Atlanta Personal Injury Attorneys
Call Today 404.907.1594
Free Case Consultation

Fill out the form below to schedule your free case consultation with an attorney.

  • Please enter your name.
  • This isn't a valid email address.
    Please enter your email address.
  • This isn't a valid phone number.
    Please enter your phone number.
    You entered an invalid number.
  • Please enter a message.
    Please select an option.
Understanding Your Rights Find Out if You May Be Entitled to Compensation

What TBI Signs to Look for After a Crash

Atlanta Motorcycle Accident Attorney Explains

As motorcycles are much smaller than the average car, many drivers have difficulty seeing motorcyclists on the streets. This difference in size often leaves motorcyclists in great danger. In fact, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) indicates that a motorcycle operator is at 35 times greater risk of death than an automobile driver in a traffic accident.

This means that a motorcyclist mortality rate is approximately 35 percent higher than drivers in all other types of vehicles. When motorcyclists and passenger vehicles collide on Georgia streets, the results can be catastrophic or even deadly for the motorcyclist involved in the motorcycle accident.

Motorcyclists also have a 16 times greater chance of sustaining a serious injury, and head injuries are one of the most common yet serious injuries that occur in motorcycle crashes nationwide.

Some signs of head and brain injuries to be aware of after a motorcycle accident:

  • Trouble balancing
  • Slurred speech
  • Bleeding from the ears or nose
  • Vomiting
  • Loss of consciousness
  • Horrible headaches
  • Memory loss

Sadly, traumatic brain injury (TBI) is the number one cause of disability in the nation, and many victims of TBI suffer this injury in motorcycle crashes. Other types of injuries motorcyclists suffer include road rash, broken bones, internal injuries, disfigurement, paralysis, and even death. If a severe injury—such as quadriplegia, paraplegia, or brain injury—has left you with extensive medical bills, unable to return to work, and in need of constant care, you may be entitled to compensation for your medical expenses, therapy, lost wages, and more.

It is important to talk with a skilled injury attorney to find out if you have a case and what the best course of action is to take.

Find out how to protect your interests and hold the negligent driver accountable for your injuries and suffering by calling The Kalka Law Group for a free consultation. Additionally, if you lost a loved one in a Georgia motorcycle crash, you may have rights as well.

What Our Clients Are Saying

  • “I appreciate everything he has done for us and enjoy working as a "team" with him throughout this process.”

    Maleeia

  • “Before you select any attorney, meet with Tony and Alfred at The Kalka Law Group.”

    Ron H.

  • “Their preparation was absolutely impeccable. Never have I seen a case handled and prepared for better.”

    Wayne Koral

  • “Because of him, I received a much-needed surgery due to my accident.”

    Robin

  • “Tony and his team were compassionate and worked with us through the entire process.”

    Mike P.

  • “I do not give compliments or reviews normally but when someone goes way beyond the call of duty... People need to know who you are and what you can do!”

    M. Kay W.

  • “I was very satisfied with the end result, and would highly recommend The Kalka Law Group for the great service and expert knowledge that they provide!”

    Sabel S.

  • “Mr Kalka and the other members of the firm throughout my dealings with them were always well informed, courteous, helpful beyond expectations.”

    Andrew

  • “He always responded to my calls and e-mails expeditiously”

    Denise D.

  • “He did what he had advised and everything turned out just right.”

    Sara

  • “I have attorneys for life.”

    E Ripley

  • “These guys impressed upon me that there are still good ones out there.”

    Kent D.

  • “His knowledgeable staff is friendly and on top of everything.”

    Mike T.

  • “The Kalka Law Group far exceeded my expectations...and they are just the nicest people you'd want to meet.”

    Barbara R.

  • “Tony Kalka and his team are not only very good at what they do but they are decent honest people with good character and big hearts.”

    Jeff R.

Work With a Recognized Legal Team

  • You Pay Nothing Unless We Win
  • Millions of Dollars in Settlements Recovered
  • Selected for Inclusion in Super Lawyers®
  • Included in U.S. News - Best Lawyers®
  • Perfect 10.0 Rating on Avvo
  • Nationally Recognized by Numerous Legal Organizations