7 Common Motorcycle Crashes in Atlanta and How To Avoid Them
Stephen Hasner | Motorcycle Accidents | April 1, 2023
According to the Georgia Department of Driver Services, motorcycles represent a mere 2% of the total number of registered vehicles in the state. However, in 2019, they accounted for nearly 11% of traffic fatalities and […]
Are Lane Splitting & Filtering Legal in Georgia?
Hasner Law | Motorcycle Accidents | July 19, 2022
It would be great if you could move around traffic on busy Atlanta roads. If you ride a motorcycle, you technically can. A motorcycle can fit between lanes of cars to weave around traffic jams. […]
Is Lane Splitting Legal in Georgia?
Hasner Law | Motorcycle Accidents | May 11, 2022
Motorcycles are a popular form of transportation in Georgia. They are an easy way to zip through heavy Atlanta traffic as well as the perfect vehicle to enjoy a sunny day on country roads. Many […]
Do You Have to Wear a Motorcycle Helmet in Atlanta, GA?
Hasner Law | Motorcycle Accidents | August 31, 2021
Georgia, along with 18 other states, requires all motorcycle riders to wear a helmet — regardless of their age. Georgia also requires all motorcycle riders to wear eye protection if the motorcycle lacks a windshield. […]
What Age Can a Child Ride on the Back of a Motorcycle in Georgia?
Hasner Law | Motorcycle Accidents | July 13, 2021
There are no age restrictions on when a child can ride on the back of a motorcycle in Georgia. However, there are other requirements that a motorcyclist should know before taking a child for a […]
Is a Motorcycle Really Worth the Cost in Georgia?
Hasner Law | Motorcycle Accidents | November 26, 2020
If you ask any motorcyclist, the answer to this question is “yes.” Riders enjoy being on the road on their motorcycle. Their reasons for purchasing a motorcycle might vary, but the love of riding a […]
Do I Need Georgia Motorcycle Insurance?
Hasner Law | Motorcycle Accidents | May 30, 2020
Individuals are required to have motorcycle insurance to operate a motorcycle legally in Georgia. Motorcycles have the same insurance requirements as other motor vehicles registered in the state. Unfortunately, liability insurance does not protect the […]
How Safe are Motor Scooters in Atlanta?
Hasner Law | Motorcycle Accidents | May 26, 2020
Motor scooters are becoming popular forms of transportation. They are smaller, energy-efficient, and less costly than a car or motorcycle. Motor scooters can be a very efficient form of travel in large, urban cities like […]
Do I Need a Lawyer If I’ve Been Hurt in a Motorcycle Accident in Atlanta?
Stephen Hasner | Motorcycle Accidents | January 16, 2020
Riding a motorcycle is an appealing form of alternative transportation that may cut down on fuel costs and increase parking options in crowded cities like Atlanta. However, it can also be quite dangerous and lead […]
Stay Safe on Your Motorcycle This Spring
Hasner Law | Motorcycle Accidents | March 23, 2018
With spring comes the lure of the open road—and if you ride a motorcycle, you are probably looking forward to the opportunity to enjoy the beauty of the season on your bike. Unfortunately, however, this […]