Motorcycle and Bicycle Accident Legal Claims: Similarities and Differences

Motorcycle and Bicycle Accident Legal Claims: Similarities and Differences

Key Points: Nearly every day in Metro Atlanta, motorcycle and bicycle riders are involved in accidents with a car, truck, or SUV. Because motorcycles and bicycles are more lightweight and offer less protection than cars, riders are far more likely to suffer severe or even fatal injuries in crashes. If you’ve been injured in a […]

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Laws Every Motorcyclist in Georgia Should Know

Laws Every Motorcyclist in Georgia Should Know

Key Points: In Georgia, motorcyclists must follow the same traffic laws required of cars and truck drivers. In addition, motorcyclists must abide by additional equipment and safety gear rules. Motorcycle operators are required to hold a state-set minimum amount of liability insurance to cover bodily injury and property damage. Georgia Has a Set of Laws […]

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How to Seek Compensation for a Lower Extremity Injury After a Motorcycle Accident

How to Seek Compensation for a Lower Extremity Injury After a Motorcycle Accident

Key Points: Injuries to the lower extremities are common in motorcycle accidents. Lower extremity injuries may make it difficult for victims to complete everyday tasks, like walking, biking, or even working. Medical care and ongoing treatment can be financially devastating for accident victims, especially when they are unable to work due to their injuries. A […]

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What Motorcyclists Should Know About Sideswipe Accident Claims and Lawsuits

What Motorcyclists Should Know About Sideswipe Accident Claims and Lawsuits

Key Points: A motorcyclist can recover compensation for injuries sustained in a sideswipe accident caused by a negligent driver. Motorcyclists can use evidence, such as police reports and eyewitness testimony, to establish a driver’s fault in a sideswipe accident. Insurance companies use various tactics to try to reduce an injured motorcyclist’s compensation, but a motor […]

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Why Motorcycle Accident Victims Should Consider Hiring a Personal Injury Lawyer

Why Motorcycle Accident Victims Should Consider Hiring a Personal Injury Lawyer

Key Points: Two-thirds of all motorcycle accidents happen because another driver was not paying attention or was negligent. The lower extremities, legs and feet, are the most commonly injured parts of the biker’s body. Many times more serious injuries can be permanent and life-changing. The size of your settlement is influenced by many factors including […]

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How Evidence Can Strengthen Georgia Motorcycle Accident Cases

How Evidence Can Strengthen Georgia Motorcycle Accident Cases

Key Points: It is not uncommon for negligent, at-fault car and truck drivers to blame motorcycle riders for an accident. It is important to gather evidence as quickly as possible after the crash. The longer evidence goes without being collected, the more likely it will be difficult or even impossible to find later. Evidence that […]

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What Is the Value of My Georgia Motorcycle Accident Case?

What Is the Value of My Georgia Motorcycle Accident Case?

Key Points: The value of motorcycle accident claims is determined based on factors, including past and estimated future medical bills, past and future loss of earnings, permanency of the injuries, and who is totally or mostly at fault. If the at-fault driver was drunk, drugged, or otherwise intoxicated or was driving recklessly, the value of […]

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