The Atlanta Police Department recently announced that it would no longer be responding to car accidents where no injuries are reported. This is a temporary measure, due to the coronavirus. The APD made the announcement on July 30, 2020, via social media. They wrote, “to protect the health and safety of our staff and customers,…

Most of us already know how dangerous Georgia’s summer heat can be. We know to limit our time outside on hot days, drink plenty of water, and seek cool shelter if we start feeling disoriented. But do you have a plan for the heat safety of your children and pets? Heatstroke occurs when the body…

How has the coronavirus pandemic impacted Georgia’s legal industry overall? Just in general, the coronavirus has made people aware of simple things, like how often they wash or sanitize their hands, how close they stand to people, or whether they shake hands with someone. For the legal industry, the Georgia Courts have started to implement…

With Georgia traffic slowly returning to normal, and with May being Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, Burrow & Associates would like to highlight some of the state’s guidelines on safe driving. Motorcyclists need to understand Georgia’s licensing, insurance, and other requirements. It is also essential for drivers to be cautious and alert when sharing the road…

Are you looking to purchase a new vehicle? You might want to check out the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s Top Safety Pick List. IIHS is a non-profit organization funded by auto insurance companies. The group works toward reducing the number of vehicle collisions and injuries by researching and product-testing popular passenger vehicles. Earlier this…

December is National Drunk and Drugged Driving Prevention Month, a time to raise awareness about the dangers of driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol. With the holiday season upon us, this is also an opportune time to encourage people to celebrate safely. If you are going to consume alcohol during a holiday party,…

Medical malpractice is one of those legal concepts you hear about so often that it’s easy to think you know what it means. Yet, many people often misunderstand it—usually believing it includes one of two extremes:

MythBusters is a show that busts myths for fun. They’re not out to wag fingers at us. Instead, the show likes to disprove things we think are true and show that what we believe is wrong. Yet, MythBusters clearly showed that taking a simple cell phone call while driving led people to fail a driving…

We worry so much about car accidents caused by other drivers, bad weather, or speeding that it’s easy to overlook another important cause: your car’s tires. Sadly, many people die or are injured every year in car accidents that were caused by problems with tires. Some simple, regular inspections and preventative care can help avoid…

It’s a driver’s nightmare—hitting road debris that actually causes a car accident. Driver-on-driver accidents are scary, but at least you’re dealing with another person. Road debris is just an object, and you can run across objects at any time that range from large rocks to exploded tractor trailer tires. Usually, you have plenty of time…

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