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Georgia’s Hands-Free Law and Auto Accident Liability

Handling a cellphone while driving has been illegal in Georgia since July 2018, thanks to the state’s Hands-Free Georgia Act. Drivers cannot legally hold or touch a phone or other Read More

Wrongful Death Suits Allege Unsafe Conditions in Georgia’s Film and TV Industries

Georgia is home to the country’s third-largest film and television production industry, behind only California and New York. The Walking Dead, Stranger Things, and Guardians of the Galaxy are just some of the series Read More

Proposed Georgia Tort Reforms Aim to Reduce Personal Injury Awards

In the wake of recommendations from legislators in the Georgia State Senate at the end of 2019, it may become more difficult for accident victims to recover sizeable compensation awards Read More

Tragedy in Your Own Backyard

We all enjoy spending a quiet afternoon soaking up the sun next to a refreshing swimming pool, but when the proper precautions aren’t taken, this beautiful scene can turn deadly. Read More

Medication Errors

A meningitis outbreak was recently linked to a Massachusetts compounding pharmacy. It has caused terror in patients taking medication everywhere. While the pharmacy involved was a compounding pharmacy that creates Read More

Types of Personal Injury Damages

A personal injury claim can occur from a broad range of circumstances, and the injuries suffered can range from a broken arm or leg to death. Automobile accidents are the Read More

Keeping Kids Safe: A Car Seat Primer

With the risks of texting, drunk driving, bad weather conditions, and the poor judgment of others, drivers need to exercise caution every time they go out on the road. But Read More

FDA Calls For Lower Doses of Sleep Medication To Prevent Drowsy Driving

Drowsy driving is a huge problem in this country. According to a government study, 1 in 24 U.S. adults say they recently fell asleep while driving. Some health experts contend Read More

A Tale of Injuries and Older Motorcycle Riders

If you’ve ever watched the cult TV show Sons of Anarchy on FX about the lives of a close-knit outlaw motorcycle club that operates in Charming, a fictional town in Read More

Own a Toyota?

Toyota, the world’s largest automaker, recently announced a recall of 7.43 million cars due to defects in the power window switches that could cause fire. This recall comes on the heels Read More

Overcrowded Emergency Rooms = Trouble

This is the time of year that emergency rooms are bursting at the seams. They are full of people suffering from flu symptoms and other seasonal illnesses in addition to Read More

Slip? Fall? Here’s What To Do

It’s icy, it’s wet, and it’s downright slick out there. Welcome to February in Georgia. This is the time of year you need to exercise extra care to avoid slip Read More

Five Most Common Types Of Medical Malpractice Injury

Enso Martinez and Rebecca Fielding of Maryland recently won a record $55 million malpractice award for damages caused to their infant son when Johns Hopkins Hospital delayed performing an emergency Read More

Requirements For Filing A Medical Malpractice Claim In Georgia

During his stay at the Washington Adventist Hospital for treatment for cancer of the spine, Ernest Haskins developed an infection and ulcers due to the hospital’s failure to follow certain Read More

The Dangers of Energy Drinks

Last week, the FDA posted a report on their website about deaths that may have been associated with various energy drinks, including Monster Energy, Rockstar Energy and Five Hour Energy. Read More

Message Sender Not Liable in New Jersey Texting While Driving Case

Kyle Best crashed into David and Linda Kubert while texting with his girlfriend, Shanon Calonna. Each of the Kuberts, who had been riding a motorcycle at the time, lost a Read More

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