Atlanta Auto Accident Lawyers

Serving Georgia For Over 34 Years

Our Georgia Auto Accident Lawyers at Montlick and Associates know that those who are involved in a car accident while traveling the streets and highways of Georgia typically have many questions about their options and remedies. Motor vehicles accidents can cause life-altering injuries or the loss of a loved one, regardless of whether you are a driver, passenger, motorcyclist or pedestrian. Our auto accident attorneys have provided this blog to answer general questions about legal claims arising out of car crashes, to provide a resource to other lawyers, and to promote safe practices that can prevent accidents before they happen. While this blog covers the practical, factual and legal issues regarding a broad range of vehicle accidents, we know that you may have specific questions, so we invite you to contact us to schedule a free consultation with one of our experienced Georgia Car Accident Attorneys.

Our attorneys offer high quality legal representation to those throughout Georgia and the Southeast who have been injured in any type of auto, truck, SUV, bus, train, motorcycle, pedestrian or bike accident. Contact us 24/7 to at 1-800-LAW-NEED (1-800-529-6333). You should also feel free to use our 24-hour Live Online Chat or Free Case Evaluation Form.

Georgia Products Liability Law Firm Discusses Latest Automobile Recall

July 21, 2018

Montlick & Associates, Attorneys at Law, Cautions Drivers About Manufacturing Defect Which Could Cause You to Lose Control of Your Car

Georgia-based personal injury and products liability lawyers Montlick & Associates, Attorneys at Law, seek to warn people who own or drive certain Fiat Chrysler models that a defect in the cruise control could force you to lose controlwhile driving. A sudden loss of control can force the driver off of the road, into an obstacle, or into another car or pedestrian. According to Fiat Chrysler, the company recalled 4.8 million vehicles so that corrective measures could be taken immediately. 

Motor Vehicle Recall Lawyers in Georgia

July 18, 2018

Electrical Problems With Seatbelts and Airbags Force Recall of Hyundai Vehicles

Hyundai announced recently that over half a million of its best selling Sonatas from model years 2011-2013 must be recalled due to a life-threatening seatbelt and airbag malfunction. Hyundai attributes the airbag and seatbelt malfunction to an electrical issue. The electrical short circuit will cause seatbelt “pretensioners” and airbags to become disabled in the event of a crash. To date, Hyundai is aware of four wrecks in which the electrical issue arose resulted in two deaths and four injuries. Additionally, a severe car wreck is under investigation in Canada which caused the death of one person. Also, two other crashes involving Kia Fortes vehicles killed one and injured another all because of the electrical problem. Kia has not issued a recall to date.

Hit By A Student Driver in Georgia?

July 09, 2018

Georgia Auto Wreck Attorneys Offer Advice How To Navigate The Situation

A young woman who is learning to drive crashed the car she was operating into a mobile home just outside of Indianapolis recently. The female driver and her passenger quickly got out of the car before it, and the mobile home burst into flames. The two people residing in the mobile home, who were present inside their residence at the time of the accident, were unhurt. Police say that the student driver panicked after missing a turn and she depressed the gas pedal instead of the brake pedal. Consequently, she crashed her car. She was fortunate no one suffered any injuries in the wreck.

Georgia High-Speed Car Crashes Result In Blunt Abdominal Injuries

July 08, 2018

Even if securely fastened by a seatbelt, auto accidents occurring at high speeds can cause severe internal injuries to the abdomen. Abdominal injuries provide significant challenges for emergency personnel who treat crash victims on the scene to the emergency room physicians who take over treatment at the hospital. Blunt abdominal injuries can be fatal if there is a significant amount of blood loss from damage to the internal organs. Doctors may need to perform emergency surgery to repair the damage and stop the bleeding. After surgery, recovery may be difficult and last for a very long time.  

Bus Accident Injury Lawsuit Lawyers in Georgia

July 01, 2018

The people of Georgia frequently rely on buses to get around. Whether they are school buses, motor coaches, or transit buses, buses are a significant component of Georgia's transportation infrastructure. This mode of transportation usually is safe and reliable. Professional bus drivers receive rigorous training on how to operate their vehicles with the safety of their passengers, other drivers, and pedestrians in mind. 

Georgia Charter Bus Accident Injury Lawsuit Lawyers

July 01, 2018

Charter buses transport thousands of people across Georgia and throughout the United States each year. Charter buses travel about 750 million passenger miles per year in the U.S. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) touts motor coach travel as one of the safest means of transportation used in the U.S. today. However, tragedy can occur and rip the hearts of out the families of passengers involved in a charter bus accident. 

Georgia Distracted Driving Attorneys Announce Hierarchy of Distractions in Modern Vehicles

July 01, 2018

Even the most modest car on the market these days has all of the bells and whistles anyone could ever want in a car. All of the electronics within arm’s length help make riding in a carmore enjoyable. However,that screen to which you can connect your smartphone so you can text by voice, use the phone hands-free, navigate, and change to any one of the hundreds of radio stations is a tremendous distraction. Notwithstanding the fact that these computers come with applications that can reduce your distractions such blocking notifications while driving or receiving voice-only test messages, the screens in our vehicles prevent us from doing the only thing we should be doing: actively watching the road.

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Many of our blog articles discuss the law. All information provided about the law is very general in nature and should not be relied upon as legal advice. Every situation is different, and should be analyzed by a lawyer who can provide individualized advice based on the facts involved in your unique situation, and a consideration of all of the nuances of the statutes and case law that apply at the time.