Category: Accidents

injured person after car crash

Even at low speeds, a car accident could result in serious and lasting injuries. Your symptoms will depend on the injuries you suffered and their severity. Having some idea of what you are in for after a crash can help your recovery by giving you a chance to make plans….

Car accident on the road

Holiday weekends are some of the most dangerous times to be on the roads. Unfortunately, Georgia’s 2022 Labor Day weekend was no different. State officials reported 14 car accident deaths and one fatal drowning over the weekend. With gas prices finally lowering, many Georgia residents took the opportunity to spend…

Boat

There is no better place to be than enjoying the water while boating in Georgia. Unfortunately, a day of fun and relaxation can quickly turn catastrophic when people act recklessly. Boating accidents can cause significant injuries and property damage, leaving victims struggling personally and financially. At Geiger Legal Group, LLC,…

in the hospital after a car accident

When you recover compensation in a legal claim after an auto accident, you may discover that a portion of your financial recovery must be used to pay one or more parties who have placed a medical lien on your car accident case. A car accident lawyer can help you understand…

health insurance image

If you have been involved in a car accident, it is crucial to seek medical attention as soon as possible. Seeing a doctor or going to the hospital costs money, though. You might wonder whether you can or should use your own health insurance to cover the cost of treating…

Warning triangle with people talking in the back after car accident

Georgia is an at-fault state, giving you the right to file a claim after a car accident to pursue compensation for your injuries. However, car accident lawsuits are based on negligence, meaning the person who caused the crash must compensate the other driver for their injuries. Not every car accident…

Man lying on the street after car accident

Holidays are dangerous times to be on roads and waterways, with Memorial Day often one of the deadliest. The Georgia Department of Public Safety (DPS) feared this year would be no different, warning drivers to be extra careful this Memorial Day weekend. Unfortunately, 20 lives were lost in accidents involving…

a passenger talking through the phone

If you’re a passenger injured in a car accident, the aftermath of the collision can be a confusing and stressful time. You could be dealing with painful injuries, expensive medical bills, lost income from time off work, and emotional trauma. You likely bear no fault for the crash since you…

deer hit by a car graphics

If you’ve driven in more rural parts of Georgia, you’ve likely encountered deer on or near the roadway at some point. However, you might not know what to do if you are unfortunate enough to hit one while driving.  First and foremost, don’t panic if you hit a deer. Check…