Car accident injuries are never easy to deal with, especially when they are severe. Truck accident statistics show that serious facial injuries can occur when involved in a crash with a commercial vehicle. Facial injuries can have long-term physical effects but emotional effects can also be seen. If you or a loved one was injured in a truck accident, call a car accident attorney in Atlanta today to find out what you can do.

The Psychological Effects of Facial Injuries

They include the following: 


  • lower life satisfaction;
  • negative body image;
  • post-traumatic stress disorder;
  • alcoholism;
  • depression;
  • marital problems; and
  • anxiety in social situations. 

Because of the effects of car accident injuries, victims may also find it hard to get or keep a job or a spouse, or they may lose and/or alienate friends and family. Truck accident statistics show that because of the size and weight of trucks injury is likely to result in an accident. In addition to emotional distress the physical pain of these injuries and the medical expenses to treat them can be overwhelming. If you think you are eligible for compensation for your facial injuries you should call a car accident attorney in Atlanta who can take a look at your case.

Providing the Legal Help You Need after an Atlanta Trucking Accident

To learn more about the rights of accident victims and what you can do to protect your case, request one of Shane Smith’s books: 10 Mistakes That Can Ruin Your Georgia Wreck Case and Property Damage Guide for Georgia. These books provide valuable tips from an experienced Atlanta personal injury lawyer and facts for Georgia injury victims and are available free of charge to Georgia accident victims and their families. Contact our offices at 1-770-HURT-999 (1-770-487-8999).


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