Trucking Accidents

Cobb Personal Injury Attorney - The Cooper Firm

Surviving the Thanksgiving Drive

November 25, 2014

Surviving the Thanksgiving Drive Millions of people will be on the roads over the Thanksgiving holiday week. It is one of the busiest times of the year. As a result, there are more crashes on the road. In 2012 alone, 301 people were killed in traffic crashes over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. Unfortunately, 60 percent…

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Lance Cooper - Car Accident Attorney

What you should know when hiring an attorney

September 30, 2014

What you should know when hiring an attorney Under what circumstances should you hire an attorney? Personal injury laws vary by state and individual situations. Having correct knowledge of these laws is imperative. If you have been injured in a car wreck that was not your fault, hiring a personal injury attorney can help you…

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Safety Tips While Sharing the Road with Large Trucks and Buses

September 9, 2014

How to avoid tractor trailer and bus accidents Many people think that large vehicles such as tractor trailers and buses are usually at fault for accidents and injuries, but The Center for Advanced Public Safety found that passenger vehicles were the cause of fatal crashes 78 percent of the time. Even though passenger vehicles should…

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Cobb Personal Injury Attorney - The Cooper Firm

Taking the call could risk it all

August 29, 2014

Talking on the phone – not texting – Is the biggest killer in distracted driving Cellphones are now involved in 26% of all motor vehicle crashes according the National Safety Council.  Although there are numerous warnings against texting and driving, it only accounts for about 5% of cellphone related crashes. Using a hand-held or hands-free…

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Car Crash on 75 North results in serious injuries

July 3, 2014

Car Crash on 75 North results in serious injuries This Monday, a crash on Interstate 75 north shut down all lanes of traffic for a short amount of time. Around 6 p.m. Adboul Tamba, a 40-year-old man from Dacula, changed lanes in  his 1999 GMC Sierra Truck and hit stopped traffic. The accident happened between…

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Georgia driver loses fight for life after horrific truck accident

October 2, 2012

One of the common reasons for a truck accident is that often truckers forget that the size of their vehicle limits the speed of which they can turn. Truckers can sometimes underestimate speed and distance, which subsequently can lead to hold-ups in traffic or, more tragically, a truck accident. Unfortunately for one Georgia driver, who…

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