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Medical Malpractice vs. Medical Negligence

Posted on December 22, 2020 in
When a doctor fails to fulfill his or her duties of care to a patient, the consequences can be disastrous. Medical malpractice and medical negligence are two legal terms that are commonly interchanged. On a legal level, however, they do not have the same meaning. If you wish to bring a malpractice claim in...
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Are Liability Waivers Enforceable in Georgia?

Posted on November 30, 2020 in
If you engage in a potentially dangerous activity, odds are that the individual or company in charge of the activity will make you sign a liability waiver. This waiver could prevent you from pursuing compensation if you get injured while participating in the activity. How a liability waiver may impact your injury claim, however,...
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Does Workers’ Compensation Cover Pain & Suffering?

Posted on November 24, 2020 in
Georgia’s workers’ compensation system makes it easy for an injured worker to recover compensation for medical bills and lost wages. It is a no-fault system that does not require the worker to prove negligence to qualify for compensation. When handled correctly, a workers’ comp claim can be an easy way to pay for the...
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Do You Need an Attorney for a Pain and Suffering Claim?

Posted on October 19, 2020 in
Negligence is the cause of most accidents and serious personal injuries in Georgia. When someone is negligent, many other people can suffer the consequences. Broken bones, traumatic head injuries, and internal organ damage are just some of the most common injuries involved in accidents in Atlanta. These serious injuries can wreak havoc on your...
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Safety Tips for Pedestrians in Atlanta

Posted on October 12, 2020 in
Pedestrians are constantly in danger in Atlanta, Georgia. Wanton, negligent and reckless drivers may not pay enough attention to the road to notice crossing pedestrians. This can lead to devastating pedestrian collisions – especially in dangerous areas such as Tara Boulevard, DeKalb Avenue, Buford Highway, Monroe Drive, 10th Street and downtown Atlanta. These roads...
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