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      Scott Pryor

      Scott is a member of the State Bar of Georgia and is listed in the top 1% of trial attorneys in the nation by the Litigator Awards. He is also a member of Super Lawyers, National Trial Lawyers, the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association—Champion Level and sits on the Communications Committee of GTLA, and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum.

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    • JJ Timmons
      JJ Timmons

      J. J. Timmons graduated from Mercer Law School in 2000. He spent many years thereafter doing insurance defense work in general liability and workers’ compensation for several insurance companies and a major automobile manufacturer. He eventually realized that he was working on the wrong side and has been representing plaintiffs and injured workers for the last seven years.

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    • Zahra Jacobs
      Zahra Jacobs

      Zahra has a background in Project Management and Change Management with 18 years of experience in financial services. Throughout her career Zahra has implemented large scale transformation initiatives of processes and applications keeping people at the forefront. Zahra is very driven and solutions oriented and cares about people. She is also bilingual. In her free time, she enjoys reading, cooking, and spending time with her husband, beautiful daughter, and their many pets (2 dogs, and 3 cats).

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    • Angie Hemmings
      Angie Hemmings

      Angie Hemmings joined Scott Pryor Law just last year, and has already made her mark on the Firm. Her previous employment on staff at a local church prepared Angie for her current role in client relations and marketing. Meeting prospective clients, checking in regularly with current clients, and staying in touch with former clients are what Angie is passionate about. She wants you to know that you and your family are important to her.

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    • Gilbert Abad
      Gilbert Abad

      Mr. Abad is an expert with over eighteen years of experience in the legal field, holds numerous degrees, and is bilingual. Over his career, Mr. Abad had the pleasure of training attorneys, paralegals, legal assistants, and office staff on legal issues and procedures. He has also taught Introduction to Law and Legal Research and Writing as an adjunct professor at Gwinnett College. He has served in the U.S. Army, and has served with the United Nations in Macedonia as a U.N. Peacekeeper.

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    • Kianna Lanier
      Kianna Lanier

      Having recently graduated from the University of Georgia with a B.A. in Political Science, Kianna Lanier has long term goals to pursue a career as an attorney. She first recognized her interest in law through her studies in journalism which allowed her to build proficient writing skills. From there she was able to secure multiple internships where she acquired immense knowledge in legal research.

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    • Amanda Wood
      Amanda Wood

      Amanda is a great recent addition to the Scott Pryor Law team, and is making a difference daily with her great organizational skills and tenacity.  A transplant to Georgia, she moved to Gwinnett county about six years ago with her husband, two children, and two dogs. When not at work, she enjoys reading, crafting, spending time with her family, and spoiling her new grandbaby.

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    • Stephanie Harris
      Stephanie Harris

      Stephanie is an experienced client care liaison and administrative legal assistant. Driven by compassion, she takes pride in providing our clients with care, answering questions, office support, and ensuring client satisfaction. When she is not keeping busy with work Stephanie enjoys the outdoors, kayaking, running, and spending time with her family and friends!

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Motorcycle accidents can result in severe trauma to the biker. Not only are motorcycles more exposed than other motor vehicles, but they are also much smaller, putting the rider at an increased risk for traumatic harm.

Claimants need to document their injuries in Gwinnett County motorcycle accidents. A well-practiced attorney could use this documentation as evidence to help the injured person recover damages.

What are Aggravating Factories in Motorcycle Injuries?

Due to the exposure of a motorcycle, there is no protection for the rider. This often results in injuries that are exponentially greater than those in car accidents. Motorcyclists are required to wear helmets in Georgia, and failure to do so could increase their risk for serious harm.

The rider not only can be hit by a vehicle, but they can be ejected from the bike and hit something else such as the ground or another vehicle. The results of a wreck can be greater in terms of damages for Gwinnett County motorcycle riders, often resulting in catastrophic injuries.

Common Injuries in Motorcycle Wrecks

Depending on the severity of the crash, a motorcyclist in Gwinnett County could suffer a range of injuries. Trauma to the head, neck, and spine, broken bones, cuts or lacerations, hematomas, bruising, road rash, and burns are all possible injuries.

Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBIs)

If the brain has been severely damaged, that constitutes traumatic brain injury. Memory loss, fogginess, and cognitive impairment are common symptoms of a TBI.

Sometimes the brain is permanently impaired, resulting in long-lasting cognitive issues where the person is not able to function as they did before the wreck.

Broken Bones

It is very common for motorcyclists to break their bones when involved in a wreck. This can occur if they collide with a motor vehicle, or if they are thrown from their bike. In serious cases, a broken bone may cut a major vein or artery, and they could bleed to death.

If it is a major break requiring surgery, for example, if the bone is shattered and they need multiple screws and plates put in place, it could require significant time to heal. A lawyer could take that into consideration when calculating a claimant’s damages.

Why is it Important to Seek Medical Attention After a Motorcycle Crash?

Due to the increased risk of severe trauma in motorcycle wrecks, an injured rider should seek medical treatment immediately. Especially in catastrophic cases, it can make the difference between life and death.

It is also important for a person injured in a motorcycle crash to document their injuries. Pictures of the trauma, for example, can be used to prove the severity of an injury.

When somebody has been hurt, and they go to the doctor, the doctor documents the medical records. An injured claimant in Peachtree Corners should communicate with the medical professionals on the full extent of their injuries and keep their medical records for proof of damage following a motorcycle crash.

A Lawyer Could Seek Recovery for Injuries in Motorcycle Accidents

The risk of suffering serious injuries in Gwinnett County motorcycle accidents is substantial. If you or a loved one was seriously harmed in a motorcycle crash, it is important that you seek immediate medical care and keep detailed documentation of your damages. With the help of an attorney, you could seek compensation from the person who caused your injuries. Call now to learn more about how a lawyer could help you.

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