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Accident at Intersection of Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd in Macon, GA

Intersections along any busy street in Macon can be dangerous areas for motorists. Intersection accidents sometimes involve a driver who carelessly pulls out into oncoming traffic, causing a side-impact crash. Other times, a driver may be traveling too fast, causing the other motorist to misjudge how close the vehicle is. Several Injured in City Bus… […]

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A Simple Explanation of Georgia Personal Injury

Tort law is sometimes also known as personal injury law.    A Tort is an act or omission that causes harm, or injury, to someone else or their property.   A Personal Injury is when someone suffers any type of injury to their body, mind, emotions, or reputation.    Under tort law, when the reckless, negligent, or intentional… […]

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Can Lawyers Call You After an Accident?

When choosing a lawyer to help with your accident case, you should do the choosing, not the lawyer. As a rule, generally, no lawyer should contact an accident victim via phone, in-person, or electronic media (i.e., email or text) after an accident unless the person has reached out to the lawyer first. If a lawyer… […]

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Best Tips to Maximize Your Injury Claim Compensation

These are some things you can do to help your lawyer get the most money for your personal injury claim. Preserve Evidence and Keep Records of: Medical Bills & Prescription Receipts Doctor’s Appointments Repair Costs Accident/Collision Reports Pictures Any work you may have missed due to the injury, as well as a breakdown of lost… […]

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