Accident And Injury (page 30)


Boating Accident Victim Speaks After Losing Leg

After a boating accident that claimed his leg in February, Sal Pucciarelli has broken his silence and has described the horrifying experience from his perspective....

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  • Jul 26, 2011

Alcohol-Related Auto Accident Kills 6-Year-Old, Paralyzes 3-Year-Old

Alcohol has been cited by Georgia State Police as a factor in a crash in Blue Ridge, Georgia that killed a 6-year-old girl and paralyzed...

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  • Jul 22, 2011

What Happens If I'm Injured on the Job?

The aftermath of a Florida workplace injury is often a confusing and overwhelming process, with the pursuit of compensation for workplace injuries often leaving injured...

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  • Jul 20, 2011

Despite Fatal Crash While Drowsy, Georgia Bus Driver Keeps License

Despite being drowsy in an October 2010 crash that took the life of a student, a Carroll County school bus driver will not lose his...

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  • Jul 20, 2011

Signing a Waiver May Not Prevent You from Filing Medical Malpractice Claim

Many people have the false impression that if they sign a waiver before a medical procedure they will be left without legal recourse if anything...

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  • Jul 15, 2011

Georgia Dram Shop Law Extended

The Georgia Supreme Court has overturned a lower court ruling in a 6-1 decision, stating that a Clinch County convenience store can be held liable...

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  • Jul 7, 2011

Florida Ranks as Most Dangerous State for Pedestrians

According to a report by Washington-based Transportation for America (T4A), Florida is the most dangerous state for pedestrians. Using a devised rating system called the...

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  • Jul 7, 2011

Florida Parasailing Death Results from Boat Malfunction

The U.S. Coast Guard and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission are investigating the events of a catastrophic maritime accident that led to the...

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  • Jul 5, 2011

Georgia Enacts New Car Seat Law

Starting on Friday, July 1st, Georgia law will require children under 8 to be properly secured in an approved car seat or booster seat while...

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  • Jul 1, 2011

FDA Implements Graphic Cigarette Warnings

In the first major overhaul in 25 years, the FDA has implemented new, graphic labels that tobacco companies will be forced to use for packaging...

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  • Jul 1, 2011

Georgia Truck Accident Leaves DOT Worker Injured

A Georgia Department of Transportation (DOT) worker, 27-year-old Troy Moore of Conyers, was injured when he was struck by a tractor trailer along Interstate 85...

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  • Jun 28, 2011

Steps to Take After an Auto Accident

Whether you’re a new driver or a veteran on the road, you should always be prepared in the event of an auto accident. Because millions...

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  • Jun 23, 2011

Georgia Motorcycle Crashes Claim Two Lives

Two tragic motorcycle accidents in Georgia have resulted in the loss of both an impressive Georgia Tech graduate and veteran police officer in the span...

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  • Jun 22, 2011

Determining Case Value in Personal Injury Lawsuits

One of the most frequently-asked questions to attorneys is how much a particular case is worth. Though every potential client would enjoy a simple numerical...

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  • Jun 21, 2011

Georgia Car Crash Possibly Caused by Texting

According to WBSTV Atlanta, texting may have been the cause of a deadly car crash in Cowetta County, Georgia on Friday night. The crash occurred...

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  • Jun 13, 2011