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We are happy to announce attorney Mia Frieder has been accepted as a member of America’s Top 100 Attorneys in the state of Georgia!
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Changes may be coming for NHTSA’s safety rating system
Take a look at this article about the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s vehicle safety rating system. Read more to learn about changes the U.S. Department of Transportation has proposed for the system. The U.S. DOT’s proposed changes include new and updated crash tests. Additionally, the current rating system, which focuses on how vehicles fair in collisions, would be adjusted to include scores for pedestrian protection and crash-avoidance. New crash test dummies will also be put into use. The hope is these changes will help cut down on the number of auto accidents and resulting injuries and deaths.
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A Look at the Leading Large Truck Crash Risk Factors
Check out this article about the most serious risk factors for preventable commercial truck accidents. These accidents are significantly more likely to occur when drivers don’t secure loads properly, allow an appropriate following distance, observe traffic laws or maintain focus on driving. Learn more about the proportion of truck crashes that can be attributed to these negligent behaviors.
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Older Adults Often Drive Distracted, Study Finds
Read this article about the issue of inattentive driving on the part of older Georgia adults. Although distracted driving is often seen as a common habit for younger people, it also occurs surprisingly frequently among more experienced and mature drivers. Learn more about this issue and the potential factors behind it.
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Appealing a workers’ comp decision in Georgia
Read about the reasons that an insurance company may deny a workers’ compensation claim for a Georgia employee. It is important that workers understand that a denial does not mean they will never receive benefits. Learn about the options a worker has following a denial and what you should do if you find yourself in that position.
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Be aware of autumn conditions that may cause accidents
Read this article if you are concerned about changes in weather and traffic patterns causing a driving hazard this fall. Autumn-related weather conditions, including fog, frost and sun glare, may increase the risk of crashes on Georgia roads. The same is true for increased school and commuting traffic. A personal injury attorney may be necessary if you are injured in an accident.
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Teen Drivers More Likely to Be Involved in Accidents at Night
Take a look at this article to see why teenage drivers are more likely to be involved in car accidents at night. Find out the dangers that teenagers face when they are behind the wheel at night, and why the state has enacted laws banning novice drivers from using their cellphones while behind the wheel. Understand how a personal injury attorney may be helpful to people who have been seriously injured in a car accident.
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How Interlock Devices Can Help to Save Lives
Take a look at this article to find out more about ignition interlock devices and how they can keep drunk drivers off of the road. Understand how an interlock device works, and what a convicted DUI offender must do before he or she is able to drive. Learn how states that have mandatory IID laws have seen a significant decrease in the DUI fatality and injury rate. Read how an attorney may be helpful to victims of drunk driving car accidents
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