Tractor-Trailer

Our firm recently settled a truck accident case for $2 million, the full insurance limits.  The trucking company and insurance company fought with us about who was at fault for the wreck, claiming that our client was to blame.  They also fought about whether the wreck caused Mr. James’s death,…

Driving a truck used to mean freedom. Now, it means a mountain of debt. The trucking business used to stand for a path toward a middle-class life—the open road stretched out in front of you, the freedom to make more money and do with it what you wanted, and the…

truck on highway

Driving a truck used to mean freedom. Now, it means a mountain of debt. There are few things more distinctly American than the open road. The seemingly endless highways that crisscross the country beckon to the adventurous spirit of many Americans, whether it’s in an RV during their retirement years,…

train

Unsafe Truck Driver Causes Train Crash It was a normal Thursday at the intersection of Highway 78 and S. Carrol Road in Villa Rica, Georgia. In front of the Villa Rica Police Department, cars sped over a train track at the intersection. Lights changed to green, then to red, then…

commercial truck

Reporting an Unsafe Truck Driver Most trucking companies really do care about safety, and most truck drivers are skilled, cautious, safe drivers. When you see an exception — when you encounter a truck driver who isn’t driving safely, and who is putting other drivers at risk — take the time…

Tractor-Trailer-Accident-near-Newnan-Georgia

Did you almost run into a tractor-trailer stopped in the middle of the road? Between 9:00-10:00pm on October 1, 2019, a tractor-trailer was backing across Georgia Highway 16 (also known as Temple Ave.). The tractor-trailer was blocking both northbound lanes just north of the city limits of Newnan, Georgia. The driver of…

trucks on highway

Discussing the various factors for determining how long a truck accident settlement will take Accidents involving large trucks are often devastating for those involved. Georgia is a busy state for large commercial truck activity, with millions of semi-trucks and delivery trucks traveling our roadways each year. Due to the size…