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Kalka & Baer Settles Car Accident Case for $200,000.00

Head-On Collision Resulting in Serious Hip Injuries Kalka & Baer’s client was driving west on Paces Ferry Road when another driver on the other side of the road hydroplaned and crossed over ...
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Attorney Kalka Speaking on Secrets to a Successful Personal Injury Practice

On Friday, September 9, 2016 at the ICLE’s seminar on “Secrets to a Successful Plaintiff’s Personal Injury Practice: Learning to Evaluate Cases and Maximize Results,” Attorney ...
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Aluminum Plant Explosion in Newnan Leaves at Least Five Injured Employees

An explosion occurred at the Bonnell Aluminum Plant in Newnan, Coweta County, this morning, leaving at least five employees were injured. The blast originated in the casting department at ...
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$140,000 Settlement for Injured Bicyclist

On October 4, 2015, a driver of a Chevy Tahoe failed to yield while making an unprotected left and struck Mr. Kalka’s client who was approaching by bicycle. The client was rushed to the hospital ...
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$100,000 Settlement for Crash Victim Rear-Ended By Negligent Driver

On January 8 th, 2015, Shamieka Benjamin was traveling northbound on South Cobb driver when she was struck from behind by another driver. She was brought to the hospital in an ambulance and treated ...
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Attorney Broun Wins $100,000 Settlement for Auto Accident Victim

Attorney Broun of Kalka & Baer LLC recently won a $100,000 settlement for his client, Mrs. Hembrick-Henly who sustained injuries after she was rear-ended by a negligent driver following too close. ...
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Settlement for Victim Struck By Two Trucks

Kalka & Baer recently settled a case on behalf of a hit and run victim’s family. The victim was walking home from purchasing his dinner when he was struck and negligently killed by an driver ...
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Can Summer Weather Cause an Increase in Car Accidents?

Summer is such a wonderful time of the year, with the sun shining and people outside having barbeques and riding their bicycles without a care in the world. So, how could summer weather cause car ...
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Kalka & Baer Recovers Over Half a Million Dollars for Uber-X Driver

In 2014, a woman driving with UBER-X t-boned a vehicle which failed to yield attempting to turn left at a busy intersection in Decatur, Georgia. The force of the collision slammed her right foot into ...
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Preventing an Accident During Your Summer Road Trip

"What are some things I should do help prevent an accident while on a road trip?" As attorneys, we encourage vehicle maintenance as a way to help prevent car crashes, especially before a ...
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Kalka & Baer, LLC Recovers $1, 000, 000 for Victim Forced to Amputate After Collision

Kalka & Baer LLC has settled an accident case for $1, 000, 000 involving a client who suffered serious injuries and was forced to undergo a double amputation. The client, an employee for garbage ...
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$500,000 Settlement for Victim of Serious Rear-End Accident

Our Atlanta car accident attorneys at Kalka & Baer, LLC recently recovered a $500,000 settlement for our client who was rear-ended suddenly by a commercial vehicle going significantly over the ...
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$106,000 Settlement for Crash Victim Obtained by Kalka & Baer, LLC

Kalka & Baer, LLC recently recovered $106,000 on behalf of a woman who was involved in a car accident due to a negligent driver attempting to make an illegal U-turn on McGinnis Ferry Road. When ...
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$200,000 Settlement Reached for Pedestrian Hit by Negligent Driver

Our Atlanta personal injury lawyers recently recovered a $200,000 settlement on behalf of a woman who was hit while walking through a Publix parking lot in Gwinnett County. She had the right of way ...
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$100,000 Obtained for Victim of Car Accident Resulting in Fractured Sternum

An accident occurred between four cars headed southbound on I-85 near the Lenox Road and Cheshire Bridge Road exit. One vehicle in particular was rear-ended by another car, causing the vehicle in ...
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Kalka & Baer, LLC Recovers $200,000 for Victim of T-Bone Accident

Traveling northbound on Haw Creek Parkway in Forsyth County, our client was driving through a green light like normal when she was T-boned by a negligent driver who ran their red light. Our client is ...
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$200,000 Recovered for Kalka & Baer, LLC's Client in the Case of a Negligent Driver

While traveling westbound on I-16 in the left lane, our client was struck by a vehicle that spun out of control from the right lane. The driver of the other vehicle had been driving too fast on the ...
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$165,000 Recovered for Kalka & Baer, LLC's Client in Car Accident

Traveling westbound on I-16, an accident occurred when the driver of a Ford Ranger that was towing a vehicle, lost control of their car while attempting to avoid a collision in congested traffic. The ...
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Kalka & Baer, LLC Named One of the Top 3 Atlanta Personal Injury Lawyers

Always seeking out the top businesses and constantly updating their listings, Three Best Rated® has just recently added Kalka & Baer, LLC to the list of the Top 3 Personal Injury Lawyers in ...
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How Do I Drive a Traffic Circle?

For motorists in the United States, traffic circles (or roundabouts) are a little unfamiliar; however, these traffic structures are growing in popularity as they reduce car crashes and vehicle ...
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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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