Car accidents are a common danger in Sandy Springs. From negligent drivers who engage in dangerous, illegal behaviors to inclement weather conditions and poor road upkeep, many factors can contribute to a collision — and if someone else’s actions are responsible for your injuries, you have the right to collect compensation.
Trust the attorneys at Hilley & Frieder, P.C. to represent your auto accident claim. Our lawyers have over 35 years of experience helping victims of negligent drivers file insurance claims, navigate the lawsuit process, and collect the settlements they deserve.
Each year, thousands of people suffer injuries, fatalities, and property damage in car accidents throughout Georgia. The Georgia Governor’s Office of Highway Safety provides the following statistics on traffic accidents in the state:
The Governor’s Office also provides the following statistics for Fulton County traffic injuries and fatalities:
Georgia follows a traditional fault-based system for car accident claims. State law dictates that the person responsible for a car accident must pay for the damages the other victims sustain. This means you can pursue compensation through one of the three following avenues:
For most car accident cases, the first step is to file a claim with the insurance company. If the company cannot provide you with the compensation you need to recover or denies your claim, you may wish to pursue a lawsuit. In some cases involving high amounts of damages, filing a lawsuit may be the best option. Speak to your attorney to determine which pathway is right for you.
Auto accidents are common on Sandy Springs roads, but when someone else’s negligence leads to your collision, you deserve recovery. The Sandy Springs personal injury attorneys at Hilley & Frieder, P.C. will advocate for your best interests in the courtroom and at the negotiating table, ensuring you receive the compensation you need to heal.
Contact us today to schedule your free consultation with one of our Sandy Springs car accident attorneys.