McCoy & Hiestand Attorneys at Law

We’ve all seen those commercials urging as to call a random law firm if you or a loved one was exposed to asbestos and diagnosed with mesothelioma, but do you actually know what any of that is? Read on for details what asbestos is, why it’s dangerous and what you should do if you have been exposed. What is asbestos?…

By: Jared Smith If you’re like me, you love this time of year. It’s the time of year that tech gadgets of yesteryear go on sale and the gadgets of tomorrow make their debut on store shelves. While many of these gadgets are geared towards entertainment and luxury, increasingly tech gadgets are being developed to help make people safer in…

The birth of a child should be a joyous time but sometimes outside circumstances can replace the joy with pain and worry. If negligence by a medical professional caused injury during pregnancy, labor, or delivery the family may be entitled to compensation from those who are liable. Injury to Infant During Birth  As guardians of the child, the parent’s must…

By: Chad McCoy Like many of you, I am bombarded nightly with commercials from the big pharmaceutical companies imploring me to “talk to my doctor” about their latest and greatest drug. Unlike most of you though, I live with my doctor: my wife. So every time one of those commercials comes on, I turn to her and say, “Ok Doc,…

As winter temperatures drop parents are bundling up their children to brave the cold but those puffy layers may be putting them in danger. Car seat safety is largely dependent on proper fit and unfortunately, bulky winter coats can affect how the harness fits your child. In fact, car seat manufacturers suggest that children should wear nothing thicker than a…

Legal news affects our everyday lives, whether we notice it or not. Here’s a summary of a few of this month’s major cases. Rapid-Fire Bump Stocks Banned Under New Regulation; Lawsuit Filed Same Day A new regulation banned bump stocks was announced this month. People who own bump stocks must destroy them or turn them in to federal agents within…

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….

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…

© 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: