Blog Posts in 2012

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Three People Sent to Hospital after Deck on Atlanta Home Collapses

Eight people were involved in an accident at an Atlanta home on Thanksgiving night, when the deck they were standing on collapsed underneath them. According to reports, it appeared that a portion of ...
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The 411 on Kalka & Baer LLC Trial Attorneys

When you are looking for a personal injury attorney who will be dedicated to your case and will pursue every available avenue to get you the settlement you deserve, you don’t have to look any ...
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Pregnant Woman Recovering After Being Rescued From Mangled Vehicle

Thanks to the quick response time and astute actions from Morrow Police and Fire Department personnel, a pregnant woman is alive and recovering at Atlanta Medical Center after a horrendous accident ...
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Slip & Fall Accidents Over the Holidays

Almost any accident can be prevented, especially if certain precautions and care are taken to safeguard an area and protect people from both hidden, and visible, dangers. During the holidays, however, ...
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Church Pastor Killed in Wrongful Death Bicycle Accident

According to police, a 30-year-old pastor was riding his bicycle near Red Top Mountain in Georgia on the afternoon of November 21st, when he was struck from behind by a charter bus. Despite the fact ...
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Bicyclists Have the Same Rights as Motorists

Although more and more people are beginning to ride their bikes around town, not all motorists, or bicyclists for that matter, are familiar with the laws pertaining to bicycles and their riders. The ...
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Leading Cause of Truck Accidents

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) there are over 30,000 fatal motor vehicle accidents each and every year. An estimated 31% of all fatal crashes involve some form ...
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Fiery South Fulton County Truck Accident Results in Fatality

On August 31st, 2012 a tractor-trailer that had been traveling southbound on Camp Creek Parkway, apparently missed a curve causing the truck to leave the road, overturn, crash into a cement pole, ...
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You Can Be Arrested for Leaving the Scene of an Accident

Last month a man was driving along Kimball Bridge Road when his vehicle ran out of gas. According to the police reports, the man stated that when he attempted to push his car to the side of the road, ...
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New Georgia Commission on Teen Driving Being Created

Governor Nathan Deal recently announced the creation of the Governor’s Commission on Teen Driving. The Governor’s Office of Highway Safety (GOHS) will spearhead the commission, choosing ...
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Atlanta Car Crash Sends Police Officer to Hospital

On June 11, 2011, an Atlanta car accident occurred involving an Atlanta police officer. This Saturday afternoon crash left Officer Shawn Houston with serious injuries, including a head injury and ...
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Second Fatal Forsyth County Crash in One Week

We recently reported on a fatal Forsyth County crash that took place on Highway 53. Just days later, on Friday, July 20, 2012, a second fatal head-on collision occurred—on the same road, during ...
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Why You Need a Lawyer if You Are a Victim of a Trucking Accident

A tractor-trailer accident is one of the most devastating kinds of Georgia accidents. Where a car weighs approximately 5,000 pounds, a loaded tractor-trailer can weigh up to 80,000 pounds. That size ...
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Forsyth County Crash Claims Life of Gainesville Woman

Forsyth County Crash Claims Life of Gainesville Woman On Monday, July 16, 2012, a woman was killed in a head-on collision on Highway 53 in Forsyth County. The accident, which occurred around 4:13 ...
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5 Factors That Lead to a Cumming Motorcycle Crash

5 Factors That Lead to a Cumming Motorcycle Crash Accidents happen every day across this nation as the result of many different factors. While most of the reasons that car accidents, pedestrian ...
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Prevention that Works to Avoid Georgia Motorcycle Accidents

Prevention that Works to Avoid Georgia Motorcycle Accidents When you or someone you love is involved in an Atlanta motorcycle accident, chances are likely that severe injury may follow. Unlike cars ...
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Wrong-Way Drivers and the Car Crashes that Follow on Georgia 400

Atlanta police shut down a stretch of the Ga. 400 highway for more than three hours early this morning. A wreck that involved a wrong-way driver happened just before the Atlanta Financial Center ...
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Southwest Atlanta Accident Claims Life of Female Driver

A serious car crash occurred in Atlanta on Saturday, July 21, 2012, that involved an Atlanta police officer and a 59-year-old woman. According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, the car accident ...
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Marietta Car Crash Kills 1 and Sends 4 to the Hospital

On the evening of Saturday, July 14, 2012, a deadly car crash took place in Marietta that claimed the life of a 21-year-old man. The man, Jordan Irby, of Marietta, was driving a black 1999 Honda ...
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Tips to Avoid Canton Parking Lot Accidents and Injuries

As Canton accident attorneys, we often write about the dangers drivers face on our roadways, but we also want to bring attention to the dangers facing drivers in parking lots. Parking lots are ...
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Minor to Severe Back Injuries Can Hurt- Kalka & Baer Can Help Get You Back on Your Feet

Suffering from back pain can truly be debilitating. It can limit your job performance, your social life, and increase your medical expenses. Back pain can be related to a problem anywhere, from the ...
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Texting While Driving is Still a Serious Problem For Georgian Drivers

It was a little more than two years ago that the state of Georgia passed a texting while driving ban. All Georgia drivers are prohibited to text while driving. That law prohibits texting from a cell ...
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The Reality of Commercial License Fraud and Georgia Truck Accidents

The Reality of Commercial License Fraud and Georgia Truck Accidents The truth is that unlicensed, underqualified truck drivers are a common cause of truck crashes in Alpharetta, throughout Georgia, ...
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The Severity of an Alpharetta Cycling Accident

The Severity of an Alpharetta Cycling Accident It is actually more frequent to be involved in a serious crash nearby your own residence. Of all the various types of road accidents a person can be in, ...
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Tractor-Trailer Crashes Into Three Cyclists in South Georgia

Tractor-Trailer Crashes Into Three Cyclists in South Georgia A recent Georgia biking accident involving a tractor-trailer sadly resulted in a fatality and two serious injuries. Two bicyclists were ...
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