McCoy & Hiestand Attorneys at Law

Each year, more than 11 million senior citizens suffer a fall, according to the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons but slip and falls aren’t limited to the elderly. While you can’t control all of your surroundings there are a few simple things you can do to prevent falls both in and out of your home. In Home Fall Prevention Keep…

There are wonderful charities throughout Kentucky working to help people from all walks of life. Whether through acts of service, participation or simply a financial contribution these charities need YOUR help! Sometimes it can seem overwhelming to decide which charity to donate to, so we will be compiling a list every month of fun upcoming charity events to help guide…

At McCoy, Hiestand & Smith we value the health and safety of everyone in our community. Sometimes regardless of how careful we are the products we buy aren’t as safe as we had hoped. Products are recalled every day and it’s important to stay up to date on those recalls in order to keep you and your loved ones safe….

A serious fall can happen anywhere at any time, whether it’s due to a wet floor or uneven pavement these incidents can lead injury.  More than 8 million emergency room visits are because of slip and fall accidents. To help avoid a slip and fall be sure to stay aware of your surroundings and wear shoes that fit well.  What…

Healthy aging is simple yet essential. Taking care of your body should begin at a young age but sometimes your habits need to be reevaluated as you grow older. These six tips breakdown the basics of taking care of your body and living a healthy life. Stay active One of the keys to a healthy life, regardless of age, is…

Making sure your child does their homework can be a chore in itself. With a few helpful tips you can help them breeze through all of those worksheets. Set up a designated homework area This area should be well-lit and distraction free. Common distractions include tv, loud music, and phone calls. Keep the area well stocked with any supplies your…

No one wants to think about the end of their life but preparing for the inevitable can make life much easier for the loved ones you leave behind. Of course, everyone needs a will to detail how they want their assets to be divided and any other instructions they would like followed after death. Along with that it may be…

As you head out to cookouts and get-togethers this holiday weekend it’s important to understand a few basic food safety rules. Transportation and storage Use an insulated cooler filled with ice when packing and transporting cold food. Foods that should be kept cold include: Raw meat Poultry Seafood Deli meat or sandwiches Summer salads (tuna, chicken, egg, pasta, or seafood)…

© 2014
MCCOY, HIESTAND & SMITH, PLC
| THE DREAM TEAM
Court costs and case expenses will be the responsibility of the client only if we win or settle your case.

STAY CONNECTED WITH US: