Atlanta Personal Injury Law Blog

Atlanta, Georgia Personal Injury Lawyers

July 22, 2015

Every year, tens of thousands of Americans die as a result of avoidable surgical errors. While we recognize that surgery is an exceptionally delicate task, that's no excuse for mistakes that result in devastating injuries and even loss of life.

Our Atlanta medical malpractice attorneys have decades of experience pursuing cases related to surgical errors. We possess a unique understanding of the legal and medical issues. We know how to provide you with useful, informed guidance as you... Read More

July 15, 2015

Drunk driving is a tragically common issue in Georgia and across the country. Every year, thousands of Americans are killed as a result of drunk driving. Our firm is committed to pursuing compensation if you've been hurt as a result of someone else's bad choices.

But our Atlanta car accident lawyers also understand that many of these bad choices are also understandable choices. Many people don't know how easy it is to qualify as legally drunk, and they also don't know how much danger... Read More

July 08, 2015

Nursing home abuse and neglect is a serious problem in Atlanta and throughout the country. Fortunately, this doesn't mean that it's impossible to find a safe, reputable nursing home facility. There are quite a few of them in Georgia. You just have to find them.

We understand that while a nursing home abuse suit can provide needed compensation, the knowledge that your loved one suffered such indignities will never be overcome. That's why taking steps to prevent such abuse in the first... Read More

June 25, 2015

The Atlanta defective product lawyers at Watkins, Lourie, Roll & Chance, PC have decades of experience in this field. We know how to successfully pursue compensation for your injuries.

We also have a significant range of experience with defective products. Our firm has handled defective products cases involving many different types of consumer goods, meaning we understand the intricacies involved with these cases.

We have experience handling defective product cases... Read More

June 18, 2015

In many states, wrongful death suits restrict damages to the economic value of a loved one's lost wages and benefits. Perversely, this often means that poorer victims are valued less than richer victims in wrongful death cases.

Fortunately, Georgia's wrongful death statute allows families to pursue compensation for "the full value of the life" of their lost loved one. This means that our Atlanta wrongful death lawyers can help you pursue compensation for factors that go far beyond... Read More

June 11, 2015

One of the cruel realities in dealing with the death of a loved one is that you have to deal with significant financial burdens on top of emotional ones you're already bearing. Funeral expenses are among the most prominent of these expenses.

Our Atlanta wrongful death lawyers have been practicing for decades. We know how staggering these expenses can be, especially when you're reeling from the unexpected loss of a loved one.

When this loss was the result of someone else's... Read More

June 04, 2015

Apple announced that it was issuing a global recall of its line of Beats Pill XL wireless speakers, citing concerns that the speaker's battery could overheat, posing a fire hazard.

Apple has reported cases of overheating from the speakers, which retail for around $330. In one of those cases, a user burned a finger while another user saw his or her desk burned by the overheating speaker.

Customers returning the speakers can choose between an Apple Store credit of $325 or having... Read More

May 28, 2015

Under Georgia's motorcycle laws, all riders must wear a helmet at all times, regardless of age or passenger status. That's reason enough to always wear a helmet when operating your motorcycle.

Still, our Atlanta motorcycle accidents lawyers want to emphasize the importance of wearing a helmet while operating or riding on a motorcycle. The point cannot be made enough.

First of all, wearing a helmet if an excellent way of protecting yourself. Motorcycles are great fun, and they'... Read More

May 25, 2015

The nightmare scenario after any accident is that you will be injured so severely you won't be able to work and earn a living. A personal injury suit might be able to win you a settlement or verdict to pay for your medical expenses, but what about day-to-day life? How can you afford to live if you're unable to work?

Fortunately, our Atlanta accident lawyers can help. Under Georgia's personal injury statute, accident victims are able to pursue compensation for lost wages.

In... Read More

May 19, 2015

The widespread use of general anesthesia was a godsend for patients undergoing surgery. The knowledge that you'll be able to undergo a major surgical procedure without having to endure unimaginable pain is obviously quite important.

However, our Atlanta medical malpractice lawyers have seen how anesthesia mistakes put patients in danger. Anesthesia is crucial, but it is another step in the surgical process, which means it's another step where something can go wrong.

Anesthesia... Read More