Auto thefts in Atlanta have been on the rise, and two car models seem to be at the forefront of this increase – Kia and...
The Psychology of Safe Driving: Understanding the Mindset of Responsible Drivers
When we get behind the wheel on Georgia’s roads, we trust that the drivers around us are responsible and safe. However, this is not always the case. With distracted driving on the rise, it’s essential to understand the psychology of safe driving and what it takes to be a responsible driver. Making a small change […]Austin Poynter
Kia and Hyundai “Defect” has Atlanta Car Thefts Skyrocketing
Auto thefts in Atlanta have been on the rise, and two car models seem to be at the forefront of this increase – Kia and Hyundai. According to a Fox 5 News article, in the first three months of 2022, 49 Kia and Hyundai vehicles were stolen in Atlanta. However, in 2023, for the same […]keenan
Breaking the Habit: Tips for Overcoming Distracted Driving
Distracted driving is a common habit many of us develop over time that can lead to accidents, injuries, and possible death. The habit of distracted driving can be talking on the phone, texting, changing the radio station, eating, drinking, or even daydreaming. Anything that takes your mind off the road is a potential distraction. The [...]Tess
What Are the Leading Causes of Georgia Car Crashes?
Despite our best efforts, almost every driver in the United States is likely to get into at least one car accident in their lifetime. Despite taking every measure to drive safely and sanely, factors outside of the average person’s control mean that there is an ever-present risk of getting into a collision. In 2022, Georgia […]Jake
What is the Holiday Season Drunk Driving Campaign
The holiday season is about celebrating this time of year with loved ones and getting into the holiday spirit. Likewise, many people get behind the wheel impaired from celebrating this festive season. Although it is illegal to drive drunk in 50 states, it still occurs regularly each and every day. More than a quarter of […]Tess
Contributory & Comparative Negligence in Car Accident Claims
In the modern era, cars are an essential component of everyday life for most people in the United States. We rely on motor vehicles to get us to work, help us run errands, and even get to and from vacation destinations. However, with an estimated 284.4 million registered vehicles in the U.S. in 2022, our […]Jake
What is Joshua’s Law?
In 2003, Joshua Brown, a 17-year-old from Cartersville, GA, died in a car accident. Brown was driving on a 2-lane highway in the rain when he hit a puddle, hydroplaned, and crashed into a tree. Brown was severely injured and died from the accident 9 days later. Brown had never had any driver’s education training […]megan
Everything You Need to Know About Georgia’s Hands-Free Law
All drivers in Georgia should be aware of the laws and regulations of the road to keep themselves and others safe. Distracted driving is one of the most common causes of car accidents, claiming over 3,000 lives in 2019. Texting and driving has become the most dangerous act of distracted driving, according to the NHTSA. […]Sabrina
Atlanta Bicycle Safety Statistics
The city of Atlanta is a bicycle-friendly community, especially because of so many people commuting to and from work each day. With a high volume of bicyclists and cars, the area has many accidents as well. Here are some Atlanta bicycle accident statistics from 2019: Pedestrians and bicyclists represented 17% of all motor vehicle crash [...]isabel
Ten Georgia Driving Laws You Probably Haven’t Heard Of
Like any other state in the United States, Georgia has several obscure traffic laws that you may not be aware of. If you live in Georgia or are planning on travelling there by car, knowing the state’s unique driving laws may come in handy. We’ve put together a list of Georgia’s ten strangest driving laws […]Jake