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Category Archives: car accident

distracted driving accidents in Louisville, KY

Teen Drivers and Distracted Driving

By John H. Ruby |

When a vehicle driver engages in an activity that is unrelated to the actual operation of the car, it is known as distracted driving. Using mobile devices when driving and other distracting activities fall within the realm of distracted driving. In several studies, it has been shown that distracted driving represents a serious issue… Read More »

left turn accident in louisville ky

Who is at Fault for a Left Turn Accident?

By John H. Ruby |

Left turn accidents are notoriously common on our roadways. Reports from the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) say that left turn accidents account for approximately 22% of all automobile accidents in the country.       What Makes a Left Turn So Dangerous? There are a number of reasons why making a left turn is… Read More »

parking lot and garage accidents

The Hidden Dangers of Parking Lots and Garages

By John H. Ruby |

During driver’s education, we are trained to drive defensively and be continually aware of potential hazards along the roadways. But one thing driving instructors do not spend too much time on is safely navigating our way around parking lots and garages. Most of us presume that parking areas are fairly safe, but data from… Read More »

neck and back pain after a car accident

What is Causing My Neck & Back Pain after a Car Crash?

By John H. Ruby |

Car accidents can be devastating, often resulting in widespread property damage and serious accidents. But even minor accidents can result in less noticeable injuries. Some of the most common examples include internal injuries and injuries to the neck and back. These types of injuries are not always felt right at the accident scene, and… Read More »

drowsy driving

What Causes Falling Asleep while Driving?

By John H. Ruby |

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), drowsy driving is responsible for more than 70,000 motor vehicle crashes each year. Hundreds of individuals are killed and tens of thousands are injured in these types of accidents, and they are one of the leading contributors to motor vehicle-related fatalities. Driving while drowsy… Read More »

Steps to take immediately after an accident - Contact John H. Ruby & Associates

What Should I Do Immediately After a Car Accident in Kentucky?

By John H. Ruby |

Just getting rear ended can startle you and your passengers, and result in bruises and soreness. More serious collisions can cause confusion, anger and an overwhelming sense of hopelessness. If you or your passengers are injured, the effect is multiplied. It’s hard to think clearly under these circumstances, let alone take the proper steps… Read More »