What Happens When Car Accident Claim Exceeds Insurance Limits

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What happens when a car accident claim exceeds insurance limits? Liability insurance policy limits are something many people do not understand when they are purchasing insurance for themselves and filing a claim after an accident. When you are purchasing your policy, it may be tempting to save money and only buy what is required by…

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Recent Georgia Supreme Court Decision Favors Plaintiffs

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In November 2020, the Georgia Supreme Court reversed a long-standing precedent regarding employer liability in accident cases. Under prior law, if an employer admitted liability for the negligence of its employee, a plaintiff was barred from pursuing a cause of action against an employer for negligent hiring, retention, training, and supervision. In other words, if…

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10 Essential Summer Driving Tips to Avoid Car Accidents and Delays

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Summer is here, cities are opening up again, and it’s time to get on the road! From mountains and beaches to gardens and galleries, Georgia has no shortage of day and weekend road trip destinations. If you’ll be hopping on the highway during the 100 deadliest days of summer, you won’t be alone. Here are…

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How Much To Ask For In A Personal Injury Settlement

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After a vehicle accident or slip and fall accident, many people do not know how much to ask for in a personal injury settlement. For accident victims unfamiliar with the personal injury damages process, this can be a challenging dilemma. Asking for too little can leave very much-needed money on the table. Asking for too…

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9 Myths About Personal Injury Claims Everyone Should Know

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There are many myths about personal injury claims. For most people, filing a personal injury lawsuit after being involved in an accident is new and unfamiliar territory. Without personal experiences, ideas and misconceptions about how a personal injury case may be handled may hold people back from filing a lawsuit or even contacting a personal…

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18 Wheeler Accident Lawyers In Georgia

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After a collision involving a commercial truck, an 18 wheeler accident lawyer at The Graham Firm can help you protect your legal rights and recover the maximum compensation you are entitled to for your medical expenses, future medical care, lost earnings, loss of future earning potential, and pain and suffering.  If you or someone close…

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Who’s At Fault In A Car Accident? What You Need To Know!

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A car hits another car. Or possibly, a car hits a motorcyclist, pedestrian, or bicyclist. Who’s at fault in a car accident? Determining fault after a car crash can be simple, or it can be a tricky thing. When multiple vehicles are involved, it can be even more challenging to determine who is liable and…

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Most Common Truck Accident Injuries 

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Collisions involving large commercial vehicles frequently lead to common truck accident injuries like spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, broken bones, and neck and back injuries. Along with physical pain and emotional suffering, truck accident injuries often end up causing severe financial hardship due to medical bills, being unable to work, or requiring family members…

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The 6 Worst Mistakes to Avoid After a Truck Accident 

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Being injured in a truck accident can be painful, stressful, and completely overwhelming. Due to the large size of commercial vehicles, collisions involving trucks are more likely to result in severe injuries. Many truck wrecks are tragically fatal and surviving loved ones and family members are left with the task of filing wrongful death claims…

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7 Reasons You Should NEVER Represent Yourself in a Personal Injury Claim

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People consider representing themselves in a personal injury claim after an accident because it seems like a time-saving and money-saving solution. After an accident, it takes only a short time for medical bills to pile up. Insurance companies will often be quick to admit liability and tell claimants they can quickly and efficiently settle a…

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