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How long are truck drivers legally allowed to drive for? Published in truck accident on May 25, 2018.

The lifeblood of American commerce is buying, selling and delivering. An extensive interstate highway system allows products to be shipped all over the United States, and to ports that will send them even further. This is both a blessing and a burden. While this traffic spurs economic growth, it also encourages companies to move larger volumes of goods, in shorter… READ MORE

Tips for Motorcycle Safety Published in Motorcycle Accident on May 23, 2018.

While motorcycles are a great deal of fun and an efficient way of getting around, they can be dangerous. Here is an infographic with 4 tips for safer riding; For more information on our Tifton Motorcycle Accident Lawyers, please visit our site.

What are some Motorcycle safety tips? Published in Motorcycle Accident on May 21, 2018.

While motorcycles are a great deal of fun and an efficient way of getting around, they can be dangerous. According to the National Transportation Highway Safety Administration, motorcycles can be 30 times more dangerous than a car. The death toll on motorcycle crashes has increased astronomically over the last ten years. In fact, nearly half of all single accident motorcycle… READ MORE

What happens if both drivers are at fault in a Car Accident? Published in Car Accidents on May 14, 2018.

The material facts in some auto accident cases can establish clear fault regarding which driver was responsible for a collision. However, sometimes multiple cars can be involved in a crash with two or more drivers being found liable for damages. These cases can be very complicated when the official police investigators are determining a reconstruction scenario. Actually, the most common… READ MORE

How do I prove a wrongful death in Georgia? Published in wrongful death on May 11, 2018.

Georgia law defines “wrongful death” as the death of a person caused by the negligent, reckless, intentional, or criminal conduct of another person or entity, such as a business. The Georgia wrongful death law permits a surviving family member the ability to pursue a claim or lawsuit following the death of a relative. If a family member of yours has… READ MORE

How dangerous are motorcycles on Texas roads? Published in Motorcycle Accident on May 7, 2018.

Taking into account the statistics, the correct answer would be very dangerous. However, upon closer examination of the same figures, other considerations may inform us that motorcycles in themselves are not that dangerous. Texas is only second to Florida regarding motorcycle fatalities. To put these figures into perspective, Texas contributes about 10% of all motorcycle fatalities in the country. The… READ MORE

How do I know if I need a Personal Injury Lawyer? Published in Personal Injury on May 4, 2018.

If you have been injured by another, you should contact a personal injury attorney. The situations in which you may need one are diverse. Read on for a better understanding of personal injury and the types. What is Personal Injury? The legal term personal injury refers to an injury by another person, group or company to your physical self or… READ MORE

How much can I get on Workers Compensation? Published in Workers Compensation on April 30, 2018.

All states are required by federal rule to establish a workers compensation law that is designed to govern typical workplace accident injury claims when employees are hurt at work. Claimable injuries are not necessarily limited to those resulting from specified accidents, as injuries that develop over a long period of employment also make an injured worker eligible for workers comp… READ MORE

Can I get a fair settlement for a wet surface injury? Published in Premises liability,slip and fall accidents on April 27, 2018.

The law in Georgia imposes a duty on property owners to keep their spaces clear of encumbrances. In the simplest terms, this means that if you’re injured in a business, you may have a legal claim against the owner. Some of the most common cases entail wet surfaces. If you’re walking through a business property and another customer has spilled… READ MORE

Ways to avoid truck accidents Published in Infographics,truck accident on April 23, 2018.

Large trucks are more dangerous to handle on the road. One act of driver’s negligence could lead to a situation that is beyond anyone’s control. There are several ways that you can drive more carefully in the presence of large trucks. For more information on our Tifton Truck Accident Lawyers please visit our site.

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  • How long are truck drivers legally allowed to drive for?
    The lifeblood of American commerce is buying, selling and delivering. An extensive interstate highway system allows products to be shipped all over the United States, and to ports that will send them even further. This is both a blessing and a burden. While this traffic spurs economic growth, it also encourages companies to move larger […]
  • Tips for Motorcycle Safety
    While motorcycles are a great deal of fun and an efficient way of getting around, they can be dangerous. Here is an infographic with 4 tips for safer riding; For more information on our Tifton Motorcycle Accident Lawyers, please visit our site. The post Tips for Motorcycle Safety appeared first on Nelson & Smith Attorneys at […]
  • What are some Motorcycle safety tips?
    While motorcycles are a great deal of fun and an efficient way of getting around, they can be dangerous. According to the National Transportation Highway Safety Administration, motorcycles can be 30 times more dangerous than a car. The death toll on motorcycle crashes has increased astronomically over the last ten years. In fact, nearly half […]
  • What happens if both drivers are at fault in a Car Accident?
    The material facts in some auto accident cases can establish clear fault regarding which driver was responsible for a collision. However, sometimes multiple cars can be involved in a crash with two or more drivers being found liable for damages. These cases can be very complicated when the official police investigators are determining a reconstruction […]