The Most Dangerous Types of Car Accidents and How to Avoid Them

Posted in Car Accident on September 5, 2018

Every time you get behind the wheel of your vehicle and head out onto a roadway in Nashville or Middle Tennessee, there’s a chance you’ll be involved in an auto accident. Car crashes accounted for 40,000 deaths in the U.S. in 2017 and significantly more victims were injured. Driving is unavoidable for most of us,… read more

10 Labor Day 2018 Driving Safety Tips

Posted in Car Accident on August 30, 2018

School is back in session and the unofficial end of summer is right around the corner. For many families, Labor Day weekend is an opportunity to send the season out on a high note, and that means road trips and vacations are common during this time of year. At Matt Hardin Law, our Nashville car… read more

What You Need to Know about Drugged Driving

Posted in Car Accident on August 23, 2018

Drunk driving is one of the primary causes of injury-causing and fatal auto accidents in Tennessee and throughout the U.S. That’s because alcohol consumption causes a variety of effects that can make it difficult for drivers to navigate roadways and stay in control of their vehicles. Some of those effects include blurry vision, delayed reaction… read more

Tips for Staying Safe during a Night Out in Nashville

Posted in Pedestrian Accident on August 12, 2018

Due to the popularity of tourist destinations like Broadway and its famous assortments of bars and restaurants, Nashville has become one of the most popular cities in the South for nightlife. And while the city has no shortage of things to do on weekends and evenings, it’s important to remember that safety should always be… read more

7 Overlooked Car Accident-Related Dangers

Posted in Car Accident on August 10, 2018

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) says that more than 40,000 people were killed in automobile-related accidents in the U.S. in 2017. That’s a slight decrease from 2016—around one percent—but it’s still six percent higher than the total number of crash-related fatalities in 2015. Despite increased enforcement from police officers and state troopers and… read more

2018-2019 Back to School Safety Tips for Students and Parents

Posted in Car Accident on August 8, 2018

Summer is drawing to a close, and students report back to class this week in Davidson County and other school districts throughout Middle Tennessee. It can be difficult for both students and parents to get back into the schoolyear mindset, especially after the summer break. But it’s important for everyone in your family to focus… read more

The 8 Biggest Risks Drivers Face During the Summer

Posted in Car Accident on July 13, 2018

Although there’s only a few weeks left until school starts back for many children throughout Middle Tennessee, summer has just begun. It’s important to remember that while summer may seem like a more relaxed and carefree time of year, the National Safety Council reports that car accidents and pedestrian deaths both spike between the months… read more

8 Ways We Can Protect You from the Insurance Company

Posted in Car Accident on July 6, 2018

If you were recently hurt in an auto accident that wasn’t your fault, you need compensation for your accident-related expenses, including your medical bills and lost wages. Civil complaints against other parties, whether they’re individual drivers, corporate entities, or even governmental bodies, allow victims like you an opportunity to get money for the damages you… read more

10 Tips for Staying Safe while Driving near Big Trucks

Posted in Truck Wreck on June 28, 2018

If you drive on Nashville’s highways and interstates, there’s a good chance you’ll encounter several semi-trucks during your trip. Big trucks are essential for the state and national economy, but they can be extremely dangerous during accidents due to their size and weight. Because of the dangers that tractor-trailers pose to people in passenger vehicles,… read more

Matt Hardin Named President-Elect of the Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association

Posted in Personal Injury on June 28, 2018

We’re excited to announce that Matt Hardin, owner and founder of Matt Hardin Law, was recently named the President-Elect of the Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association (TTLA) at the group’s annual convention in Memphis, Tennessee. Based in Nashville, Tennessee, the TTLA is comprised of trial attorneys from West, Middle, and East Tennessee. Three attorneys are chosen… read more