May 2, 2020

Common Car Accident Causes & Injuries

Unfortunately, car accidents are just an expected occurrence in Metro Atlanta. Overcrowded highways and interstates, impatient drivers, and constant construction do not help the situation either. Understanding common car accident causes and injuries may help you better protect yourself while driving.

Common Car Accident Causes

  • Texting while driving
  • Distracted driving
  • Drunk driving
  • Speeding
  • Driving recklessly
  • Inclement weather
  • Running red lights
  • Failure to yield

Common Car Accident Injuries

  • Head injuries
  • Whiplash
  • Broken bones
  • Spinal trauma
  • Chest injuries
  • Internal damage and bleeding
  • Herniated discs
  • Cuts & scrapes

Protect Yourself After A Car Accident

It is crucial that you protect yourself after a car accident. Seeking immediate medical attention is absolutely imperative. You also need a qualified car accident attorney to protect your rights. The Foster Firm is well-versed in Georgia law and will fight to get you full compensation.