July 25, 2018

Regular cars and semi trucks have to share the roads, which unfortunately can lead to devastating truck accidents. Injuries are often severe in a truck accident because of how much bigger and heavier the truck is than the car. A small economy sedan can be crushed by a large tractor trailer, causing catastrophic injury and even death.A large semi truck can cause a devastating accident | Personal Injury Lawyer Karl Truman

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June 20, 2018

Motorcycle helmet laws vary from state to state, so it can be confusing to know whether or not you need to wear one. It’s motorcycle season and many motorcyclists are taking to the roads to enjoy the nice weather, so we thought we’d give you a reminder about Kentucky and Indiana motorcycle helmet laws.Motorcyclist wearing a helmet | Kentucky | Indiana

  • In Kentucky, you have to wear a helmet if you are under 21, hold a learner’s permit, or have had your motorcycle...
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June 08, 2018

The weather is warming up, and with the abundance of lakes and rivers in the Kentucky and Indiana areas, many people are going out on the water. Boating is a popular pastime, whether on a motorboat, a kayak, or a yacht, but it is important to know how to stay safe on a boat and avoid boating accidents.Tips to practice safe boating | Karl Truman Law

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May 24, 2018

The practice of lane splitting, or driving between lanes of cars on a motorcycle, is illegal in Indiana but not specifically mentioned in Kentucky motorcycle laws. However, although it is not explicitly against the law, you can still get pulled over for lane splitting in Kentucky if a highway patrol officer thinks you are driving in an unsafe manner.

Riding a motorcycle is inherently more dangerous than driving a car, and motorcycle crash injuries are often catastrophic, so we strongly encourage all motorcyclists to drive safely and with caution. If you plan to drive between lanes in Kentucky,...

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May 21, 2018

Many men and women suffer from hernias. Typically, the only way to treat a hernia is through surgery, and a hernia mesh will likely be used in that surgery. Hernia meshes are extremely common, and are used in the majority of hernia repair surgeries. However, there have been many cases of hernia mesh failure, which can result in chronic and painful symptoms or even Hernia mesh complications can create painful symptoms | Truman Lawdeath.


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April 02, 2018

As we head into springtime and warmer temperatures, many motorcyclists are getting back on their bikes after a winter hiatus. We know that if you go out riding, you'll wear a helmet and follow all the traffic rules and safety protocols. However, motorcycle accidents are sometimes inevitable. The majority of these accidents are caused by factors outside the motorcyclist's control, such as another driver's negligence....

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March 22, 2018

In Tempe, Arizona, which is one of three cities Uber has debuted its self-driving cars, a woman has been struck and killed by one of these autonomous vehicles. This is believed to be the first time that a self-driving car has caused a casualty, and this incident highlights the importance of always being cautious and aware when driving and when crossing the street....

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March 08, 2018

Personal injury attorney Karl Truman believes strongly in helping the community out, and he was recently interviewed on WHAS11's "Great Day Live" show talking about his recent contributions to the greater Louisville and Jeffersonville community.

Mr. Truman recently helped to sponsor the Louisville Kid's Fair, where he gave away two bicycles, one for a girl and one for a boy. He greatly enjoyed seeing the excitement in the children's faces when he personally delivered the bikes.

He also hosted 10 military veterans at a concert with LANCO. The original plan was to honor only one, but there were so many worthy veterans he...

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January 18, 2018

Handling a large commercial truck takes skill and care, and unfortunately truck accidents leading to injury are all too common. If you are the driver of a commercial tractor trailer and have been injured in a crash or other type of accident, you should be entitled to worker's compensation. What many truckers don't know is that on top of worker's compensation, you can also file a personal injury claim against any at-fault third party....

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December 14, 2017

Accidents involving tractor trailers often result in more severe injuries and are more complex than accidents involving only passenger cars. This is why you need an How To Choose a Tractor Trailer Accident Lawyer | Louisville, KYexperienced, skilled truck accident lawyer to handle your case and make sure that you are compensated fairly. Karl Truman has handled tractor trailer accident cases, and will use every resource at his disposal to fight on...

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