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Why Are Large Commercial Trucks So Dangerous?

Posted on : June 21, 2022
truck-accidents
Motor vehicle collisions of any kind are dangerous, but those involving commercial trucks or large service vehicles tend to result in more serious damage than car vs. car accidents. Here’s why and how you can get the help of a qualified personal injury lawyer after your family is affected by a truck accident. They Have […]
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How Are Truck Drivers Paid (And How Does It Cause Accidents?)

Posted on : April 20, 2022
a side collision accident can be deadly
Truck driving is without a question a highly lucrative career. Nonetheless, it’s also one of the most hazardous and demanding occupations. To add insult to injury, the employment policies and compensation arrangements of the long-haul transportation industry often put truckers and other drivers on the road at risk of an accident. Here’s how truck drivers […]
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Hours of Service Rule In Truck Driving

Posted on : March 29, 2022
truck-accidents
In the trucking industry, truck drivers have a number of different rules and guidelines that must be followed. One of these is how long a driver may operate their truck. This is called the Hours of Service Rule and is designed to prevent truck drivers from operating their vehicles while drowsy or exhausted. Here’s what […]
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Posted on : March 15, 2022
Atlanta Neck Injuries
Was Your Back or Neck Hurt In a Truck Accident?  Back and neck injuries are some of the most common in car and truck accidents, but they can take a serious toll on the body. Sometimes, they can be hard to spot. Here’s what you need to know to find out if you might have […]
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Motorcycle Accident Injuries

Posted on : February 28, 2022
Atlanta Motorcycle Accidents
Motorcycle Accidents Motorcycle accidents are a serious problem in Atlanta and throughout the state of Georgia. In fact, motorcycle accidents are 26 times more likely to result in death than car accidents. According to DDS, in 2019, (motorcycle drivers represented over 10% of the total number of traffic fatalities. They also represented over 20% of […]
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Why Does Poorly Secured Cargo Lead to Truck Accidents?

Posted on : January 28, 2022
truck-accidents
How Unsecured Truck Loads Lead To Injury Commercial 18-wheel trucks or cargo vehicles with unsecured goods could easily turn into a disaster for everybody on the roadway. A minor impact might cause a tractor-trailer to break away and slide into the road or collide with another vehicle traveling nearby. These collisions frequently result in serious […]
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Punitive Damages In Georgia

Posted on : December 11, 2021
Georgia Personal Injury Lawyer
How Do Punitive Damages Work In Atlanta? Each injury case is different, and courts assess compensation depending on the facts at hand. In most accident or personal injury scenarios, civil penalties are not assessed. This type of compensation is normally reserved for cases when the offender’s acts were grievously irresponsible or malicious. Here’s what you […]
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Workplace Violence And Personal Injury

Posted on : November 11, 2021
Workplace Violence Attorney
Can I Sue a Business Owner For Workplace Violence In Atlanta? Personal injury lawsuits in Atlanta, Georgia typically pay for medical bills and lost wages for people who are injured at work. But what happens if the injuries were caused by workplace violence? Is it still possible for people who are harmed in this way […]
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Who Is Responsible for My Slip & Fall Accident?

Posted on : October 30, 2021
Slip and fall incidents can happen unexpectedly and without notice virtually anywhere. Some slip and fall accidents cause minor injuries such as minor scrapes or bruises, while others cause fractures or serious head injuries. Slips, trips, and falls are a primary cause of critical injury and wrongful death, according to the Centers for Disease Control […]
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Do Insurance Companies Try to Cheat Accident Victims Out of a Settlement?

Posted on : September 22, 2021
Unfortunately, car insurance companies are profit-driven like many other businesses in America. This means that paying out on too many claims can affect their bottom line, something they would preferably avoid at all costs.  Claim denial is all too frequent, even when policies clearly state that the insurance company is responsible for accident costs. Here’s […]
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