Yielding the Right of Way: What it Means for You

For most drivers across the United States, right-of-way refers to general traffic rules to be observed while on the road or highway. However, it is much more than that: To yield right-of-way refers to the strict adherence to roadway rules and regulations, especially those about who is entitled to keep moving at a controlled round-about …

Personal Injury Claims against a Business

Filing a personal injury claim against a business is typically much more complex than filing a claim against an individual. There are two main causes to file a personal injury claim against a business—premises liability and product liability. Many businesses—particularly corporate giants—are well-equipped with seasoned legal teams to defend themselves in the courtroom, and to …

Five Things Insurance Companies Don’t Want You to Know

Filing a personal injury claim following an accident can be stressful for a number of reasons. Perhaps the person you are filing a claim against appears to have more resources at their disposal than you do, scaring you from the possibility of taking them to court. Or, perhaps the defendant’s insurance company has decided to …

Common Airbag Injuries in Georgia Car Accidents

Being involved in a car accident can be one of the most traumatic—and too often, deadly—situations that you or any driver could be involved in on the road. Fortunately, recent developments in safety features, such as airbags, and efforts to combat distracted driving have helped make Georgia’s roads safer for you and other drivers alike. …

Injury Accident: How to Avoid Aggravating a Serious Situation

How Not to Make a Bad Situation Worse Your spouse was in a bad vehicle accident, they’re seriously injured, they’re in the hospital. You’re stressed, you’re worried, the kids are worried, there’s too much to think about, there’s too much to do in too little time. No one disputes that your family is in a …

How to Take Care of the Details at Home Following an Injury Accident

Making Sure the Home Front is Covered In a household operated by two parents, you can quickly tell the difference when one parent becomes suddenly injured or debilitated. Normal household functions we took for granted quickly grind to a halt, and the other spouse is left trying to remember details they normally don’t think about. …

How to Talk to Your Children About the Accident

How to Talk to Your Children About the Accident In the hours following a vehicle accident that causes serious injury to your spouse, your children will likely realize something is up—especially if someone other than their mother/father picks them up from school, or if the two of you aren’t home for dinner. How do you …

What to Do at the Hospital

Regardless of who is at fault in any vehicle accident, the first priority is to make sure those who are injured receive proper medical care. Once your spouse has left the accident scene and arrives at the hospital, what can you do to provide the necessary support while ensuring they get the best possible care? …