Blog Posts in December, 2011

Proper Equipment Keeps Your Mind on the Road to Decrease the Chances of a Georgia Motorcycle Crash

When it starts raining, it is the most dangerous time for a motorcyclist to be on the road. During the first hour of a rainstorm, oil and dirt are lifted from the ground’s surface and can cause ...
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You Didn't Cause the Accident- Why Should You Be the One Paying the Price?

Whiplash, thoracic spine injury, concussion…all serious injuries that can be caused by a car accident. If you have been seriously injured in a Georgia truck or car accident due to someone ...
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Douglasville Car Accident at a School Bus Crossing

The Douglasville woman responsible for hitting and killing a 17-year-old pedestrian has been charged with first-degree vehicular homicide, reckless driving and failure to stop for a school bus that ...
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Atlanta Ranks 4th in the Nation in Auto Accidents

Atlanta Ranks 4th in the Nation in Auto Accidents According to a recent AAA report that reviewed 2009 traffic data, Atlanta ranked fourth in the nation for automobile accidents and sixth for ...
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Is Driver Fatigue to Blame for an Atlanta Auto Accident?

Is Driver Fatigue to Blame for an Atlanta Auto Accident? On the last Friday of November, a single-vehicle accident in Atlanta occurred sending one woman to the hospital. Authorities said that the ...
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Bicycle Accident Injuries Caused from Road Bumps in Georgia

In a recent article, we talked about the danger that large road markers or "road turtles" cause cyclists in Decatur. As we mentioned, numerous road markers have been added to the city of ...
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Facts About Teen Car Crashes in Georgia

Sadly, motor vehicle accidents are the number one cause of death for teenagers in Alpharetta County and throughout the United States. Because 16 to 19 year old drivers are more likely to get involved ...
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Inclement Weather Contributed to Worst Freeway Pileups

Take a look at some of the largest freeway car pileups, involving upwards of 50 vehicles. Poor weather conditions like fog, snow on the road and heavy snowfall heavily contributed to these massive ...
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3-Year-Old Dies in Atlanta Pedestrian Accident, Grandma Sent to Hospital

On November 15, 2011, a three-year-old girl was hit by a car while attempting to cross the street in metro Atlanta. This Atlanta pedestrian accident occurred on a DeKalb County street on Tuesday ...
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Fatal Cherokee County Truck Crash Injures 2, Kills 1

Fatal Cherokee County Truck Crash Injures 2, Kills 1 On November 4, 2011, a deadly truck crash in Georgia occurred near the Cherokee-Bartow line. According to officials, the fatal accident happened ...
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Bicycle Checklist Helps Reduce Cycling Accidents in Peachtree, GA

Many people feel that drivers of motor vehicles are often at fault for injuring bicyclists in car/bike crashes in Georgia. Although this belief is correct, there are many bicyclists who have been ...
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Car Accident Victims with Neck Injuries Turn to Atlanta Accident Attorneys at Kalka & Baer

The torque that results from a car crash can jar the passengers inside of the car to the point of injury. Such injuries can be evident instantaneously or show up after a period of time if left ...
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