Documenting is Critical After an Accident in Tennessee

After you have sustained serious injuries as a result of an accident in Tennessee, you need to understand the next steps necessary for potentially filing an accident claim. You may be entitled to receive compensation as a result of your injuries, but you can only do this after you have clearly documented how the accident…

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Construction Workers Face Cold Weather Injuries

Construction workers in Tennessee who are exposed to the elements while working outside can be at a higher risk for numerous different medical conditions. One of the most common conditions impacting outdoors construction workers in Murfreesboro is known as cold stress. This refers to any kind of medical or health condition generated by exposure to…

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Powerful Winter Storms Like Jonas Wreak Havoc on Tennessee Roads  

In the recent winter storm Jonas, there were more than 1,000 airport flights canceled and long lines at grocery stores as individuals attempted to stock up on necessities. Heavy snow can cause serious challenges driving on Tennessee roads. Anytime snow is blowing, there are dangerous conditions that can threaten property as well as life. According…

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Sexual Assault Runs Rampant on College Campuses

A recent and respected study illustrates the pervasiveness of this issue deep into the 21st century Although college is an exciting time of life for many, for some it introduces victims to the dangers that lurk in our world today. A recent survey indicates that 23 percent of female college students experienced some type of…

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Why You Need a DUI Attorney in Tennessee

No one without the proper skills would dream of performing major surgery on themselves or their loved ones, we entrust surgeons with that task. Likewise, millions of Americans turn to tax professionals every spring to assist with 1040s. A driving under the influence (DUI) arrest is no different. Handling a DUI case is no time…

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Non-Alcohol DUIs Common in Tennessee

Driving under the influence (DUI) arrests triggered by impairing drugs now outnumber alcohol-based DUIs by almost two-to-one in Tennessee and throughout the U.S. These incidents were related to marijuana, illegal drugs, over-the-counter medications, and prescription drugs. Marijuana was, by far, the most common drug. Reacting to the study, the Office of National Drug Control Policy…

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Fighting a DUI in Tennessee

What you need to know In Tennessee, a DUI conviction can result in a lost license and significant fees. Multiple convictions can result in jail time. Many individuals facing a DUI offense make the false assumption that a charge is an automatic conviction. This is not the case. In fact, these charges are frequently reduced…

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Tennessee DUI Penalties

Understanding Tennessee DUI Charges and Penalties A Driving Under the Influence (DUI) offense is a criminal matter that ranges from a misdemeanor to a Class A Felony. A DUI charge should be taken very seriously, as a conviction can carry severe penalties. While specific penalties depend on the circumstances of your case and prior criminal…

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Will Tennessee Ever Allow The Use Of Medical Marijuana?

After a medical marijuana bill dies in the Legislature, Tennessee residents seeking medical marijuana treatment continue to risk harsh criminal penalties In the past several years, legal and cultural acceptance of the use of medical marijuana in the United States has evolved at an ever-growing pace. Nearly half of the US has now approved at…

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