Blog Posts in October, 2011

Georgia Crash Sends Inmate, Guard to Hospital with Two Others

Georgia Crash Sends Inmate, Guard to Hospital with Two Others An accident involving an inmate occurred on Highway 34, causing several injuries. According to the Newman Times-Herald, a Coweta County ...
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When Broken Ribs Lead to Internal Injuries After an Atlanta Auto Accident

You may be driving along the highway, paying attention to the road in front of you, when out of nowhere another car collides into you. Your body may go flying into the steering wheel, causing you to ...
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Atlanta Hit-and-Run Accident Leaves Future Groom Dead

Atlanta Hit-and-Run Accident Leaves Future Groom Dead In the early morning hours on Sunday, September 25, 2011, a vehicle struck and killed a pedestrian walking on Interstate 75/85 near the Martin ...
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Motorcyclist Killed by Underage Drunk Driver Just South of Atlanta

Motorcyclist Killed by Underage Drunk Driver Just South of Atlanta On Friday, Sept 16, 2011, a 63-year-old man from Palos Heights was killed in a Georgia motorcycle accident that occurred just south ...
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3 Loganville Residents Die in Separate Georgia Crashes

3 Loganville Residents Die in Separate Georgia Crashes Over the weekend of September 10-11, 2011, three Walton County residents died in three different Georgia car crashes. The first accident took ...
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Low-Velocity Crashes in Atlanta Can Still Produce Injuries

Many tend to think that Atlanta car accidents that produce injuries must occur at 55 miles per hour or more. However, research and studies have indicated that even crashes that occur at less than 10 ...
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What You Need To Know Before You Interview A Lawyer To Take Your Case

Today I received a phone call from a new client who was not happy with his former attorney. The client and I spoke at length about his former attorney. After a long discussion we realized that his ...
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Why have there been so many hit-and-run accidents in Atlanta?

Many pedestrians have been killed in hit-and-run accidents in Atlanta this past year, which is causing us to ask the question: What's the deal with all of the hit-and-run accidents? Why aren't ...
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Atlanta Bicycle Attorney Explains What Your Inurance Company Reqiures when a Bike Acccident Occurs

What does GEICO General Insurance Company Require Its Policy Holder to do When Hurt or Injured in a Hit and Run Bicycle Accident? 1 :) In cases of injury, or property damage in excess of $500, report ...
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Atlanta Bicycle Attorney explains what to do when a Hit and Run Accident Occurs

What does Progressive Insurance Company Require Its Policy Holder to do When Hurt or Injured in a Hit and Run Bicycle Accident ? 1 :) You must report the loss to Progressive within 30 days 2 :) You ...
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Two Deadly Atlanta Accidents Occurred Hours Apart

Two Deadly Atlanta Accidents Occurred Hours Apart A tragic accident in southwest Atlanta occurred on Interstate 285 southbound near Cascade Road on September 7, 2011. This early morning accident ...
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Importance of Tire Safety for Avoiding Atlanta Auto Accidents

When Georgia motorists hear the term "road safety," they tend to think of following the rules of the road, driving the speed limit, and not cutting other vehicles off. However, it also has ...
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Atlanta Drivers: Move Over and Slow Down to Save a Life

Atlanta Drivers: Move Over and Slow Down to Save a Life What do Georgia police officers, tow truck drivers, and highway maintenance workers have in common? They make routine stops on the side of the ...
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What should I do if I suffer a concussion while riding my bike?

From 2000 - 2006, 5,078 people were injured in bicycle crashes and 118 people died. While the numbers fluctuated during this time, there was no clear trend downward. Bicycle accidents can happen ...
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