2019 Statistics Show Increase in Worker Deaths in the U.S.

According to an Economic News Release from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics on December 16, 2020, the number of fatal work injuries increased in 2019. The report indicates a two percent increase in the […]

Blunt Force Head Trauma: Causes and Effects

Blunt force head trauma can happen in any type of accident. Your head could hit the side window in a car accident. You could bump your head on the floor after a slip and fall. […]

Five Secrets of Accident Claims Against GEICO

GEICO is the second largest car insurance provider in the United States. They provide insurance for over 17 million drivers, covering a total of more than 28 million vehicles. They also have one of the […]

What is the Difference Between Express and Implied Consent?

Consent is a person’s freely given agreement to do a thing. Many legal relationships, like contracts, require both parties to give their consent and understand the agreement terms. Other relationships can go afoul if a […]

Pregnancy and Car Accident: Risks, Treatment, and Legal Options

There is nothing scarier to an expecting mother than to get injured while in the second or third trimester of a pregnancy. A forty-week process that is already fraught with so much anxiety and risk […]

Slip & Fall and Trip & Fall Accidents: Similarities & Differences

According to CDC’s most recent data, falls are the leading cause of accidental injuries in the United States. With every decade of life, the risk of a fall grows greater. The prevalence of accidental slip, […]

What are the Highest Paid Types of Lawyers?

There is a significant disparity in the money different attorneys make. Attorneys choose to specialize in particular areas of law, much like how doctors specialize in different areas of medicine. Each specialty represents a different […]

Tailgating: How This Dangerous Habit Causes Accidents and How to Stop It

Road rage is a form of aggressive driving that can turn an easy commute into a stressful and nerve-wracking experience for many drivers. Aggression behind the wheel can occur for various reasons but is most […]

Popcorn Lung: Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment

Popcorn Lung is the colloquial name for bronchiolitis obliterans, a condition that damages small airways in the lungs resulting in coughing and difficulty breathing. The nickname popcorn lung stems from a chemical called diacetyl that […]

Penalties for Failing to Provide Workers’ Compensation in Georgia

Under Georgia law, any company that retains at least three employees is required to provide workers’ compensation insurance coverage. If the company does not provide workers’ compensation benefits, they can be held accountable by the […]