DMV Locations

Georgia’s DMV Locations

In the United States, DMVs is an important government institute that offers a host of services. Knowing about your state’s DMV, its services and facilities is an important aspect of your driving experience, just as the essentials you keep in your car or the contact details of your personal injury lawyer. In Georgia, instead of …

Drones Investigating Car Wrecks

Drones Investigating Car Wrecks

In what may be one of the most ingenious applications of emerging technology, an increasing number of public safety agencies across the United States have started using drones in their operations. In a 2018 updated report by the Center for Study of Drones, 910 state and local police, sheriff, fire, and emergency services agencies in …

5 Hidden Injuries to Look for Following a Car Accident

5 Hidden Injuries to Look for Following a Car Accident

Car accidents are an unfortunate reality of our time. In 2017, close to 6.5M car crashes were reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Association, a figure that is both shocking and saddening at the same time. Closer home, Georgia’s I-285 has been labeled the ‘Most deadly highway in the US’ with the highest number …

Who Is at Fault in Left-Hand Turn Accidents?

Who Is at Fault in Left-Hand Turn Accidents?

Every confident and practiced driver knows that one moment of anxiety they face while trying to make a left-hang turn. 61% of car accidents that occur at an intersection in the United States involve a left-hand turn. It is therefore not surprising at all that almost everyone believes that in case of a left-hand turn …

Where Does Georgia Rank Among the Best and Worst Drivers of 2019?

As of 2017, Georgia suffered 1,549 fatalities due to automobile accidents. Fifty-six percent (56%) of these deaths were motorists not wearing their seatbelts. The other seventeen percent (17%) involved vehicles and pedestrians. The 2018 numbers were quite similar. Motor vehicle fatalities accounted for 1,515 preventable deaths. Numbers for 2019 are already at 487 year-to-date. What …

Rideshare Accidents: Who is At Fault?

As the popularity of rideshare apps such as Lyft and Uber in Atlanta continues to rise, the question of who is ultimately responsible for car accidents occurring in rideshares is asked more often. While Uber and Lyft are generally safe and economic alternatives to traditional taxi services, Uber and Lyft drivers are typically normally people …

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 …

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. …