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Abdominal Hernia From Auto Accident

The lap belt you are wearing while driving can cause such pressure on the abdominal wall during a car accident that the wall tears. When your body is forced against the lap belt, especially at high speeds, your abdomen and all your organs in your abdomen can be compressed on one part of your abdomen while putting excessive pressure on the another part of the abdominal wall. This would be similar to stepping on one end of an inflated balloon causing the balloon to burst at the other end.

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Auto and Motorcycle Property Damage Claims

You have been in an auto or motorcycle accident in Atlanta, Georgia or someone has broken in and stripped your car.

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Bicycle Versus Vehicle: Status On The Road

Drivers get annoyed with bicycle riders who ride in the middle of the lane and make it difficult for the driver to get past.

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Cooperating with MY Insurance Company For Car, Motorcycle or Truck Accidents

How must I cooperate with my insurance company after a car accident, motorcycle accident or truck accident in Atlanta?

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Fast Auto Accident Settlements Aren't Always the Best Settlements

When you've been through an auto accident in Atlanta, Georgia, you want to focus on physical and mental recovery. Part of that recovery process is, unfortunately, getting compensation for your medical bills, lost wages, and pain and suffering. But a fair and complete settlement requires negotiation with an insurance company, either your insurance or the insurance company of the other driver. The strong desire to take the 'bird in hand" and get on with your life may tempt an an auto accident victim to accept a quick settlement -- whatever they offer. But this may not be the best course of action.

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How Do Pre-Existing Medical Conditions Affect My Personal Injury Claim?

Georgia law says that when you are injured by another person, your condition at the time of the injury is the starting point for evaluating your injuries. In other words, the person who injures you must take you the way he/she finds you at the time of the injury.

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How Should I Pay For My Medical Bills After An Accident?

In most personal injury cases, whether it's a car accident, slip-and-fall, or work accident, there are multiple sources of money to pay your medical bills. How much is available, in what order they're available, and the consequences for you depend on several factors. Understanding the process will reduce your anxiety about getting those bills paid, help ease your recovery and could put more money in your pocket at the resolution of claim.

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I Slipped And Fell / I Tripped And Fell In Atlanta, Georgia

"Trip and fall" and "slip and fall" accidents where personal injury is the result are two types of what are called premises liability cases.

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NON-MOVING AUTO ACCIDENTS IN GEORGIA REQUIRE THE SAME ATTENTION TO DETAIL

The traditional image of car accidents has them taking place on freeways with two or more vehicles moving along at high speeds or at inter-city intersections. Yet, many motorists find themselves involved in collisions when they are either sitting still or have left their vehicles altogether.

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Property Damage and Personal Injury: Same Accident, Different Process

Automobile liability insurance typically covers both property damage and personal injury(or bodily injury). Property damage can include damage to the insured vehicle and any other vehicles damaged in an accident caused by the insurance driver. It can also include damage to personal property in the car or trunk such groceries even your pet. Similarly, the personal injury coverage can include both the insured driver and any people injured in an accident caused by the insured driver. The amounts of coverage (the maximum that the insurance company will pay out) may even be the same. Claims made for damage to vehicles and damage to people, however, are evaluated and resolved differently. This can cause stress, anxiety, and even anger when an accident victim is waiting to get their medical bills paid. How and why are these types of claims evaluated differently?

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Should I Hire A Personal Injury Attorney Right After An Accident With Injuries

There are many reasons that you SHOULD hire an Atlanta, Georgia personal injury attorney as soon as possible after an accident.

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Should I Use Medpay Insurance Or Medical Insurance To Pay Medical Bills When There Is An Auto Accident With Personal Injury?

First, understand that Medpay (or Medical Payments) Insurance Coverage is a type of optional insurance coverage that can be purchased by anyone as part of several types of insurance policies. Medpay insurance is for the payment of medical bills only.  Second, the facts of each situation will determine how each type of insurance is applied to your auto accident related bills.

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