September 1st, 2021
Suppose you’ve been involved in a crash with a tractor-trailer, box truck, or another commercial motor vehicle (vehicles with a gross vehicle weight rating of 10,001 or more pounds). In...
August 6th, 2021
Trucking cases are far more complex than car wreck cases. Not only are there potentially more responsible parties to consider, but there is much more evidence available both from publicly...
July 29th, 2021
Crashes involving trucks and 18-wheelers can have serious consequences. Previously, we have discussed the different types of vehicles that can be classified as commercial motor vehicles, how to identify them, and...
Photo of commercial motor vehicle with text reading: "When a truck is not just a truck: part 2
June 18th, 2021
In part one of this series, we discussed the common misconception that for a vehicle to be considered a commercial motor vehicle, it has to be an 18-wheeler. In reality,...
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June 4th, 2021
When you start your commute back to work again, here are 10 ways to stay safe around 18-wheelers. The Covid-19 pandemic not only changed the way Americans work, but it...
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May 19th, 2021
For lawyers who represent injured people, some cases are much more challenging than others. For us, tough cases are an opportunity to get creative and find a way to win....
May 7th, 2021
The Story: On June 5, 2018, our client Eric was driving on Interstate 285 North in Fulton county on his way home from work. An 18-wheeler owned and driven by...
April 15th, 2021
How Insurance Companies Work The primary thing insurance companies do is evaluate risk and act accordingly. When you apply for auto insurance, companies look at your driving history, the value...
December 8th, 2020
If someone’s spouse dies because of another person’s negligence, the surviving spouse can recover for the wrongful death of their significant other. The loss of a loved one is never...
Truck Accidents
May 30th, 2020
Truck accidents can cause major damages, and reaching a reasonable settlement can take time. Nearly all cases will take at least months, while some can take years to resolve.  This...
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January 17th, 2020
Rafi Law Firm handles a lot of commercial motor vehicle cases. That includes cases against truckers, ambulance drivers, tow trucks, delivery drivers, and just about anyone else who was on...