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

Driving Over the Labor Day Weekend?

Driving Over the Labor Day Weekend? Here’s What You Need to Know As Labor Day approaches, people around the country will make preparations to celebrate over the weekend. Labor Day is a federally celebrated holiday in the United States, often bringing together friends and families for barbeques, vacations and other festivities. As more people hit [...]

By | 2018-08-27T19:10:33+00:00 August 27th, 2018|Traffic Citations|Comments Off on Driving Over the Labor Day Weekend?

School Time Means School Zones and Bus Stops

As summer comes to close and Georgia students go back to school, one of the most important items on everyone’s mind is how can we keep students and school staff safe.  Georgia schools continue to progress in the area of school safety.  This can be seen in the development of new school zones, creating awareness [...]

By | 2018-08-15T18:02:52+00:00 July 30th, 2018|Traffic Citations|Comments Off on School Time Means School Zones and Bus Stops

Don’t Park in Handicapped Spaces

By Dusty Hightower Do the Right Thing: Leave Handicap Spots Open for Those Who Truly Need Them By State Representative Dustin Hightower, Attorney at Law The misuse of handicap hangtags is something that, sadly, is all too common in today’s society. Disabled people are increasingly having a more difficult time finding a parking spot, as [...]

By | 2018-02-01T16:46:19+00:00 July 2nd, 2015|General, Traffic Citations|0 Comments

Driver’s License Points Reduction on Georgia Traffic Citations Saves License Suspension

Georgia drivers familiar with the Point System know that Georgia traffic citations have points attached that add on to your Georgia driving record. Georgia Drivers with traffic violations that add up to 15 points in a 24-month period have their driver’s license suspended. Georgia traffic citations vary in the points assigned from 2 points to [...]

By | 2018-02-01T16:46:21+00:00 January 9th, 2013|Traffic Citations|0 Comments

Number of Georgia Uninsured Motorists Higher Than National Average

For most people, owning or leasing a car means that they also have purchased car insurance. However, statistics say that in the United States 1 in 7 drivers are uninsured. There are more uninsured drivers in Georgia than the national average, 1 in 6 drivers in Georgia drive without insurance. In all states, with the [...]

By | 2018-02-01T16:46:22+00:00 July 17th, 2012|Personal Injury, Traffic Citations|0 Comments

Understanding the DMV Point System in Georgia

For most adults, a driver's license is an essential part of life. We use our vehicles to get to work, buy groceries and care for our families. There are a number of reasons you could be facing Georgia driver's license suspension. If your license is going to be, or has been, suspended for traffic citations, you should contact [...]