Archive: Car Injuries

Jul31

Be Your Own Best Advocate: After a Collision (Part 1)

Before 1st Responders Arrive In the immediate aftermath of a motor vehicle collision people may be injured or disoriented.  It is important to be mindful of your actions, and how those actions may help or hinder first-responders.  There are steps...

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Jan19

Child Car Seats & Auto Wrecks – When to Replace?

Many parents don’t think of child car seats as something they need to replace after a wreck.  Getting insurance companies to pay for a replacement seat can be an uphill battle, especially without the proper resources.  The reality is that...

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Jan15

Getting Copies of your Georgia Accident Report

After a motor vehicle collision occurs, the first hurdle the parties need to clear before claims can proceed will be obtaining a copy of the police report for the collision.  It is important to recognize at the outset that there...

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Jan08

Child Car Seat Requirements Under Georgia Law

Georgia law requires the use of child car seats, or “restraint systems,” to protect all children being transported in cars, pickup trucks or vans. Children, for purposes of the statute, are defined as any child under 8 year of age....

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Nov21

What Are the Costs of Vehicle Accidents?

Atlanta car accident lawyer

Motor vehicle accidents that result in injuries can have long-term consequences, especially when the trauma is severe. Estimating the lifetime costs of injuries is vitally important in a legal action because it provides the court and the jury with a...

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Nov12

Studies: Technology May Distract Drivers

Atlanta car accident lawyer

Those high-tech devices in your car that respond to voice commands may be putting you at a higher risk of getting into a car accident, new studies have found. Research recently published by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety reinforces...

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Sep26

Can V2V Technology Make Driving Safer?

Atlanta car accident lawyer

Many of the technological advances in car manufacturing are focused on improving safety and saving lives. One of today’s most promising technologies is vehicle-to-vehicle communication, which enables cars to communicate with each other by sensing potential auto accidents and other...

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Sep10

September Is National Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Month

Tampa personal injury attorney

Spinal cord injuries can have devastating consequences for victims and their families. Virtually every aspect of life – physical, financial and emotional – is different after a spinal cord injury. To help people understand how profoundly the lives of both...

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Aug18

How Do You Pick a Safe Car for Your Teenager?

Atlanta car accident lawyer

All parents want their teens to drive safe cars that will protect them if they are ever in an auto accident. However, due to budget constraints, many parents may be buying cars for their teens that offer poor crash protection,...

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