Ready… Set… Brake!

Football games generate excited fans who gather in stadiums and watch their favorite teams battle it out on the field. While most of the action takes place on the field, stadium parking lots usually have their share of action before and after the game. Fans rush around parking lots to get the best spots and [...]

By | 2018-10-11T22:31:00+00:00 October 11th, 2018|General|Comments Off on Ready… Set… Brake!

Distracted Driving on Halloween is Scary!

During October, the temperature drops and the leaves begin to change colors. Also, during this month children of all ages eagerly wait to celebrate Halloween. On October 31, they dress up in their favorite costume and traipse around the neighborhood to gather as much candy possible (or as much as their parents will permit).  However, [...]

By | 2018-10-04T11:38:28+00:00 October 4th, 2018|General|Comments Off on Distracted Driving on Halloween is Scary!

What to do When the At-Fault Driver is Uninsured or Underinsured

What to do When the At-Fault Driver is Uninsured or Underinsured Car accidents are a daily occurrence.  Typically, a police report is taken and insurance information is swapped.  Then the at-fault driver’s insurance company pays for damages and/or injury expenses.  But, what happens when the at-fault driver is an uninsured driver or underinsured? Whose insurance [...]

By | 2018-10-15T18:33:33+00:00 October 1st, 2018|General, Traffic Citations|Comments Off on What to do When the At-Fault Driver is Uninsured or Underinsured

Fantasy Football is Fun but It Can Be Costly

Football is back in season as fans gather together to cheer on their favorite teams. Some fans go so far as to participate in Fantasy Football.  Fantasy Football, according to the Oxford Dictionary, is a competition in which participants select imaginary teams from among the players in a league and score points according to the [...]

By | 2018-09-18T16:06:30+00:00 September 18th, 2018|General|Comments Off on Fantasy Football is Fun but It Can Be Costly

Medical Negligence and Malpractice – What You Need to Know

Have you had surgery, and the outcome was not what you expected? Before crying foul, you need to understand the terms medical negligence and malpractice.  Below is some information about medical negligence and malpractice and how to know if you have a case. What is medical negligence? Negligence means carelessness or a breach of an [...]

By | 2018-08-11T11:30:55+00:00 August 11th, 2018|General|Comments Off on Medical Negligence and Malpractice – What You Need to Know

Boating Under the Influence

This summer many Georgians will pack coolers and head to the lake! Boating is a great adventure, but remember there are consequences for not operating within the law. Georgia has strict laws when it comes to operating vehicles while under the influence of drugs or alcohol. These laws apply to land vehicles, as well as [...]

By | 2018-07-09T13:21:38+00:00 July 9th, 2018|General|Comments Off on Boating Under the Influence

Enjoy the Fireworks Show this Independence Day

Georgia’s laws regarding fireworks have changed a lot recently. In 2015, Georgia lawmakers legalized the sale and use of certain specific fireworks in the state of Georgia. Then, earlier this year, the Georgia State Senate amended and passed (sending it back to the House for approval, House Bill 419, which allows local municipalities to regulate [...]

By | 2018-07-09T12:53:06+00:00 June 26th, 2018|General, Liability, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Enjoy the Fireworks Show this Independence Day

Don’t Ruin Your Summer with a Kitchen Mishap

It is summertime! Summer means a lot of different things to different people, but here in the south, summer means cookouts, homemade ice cream, pool parties, and cool summer treats. All that time with the kids home from school spent in the kitchen creating new things to beat the heat and the boredom means that [...]

By | 2018-06-07T21:33:59+00:00 June 7th, 2018|General|Comments Off on Don’t Ruin Your Summer with a Kitchen Mishap

Five Tips to Make this Summer’s Family Vacation the Best (and Safest!) Vacation Ever!

The Griswolds tried to have a great Family Vacation, but even though their travails were hilarious on the big screen, nobody wants to endure those crazy experiences. Rather, we prefer to have actual fun, rather than comic disasters, when we head out on a family vacation. Below are some practical safety tips to ensure your [...]

By | 2018-06-07T21:34:22+00:00 June 7th, 2018|General|Comments Off on Five Tips to Make this Summer’s Family Vacation the Best (and Safest!) Vacation Ever!

New Hands Free Driving Law in Georgia

As Of July 1, 2018, It Is Illegal To Hold A Cell Phone In Use While Driving On Wednesday, May 2, 2018, Georgia Governor Nathan Deal signed into law HB 673, which makes it illegal to physically hold a wireless electronic device while driving, among other things that come under the category of “distracted driving.” [...]

By | 2018-05-10T12:28:23+00:00 May 10th, 2018|General|Comments Off on New Hands Free Driving Law in Georgia