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Kalka & Baer, LLC Retained in Multiple-Vehicle Collision Fatality That Occurred on I-75

On December 23, 2015, a fatal wreck occurred on I-75 involving both the southbound and northbound lanes. Two accidents occurred involving multiple vehicles during rainy conditions, resulting in one ...
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Kalka & Baer, LLC Represents Estate and Family of Deceased Driver in Wrongful Death Claim

On Sunday, January 24, 2016, an accident occurred between a sedan and a charter bus along I-75 in Dooly County, GA. According to the Georgia State Patrol, the sedan was driving north on I-75 at around ...
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Texting While Driving is Similar to Drunk Driving

People are constantly hearing about the bad effects of texting while driving, but continue to text from behind the wheel. In fact, the National Safety Council estimates that over 20 percent of traffic ...
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Slip & Fall vs. Trip & Fall Accidents

Victims of fall accidents may not care about the differences between a slip and fall accident or a trip and fall accident. All they know is that they are in pain from falling. Although it may not ...
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Number of Georgia's Traffic Fatalities Increased for the First Time in 9 Years

Starting in 2006, for the past 9 years Georgia has only seen a decrease in the total number of traffic fatalities each and every year. Now that 2015 has come to an end, it has been revealed that the ...
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Kalka & Baer Retained to Represent Double Amputee Victim of Distracted Driving

On Thursday, December 2, 2015, a sanitation worker was doing his job, loading waste into the back of his truck. Out of nowhere, a driver, apparently distracted, slammed against him at approximately 45 ...
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Kalka & Baer Obtains $225,000 Settlement for Car Wreck Victim

On February 18, 2015, Kalka & Baer, LLC's client was hit head on by a driver who ran a red light. Below is a photo of the damage to her car. Doctors at the emergency room told her that nothing ...
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Kalka & Baer, LLC Resolves Hit-And-Run Accident for $500,000 Policy Limit Settlement

On December 24, 2014, our client was driving with her husband when their vehicle was hit by another driver. The at-fault party immediately fled the scene of the accident, leaving the couple behind to ...
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Attorney Kalka Named to List of 2015 Georgia Trend Legal Elite

For the 13 th year, Georgia Trend Magazine has created a list of the state's top lawyers, as recognized by their peers. All attorneys chosen to be a part of the Legal Elite must have been ...
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Kalka & Baer Settles Multi-Million Dollar Tractor Trailer Accident Claim

Attorney Tony Kalka of Kalka & Baer resolves a multi-million dollar tractor trailer accident claim that was filed and litigated in the Federal Court of the Northern District of GA. A confidential ...
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Attorney Baer's Published Work is Featured Story in The Verdict Magazine

Attorney Bryan Baer's recent article titled, "London Calling: Navigating the Waters When Taking a Deposition Overseas," was the featured story for the Fall 2015 edition of The Verdict ...
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Kalka & Baer, LLC Obtains $300,000.00 Policy Limit Settlement for Car Wreck Victim

On November 18, 2014, Kalka & Baer's client was T-boned by a driver who ran a red light. Her right foot slammed against the firewall of the car causing her to break all five toes as well as ...
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Tractor-Trailer Accident Wreaks Havoc on Traffic

A pair of tractor trailers which fell from I-285 onto Ga. 400 Friday September 25 th caused massive delays and traffic re-routing. The interchange is one of the busiest in the state and fortunately ...
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Attorney Bryan Baer Representing Car Accident Wreck Victim with More than $1 Million in Hospital Bills

Bryan Baer of Kalka & Baer, LLC is representing a man who has been hospitalized for four months and faces over $1million in hospital bills. He was catastrophically injured in an accident on May 9 ...
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Texting and Driving

In case you care, as of May 12, 2015, here are the new laws related to texting and commercial drivers. O.C.G.A. 40-6-241.2(b)(2): No person shall operate a commercial motor vehicle on any public road ...
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Kalka & Baer Work Towards $200,000 Medical Malpractice Settlement

Atlanta medical malpractice attorneys Kalka & Baer LLC are representing a patient who suffered serious injuries when a surgeon and team of nurses neglected to remove a piece of gauze from the ...
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Kalka & Baer recover $95,000 settlement for truck accident victim

Atlanta personal injury firm Kalka & Baer LLC has obtained $95,000 at mediation for their injured client who was rear-ended by a tractor-trailer in late February 2013. The investigating officer ...
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Kalka & Baer LLC Settles case recovering $100,000 for injured client

Atlanta personal injury firm Kalka & Baer LLC recently were able to recover $100,000 on behalf of their client who was injured while driving his motorcycle. In May 2015, their client was thrown ...
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Kalka & Baer, LLC Representing Motorcyclist Injured in Truck Accident

The Atlanta truck accident attorneys at Kalka & Baer, LLC are representing a driver who was injured after their motorcycle struck a tractor trailer which failed to yield at a stop sign. The truck ...
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Kalka & Baer LLC Recovers $335,00 for Injured Passenger

The firm recently settled a car accident case, recovering $335,000 on behalf of their client who suffered injuries as a passenger. The driver reported falling asleep at the wheel while driving ...
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What You Should Know About Your Auto Insurance Policy

If you are injured in an Atlanta car accident, you may assume that everything will be covered since you have auto insurance. But what if the insurance company denies your claim, doesn't give you a ...
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Prepping Your Car for Road Trips This Summer

Summer time is always a busy time to travel. Many people take road trips to see some of the nation’s history or soak up some sun at the coast or a resort destination. If you are planning a road ...
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Kalka & Baer LLC wins claim for Client who Lost their Home to Fire

Kalka & Baer LLC recently won compensation for a client whose home burned down and whose insurer was refusing to accept their claim. The insurance company, State Farm, did not offer compensation ...
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Kalka & Baer LLC Represents Client Injured in Drill Accident

Kalka & Baer LLC is handling the case of a Georgia woman was suffered serious injury to her right arm in April 2014. The client severely injured their right arm at a Home Depot Do-It-Herself ...
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Distracted Driving Epidemic Among Teen Girls

It is not a secret that girls like to talk. So it should come as no surprise that teenage girls are twice as likely as teen boys to use cell phones behind the wheel of their vehicles. The AAA ...
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