January 2018 Archives

FMCSA to study driver commutes and trucking safety

For many people in Georgia and across the country, driving near a large number of semitrucks and other huge vehicles can be a stressful experience. The impact of a trucking accident can be devastating, especially due to the size and strength of an 18-wheeler. There are plenty of reasons for people to worry about collisions on the road, especially as truckers frequently work long hours behind the wheel and could be subject to drowsiness, distraction or other factors that could cause them to drive dangerously.

Do court and car accident injuries go hand in hand?

If you've suffered injuries in an auto accident, you may end up feeling the sting physically, emotionally and financially. You may be wondering what your options are for receiving fair compensation for your losses. You also may be wondering if car accident injuries and going to court go hand in hand in the state of Georgia.

Georgia may ban handheld devices to reduce distracted driving

Distracted driving has become a major safety issue throughout the country, and Georgia is no exception. It is all too common to see motorists texting, talking on cell phones or programming a navigation device while driving. This may change soon, though, if state lawmakers have their way.