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What should you consider when hiring an attorney?

One of the most important decisions you have to make when you decide to seek compensation for a personal injury case is which attorney you are going to hire. This isn’t a decision that should be taken lightly.

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Why are boating accidents serious matters?

Many people enjoy taking a break from the intense summer heat by heading out on the water in a boat. Unfortunately, not all of these excursions end without a tragedy. This is the case when there is an accident on the water.

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Motorcycle accidents can cause catastrophic injuries

Spring is here, and many people are excited to bring their motorcycles out of winter storage. Those who enjoy motorcycles for recreation or their daily commute face risk every time they get on the road. Even if the motorcyclist is an expert rider, other drivers pose serious risk to motorcyclists. People don’t always remember to look for those on motorcycles when they turn or merge.

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Georgia law and dog bites: Who’s liable?

Dogs are often referred to as man’s best friend. In many cases, this old adage holds true. Dogs are often great companions and are common additions to households throughout the country. In fact, the Insurance Information Institute reports that approximately 77.8 million dogs are owned as pets in the United States.

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3 Things NOT To Do After An Accident

We have posted in the past about insurance bad faith. While we certainly don’t mean to suggest that every insurance carrier is inherently evil, we want all injured individuals to take a moment to protect themselves.

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Hands-Free Texting Is Safer . . . Right?

In a recent article, we discussed the results of a study that looked at how hands-free technology could positively impact distracted driving. Unfortunately, the study highlighted numerous dangers. One of the most dangerous distractions, texting, is the focal point of a new study conducted by the Texas A&M Transportation Institute.

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Hurt on the Job? Here’s a Workers’ Comp to-do List

People get injured. Sometimes it’s because someone wasn’t paying attention and sometimes it’s because they simply slipped and fell. Workers have certain rights under Georgia’s workers’ compensation law. But the injured party must also make sure that they follow certain protocols to ensure that compensation isn’t held up on a technicality or even denied.

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Is my insurance company taking advantage of me?

You’ve paid insurance premiums for years or even decades with no trouble. As a valued customer, you assume that your chosen insurance company will stand beside you and fight for your best interests after a serious accident. Unfortunately, many people have found their insurance carriers to act in bad faith when it matters the most.

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