Personal Injury Blog

Hawk Law Group Hosts Inaugural Bookbag Bash to Support Local Students

Hawk Law Group is excited to announce the inaugural Bookbag Bash, a community event that will provide free school supplies to local students from kindergarten to 12th grade. The event will take place on Saturday, July 13, 2024, at the Bell Auditorium, located at 712 Telfair Street, Augusta, Georgia 30901, from 10 AM to 1… read more

Many Accidents Can Cause Herniated Discs at C4/C5 Or C5/C6: Here’s What You Need To Know

Disc herniations can be catastrophic injuries that cause lasting pain, mobility issues, and lifelong discomfort. Not helping matters is that multiple types of accidents can cause these injuries to occur to your discs.  While all types of herniations are cause for concern, herniations at the C4/C5 and C5/C6 joints are particularly challenging and painful, as… read more

Recognizing the Signs of PTSD After an Accident

In the blink of an eye, life can change drastically. An accident, whether it’s a car crash, a workplace injury, or another traumatic event, has the potential to leave lasting scars—both physical and emotional. In fact, the psychological impact of such accidents can linger long after the physical wounds have healed. Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)… read more

What Are the Top 10 Disabilities? 

If you are unable to work because of a disability, you may qualify for Social Security disability. The Social Security Administration (SSA) administers two disability programs. SSI (Supplemental Security Income) is designed for low-income individuals who cannot work because of a disability but do not qualify for SSDI. SSDI (Social Security Disability Income) is for… read more

Hawk Law Group Welcomes Accomplished Criminal Defense Attorney Adam King

Adam King joins Hawk Law Group after a distinguished career in law, including six years of service with the District Attorney’s Office for the Augusta Judicial Circuit. During his tenure, Adam prosecuted felonies and misdemeanors in Richmond, Columbia, and Burke County, gaining invaluable insight into the workings of the criminal justice system. A 2005 graduate… read more

What Does a Car Accident Lawyer Do?

A car accident can have devastating effects—it can cause emotional, physical, and financial distress. In such difficult times, a car accident lawyer becomes your ally by advocating on your behalf. Car accident lawyers use their legal expertise to protect your rights, secure compensation for your losses, and give you peace of mind throughout the process…. read more

Car Accident Reports in Augusta, GA: FAQs

Augusta, GA, is no stranger to car accidents. It’s important to remember that in Augusta, you have to report these accidents. It’s not just a good thing to do; it’s the law. This rule helps keep our roads safer and ensures everyone involved in an accident receives fair treatment. Understanding when to report a car… read more

An Honest Evaluation of a Slip and Fall Case in Augusta, GA

When considering the merits of a slip and fall accident case, an honest evaluation must account for several factors. Slips and falls may seem simple, but they can be quite complex under the law. Our Augusta personal injury lawyers know how to assess and calculate your chance of success. Understanding Slip and Fall Accidents A… read more

Causes & Symptoms of Cephalohematoma

A baby’s body is particularly sensitive, leaving babies prone to suffering several types of injuries, particularly during birth. One of the most common kinds of birth injuries in newborns is cephalohematoma. If your child suffers from cephalohematoma in Georgia, you may be entitled to pursue compensation. A birth injury lawyer can review the specifics of… read more

Consequences of Using Your Cell Phone While Driving in Georgia

Everyone knows that using a cell phone while driving can increase the chance of being in an accident. However, it’s important to take a good look at the legal and financial consequences that come along with using your cell phone while driving in Georgia.  Even if you think you can get away with quickly shooting… read more