Personal Injury Law Firm Blog

  • Tennessee Department of Health Suspends New Resident Admissions to Nursing Home in Limestone

    Posted By Kinnard, Clayton & Beveridge || May 7, 2018

    The Tennessee Department of Health recently suspended all new resident admissions to a nursing home in Limestone, TN after complaints citing pharmaceutical services, nursing services, and medical records raised concerns. This is the second admission suspension enacted by the Tennessee Department of Health in the past few months – a Nashville-area home faced the same penalties after similar ...
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  • Wrong-Way Driving Truck Crash Claims One Life

    Posted By Kinnard, Clayton & Beveridge || Feb 27, 2018

    A truck crash in Warren County on Monday, February 26 claimed the life of one man after a dump truck turned into oncoming traffic. According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol, the dump truck with a full load was traveling west when the driver overcorrected and veered into the eastbound lane where it collided head-on with a utility truck. The utility truck’s driver, 44-year-old Kevin Bouldin, was ...
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  • Attorney Daniel L. Clayton Recertified in Civil Trial Law

    Posted By Kinnard, Clayton & Beveridge || Feb 2, 2018

    Kinnard, Clayton & Beveridge attorney Daniel L. Clayton was recently recertified as a civil trial advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy (NBTA), a title held by approximately three percent of attorneys throughout the United States. “Board Certification is the highest, most stringent, and most reliable honor an attorney can achieve,” wrote the NBTA. “Board certifications are the only ...
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  • Homeowners May Have to Foot the Bill for a Building Inspector's Costly Mistake

    Posted By Kinnard, Clayton & Beveridge || Dec 6, 2017

    An article recently published by the Tennessean reports that a single building inspector’s mistake allowed at least 85 homes to be built too close together in the Nations neighborhood in Nashville, TN, and home owners may need to cover the costs of home modifications needed to bring their houses up to code. The inspector signed off on these homes while they were still being constructed after ...
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  • 2017 Is the Deadliest Year for Pedestrians in Nashville History

    Posted By Kinnard, Clayton & Beveridge || Nov 16, 2017

    19 pedestrians have been killed in car accidents in Nashville, TN this year, a new city record, with another month and a half left in the year. The Tennessee Highway Safety Office believes that the dangerous increase in fatal pedestrian crashes is heavily influenced by the city’s rapid growth. The majority of these accidents occurred on Bell Road, Murfreesboro Pike, Nolensville Pike, and Gallatin ...
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  • Randall L. Kinnard, Daniel L. Clayton, Mark S. Beveridge Named to the 2017 List of Super Lawyers

    Posted By Kinnard, Clayton & Beveridge || Nov 7, 2017

    We are excited to announce that Kinnard, Clayton & Beveridge partners Randall L. Kinnard, Daniel L. Clayton, and Mark S. Beveridge were named to the 2017 list of Super Lawyers. You can read more about the details of these awards in our press release here . At Kinnard, Clayton & Beveridge, our personal injury lawyers have spent the past 40 years fighting for the rights of injured victims throughout ...
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  • Attorney Daniel L. Clayton Named 2018 "Lawyer of the Year", Selected to the 2018 List of The Best Lawyers in America© With Attorneys Randall L. Kinnard, Mark S. Beveridge and Mary Ellen Morris

    Posted By Kinnard, Clayton & Beveridge || Aug 29, 2017

    We are proud to announce that Kinnard, Clayton & Beveridge partner Daniel L. Clayton was named the 2018 Nashville "Lawyer of the Year" for Medical Malpractice Law – Plaintiffs. He, fellow partners Randall L. Kinnard and Mark S. Beveridge and attorney Mary Ellen Morris were selected to the 2018 list of The Best Lawyers in America © . You can read more about our attorney’s awards in our press ...
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  • Test Results Show the Dangers of Crashes Without Underride Guards

    Posted By Kinnard, Clayton & Beveridge || Jun 6, 2017

    The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) recently released the results from their study looking at truck crashes where cars slid into side underride guards just two days after a serious crash in Murfreesboro, TN put the driver of a passenger vehicle in the hospital. Despite the timing, this was a previously scheduled release date for the data. The results provided by the IIHS showed that ...
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  • Attorney Randall Kinnard Named Attorney of the Month by Attorney at Law Magazine

    Posted By Kinnard, Clayton & Beveridge || Apr 26, 2017

    Attorney Randall Kinnard has spent his career fighting for the rights of injured victims, but his experience with fighting didn’t start in the courtroom. In his feature as the Attorney of the Month in Attorney at Law Magazine , Kinnard discussed his time serving in the 173 rd Airborne Brigade during the Vietnam War where he was awarded the Vietnamese Cross of Gal­lantry, Purple Heart, Bronze Star ...
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  • Nashville, Memphis Ranked Among Most Dangerous Cities for Pedestrians

    Posted By Kinnard, Clayton & Beveridge || Jan 25, 2017

    Smart Growth America, an organization that focuses on research, advocacy and bringing smart growth practices to communities across the nation recently released a report that showed both Nashville and Memphis were among the most dangerous cities for pedestrians in the country. The report, titled ‘Dangerous by Design 2016,’ ranked the 104 most dangerous large metro areas across the United States by ...
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  • Patients in Tennessee Undergoing Open-Heart Surgery May Be At Risk of Fatal Infections

    Posted By Kinnard, Clayton & Beveridge || Jan 12, 2017

    Hospitals throughout Tennessee have sent letters to patients who underwent open-heart surgery between January 2012 and November 2016, warning them that they may be at risk of a fatal infection caused by a potentially contaminated machine. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a report on October 13 of last year alerting patients and hospitals about the potential risk of ...
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  • Kinnard Clayton & Beveridge Gives Employees a Special Present for Christmas

    Posted By Kinnard, Clayton & Beveridge || Dec 20, 2016

    Christmas time and the holiday season is a special time of year where we can all gather together and share in the joyous tradition of celebrating those in our lives we are truly grateful for, and to spread the love through the gift of giving. This year, we looked to spread that spirit beyond our own walls and hopefully touch the lives of those in need. At our annual Christmas party, Kinnard ...
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  • General Motors Issues a Recall of More Than 4 Million Vehicles

    Posted By Kinnard, Clayton & Beveridge || Nov 22, 2016

    General Motors Co. announced a recall of almost 4.3 million of their vehicles from around the world back in September of this year over a defect with their airbag and seatbelt deployment software. More than 3.6 million of those vehicles are in the United States. General Motors reported to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) that the issue in question is with the sensor ...
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  • Multiple Reported Deaths In Chattanooga School Bus Crash

    Posted By Kinnard, Clayton & Beveridge || Nov 22, 2016

    Officials are reporting multiple deaths after a Woodmore Elementary school bus crashed in Chattanooga, TN on Monday, November 21. According to the Chattanooga Police Department, there were 35 children in ages ranging from kindergarten to fifth grade on the bus. At least two children were killed in the crash. The bus appeared to have split apart after crashing into a tree, though the cause of the ...
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  • School Bus Crash Injures At Least 23 Students

    Posted By Kinnard, Clayton & Beveridge || Nov 18, 2016

    At least 23 students were injured after a school bus rolled over on Interstate 65 North at about 10:45 a.m. on Friday, just north of Nashville, TN. The Nashville Fire Department reported that 46 people were on the Chester County High School bus – 43 students, two chaperones, and the driver. 23 children were taken to local hospitals including TriStar Centennial Medical Center, TriStar Skyline ...
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