Medical Liens on Personal Injury Cases – What you need to know

Medical Liens on Personal Injury Cases – What you need to know Sometimes following an accident, a personal injury suit is filed in order to receive proper compensation for medical costs. What many do not realize is that medical liens can be placed against your settlement from your personal injury claim. In this situation, the [...]

By | 2018-11-16T12:40:30+00:00 November 16th, 2018|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Medical Liens on Personal Injury Cases – What you need to know

Homeowner’s Insurance and Injury Claims

If you own a home, you most likely have homeowner’s insurance. But, do you understand your policy and what it actually covers?  There are two main types of claims. One, the liability provision covers others if they are injured on your property.  Two, first-party claims occur with instances such as storm damage. Understanding Liability Coverage [...]

By | 2018-07-09T12:53:18+00:00 June 12th, 2018|Personal Injury, Slip And Fall|Comments Off on Homeowner’s Insurance and Injury Claims

Preparing Insurance Policies Prior to Tornado Season

The possibility of spring storm damage, whether from hail, rain, windstorms or even an actual tornado, has those living in the path of tornado alley on high alert. Most standard home and car insurance policies have basic provisions for tornadoes and various other weather related types of risks. However, the type of coverage you have [...]

By | 2018-04-12T02:24:02+00:00 April 12th, 2018|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Preparing Insurance Policies Prior to Tornado Season

When Man’s Best Friend Causes an Injury

Many people have and love dogs. Most dogs are sweet natured, crave attention and just want to be loved.  However, there may come a time when a dog might injure someone. When this happens, the injured party could file suit against the dog owner.  The victim of the dog bite or attack will try to [...]

By | 2018-04-10T15:47:53+00:00 April 10th, 2018|Liability, Personal Injury|Comments Off on When Man’s Best Friend Causes an Injury

Prom Season: Protect Your Child While Making Great Memories

You have probably seen lots of fun and creative “Prom-posals” recently on social media. While, these posts get lots of clicks, and we associate prom with photo-ops and a right of passage during high school. Unfortunately, prom season typically brings a spike in alcohol-related traffic accidents involving young people.   Research from the insurance industry, [...]

By | 2018-03-14T16:32:56+00:00 March 14th, 2018|General, Liability, Personal Injury|Comments Off on Prom Season: Protect Your Child While Making Great Memories

What Happens If A Semi-Truck Hits Me?

Being involved in an accident with a commercial truck is different than an accident with another passenger car.  And, with so many large trucks on the highways and interstates, the number of accidents involving commercial trucks is increasing annually.  According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, (FMCSA), the number of truck-involved accidents has increased [...]

By | 2018-02-27T00:49:04+00:00 February 26th, 2018|Personal Injury|Comments Off on What Happens If A Semi-Truck Hits Me?

Please Have a Happy New Year’s Eve!

During New Year’s Eve, many people get out and live it up at their favorite party or at a special destination. Others stay in, line up the Netflix, and get as comfortable as possible. For those of you who want to end the year with a bang, let’s  look at some items that can damage [...]

By | 2018-02-01T16:46:16+00:00 December 27th, 2017|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Please Have a Happy New Year’s Eve!

From Pre-Game Tailgating to Post-Game Victory…Please Stay Safe

Football season is coming to a dramatic conclusion. Georgia, Alabama, and the Atlanta Falcons are poised to make us all proud, if not a little overzealous. Everyone will want to celebrate their team’s victories.  No matter how you decide to celebrate before, during or after games, everyone needs to follow some guidelines to be safe. [...]

By | 2018-02-01T16:46:16+00:00 December 19th, 2017|Liability, Personal Injury|Comments Off on From Pre-Game Tailgating to Post-Game Victory…Please Stay Safe

Fry the Turkey, Not the House

During the holidays, such as Thanksgiving, more cooking fires occur than any other time of the year.  More than 10,000 serious fires and hot-oil burns have been reported from the use of turkey fryers over the last decade, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. According to the National Fire Protection Association, Thanksgiving Day [...]

By | 2017-11-07T20:35:56+00:00 November 7th, 2017|Personal Injury|Comments Off on Fry the Turkey, Not the House

What happens when your ‘Love Boat’ is grounded

While many of you may not remember the classic television show “The Love Boat,” it made cruises a popular form of travel for Americans. In fact, more than nine million passengers, including many of our West Georgia neighbors, travel on pleasure cruises departing North American ports each year. While this number continues to increase significantly [...]

By | 2018-02-01T16:46:18+00:00 June 5th, 2017|Personal Injury, Uncategorized|Comments Off on What happens when your ‘Love Boat’ is grounded