Accidents involving pedestrians in Georgia

The number of pedestrians injured or killed across Georgia are climbing at a disturbing rate according to official state data. Statistics from the Georgia Department of Transportation indicate 260 pedestrians killed on state roads in 2017 — injuries including those...

Look Twice: Motorcycles on Georgia Roads

Whether driving through busy Metro Atlanta or up to the North Georgia mountains, motorists must watch for motorcycles. According to a 2017 report from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, motorcycle fatalities reached a nine-year record. More than 5,200...

Understanding Workers’ Comp in Georgia

If you’ve been hurt on the job while working for a company in the state of Georgia, you may be entitled to certain rights. Your medical treatment, lost earnings, and permanent impairment benefits may fall under the Georgia Workers’ Compensation Act. If a party other...

Back to School: Safe Driving Reminders

Metro Atlanta schools are back in session, which means it’s a good time to brush-up on safe driving techniques. SPEED LIMIT Always know the speed limit and whether or not you are driving through an active school zone. In Georgia, penalties for excessive speeds in a...

Georgia roadway deaths drop in last year

A decline in how many Georgia drivers and passengers lost their lives in 2017 was noted in a report by Georgia DOT and the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety. Last year’s numbers indicate 1,522 people died on the roads in the state, which was 39 fewer than 2016....