Western North Carolina’s Dangerous Highways & Scenic Roadways

The Mountains of Western North Carolina are filled with rural roads and beautiful scenic highways.  However, in cities like Asheville, Marion, and Lenoir the number of fatalities on these rural roads is higher than the more urban cities of North Carolina, especially at night. But the count isn’t solely because of these rural roads; our…

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Traumatic Brain Injury – A Survival Guide for Families

A Survival Guide for Families of Traumatic Brain Injury Victims Suffering a traumatic brain injury is life altering, not only for the patient, but also for their families.  Things may not be the same, home life and relationships have to adapt and adjust to accommodate the recovery and rehabilitation of their loved one. There are…

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Things to do in Asheville North Carolina

If you’re looking for a fun mountain escape featuring the very best of the great outdoors and a lively artistic scene, Asheville, North Carolina offers something for everyone. Here’s a list of some of the must-visit attractions in Asheville, North Carolina… #1: Visit the historic Biltmore Estate  Created by the legendary Vanderbilt family at the…

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What Tests are Done for Traumatic Brain Injury? (TBI Test)

Specialized Testing For Traumatic Brain Injury Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is common and accounts for more than 3 million emergency department visits per year in the United States. The majority of these visits are for mild injuries, mostly the result of falls and motor vehicle crashes. The challenge for doctors is to identify which of…

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Motorcycle Accidents & Personal Injury

Personal Injury from Motorcycle Accidents Although many people prefer motorcycles as their mode of transportation and others enjoy recreational use, riders can be at higher risk for personal injury. Motorcyclists face a higher chance of severe injury if a motorcycle accident occurs.  Motorcycle crashes also kill approximately 3,000 motorcyclists each year and are one of…

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Should You Sue Your Physician For Medical Malpractice or Negligence?

Medical malpractice and doctor negligence are topics that have received a lot of attention in recent years. Studies show that only 1 in every 25 patients injured by preventable medical outcomes or negligence end-up bringing a lawsuit against their physician. The most recent claims trend analysis from the Physician’s Insurance Association of America “2010” provides…

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How To Select The Right Lawyer For Your Personal Injury Case

How to Find the Best Personal Injury Lawyer for Your Case When you are in need of legal counsel in Asheville, the attorney or law office that you select will have a major impact on the outcome of your case. Often times, people enter into successful relationships with legal counsel on the recommendation of a…

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Understanding Vaping Injuries

By: Perry Fisher Many people in North Carolina use an electronic cigarette. This activity is commonly known as “vaping”. You can see people vaping as they walk down the street or as they are driving. As a law firm in Asheville, North Carolina, we have seen the many types of injuries that are associated with…

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