June 04, 2019

Motorcycle accidents can be devastating in terms of bodily injury and property damage. If you are in a motorcycle accident that was caused by the negligence of another party, you may have a case for a lawsuit to recover the damages you incurred, including medical expenses, lost wages, property damage, and pain and suffering.

Mr. Karl Truman is an experienced personal injury lawyer who can help you understand your rights and options for motorcycle accident lawsuits in Kentucky and Indiana. In addition to representing many motorcycle accident victims, he is the...

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June 03, 2019

Tug boats and a large ship on the open waterThe Jones Act makes it possible for seamen to sue their employer for compensation for certain on-the-job injuries. From captain to crewmember, the Jones Act is an important means of getting compensation when your injury prevents you from working. It is an especially vital law for families living in Kentucky and Indiana, where attorney Karl Truman and our team handle Jones Act cases regularly.

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May 24, 2019

Motorcycle accidentWhatever the reason you choose to ride a motorcycle — for the exhilaration, for the fuel economy, for the freedom — you have the same rights to the road as every other motorist. Unfortunately, motorcycle accidents often lead to more severe injuries and fatalities than car crashes. Biases against riders can also hurt you when pursuing a personal injury claim, even if you weren't at fault for the wreck.

If you were injured in a motorcycle...

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April 28, 2019

Accidents involving large semi trucks are often devastating, and they are unfortunately more common than they should be. While truck accidents are sometimes caused by maintenance or equipment issues, more often they are caused by human error. Distracted driving and driving under the influence are problems with truck drivers just as with car drivers, but can have more catastrophic consequences due to the large size of trucks....

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March 20, 2019

Michael Begin, who was arrested on suspicion of child molestation and eventually charged with 27 counts against 20 victims, entered a blind plea for 20 of the charges. This plea affects the civil charges against him, as it can stand as proof that he committed the acts. This in turn takes away a potential defense of uncertainty that could otherwise have been used....

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January 23, 2019

Hearing loss and tinnitus are two of the most common disabilities that veterans suffer from, and a recent whistleblower lawsuit against a military contractor sheds light on a possible reason why. 3M, the company which was solely responsible for manufacturing military grade earplugs for soldiers deployed overseas from 2003 to 2015, was recently sued for covering up a defect in their earplugs that rendered them ineffective. This defect led to many soldiers suffering severe hearing loss and tinnitus....

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December 31, 2018

Drunk driving is a major cause of fatal car accidents over the holiday season, and especially on New Year's Eve and New Year's Day. In addition to car accidents, pedestrian accidents increase over the holidays as well. As we head into 2019, please be safe and make plans to avoid driving if you're going to drink. If you are the designated driver and you are hit by a drunk driver, don't hesitate to contact personal injury lawyer Karl Truman at 502-222-2222 for your complimentary consultation. 


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December 18, 2018

Accidents involving large commercial trucks often cause devastating injury, simply due to the size of the truck which is much larger than even the largest SUV on the road. When you’re involved in an accident with a tractor trailer, the stakes are often higher than accidents involving only regular passenger vehicles, and it can be complex to determine liability.Large commercial tractor trailer speeding down freeway

The best way to determine who is...

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November 29, 2018

Veteran’s Day was the first week of November, and personal injury lawyer Karl Truman took full advantage to show his passion for helping the veteran community of Louisville and Jeffersonville. As a former officer in the U.S. Army, Mr. Truman feels a deep kinship with our veterans, and provides his services any way he can.An elderly veteran's hands rest on an American flag

This month, Karl Truman:

  • Sponsored and performed as a judge at the Kentucky and Indiana Veteran of the Year...
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November 28, 2018

As we move into winter and the bad weather it brings, it's time to brush up on your winter driving knowledge. Driving in rain and snow brings its own unique challenges, and knowing how to handle your car on icy and slippery roads can be the difference between getting home safely or getting in a car accident. Take our quiz below to see how good your winter driving knowledge is. 

Even if you've been driving in snow for years and have the knowledge and skill to handle your car like a pro, others on the road may not have your experience. If you are injured in a car crash despite driving as...

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