Owens & Mulherin

Tips for Your Day in Court

Most personal injury cases never go to trial. Typically, injury claims are settled with the insurance company and defendants. Sometimes, an arbitrator decides the outcome in a quasi-judicial proceeding. There is a good chance,…more

| Personal Injury

Options for Employees Who Suffer On-the-Job Injuries

There is not a one-size-fits-all solution for recovering compensation after a workplace injury or illness. In fact, an injured worker often has a combination of options. - Workers’ compensation insurance - Third-party…more

| Worker’s Compensation

Traffic Laws for Your Teen Driver

One of the most exciting days in teenagers’ lives is the day they begin to drive. This rite of passage represents freedom and maturity. For parents, however, stress and concern often accompany this important milestone…more

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Graco Car Seat Recall

This February Graco Children's Products, Inc. (Graco) announced a massive recall of its toddler and booster child restraint systems. With an estimated 3.7 million units affected, the recall is one of the largest in history…more

| Personal Injury

Understanding Personal Injury Class Actions

A class action designation allows a group of plaintiffs to file one lawsuit against the same defendants. When appropriate, the procedural device can give plaintiffs more leverage against corporate defendants and can spread legal…more

| Personal Injury

How to Protect Yourself From Uninsured Motorists

Violating certain laws, even when the violation seems benign or inconsequential, can nevertheless have real consequences for the lawbreaker and the victim. One common example is driving without car insurance. If an uninsured…more

| Personal Injury

Elder Protections in the Affordable Care Act

Twenty-one employees of a Georgia nursing home specializing in caring for patients with Alzheimer’s disease were recently arrested on abuse charges that included using bed sheets as restraints and failing to maintain proper…more

| Personal Injury

Is a Dangerous Product Lurking in Your Home?

Manufacturers have an obligation to supply products that are safe. Unfortunately, dangerous and defective products often make their way to the market. Just recently, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) issued a recall…more

| Consumer Protection, Personal Injury

Third Party Liability Claims in Georgia Workplace Accidents

Workplace injuries can result in significant financial concerns, including costly medical bills and significant missed time from work. To help stay afloat while you recover, it is important to explore all potential avenues for…more

| Worker’s Compensation

The Passenger’s Right to Sue for a Car Accident

Passengers are frequently the innocent victims of Georgia car accidents. The responsible parties can include the driver of the vehicle in which you were a passenger, another driver on the road and even the manufacturer of the…more

| Personal Injury

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