Atlanta Negligence Attorney

If you are injured due to the fault, or negligence, of another party, you have a right to recover fair compensation for your injuries by filing an insurance claim or if necessary, bringing a personal injury lawsuit. An Atlanta negligence lawyer with years of experience handling such cases can:

  • Establish the proper value for your claim for damages
  • Ensure that necessary evidence is preserved
  • Hire the proper experts to support your case

Reach out to the Georgia attorneys at Kenneth S. Nugent, P.C. as soon as possible after your injury so that you have the best chance of recovering the maximum amount on your claim. With offices in eight locations in Georgia, we can come to you for a free case evaluation in 24 to 48 hours.

Types of negligence claims

Personal injury cases based on negligence can arise in many situations. One of the most common causes of personal injuries due to negligence is automobile accidents.  According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Traffic Safety Facts report on 2009 motor vehicle crashes, there were 1,284 fatal crashes in Georgia. Of these, 331 crashes were alcohol related.  Driving drunk and injuring others as a result is an all-too-common example of negligence.

In addition to car accidents, other personal injury claims that may be based on negligence include:

  • Defective products
  • Construction accidents
  • Failure to warn of hidden or unexpected hazards
  • Slip, trip, and fall accidents
  • Truck, bus, and motorcycle accidents
  • Medical malpractice
  • Dental malpractice
  • Hospital negligence
  • Nursing home negligence
  • Premises liability
  • Dog bites and animal attacks
  • Birth injuries
  • Pedestrian injury
  • Wrongful death

Limited time to file your legal claim

It is important to note that under the Georgia statute of limitations you only two years to file a lawsuit against the person or parties who caused your injuries and damages. A skilled Atlanta negligence attorney can ensure that you meet the deadline for the filing of your case. If your attorney has not been able to settle your case, he or she must file the lawsuit before the statute of limitations runs out.

Atlanta negligence attorneys helping victims in Georgia—One call, that’s all

Let our negligence lawyers in Atlanta help you with a free case review to determine the extent of your injuries and your negligence claim. For all injuries caused by negligence, including products liability and defective products, simply contact Kenneth S. Nugent, P.C. online, click on Chat Live above, or call us toll free at 1-888-579-1790.