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Increased Weight Limits for Commercial Vehicles in Georgia Could Have Devastating Consequences

By Shiver Hamilton Campbell |

Anyone who has spent any time on our state’s roadways knows just how common the sight of commercial vehicles has become. Weighing upwards of 80,000 pounds and sometimes stretching to 70 or 80 feet, commercial freight trucks pose an ever-looming threat to other drivers. This danger may have been increased in recent weeks after… Read More »

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Driving Risks in Georgia

By Shiver Hamilton Campbell |

Extreme Weather  It is not uncommon in Georgia for residents to experience extreme weather conditions, including intense heat and devastating storms. Driving in these conditions is extremely dangerous, so anyone who spends time on the road, or who is planning a road trip this summer, should be sure to remain up-to-date on the weather… Read More »

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Major Rideshare Companies Reducing Insurance Protection in Georgia

By Shiver Hamilton Campbell |

If you live in Georgia and use rideshare services provided by companies like Uber and Lyft, you should know that the amount of insurance that protects you in the event of a collision was recently lowered significantly. Starting on July 1st of this year, Uber and Lyft reduced the amount of uninsured/underinsured motorist (UM/UIM)… Read More »

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Taking Photos that Will Support Your Car Accident Claim

By Shiver Hamilton Campbell |

It can be easy, in the aftermath of an accident, to forget about things like taking photos to support an eventual insurance or personal injury claim. Using your phone, however, after a crash can be more important than you may imagine, as these photos can provide crucial evidence of both fault and liability, painting… Read More »

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Time Limits for Filing a Slip and Fall Claim in Georgia

By Shiver Hamilton Campbell |

Being injured in an accident can leave victims grappling with a lot of different and equally important things at once. They may, for instance, need to obtain medical care and follow through with a treatment plan, all while arranging to take time off from work, making plans for childcare, and staying current on household… Read More »

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Speed-Related Traffic Fatalities On the Rise

By Shiver Hamilton Campbell |

Our nation’s roads have become increasingly dangerous in recent years, with aging infrastructure, poor design, and more cars on the road all contributing to hundreds of thousands of accidents every year. Driver error, however, continues to be the primary cause of most car accidents in the U.S., with speeding regularly topping the list of… Read More »

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Insurer Can’t Dodge Fire Death Coverage, Ga. Court Told

By Shiver Hamilton Campbell |

By Riley Murdock ·  Listen to article Law360 (November 3, 2023) The estate of a man killed in an apartment fire told a Georgia federal court not to grant the complex’s insurer an early win in trying to avoid covering an underlying wrongful death suit, arguing two claimed exclusions are inapplicable or render the policy ambiguous.Estate administrator… Read More »

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Highway Motorcycle Accidents

By Shiver Hamilton Campbell |

Highways, due to their higher speed limits and the presence of an increasing number of commercial trucks, have become a lot more dangerous in recent years. This is not only true, however, for those who drive passenger vehicles. For instance, motorcycle riders, who are far less visible than other motorists and much more vulnerable… Read More »

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Navigating Back to School Traffic in Georgia

By Shiver Hamilton Campbell |

With fall just around the corner, students across the state are making their way back to the classroom. With the focus on buying new school supplies and preparing for another academic year, many people forget that back to school season also comes with a fair amount of traffic, especially in and around school zones…. Read More »

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