Scott Monge’s Answers

Scott Monge

Atlanta Personal Injury Lawyer.

Contributor Level 9
  1. I got hit by an automobile while walking through a crosswalk where there was a stop sign. What can I do?

    Answered 9 months ago.

    1. Kenneth Ronald Smith
    2. Glen Edward Ashman
    3. Samuel Cohen
    4. Darrell Brinnett Reynolds Sr.
    5. Peter Jonathan Ross
    6. ···
    10 lawyer answers

    Under Georgia law drivers have a duty to avoid striking pedestrians and to honk their horns prior to the collision. Proceeding on the assumption the driver was negligent the next step to look at your damages which generally are in 3 categories; pain & suffering, medical expenses and lost wages. A claim can be made on the at fault driver's liability insurance policies. If the other driver does not have sufficent liability coverage then you would be covered by uninsured/underinsured insurance...

    4 lawyers agreed with this answer

  2. I was in an accident and suffered a fractured rib and kidney injury. My husband suffered shoulder injuries.

    Answered 11 months ago.

    1. Thomas Andrew Miller
    2. Jonathan P. Sexton
    3. T. Michael Flinn
    4. Noah Howard Pines
    5. Jarome Emile Gautreaux
    6. ···
    24 lawyer answers

    Under Georgia, law the mininum limits are $25,000 per person and $50,000 per incident. This means if both you and your husband were injured and the at fault driver had the mininum limits required by law then you each would be able to recover up to $25,000 per person for a total of $50,000 for both of you for this incident. Bear in mind we are only talking about a single policy. An investigation needs to be done confirming the amount of available liability insurance for the at fault driver,...