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Can I Talk on My Cellphone While Driving in Georgia?

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To find out how Georgia Law applies to you, click one of the following:


 

 

These laws reflect the Georgia Law as of December 9, 2011. To be sure these laws still apply, please visit this website: http://www.ghsa.org/html/stateinfo/laws/cellphone_laws.html

Texting:

Many accidents have occured in Georgia because of talking or texting on the phone while driving. This is called distracted driving, and the injuries resulting from these types of accidents can be terrible! If you have been hurt in a car accident because another driving was texting while driving, or was distracted in some other way, then you may have a potential personal injury case.


When you decide to pursue a Georgia injury claim, you will need to establish that someone else acted in a careless or reckless manner. All types of driving behaviors can lead to this, both legal and illegal ones. No matter the type, if it is found to be the direct cause of your accident and injuries, that driver can be found at fault.


Before you decide to seek compensation for serious injuries sustained in an accident caused by a distracted driver, you should consult with an attorney. Legal counsel can help determine if you have a legitimate claim and what types of compensation may be available.


A law firm that handles car accident claims also can assist with the time-consuming and complicated paperwork, along with assembling the evidence you will need to prove liability. Contact an attorney as soon as possible so that you can preserve the evidence in your case.

Injured in Georgia? A Personal Injury Law Firm Can Help

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At Murphy Law Firm our injury law firm team is ready to answer your questions about Georgia personal injury law. We make it a point to provide useful, free information, so you can make an educated decision before you choose to hire us.

If you have been injured and have questions about your accident or your potential personal injury case, start by visiting our article library for relevant and helpful information regarding injuries and cases. You can watch our videos for information from and about James Murphy, or request our FREE books on what to do after an accident or when buying insurance in Georgia. Contact us

James K. Murphy (Attorney)
James K. Murphy is a personal injury attorney, legal commentator, and author practicing law in Georgia

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