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What is the Statute of Limitations for Personal Injury Claims in Georgia?

By Shiver Hamilton Campbell |

If you were injured in an accident, it’s important to act quickly when it comes to pursuing legal action. Not only will you have a better chance of filing a successful claim if you begin the filing process immediately, but doing so within a certain amount of time is actually legally required. This is… Read More »

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Georgia Bad Faith Insurance Practices

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People purchase insurance to protect themselves in the event of an unexpected event, like a car accident, theft, or natural disaster. Unfortunately, not all insurance companies operate in good faith when dealing with policyholders. In fact, an alarming number of insurers engage in dishonest and unfair practices when investigating, approving or denying, and paying… Read More »

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Major Changes to Insurance Laws Could Affect Personal Injury Cases in Georgia

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Georgia lawmakers recently approved a new bill that could have a significant impact on personal injury cases going forward. Specifically, Senate Bill 83, which was signed into law at the end of April, overhauled Georgia law regarding pre-suit time limit demands in auto accident cases. As a result, it could become a lot harder… Read More »

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How Social Media Could Affect Your Personal Injury Case

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Social media platforms have made it easier than ever to stay in contact with family members, friends, co-workers, and loved ones. Unfortunately, social media use does come with some risks, especially for those who are considering filing or have already filed a personal injury case. The Risks of Social Media Use After an Accident … Read More »

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The Dangers of Swimming Pool Drains

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While swimming pools are synonymous with summer fun, it’s important for pool owners, parents, and children to understand that swimming can also be dangerous. One hazard, for instance, that many pool users aren’t aware of is the presence of pool drains, which require proper installation and maintenance to avoid causing potentially devastating injuries. Pool… Read More »

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Electric Shock Water Injuries

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When people imagine the dangers of water activities they often imagine that drowning is the greatest risk, especially for children. While this is true, it’s important to note that drowning is not the only danger of engaging in water activities. Electric shock, for instance, which occurs when an electrical current in the water enters… Read More »

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How are Pain and Suffering Damages Calculated in Georgia?

By Shiver Hamilton Campbell |

Accident victims who are hurt through no fault of their own are often entitled to legal compensation from the person whose negligence was the cause of the accident. The type and amount of compensation that a person can recover will reflect both the economic and non-economic impact of his or her injuries. Economic damages… Read More »

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What To Do When An Insurer Makes You An Unfair Settlement Offer

By Shiver Hamilton Campbell |

Going to trial after an accident can be time-consuming and expensive. For these reasons, most people are more than happy to avoid litigation and enter into settlement proceedings. This will involve the negotiation of a settlement amount, which the at-fault party’s insurer consents to pay in exchange for the claimant agreeing to forego legal… Read More »

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Recovering Damages After Suffering A Catastrophic Injury

By Shiver Hamilton Campbell |

Some accident victims are lucky enough to walk away from their accidents with only minor injuries, or in some cases, without any injuries at all. Unfortunately, this isn’t true for everyone. In fact, some of the injuries sustained in car crashes, bicycle accidents, after botched surgeries, and other accidents qualify as catastrophic, or an… Read More »

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What Happens At A Deposition?

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Accident victims who are pursuing personal injury cases in an effort to recover compensation may be required to attend a deposition, alongside defendants and witnesses. Fortunately, accident-related depositions usually follow a specific pattern, so even claimants who have never been involved in civil litigation before can get a good idea of what to expect… Read More »

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