With warmer weather rolling in, in many parts of Kentucky, you may be eager to park your car and do most of your traveling via bicycle. Not only will a similar mode of transportation help you cut down on fuel costs and skip out on traffic congestion, but it can also act as a means of exercise.
As loved ones age, they become less independent and may be unable to take care of themselves. Families may not feel comfortable letting elderly loved ones live alone. Luckily, the state of Kentucky is home to wonderful long-term care nursing facilities that care for loved ones who are not able to live alone. These helpful facilities provide safety and a sense of belonging to patients. Unfortunately, the staff at nursing homes do not always have the best interest of the patient in mind, leading to more and more cases of nursing home abuse.
Pedestrians are literally everywhere these days. In larger Kentucky cities such as Louisville, walking is the main source of transportation for many people. As populations continue to rise, more and more pedestrians are sharing city streets congested with vehicular traffic. With pedestrians and automobiles in such close proximity, car accidents involving pedestrians become almost inevitable. Unfortunately, a vehicle versus pedestrian accident is more likely to be fatal since pedestrians are minimally protected and totally exposed.