These days, when someone talks about distracted driving, most of us tend to imagine drivers with their cell phones in their hand, busily texting away. It is certainly the case that texting and other smartphone use is a significant source of driver distraction, evidenced by how most states (including Georgia) have implemented restrictions on the… Keep Reading >>
The Brauns Blog: Where Law Meets Life
Where does the law meet you in everyday life? Probably in more places than you expect. From hosting your child's graduation party to renewing your auto insurance, our daily lives are filled with legal and safety implications, many we never even consider.
Our blog is here to bring those situations to life, tackling the most common questions and misconceptions we hear related to accidents, injuries, and safety. We also feature our work with local nonprofit partners and share legal news and updates from our law firm. Want to find out where the law meets your life? Read on!
When you ride a motorcycle, you are unquestionably one of the most vulnerable motorists on the road. Even with state-of-the-art protective gear, motorcyclists can easily sustain extremely serious injuries when they are involved in accidents, particularly when they are thrown from their vehicles. Motorcycle Accidents and TBIs A motorcyclist can sustain a traumatic brain injury,… Keep Reading >>
If you have driven in Gwinnett County, you have undoubtedly seen large commercial vehicles like semis or tanker trucks hauling their cargo down the interstate or highway. These vehicles can weigh as much as 80,000 pounds and are capable of causing extremely serious damage when they are involved in accidents. For this reason, it is… Keep Reading >>
The days and weeks after you are hurt in a serious accident can be stressful and upsetting. If you are like most accident victims, you have never gone through this process before and are unsure of how to make sure your rights are protected. Fortunately, Georgia personal injury attorney David Brauns may be able to… Keep Reading >>
What should you do if the negligent driver’s insurance policy is less than the compensation you are owed? Here, learn of other possible sources of payment.
Distracted drivers cause many deadly accidents with motorcycles. Learn how people engage in distracted driving and what to do if you’re the victim of a crash.
Were you hurt in a crash with a truck in a construction zone? Learn why truckers cause these tragedies and how this could make your case more complicated.
To get the damages you deserve, you must prove the other driver’s negligence caused your crash. Hiring an accident reconstruction expert may help you do this.
Brake problems are a common cause of truck crashes. Sadly, trucking companies and truckers deliberately take actions to make truck brakes not work properly.
While trucker negligence is often the cause of a jackknife crash, it is not always the case. Find out what other parties may be liable.