. Like many Kentucky parents, there have probably been (and will most likely continue to be) times when you and your children's other parent disagree. In fact, summer break is often a season when tempers begin to burn and problems arise regarding visitation schedules.

Being wary of an early settlement could pay off in the long run

Motor vehicle accidents occur at an alarming rate, many of which have the potential to end in disaster. Perhaps the negligent actions of another driver caused you to suffer serious injuries. Along with any immediate pain and/or discomfort you may be experiencing, your finances might have taken a hit as well.

Secure compensation after cargo-related truck accidents

Kentucky residents are used to seeing semitrailers on their roadways. Many monstrous machines travel these interstates, country roads and city streets in order to deliver goods in state and across the country. Unfortunately, as you are likely aware, accidents often result from sharing the road with these vehicles.

Major accident may lead to major financial recovery

In just a few seconds, a motor vehicle collision in Kentucky can quickly change your life long term. A serious accident can lead not only to emotional scars but also serious injuries that can negatively affect your ability to lead a normal life. These serious injuries may include neck or brain injuries, for example.

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