Blog Posts in March, 2012

We Represent injured Macon, Georgia Bicycle Accident Victims

Before teenagers have the freedom of a driver's license they may choose to use a bike for their primary mode of transportation. Even pre-teens might enjoy the luxury of having the freedom to ride ...
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Effective Programs to Promote Teenaged Driver Safety

Teenaged driver accidents are proving costly- more than 81,000 people were killed in crashes involving drivers ages 15-20 from 2000 to 2009 and the total cost of crashes involving teen drivers in 2009 ...
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Two Georgia Drunk Driving Accidents Leave Motorcyclists Injured

Two Georgia Drunk Driving Accidents Leave Motorcyclists Injured Over the weekend, a Douglas County accident involving a motorcycle, a truck and a car left one person dead. The accident happened on ...
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Driver Flees Scene After Atlanta Bicycle Crash, Later Found

Driver Flees Scene After Atlanta Bicycle Crash, Later Found On Wednesday, February 22, 2012, a bicyclist was hit in a Georgia car and bicycle accident in Buckhead. Atlanta police reported that the ...
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Campbellton Tractor-Trailer Crash Warns Georgia Drivers of Roadway Dangers

A recent Campbellton traffic accident left one Atlanta woman dead and two other people badly injured. The accident happened on Camp Creek Parkway near Campbellton Road, according to WSBTV.com. The ...
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Why You Might Need a Lawyer After a Georgia Trucking Crash

Most people do not know that there are big differences between trucking accident cases and other motor vehicle accident cases. Not knowing those differences can be hurtful to an accident victim and ...
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Atlanta Car Crash Lawyer Explains Types of Disc Injuries

There are many common injuries that motorists suffer from in Atlanta car crashes including broken bones, joint injuries, muscle and ligament strains, as well as disc injuries. Because disc injuries ...
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Refusing Medical Treatment After an Atlanta Accident Can Negatively Impact the Victim's Case

Our Atlanta accident attorneys will tell you that the refusal of medical treatment after a car, truck or motorcycle accident can negatively impact a personal injury claim you choose to file after the ...
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Georgia Car Crash Victims Turn to Kalka & Baer

Most people think the odds not being in a car accident are in their favor. Those people are wrong about that. The U.S. Census Bureau reports transportation accidents and fatalities to be on the ...
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ACL Injury and Torn Cartilage are Two Most Common Knee Injuries From Slip and Fall Accidents

As the largest joint in the body, the knee joint hinges the leg between the thigh and the calf. The knee is such a pivotal joint in the human body as it supports a large portion of the body’s ...
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Students Receive Safety Lesson After Recent Georgia Bicycle Accidents

Students Receive Safety Lesson After Recent Georgia Bicycle Accidents There have been many Georgia bicycle fatalities in the Augusta area recently. Some of the most recent ones have included the ...
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Cycling Across Georgia's Roadways

Cycling Across Georgia's Roadways Georgia is a great state for cycling. With its moderate climate, Georgia offers terrains from the beach to the mountain foothills. The state’s attractive ...
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Atlanta Motorcycle Accident Attorney Warns Georgia Motorcyclists of Everyday Road Dangers

Atlanta Motorcycle Accident Attorney Warns Georgia Motorcyclists of Everyday Road Dangers No matter the amount of experience a driver has on the road, accidents happen. A distraction pulls a ...
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Atlanta Bicycle Accident Attorneys Discuss Five Cycling Safety Steps

Atlanta Bicycle Accident Attorneys Discuss Five Cycling Safety Steps As Atlanta bicycle accident attorneys, we have seen way too many bicycle accident injuries and fatalities that have affected ...
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Alcohol-Related Accident in Atlanta Claims One, Injures Two

Alcohol-Related Accident in Atlanta Claims One, Injures Two On Monday, February 20, 2012, a deadly accident occurred in Atlanta. This two-vehicle crash took place very early Monday morning, just after ...
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Will Georgia Ban Two-by-Two Bicycle Riding? Stay Tuned

Will Georgia Ban Two-by-Two Bicycle Riding? Stay Tuned Posted on Mar 10, 2012 Last year, lawmakers passed a bill requiring drivers of motor vehicles to keep at least three feet of distance while ...
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Alcohol-related Traffic Accidents in Georgia Result in Serious Injuries

Traffic accidents due to alcohol are dangerous and can result in major injuries for all parties. Governor Nathan Deal even took to media to remind Georgia drivers not to drive under the influence of ...
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Kindergartner Injured in Columbus Car and Pedestrian Crash

Kindergartner Injured in Columbus Car and Pedestrian Crash On Valentine’s Day morning, February 14, 2012, an unfortunate incident occurred at Eagle Ridge Academy involving a pedestrian and car ...
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Atlanta Accident Attorney Discusses Reasons for Elderly Accidents

Aging is a fact of life. So is the need to drive. Unfortunately, aging affects an elderly driver’s ability to drive safely. Elderly drivers, especially those over 85-years-old, have a harder ...
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Polled Truck Drivers State Sleep Problems as a Safety Problem

According to Yahoo! News, a poll conducted by the National Sleep Foundation found that 1 in every 10 transportation workers in the United States is sleep deprived. Train conductors, airplane pilots ...
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How Does Failing to Yield the Right-of-Way Cause a Motorcycle Crash?

How Does Failing to Yield the Right-of-Way Cause a Motorcycle Crash? Drivers of cars, SUVs and trucks often overlook motorcycles on Georgia roads. When motorists fail to give motorcyclists the respect ...
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Alpharetta Bicycle Accidents can be Caused by Roadway Hazards

Alpharetta Bicycle Accidents can be Caused by Roadway Hazards In 2009, 630 bicyclists were killed and 51,000 bicyclists were injured in collisions with motor vehicles. In fact, most of the bicycle ...
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A Look at How Dangerous Dog Attacks Cause Atlanta Bicycle Injuries

A Look at How Dangerous Dog Attacks Cause Atlanta Bicycle Injuries Cyclists who ride a great deal have usually seen a number of dogs on the road. Many of these canines are chained up and fenced in ...
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