Personal Injury Blog
Can You Sue Your Insurance Company for Diminished Value?
Hawk Law Group | May 24, 2023 | Car Accidents
Your automobile insurance policy might cover the damage when your car is in an accident. Collision and comprehensive insurance coverage are optional policies you can purchase with your liability insurance policy. Georgia requires all drivers to have minimum liability insurance coverage. The insurance company that covers the damage to your vehicle is responsible for paying… read more
How Much Does a Lawyer Cost in Georgia?
Hawk Law Group | April 13, 2023 | Personal Injury
The biggest question most people have when encountering a legal situation is, “How much is a lawyer going to cost?” It’s understandable that concerns about costs often keep people from seeking legal advice. Learning more about different fee structures can help you decide whether to hire a lawyer for the legal assistance you need. Lawyers… read more
9 Things You Should Know About a Free Lawyer Consultation in Georgia
Hawk Law Group | April 1, 2023 | Personal Injury
If you’re considering hiring a lawyer after a car accident, workplace accident, or another type of personal injury scenario, you might be wondering if you need to pay for a consultation. Fortunately, most personal injury lawyers offer free consultations to potential clients. Here are nine things you should know about a free lawyer consultation: A… read more
Top 5 Most Important Safety Features for Cars
Hawk Law Group | March 25, 2023 | Car Accidents
It’s no secret that car accidents are a leading cause of personal injuries and fatalities across South Carolina. If you’re a motorist, it’s essential to prioritize safety features when choosing a car or when visiting a mechanic for your latest tune-up. Over the past few years, advanced technology has allowed for the development of numerous… read more
Do You Qualify to Sue for Wrongful Death?
Hawk Law Group | March 24, 2023 | Wrongful Death
Nothing is more painful than losing a loved one, especially when the death was preventable. Your family member would still be with you if it had not been for someone else’s negligence or intentional acts. Is there a way to hold the at-fault party accountable for their actions? Criminal Charges vs. Wrongful Death Actions When… read more
What Happens When Someone Dies After a Car Accident in Waynesboro?
Hawk Law Group | March 22, 2023 | Car Accidents
Thousands of people are killed and injured on Georgia roads each year. In 2020, 1,664 people died in Georgia traffic accidents. That year was the deadliest year on Georgia roads in seven years. Traffic fatalities can result in criminal and civil penalties for the at-fault party. Family members may be overwhelmed by the magnitude of… read more
7 Common Motorcycle Crashes and How to Avoid Them
Victor C. Hawk | March 10, 2023 | Motorcycle Accidents
Motorcycle crashes can be extraordinarily dangerous – in fact, 80 percent of these wrecks end in injuries or death. There are several common situations that tend to lead to motorcycle accidents. Knowing about these situations can help you avoid them and stay safe on the roads. Read on to discover the top seven common motorcycle… read more
What Happens When You Are At Fault for a Car Accident in Georgia
Hawk Law Group | February 27, 2023 | Car Accidents
If you’ve been injured in a car accident, you may be wondering if you can recover compensation for your losses even if you were partially at fault. In the State of Georgia, the answer will depend on how much fault you had in causing the crash. What Is Modified Comparative Negligence? Georgia follows a modified… read more
What to Wear to Court in Georgia
Hawk Law Group | February 8, 2023 | Personal Injury
Going to court can be nerve-wracking, especially if you’re trying to get a settlement in a personal injury case. You want to give your case the best chance of success, and dressing nicely can help to get things off on the right foot. But what should you wear to your court date in Georgia? It’s… read more
Window Tint Laws in Georgia
Hawk Law Group | January 29, 2023 | Georgia Law
Tinted windows are common in Georgia because of our hot and humid weather. Window tints can protect drivers and passengers from excess heat and harmful UV rays from the sun. Tints also provide privacy while driving and keep criminals and nosy pedestrians from looking into your car. However, window tint can affect a driver’s visibility… read more