Monthly Archives: August 2023
While the circumstances of all car accidents are different, it is possible to categorize crashes by type. A head-on collision, for instance, occurs, as its name suggests, when the fronts of two vehicles strike each other, while multi-car pile-ups involve multiple vehicles. Rear-end collisions, on the other hand, happen when the front of one… Read More »
Installing dashboard cameras, or dash cams as they are commonly referred to, has become increasingly common in recent years. These small cameras are mounted on the windshield or dashboard of a vehicle and can record the road ahead of a driver, starting when a car turns on and stopping when the engine is turned… Read More »
Some accident victims, in the immediate aftermath of the incident, breathe a sigh of relief when they don’t see any immediate signs of a concussion or other head trauma. Unfortunately, just because a person doesn’t experience symptoms within the first few minutes after an accident doesn’t mean that he or she didn’t suffer some… Read More »
Even bicycle accidents that occur at low speeds or with a relatively minor impact tend to result in significant injuries for the cyclist. This is due to the fact that cyclists are exposed to the full force of impact, not only with the vehicle, but often with the ground itself. Treating these injuries can… Read More »
Shiver Hamilton Campbell obtained a collective settlement for clients who were present at the scene of an industrial accident.
An employee of a wholesale distributing company was operating his work vehicle, a Ford Transit T150, while traveling northbound on Interstate 75/85 near Freedom Parkway in Fulton County, Georgia. The driver of the work truck failed to stop and struck our client’s vehicle in the rear. The force of the impact pushed our client’s… Read More »
Shiver Hamilton Campbell’s client suffered thoracic and tibia fractures after falling at a construction site. Our firm was able to reach a settlement early in litigation for $2,500,000.
Shiver Hamilton Campbell’s client was making a right-hand turn at an intersection when a tractor trailer driver ran the red light at the same intersection and struck our client’s vehicle, pushing it into the guard rail. After crushing the front driver’s side of our client’s truck, the tractor trailer driver fled the scene. According… Read More »
This case involved a workplace injury and claims of negligent hiring against a staffing company. Our client was struck by a forklift and suffered a lower extremity injury requiring surgery. The forklift operator, who had been provided by the staffing company, was not qualified to operate the forklift. No real offers to settle were… Read More »
This negligent security case involved the death of a 45-year-old mother of three and Navy veteran. The client was murdered during an attempted carjacking that occurred at an Atlanta-area apartment complex. This particular complex was plagued with a staggering amount of violent crime, including another deadly carjacking that occurred six months prior our client’s… Read More »