Jessamine County

Traffic Safety Performance Measures for Kentucky compiled by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration report that the rate of fatalities due to motor vehicle crashes is much higher in Kentucky than the US average. While the rate has been decreasing in the state, the fatality rate in Jessamine County/Nicholasville, Kentucky has steadily increased.

Tom Herren, Chuck Adams have been representing individuals who have been involved in care accidents for over 25 years. Additionally, our firm has has provided a voice families who have lost loved ones as a result of motor vehicle collisions as well as individuals who have become injured in car accidents. Many of the common injuries we see in these accidents are injuries to the back and neck, as well fractures, head and other catastrophic injuries.

Kentucky's No-Fault Law

In Kentucky we have a modified no-fault state. What that means is that compensation for money lost from inability to work and medical expenses must be obtained through personal car insurance. We believe that the best support and guidance is provided by a lawyer that is thoroughly familiar with the Kentucky Motor Vehicle Reparations Act, KRS 304.39-010, et seq.

Vehicle Product Liability

In Jessamine County and/or the town of Nicholasville most recent compiled data by the NHTSA notes that most fatalities were related to automobile rollover crashes. This is especially concerning as rollover accidents may occur because of the failure of a component/s of the vehicle. We have represented individuals that have been injured due to faulty parts such as faulty ignitions, seat belt failures and fuel tank fires.

We continue to represent individuals and families that have been injured or killed as a result vehicle mechanical failure. These individuals may be eligible to reparation consistent with Kentucky products liability law. Kentucky identifies the right to sue manufacturers of car, trucks and motorcycles and the car manufacturer component parts, when the part is/was defective and unjustly dangerous.

As attorneys with the Law Offices of Herren & Adams LLP, our long standing experience litigating automotive products liability cases is well known. Refer to our Verdicts and Settlements page for more information. We have represented numerous clients that have sustained injuries as a result of failed automotive components and reached noteworthy verdicts and resolutions.

If you or a family member have suffered an injury or death in a motor vehicle crash and you live in Nicholasville or Jessamine County, click here or call us at (859) 254-0024.