Blog Posts in 2015

Deadly Automobile Accidents on the Rise in Georgia

According to recent statistics published by the Georgia Department of Transportation, in 2015 there was a 25 percent increase in fatalities the first quarter of this year compared to last year. ...
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Ferguson & Paisley Says No to Putting Teenagers Behind the Wheel of Big Trucks

Under federal law, no person under the age of 21 may haul commercial freight across state lines. While some states will grant commercial vehicle licenses to persons over the age of 18, this federal ...
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Crash Avoidance Technology (CAT) Systems May Impact Trucking Accidents in Georgia

Commercial vehicles, in particular tractor trailer trucks, are becoming extremely technologically advanced. The trucking industry continues to spend millions of dollars on advanced crash avoidance ...
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Ferguson & Paisley Donates Support to Thomasville Area Elementary School

Ferguson & Paisley, LLC will be sponsoring a hole at this year’s Jerger Scramble Golf Tournament to be held on September 26, 2015. Donations and entry fees from this tournament are used by ...
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Forklift Injuries on the Rise

Every year more than 100 people are killed and 20,000 people are injured in forklift-related accidents. Forklifts are used in almost every warehouse, distribution center or retail store to move goods ...
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Interstate Motor Carriers versus Intrastate Motor Carriers

Amount of Compensation for Victims of Truck Accidents May Depend of the Type of Motor Carrier Involved There is a key legal distinction between an interstate motor carrier and an intrastate motor ...
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Ferguson & Paisley Represents Victims of Boating Accidents

The hot Georgia summer is upon us and with that comes fun on the water. Whether its fishing in lake areas of Walter F. George, water skiing on Lake Lanier, floating down the Flint River, or deep sea ...
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Ferguson & Paisley, LLC Settles Car Wreck Case for $1.3 Million

Our teenage client was hanging out with his friends one evening and needed a ride home early the next morning. Our client was driven by his buddy (the Defendant in this case) to the client’s ...
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