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Head On Collisions

Amber is heaven sent!! Amber and her team worked very hard on my case!! They checked on me while I had my weekly doctor visits. They were very detailed with my settlement. I didn’t have to second guess anything. I would recommend her to anybody who is in a car accident !! I’ve even referred my love ones who also needed her to represent them in an accident. She made my process as painless as possible. I wish I could give her 10 stars!!

Jeannette A., Client

I was referred to Amber by my daughter-in-law. I was involved in two rear end collisions in a three month period. She did an excellent job keeping me informed and explained everything to me, in a manner that I could understand. She followed through with me until I had my settlements.

Shirley H., Client

Amber Gilormo is a knowledgeable and hard working attorney. I would not hesitate to seek her counsel.

Kristen Pitts, Peer

The staff is awesome; thorough! They kept me informed!

Sanchez T., Client

Great Experience Wonderful Amazingly Service! I would definitely recommend to anyone who’s in need of attorneys 😎 They’re right ppl to go to for sure indeed!!

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I have had attorneys in the past that does not compare to Attorney Amber Gilormo. She handle all of my concerns and answered all of my questions in a timely manner, I never had to guess what was happening with my case I was always informed and kept to to date.

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Don’t answer the phone for attorneys who have bought your phone# after an accident — call Attorney Gilormo because you will not be disappointed.

Carla Robinson

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An Atlanta Head On Collision Lawyer For Serious Injuries

A “head-on” car accident, also known as a “frontal” collision, happens when two vehicles moving in opposite directions crash into each other. Head-on car accidents are rare, but they can happen very quickly, and when they do, the enormous opposing forces involved often result in catastrophic or even fatal injuries. Head-on collision accidents are among the most dangerous and damaging types of crashes, even at a low rate of speed. Having an experienced and effective Atlanta head-on collision lawyer is important to ensure you can recover proper compensation for your injuries.

Causes of Head-On Car Accident Injuries

During a head-on collision, your body is moving forward and is suddenly stopped when it hits some part of the inside of your vehicle, such as a seat belt, airbag, or the car’s interior. The impact of the head-on collision can damage your body in a variety of ways.

Seatbelts Can Cause Injuries in a Head-On Car Accident

Seatbelts can save your life, but can also cause serious injuries in a head-on collision, including collarbone fractures; broken ribs; stomach, liver, or spleen injuries; and lung injuries, including collapsed lungs and lungs pierced by your ribcage.

Catastrophic Injuries Due to Airbags 

Airbags are also designed to save your life during a head-on collision, but can result in broken ribs, severe whiplash, facial cuts, spinal injuries and blindness.

Collapsing Cabin Injuries in a Head-On Collision

During a high-speed head-on collision, the car’s front area may collapse, causing serious injuries to the driver and other front-seat occupants, including traumatic brain injuries, broken necks, back vertebrae fractures and herniated discs.

Why Are Head-On Collisions More Dangerous Than Other Types of Collisions?

As discussed above, head-on collisions involve two vehicles moving in opposite directions. These collisions are particularly dangerous because the force of the impact is doubled by the speed of each vehicle. 

Therefore, even a relatively slow head-on collision, with each car traveling as low as 25 m.p.h., will result in an enormous impact equivalent to the force of hitting a wall at 50 m.p.h. Considering that most people travel slightly above the speed limit, it is more likely that you will experience a 130-150 m.p.h. impact in a head-on collision.

An Atlanta Head-On Collision Lawyer at Gilormo Injury Law Can Help if You’ve Been Involved in Head-On Collision

Head-on collisions in Georgia are often complicated by Georgia’s modified comparative negligence doctrine. An experienced Atlanta head-on car accident lawyer at Gilormo Injury Law understands Georgia law and can help if you or a loved one is injured in a head-on collision, and will fight to be sure you recover all of the compensation you deserve. We serve clients in all of Greater Atlanta, including Roswell, Canton, and Cumming.  Contact us to schedule your free consultation.

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