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The Ultimate Guide to Holiday Fun in Paducah – 2017 Edition

Published on Nov 22, 2017 at 4:48 pm in Fun Stuff.

Happy holidays, everybody! The season is upon us, and that means it’s time for cheer, fun, snowy evenings by the fireplace, gift-giving, and– let’s be honest– a fair bit of stress. We’re here to make the holidays a little easier for Paducah, Kentucky residents. Our law firm has put together the ultimate 2017 guide to holiday fun in Paducah.

As Paducah residents, we know which festivities are among the best to see/take part in and which restaurants and bars offer some of the finest dinners and drinks Kentucky has to offer. In addition to events, shows, bars, and restaurants, we’ve also included sections for where to buy gifts locally and where to pick up a freshly-cut Christmas tree (or cut one yourself!).

Sit back, relax, have some hot cocoa, and enjoy our guide! If you think we’re missing anything, feel free and get in touch with us!

What Car Accident Injuries Appear in a Delayed Manner?

Published on Oct 26, 2017 at 6:21 pm in Auto Accidents.

When you experience a car accident, it can cause a lot of physical and emotional trauma. Sometimes, you might not be aware of the injuries you’ve sustained from the accident. Shock and adrenaline might mask your symptoms so you miss the signs. When injuries appear in a delayed manner, it can slow down your recovery because you had no idea there was an injury to treat.

If you’ve suffered from injuries in a car accident, you deserve a law firm that is going to fight for you. In Paducah, KY, that law firm is Daryl T. Dixon Law. We’re here to make sure your voice is heard in the legal system.

After a car accident, it’s important to know where you might have delayed injuries and how they manifest. This knowledge could help you remain proactive after a car accident and stop any symptoms from developing into something more serious.

5 Common Kentucky Motorcycle Accident Myths Debunked

Published on Oct 2, 2017 at 5:05 pm in Motorcycle Accidents.

Kentucky motorcyclists love sharing the open road with one another and enjoying the fresh air as it sweeps past their bikes. There’s nothing quite like a weekend motorcycle trip. One other thing bikers in our state share, unfortunately, is a great deal of public misinformation. A surprisingly large percentage of drivers of passenger vehicles and motorcycles alike are incorrectly informed about motorcyclists and motorcycle accidents.

To help stop the spread of misinformation, here are 5 of the most common motorcycle accident myths and the truths behind them:

  1. Other Drivers Can Easily See Motorcyclists

Many motorcycle riders feel that drivers in passenger vehicles and trucks can easily see their bikes since they have greater visibility and larger mirrors to assist them. This is false. The smaller size of a motorcycle makes it easy for them to hide in a passenger vehicle’s or truck’s blind spots. Furthermore, larger vehicles have more blind spots which can be potentially dangerous.

What to Ask Before Placing a Loved One in a Nursing Home

Published on Aug 31, 2017 at 6:33 pm in Nursing Home Abuse.

If you’re in the process of placing an elderly loved one in a Kentucky nursing home, you likely have a great deal of questions on your mind. The decision to place a family member in a long-term care facility isn’t an easy one, and if you’re deciding between more than one facility, you understandable have a lot to consider. Keeping your loved one safe should be your highest priority.

One way to ensure they remain safe and get the care they need is to speak to the staff at each facility and ask them some of the questions you have on your mind. Be direct as possible when asking questions and gauge the answers accordingly. In addition to standard questions regarding payment, admission procedures, insurance, etc., here are 8 excellent questions you should ask before making a decision regarding nursing home placement:

4 Tips for Back-to-School Car Safety

Published on Aug 16, 2017 at 4:38 pm in Auto Accidents.

Back-to-school season is always an exciting time of the year as kids and parents get excited about what a new school year can hold. As we get ready to send our children back to school, it is important to remember that we need to keep our children safe while we are behind the wheel. With new teen drivers getting themselves to school as well as parents getting little ones to their places of learning, safety on the roads should be your number one priority.

Here are some tips on how to keep our most precious cargo safe as the school year begins:

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