Blog Posts in February, 2011

Attorney Tony Kalka Represents Atlanta Horse & Buggy Driver in Lawsuit

Atlanta personal injury attorney Tony Kalka, representing injured horse-drawn carriage driver Donald Borchardt, filed a civil lawsuit in DeKalb County Superior Court against the driver who hit Mr. ...
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A Message for Aggressive Truck Drivers in Georgia

In the summer of 2009, Georgia's sheriff deputies, law enforcement officials, and the Georgia Department of Public Safety teamed up in an initiative called G-TACT (Georgia Targeting Aggressive ...
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3-Year-Old Boy Survives Athens Pedestrian-Car Accident

A young child named Isaiah Pitts was run over by a pickup truck on Monday, January 31, 2011, in Athens, Georgia. Police indicated that the 3-year-old boy wandered away from his family and was hit by a ...
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Car Kills HERO Operator on I-85, South of Atlanta

A Georgia car accident took the life of a Georgia Department of Transportation HERO operator on Monday, January 31, 2011. According to the Georgia State Patrol, a HERO worker was hit while helping a ...
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Share the Road - Hall County

On September 6, 2011 Thomas Pattillo of Flowery Branch was out for his regular morning exercise ride. As a rider myself, I will often ride early in the morning so as to avoid early rush hour traffic. ...
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DeKalb County Jury Will Decide Case for Injured Horse-Drawn Carriage Driver

Imagine that you were taking tourists on a horse-drawn carriage ride to see the downtown Atlanta site. As you are in the midst of a pleasant ride, a car suddenly slams into the carriage. That is ...
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Two Women Injured in Georgia T-Bone Crash

A two-vehicle crash occurred on Tuesday, January 11, 2011, sending two people to the hospital. Officials say that the accident happened around noon near the Effingham Campus at Savannah Technical ...
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Three Hand Signals Georgia Bicyclists Should Learn

B icycle accidents in Georgia occur for many reasons. Such causes include negligent drivers, drivers running stop lights, drunk drivers, failure to yield, and drivers who aren't looking for ...
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Steps to Take After Suffering a Road Burn in an Atlanta Bicycle Crash

If you have been involved in an Atlanta bicycle accident due to a negligent driver, then you may be entitled to receive compensation for your injuries, medical bills, lost wages, and more. Because a ...
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Bicycle Accident Settlement Rates Compared to Car Crashes

According to the Georgia Department of Transportation, bicycle riders are more likely than motorists to be injured in Georgia crashes. Even though more car accidents take place in Georgia than bicycle ...
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