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10 Most Dangerous Intersections In Atlanta

Crashes at intersections are common. According to the data collected and published by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), approximately one-third of all motor vehicle accidents reported in the United States happen in or around an intersection. While a crash can occur at any intersection, certain intersections are high-risk areas. Different reports and studies have looked at some...

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Can I Sue for My Service Dog’s Injuries After an Accident?

Pet owners worldwide treat the animals in their homes not as pets but as family. However, for pet owners with serious injuries or disabilities, their service dog can serve as a lifeline and a lifesaver. These animals provide dedicated and loyal care to their owners while easing the difficulties, anxieties, and dangers of their everyday lives. If you were...

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Are Electric Cars More Dangerous in a Crash?

More and more Georgians are driving electric vehicles (EVs) on state roads and highways, including some of us here at MG Law! While EVs offer undeniable benefits, it’s crucial to acknowledge and address the potential safety risks they pose. Of course, if you’ve been in a collision with an EV, the experienced Georgia accident attorneys at MG Law are...

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6 Tips to Get the Most Money from a Car Accident Settlement in Georgia

Whether you’re dealing with minor injuries or facing a long recovery, understanding how to maximize your car accident settlement is crucial.  However, learning how to get more money from a car accident settlement is a lot more than just having severe injuries. It’s also a matter of how much evidence you have and avoiding negotiation traps set by the...

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How to Get Your Atlanta Car Accident Report 

If you suffered injuries in an auto accident, a crucial tool for your lawsuit is a copy of your Atlanta accident report. The Georgia Uniform Motor Vehicle Accident Report is the form used by all reporting agencies for an auto accident, which contains important information that can support your claim. Georgia law permits those injured in an accident to...

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Can You Exceed the Speed Limit to Pass Someone in Georgia?

Has anyone ever told you that it’s okay to go over the speed limit in certain situations? If so, this person might be mistaken, just like many other drivers in Georgia. And it’s bad advice like this that leads to hundreds of speeding-related accidents in our state. If you were hurt in one of these speeding accidents, contact MG...

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Compensation for Lost Wages After a Georgia Car Accident

After a car accident, you need time to heal from your injuries. So, it’s common to have to take time off from work. However, the loss in income can put a serious strain on your family’s financial situation. Georgia law allows car accident victims to file a personal injury claim to recover compensation for the losses they incurred from...

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What to Do If a Car Accident Aggravated a Pre-Existing Injury?

If you’ve been in a Georgia car accident and have a pre-existing condition, you may have many questions. Can I get a car accident settlement for a pre-existing condition? How does my pre-existing condition affect my personal injury claim? While insurance companies may attempt to use your condition to reduce or deny compensation, Georgia law protects your right to...

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The Other Insurance Company Sent Me a Check: Now What?

Receiving a check from the other party’s insurance company after a Georgia car accident can be confusing and emotionally charged. You may be wondering what to do next and ask yourself, Should I cash an insurance check? Is cashing the check a good idea? What does accepting the compensation mean for your case? The temptation to accept the quick...

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Guide to the Georgia Car Accident Statute of Limitations

When a driver’s negligence causes a car accident and results in someone’s loss, the victim can file a lawsuit to recover their damages. However, you can lose your right to file a lawsuit if you wait too long. The car accident statute of limitations in Georgia creates a two-year time limit during which the person who suffers injuries, called...

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