Category: Car Accident

What You Should Know about Senior Drivers

Posted in Car Accident on November 21, 2017

Drivers face the highest risk of being involved in accidents when they’re in their teens and early 20s. From that point forward, their risks decline until they become senior citizens. As drivers age, their risks increase due to a variety of physical and mental changes. Seniors can still drive safely for many years, but it’s… read more

Holiday Travel Safety Tips

Posted in Car Accident on November 21, 2017

The 2017 holiday season is here. It’s both a hectic and joyous time for families, but it can also be dangerous—especially as people hit the road to travel long distances to see friends and loved ones. Experts predict that the 2017 holiday season will be the busiest since 2005, as more than 50 million Americans… read more

Nashville Car Accident Frequently Asked Questions

Posted in Car Accident on November 19, 2017

Nashville Car Accident Frequently Asked Questions At Matt Hardin Law, our Nashville auto accident attorneys know that car crash victims have many questions after accidents. The hours, days, and weeks after crashes can be a confusing, frustrating, and painful time, especially when victims feel like they’re in the dark about their injuries, their chances of… read more

What You Should Know about Teen Driver Safety

Posted in Car Accident on November 12, 2017

From the day they turn 16, many teens can’t wait to get their driver licenses and get the independence and freedom that comes with driving. Getting a learner permit or driver license is a major milestone in life for teens in Tennessee, but it also comes with many significant risks. The Centers for Disease Control… read more

How Can You Stay Safe in Ride-Sharing Vehicles and Cabs?

Posted in Car Accident on October 19, 2017

At Matt Hardin Law, we know how dangerous impaired driving can be. We help many victims every year who had their lives forever changed due to others getting behind the wheel when their blood alcohol concentrations were over the legal limit. Due to the dangers associated with drunk and impaired driving, we always recommend for… read more

Car Seats 101

Posted in Car Accident on October 9, 2017

As a parent, you do everything in your power to keep your children safe. That includes taking precautions like removing potentially dangerous objects from your home, being careful about the toys and food you buy for them, and making sure they’re always in the company of trusted family members and friends. But one risk factor… read more

1 Killed, 4 Injured in Murfreesboro Car Accident

Posted in Car Accident,Tennessee Accident Law on September 8, 2017

A 64-year-old woman was killed when the vehicle she was riding in was involved in an accident with another car in Rutherford County on Wednesday night. Per a report by WGNS Radio, the accident happened at around 9 p.m. on West Northfield Boulevard near Sulphur Springs Road. An investigation by the Murfreesboro Police Department revealed… read more

Advanced Vehicle Safety Technology Reducing Car Accident Risks

Posted in Car Accident,Tennessee Accident Law on August 25, 2017

Seat belts and air bags have long made drivers and passengers safer in their vehicles in the event of accidents, but in recent years, a whole host of additional high-tech safety features have been added to cars, trucks, and SUVs, further improving their safety. Per a report by the Associated Press and, two of… read more

3 Injured after T-Bone Crash Pushes Vehicle into Barn in Springfield

Posted in Car Accident,Tennessee Accident Law on August 22, 2017

Three people suffered injuries that required treatment at local hospitals after a T-bone collision pushed a vehicle into a nearby barn in Robertson County on Friday. Per a report by Smokey Barn News, the crash happened at the intersection of Memorial Blvd and William Woodard Drive just before 10:30 p.m. A spokesperson with the Tennessee… read more

Driver Charged with Vehicular Homicide after Fatal Wrong-Way Crash

Posted in Car Accident,Drunk Driving on August 14, 2017

A 58-year-old man is being charged with vehicular homicide and vehicular assault after he traveled the wrong way down Briley Parkway in Nashville and collided head-on with another vehicle on June 30. Per a report by, the accident caused a passenger in the vehicle that the man hit to suffer fatal injuries. Metro Nashville… read more