Atlanta Personal Injury Blog

The Value of an Attorney When Negotiating a Personal Injury Settlement With Your Insurance Company

Negotiating a Personal Injury Settlement With Your Insurance Company

Every insurance company – including your Georgia auto insurer – has a duty to act in good faith. When you’re involved in an Atlanta car accident, that means the insurer of the at-fault driver(s) is responsible to fairly consider your claim against their insured and refrain from unjustly denying or stalling on payment if it’s… Read More

Atlanta Nursing Home Abuse Claims

Atlanta Nursing Home Abuse Claims

The latest figures from the National Coalition on Aging reveal elder abuse has reached epidemic proportions, with 1 in every 10 Americans over 60 having experienced some form of abuse. That’s nearly 5 million elder abuse cases annually. Worse, these estimates are low, considering a National Research Council conclusion that just 1 in 14 of… Read More

The Complex Nature of Georgia Trucking Accident Lawsuits

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The complex nature of Georgia trucking accident lawsuits begins with the fact that they so often result in profound injuries. Devastating injuries reported time-and-again in Atlanta truck accidents have included crushed and broken bones, amputated limbs, fractured facial bones, severed spinal cords, painful burns and permanent scarring and emotional trauma. Those who walk away are… Read More

Damages For Victims of Drunk Driving Accident in Atlanta, Georgia

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When drunk driving plays a role in a motor vehicle crash that results in serious injury or death, it’s important to understand the unique damages victims of drunk driving accidents in Atlanta, Georgia might obtain. The Georgia Governor’s Office of Highway Safety reported the three-year average of alcohol-related motor vehicle deaths was 263 – a… Read More

Paraplegic & Quadriplegic Claims: How Much Is My Personal Injury Case Worth?

Paraplegic Quadriplegic Claims

Georgia paraplegic claims and quadriplegic claims stem from spinal cord injuries caused by another’s negligence. In asking, “how much is my case worth?” plaintiffs must consider that while the overall value of any Atlanta personal injury claim depends largely on the severity of injury suffered, the true extent of damages in paraplegic claims and quadriplegic… Read More

Filing a Georgia Truck Accident Lawsuit or Insurance Claim Against a Trucking Company

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Atlanta truck accident lawyers know that when tractor trailer vehicles are involved in collisions, especially at highway speeds, death and serious injury are sadly the norm. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration reported more than 4,200 large truck crash deaths in the U.S. in 2016, an increase of 3 percent from the year before. About… Read More