Slips and falls are common accidents in stores, hospitals and other establishments that frequently contain wet or slippery floors. Spring showers can also turn any surface into a potential hazard.
Speeding is a major cause of motor vehicle collisions, but many drivers in Georgia do not take the behavior seriously, and may even refer to the posted speed limit as a joke. However, death is a common outcome for victims of speeding accidents. People who tend to speed and disregard posted speeds could find themselves struggling to deal with the physical, emotional and economic aftermath.
Parents hate to see their children hurt, but sometimes it is out of their control. When a child suffers an injury due to someone else's negligence, a parent's first thought may be helping the child to recover physically. The injury can take a toll on the family's financial health, as well, though.
When you think of driving distractions in Cedartown, you might not realize how dangerous they can be. Distracted driving is becoming so common that many motorists are becoming immune to the risks until they end up in motor vehicle accidents or lose their loved ones to them.
Unlike some parts of the country, Cedartown and the surrounding area is still experiencing moderate temperatures. For avid bikers, this means warm enough weather for motorcycle riding.
No matter how friendly a dog may seem, it can always bite someone unprovoked. While bulldogs and chihuahuas are a couple of the most likely breeds of dog to bite, any breed poses a risk.
Whether you sustained an injury due to falling in a store or getting into a car crash, an essential part of most personal injury claims is proving the defendant's negligence caused you to suffer harm.
If you are out shopping in a store and you slip and fall, you may be wondering what to do. You may have serious injuries that require you to undergo ongoing medical care and incur medical expenses, and other costs that may leave you stressed and worried about how you will pay them.
If you were in a high-impact car crash and hit your head, traumatic brain injury ranks among the more serious potential consequences. Although medical literature categorizes TBI as severe, moderate or mild, make no mistake: even "mild" TBI means you have sustained damage to your brain, making it a serious injury.
There are more people on the roads in Georgia during the summer season. It is no small wonder that the number of car wrecks goes up. Many causes contribute to these incidents occurring. However, alcohol, reckless behavior and distractions are the most dominant reasons.