Athens, GA asked in Personal Injury for Georgia

Q: I was injured in a car accident while there was a slow-down alert due to road conditions. I was going the speed limit.

Will I still get in trouble due to the alert?

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2 Lawyer Answers

Peter N. Munsing


A: Assuming someone ran into you and not the other way around you have a claim. Contact a member of the Ga Trial Lawyers Assn for the county where it happened. They give free consults.

Timur Akpinar


A: If you are contemplating bringing a claim, you could consult with a personal injury attorney in Georgia, many of whom give free initial consultations. Your speed is one factor, but an attorney examining the accident would want to look at other factors.

Tim Akpinar

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