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 …

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 …

First Contact with the Insurance Company

What NOT to Do Amid all you’ll be juggling in the days following an injury accident involving your child, you’re likely to get a phone call—from the other party’s insurance company. In most cases, the timing of this call won’t be coincidental. The insurance company has one goal in mind: To resolve this claim as …

Personal/Emotional “First Aid”

Remembering Self-Care in the Crisis We’ve been discussing aspects of what to do in the aftermath of a serious car crash, particularly one that involves injury to your child. We have more to discuss, but before doing so, let’s talk about you for a moment. By this point, you’ve covered the most pressing details, from …

What Is Pain And Suffering Reimbursement? Everything You Need To Know In The State Of Georgia

Main Takeaways: One of the major factors that determine the compensation amount (damages) of a personal injury claim is called pain and suffering. Compensation for personal injury claims falls under economic and non-economic damages. Pain and suffering is the physical and emotional damage experienced because of your injuries Contrary to what many people believe, accidents …

Tools to Fight Distracted Driving

Distracted driving is one of the leading causes of car accidents across the United States. According to the federal government, more than 3,000 people are killed every year as a direct result of distracted driving crashes. Furthermore, several reports indicate that cell phone usage is one of the leading causes of distracted driving accidents. What many people …

New Blood Test Approved by FDA Can Determine if you Have a Concussion

Last month a blood test won FDA approval to help guide the management of patients who have suffered from a suspected concussion. By measuring two different proteins in our blood the test serves as an indicator towards the likelihood that a CT scan will show intracranial lesions.   The test won’t be able to provide …

Ways to Extend Sympathy to Someone Who Suffers from a Brain Injury

Everyone knows how tough brain injuries are on their victims, and it’s really important that we extend our nicest regards to our friends and family members who do suffer from brain injuries, because when it comes down to it they do really need our support. No brain injury is the same, and so it’s important …