Introduction: When Your Spouse Has Been in a Serious Injury Accident

It’s a moment frozen in time—one that throws your world into chaos and may even change your life forever. You get a phone call from the hospital: “Your spouse was in a serious car accident. She’s alive but badly injured. Can you come to the hospital right away?” Perhaps even worse—maybe you’re in the car …

Common School Zone Injury and Accident Statistics

Many students return to school this month, making it more critical than ever for students and drivers to be aware of school zones as traffic increases when children come and go from school. While school zones are meant to alert drivers of the presence of children coming and going to schools nearby, the unfortunate reality …

What are the Most Common Daycare Injuries?

Nearly 1 in 4 children under 5 regularly attend daycares, making special care and attention a requirement for the prevention of daycare injuries. Not only are children naturally energetic, but they also tend to be more carefree and willing to take risks while playing with one another as well, which can spell disaster if hazardous …

Postal Workers Attacked by Dogs

Although postal workers all across the nation experienced less dog attacks in 2017 as compared to recent years, the statistics for these kinds of attacks are still strikingly high. The USPS released a report recently that stated 6,244 postal workers were attacked by dogs throughout the country. This is of course staggeringly high, but it …

Helping the Family Return to Normal – FAQ

The aftermath of a serious injury accident can last long after the settlement is reached or the trial ends. You’ll need plenty of patience as you continue to help your child and your family return to normal life. You’re also likely to encounter one or more bumps in the road. Let’s begin exploring some of …

After the Settlement or Trial: What You Can Do if Things Go Awry

On occasion, mistakes happen. Sometimes the defendant or the insurance company stalls on paying the settlement or underpays the settlement. Perhaps a judge makes an incorrect ruling of law. What recourse do you have, if things break down after the settlement is negotiated, or after the verdict is in? Let’s discuss a few scenarios so …

Wrongful Death as Boy Drowns at Daycare

The family of a 5-year-old boy is suing a day camp in south Fulton County for wrongful death after the boy was allowed to wander off and subsequently drowned. According to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, the young boy’s name was Benjamin ‘Kamau’ Hosch III, and he died while attending Camp Cricket last July when the group …

Common Bike Accidents and How to Avoid Them

It’s true that Atlanta’s roads have become much safer for cyclists in recent years, but there still are a tremendous amount of accidents that involve cyclists, which generally are avoidable. Most of the time people are simply unaware of their surroundings while out on the road and pose serious risks to everyone around them, but …