Hiring a Car Accident Attorney

You were involved in an accident. Now what? Knowing when you need a car accident attorney is important because it could be the difference between a justly resolved case and owing or losing large monetary damages. The attorneys at Hinton & Powell can help you recover losses resulting from an accident, and reduce the hassle […]

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How Do I Know if I Have a Personal Injury Lawsuit?

Have you been injured in an accident that was caused by another individual and that could have been avoided? You might have a personal injury lawsuit on your hands. There are four key questions to ask yourself when determining if you have a personal injury case: Did you suffer a personal injury? Was that injury […]

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Most Common Types of Car Accident Injuries

After a car accident, many people experience moderate to severe injuries, and they may not even be aware at first. The sudden stop and abrupt force can result in a number of painful injuries. Drivers can hit their heads, bang their arms, or even cut themselves on broken glass. 2.31 million people reported an injury […]

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What to do after a Serious Motorcycle Accident

There is nothing more freeing than hitting the open road on a motorcycle. However, a collision with another motorist can result in catastrophic personal injuries including but not limited to spinal cord injuries and traumatic brain injuries. If you have been involved in a motorcycle accident, there are a few important steps you should take […]

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What Makes a Slip and Fall Accident a Personal Injury Case?

A slip and fall accident can often result in a simple bruise and a tinge of embarrassment. However, some victims may endure serious injuries, including broken bones or sprains, head trauma, or even death. The incidents may cause the victim to pay out-of-pocket for expensive rehabilitative treatments, medical costs, or nursing care. Unfortunately, many of […]

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Top Causes of Trucking Accidents
Atlanta Personal Injury & Accident Attorneys

A typical driver will always feel a bit of unease on the road when they are sandwiched between two mammoth commercial trucking rigs. Besides a commercial truck’s huge size, truck drivers have to deal with exhausting distances while staying focused for hours on end. They have to safely navigate unpredictable highway conditions while driving responsibly. […]

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Legal Tip #1: Auto Insurance

In our practice we have come to recognize that in the auto industry, the insured doesn’t appreciate their full coverage. To rephrase, the insured often isn’t aware of their full coverage and protection. Most individuals do now know their own rights when it comes to auto insurance. The insurance industry has failed to instruct us […]

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The Basics: Personal Injury

Personal injury is a legal term that refers to an emotional or physical injury to an individual due to the negligence of another. If the negligence of the other party can be proven, monetary compensation is in order. These types of cases include road traffic accidents, accidents at work, tripping accidents, accidents at a store […]

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Georgia Personal Injury News Brief

On July 14, 2012, in Cobb County a truck accident case was brought before a Jury that got into a brawl about monetary compensation. The Plaintiff is a special ed teacher who was driving in Winder, Georgia with three children in the car when her vehicle was hit by a truck. Jurors ended up in […]

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What Kind of Injury Happens with a Rear-End Collision?
Rear-End Collision - Automobile Accident

The result of a rear-end collision is trauma to the vertebral column of the cord region. This is typically known as an acceleration-deceleration injury. The common diagnosis from this is “cervical strain”. In non-medical lingo, the injury is called “whiplash”. Over one million people in the U.S. suffer whiplash every year, as it is the […]

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