Understanding Tort Law: What it is and Types of Tort Cases
What is tort law? Learn the definition of tort law and what types of personal injury cases fall under this legal area.
Rear-End Car Accidents & Other Dangers of Distracted Driving
Learn about the dangers of distracted driving and how they drastically increase the likelihood of rear end car accidents...
Understanding Colorado's Damage Cap Laws
Colorado is one of many states with damage caps on specific types of claims. Damage caps can limit your recovery when you file a personal injury, medical malpractice or wrongful death lawsuit...
Slip and Fall Cases Involving the Elderly
Slip and fall accidents that involve the elderly are the most common source of premises liability cases. The elderly have a high risk of experiencing some type of slip and fall accident as they age.
Sports Injuries and Your Legal Rights
Sports activities carry inherent risks of injuries. When playing, there’s the knowledge that you could get hurt one way or another. Sports injuries are some of the most prevalent types of accidents.
Important Steps to Take Following Hit and Run Car Accident
In 2010, just in Los Angeles, CA, there were an estimated 21,000 hit-and-run collisions. Los Angeles has the highest rate in the nation of hit and run accidents at 50 percent.
Mediation - An Option for Resolving your Personal Injury Dispute without Going to Court
A personal injury dispute can happen due to a car accident, slip and fall, or any type of injury due to someone else's negligence. A lot of times, individuals settle for way less than they should because they do not seek advice from a personal injury attorney.
Common Bacteria and Organisms Cause Food Poisoning
Contaminated food can make anyone seriously ill. In fact, 76 million cases of food poisoning occur in the United States every year.
5 Reasons Why Men are at Higher Risk of Brain Injury
The devastation a traumatic brain injury causes may last a lifetime, with men being at a much higher risk for experiencing such an event than women.
5 Tips for Documenting Personal Injury Expenses and Damages
The quality and scope of your post-accident documentation can make or break your chances of filing a successful personal injury lawsuit.
Knowing When to Settle and When to Go to Trial
A well-executed settlement can be one of the best resolutions in a civil claim.
New Regulations Govern Tractor Trailer Drivers
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has revised its hours-of-service rules for truckers. These guideline changes take effect July of 2013.
Car Accidents Involving Drivers with the Same Insurance
How do I file a claim if the other driver has the same insurer? Is the process any different than normal? If so, how?
Common Questions About When a Friend Crashes Your Car
If you are like most people, you have undoubtedly let a friend or family member drive your car to run some errands or get around town.
6 Step Mediation Process Helps you resolve Personal Injury Disputes Out of Court
Having your case go to trial is a big step and constitutes a significant escalation in your case.
Compensation Options for Road Rage Victims
Legally speaking, road rage falls under the umbrella of assault and battery in most states.
Why Personal Injury Cases Take So Long
One of the first pieces of advice your personal injury lawyer may give you is to be patient.
Determining Liability in a Truck Accident
Any car wreck is harrowing, but when you've been in a truck accident involving a big rig or semi-truck, the consequences can be devastating.
Accident Advice: Tips From the Experts on Documenting Personal Injury Costs
It is impossible to recover expenses from an injury-causing accident without filing a personal injury claim, and successfully proving your claim is hopeless without proper documentation that establishes who is at fault and the extent of damages.
Meet Colorado Workers' Compensation, Personal Injury
and Insurance Dispute Attorney R. Mack Babcock
Prior to founding The Babcock Law Firm, LLC, R. Mack Babcock spent many years on the other side of workers' compensation, car accidents, personal injury and insurance disputes representing some of the largest insurance companies and corporations in Colorado as an attorney at a midsize insurance defense firm.
Babcock is a member of the Colorado and Denver Bar Associations, the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association and the Workers' Compensation Educational Association. In early 2008, he was elected as the Colorado House District 43 Committee Chairperson for the Douglas County Colorado Democratic Party.
In connection with this position, he is responsible for finding a candidate(s) to run for House District 43, overseeing the campaign(s), organizing volunteers, and also sits on the executive committee for the Douglas County Democratic Party.
Meet Atlanta's Top Workers' Compensation and Work Injury Attorneys
In 2018, two widely respected attorneys joined forces to establish Gerber & Holder Attorneys at Law, an Atlanta-based workers' compensation law firm dedicated to protecting injured workers in Georgia. Together, Ben Gerber and Thomas Holder bring an impressive resume of combined skills, knowledge, resources and experience to work for individuals suffering from a work-related accident such as back and neck injuries, spinal cord trauma, head and brain injuries, construction accidents, truck accidents and other catastrophic injuries.
Both attorneys have an impressive history of success in workers' compensation cases with over 50 years of combined experience practicing law in Georgia. Their accomplishments include recognitions from Super Lawyers, the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, AV Martindale-Hubbell, Avvo, the Atlanta Bar Association, Knights of the Bar, the Lawyers' Foundation of Georgia and others. Ben Gerber also appeared as a guest on the radio show Atlanta Legal Experts. He's also an active member of the Georgia Workers’ Compensation Claimant’s Lawyers (WCCL) board, Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, Atlanta Bar Association and the Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation.