It goes without saying that seatbelts have saved countless lives since their inception. However, that doesn’t mean you can’t suffer injuries in an accident when you are wearing one. In fact, it is often the case that a seatbelt contributes to the cause of injury in some way. This is especially true … [Read more...] about Back Injuries Caused by Seatbelts
When you are injured while at work, workers’ compensation can keep you afloat while you recover for your injury. However, like all good things, workers’ compensation will not last forever. There are limits on how long you can receive this benefit, which is important to know if you have a family, … [Read more...] about How Long Can I Collect Workers’ Compensation?
If you have had a slip and fall on premises belonging to a business, you may have a case for compensation in the state of Georgia. A slip and fall accident can result in serious injuries, leaving you unable to work. There are medical bills to pay and the prospect of not being able to go back to your … [Read more...] about Will a Business Pay for a Slip and Fall Without a Lawyer?
Being involved in an accident can be a life-altering event. Both physically, if you sustain major injuries, and financially, if the medical bills from your injuries are piling up. A settlement can sometimes provide needed assistance. If you received a settlement due to your accident, it can take … [Read more...] about Handling the Bills While Waiting for a Settlement
Repairing, improving, and building roads and bridges are essential for the State of Georgia. However, this means a lot of construction projects in various stages of completion all around the state, which can mean a higher risk of work zone accidents. Driving through a construction zone can be … [Read more...] about The Top 3 Work Zone Accidents In Georgia
Being a victim in an accident or personal injury can be a traumatic event. And sometimes, as a result, physical and emotional scarring can occur. The legal term for this is pain and suffering. Georgia law allows victims to recover money for pain and suffering, just like recovering money for medical … [Read more...] about Pain and Suffering: Physical and Emotional Scarring
After a personal injury, if it is serious enough, you may miss significant time from work, and perhaps even be unable to return to work. For many people, lost wages can be very difficult to bear financially. Especially if medical bills are piling up. There may be several reasons that accident … [Read more...] about Are Recovered Lost Wages Taxable?