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Construction is dangerous. There is no way around this fact. Construction workers are injured at more than twice the rate that many other workers in other industries, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Construction workers know the dangers of the job, and so do their employers. As such, employees and employers usually follow all state and federal laws when it comes to workplace safety.

  • Slip and Fall
  • Trip and Fall
  • Falling Object

Premises liability cases, also known as slip and fall cases, happen when a person is injured because of a dangerously unsafe condition on someone else’s property. Property owners have a duty to keep their premises in a reasonably safe condition for those lawfully on the property. Premises liability law includes so-called “slip and fall” cases, but there are also many other ways a person can get injured because of a defect on the premises, including a trip and fall, being struck by a falling object, assaults that occur because of negligent security, and more.

  • Georgia Governmantal Liability
  • Cobb County
  • Fulton County
  • Atlanta Municipal Liability

Municipal injury claims refer to personal injury or wrongful death claims made against the state of Georgia or any of its respective cities or counties. The government could be the proper defendant in a personal injury when a government employer or government agency is responsible for the injury. The most common examples include a vehicular collision with a government vehicle driven by a negligent government employee or a slip and fall on government property.

  • Legal Briefing
  • Case Auditing
  • Courtroom Work

Sawyer Injury Law offers its services as a litigation consultant to lawyers who have not developed sufficient experience or expertise in trial yet find themselves embroiled in litigation or who are stressed with a large caseload and could use an extra set of skilled eyes to consult on their case. Atlanta personal injury attorney Norman Sawyer has provided consultancy services in the past and is pleased to continue to provide these services to lawyers who need them. Below are some of the areas where Sawyer Injury Law can be of particular service.

  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Burn Injuries
  • Amputation Injuries

All traffic collisions are bad, but some are much, much worse than others. The most serious type of traffic collision is called a catastrophic accident, which leaves the victim with debilitating and life-threatening injuries and pain. If you were involved in such a collision, you have the opportunity to sue the at-fault party for substantial compensation, which usually means maxing out that party’s insurance policy, and potentially going beyond their policy limits.

  • Fatal Automobile Accidents
  • Fatal Semi-truck Crashes
  • Fatal Motorcycle Wrecks

At Sawyer Injury Law, we have worked with individuals who have suffered the most severe and catastrophic injuries in vehicular collisions, construction accidents and other tragic incidents, but worst of all is a fatal crash or fall that takes the life of a loved one. Family members left behind are often devastated by the fact that they lost a beloved member of the family merely because some driver wasn’t driving carefully or attentively, or because a property owner failed to clean up a spill or fix a dangerous hazard before somebody got hurt.

Dedicated & Successful Atlanta Personal Injury Lawyer

Sawyer Injury Law is an Atlanta law firm exclusively devoted to practicing plaintiff’s personal injury law in the Atlanta metro area. Our comprehensive injury practice is dedicated to helping injury victims get medical care and compensation after they’ve been injured by the negligence of another driver or property owner.

At Sawyer Injury Law, we are committed to performing the highest quality of work and have a record of successful results that proves our competence and commitment to our clients. Lead attorney Norm Sawyer brings a depth and breadth of courtroom experience that includes serving as a law clerk for two county judges, plus trial work and appellate work representing both plaintiffs and defendants in personal injury cases throughout Metro Atlanta and nationwide. It’s unusual to find a personal injury lawyer with as much jury trial experience; this level of experience enhances the firm’s ability to achieve excellent results whether negotiating an insurance settlement or achieving a favorable jury verdict in court.

A Commitment to Client Care and Success

With over two decades of experience litigating injury claims from both sides of the case, Norman Sawyer has worked these cases from every angle and has a deep understanding of how to approach the issues in every case. Sawyer Injury Law was formed to take this capability out of the Big Firm environment and create a law office where clients can feel welcome and at home. Here at Sawyer Injury Law, we take the time to sit down with you and talk with you not just about the facts of your case but about your wants and needs as well. We believe that providing good customer service to clients throughout their case is as important as getting good results in the end. We know that you are going through a difficult time in your life, and our job as lawyer and counselor is to make that time better and see to your needs. Sawyer Injury Law is here to help with any negligence claim in the Atlanta metro area.

Vehicular Collisions

Sawyer Injury Law handles every type of motor vehicle collision involving an automobile, motorcycle or truck and another vehicle, bicycle or pedestrian. Mr. Sawyer has almost two decades of experience handling motor vehicle accidents for both plaintiffs and defendants. As a defense lawyer, Mr. Sawyer served as staff counsel for multiple major insurance companies defending automobile collision lawsuits all over the metro Atlanta area and nationwide, including conducting many jury trials.

Workplace Accidents

For most workplace accidents, injured workers can get workers’ compensation benefits without having to prove negligence or fault, but they cannot sue for the full amount of damages. However, the law permits the employee to collect workers’ compensation benefits and also sue whoever is responsible for the injury when the negligent party is not an employer or co-worker. Sawyer Injury Law handles these “third-party liability” cases from accidents on construction sites and factory floors, as well as work-related automobile collisions.

Premises Liability

When property owners fail to provide a reasonably safe premises for their customers, guests or others lawfully on their property, they can be liable for injuries that result from a slip and fall or other accident. Property owners must exercise ordinary care for the safety of people they invite on their property and cannot “willfully or wantonly” injure others with a license to enter the property for various lawful purposes. Norm Sawyer has handled premises liability matters for plaintiffs and defendants throughout the Atlanta metro area and nationwide, and he knows how to build a strong case proving the defendant’s liability and the plaintiff’s damages.

Municipal Claims

When a state or local government is the defendant in a personal liability case, such as a collision involving a government vehicle or a slip and fall on government property, the claim must be handled differently than a case against a private defendant. Failure to know about and follow special procedural rules can cause injury victims to lose out on their claims before they ever start. Mr. Sawyer handled a nationwide insurance company practice defending governments in trucking accidents, premises liability and other civil claims. He even trained the company’s entire claims department on Georgia government liability laws and rules at the insurance company’s municipal claims headquarters in Texas.

Norman Sawyer is deeply experienced in municipal liability claims, and Sawyer Injury Law is the perfect law firm to represent you if you have been hurt by a government employee, a government vehicle, or on government property in Atlanta.

Catastrophic Accidents

Accidents that result in severe injury are typically more complex when it comes to issues of both liability and damages. Catastrophic injury victims may be disabled for the long term or permanently, living with functional limitations or cognitive impairments that significantly disrupt their ability to lead a normal and fulfilling life. Placing a dollar value on these claims may require the use of financial experts and life care planners, and putting these figures together in a compelling fashion for an insurance company, judge or jury requires skill and know-how based on experience. Sawyer Injury Law takes on cases involving the most severe and catastrophic injuries, including traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, burn injuries, amputation, and others.

Wrongful Death

The most tragic accidents result in the needless and preventable death of a loved one. Sawyer Injury Law puts more than twenty years of experience behind developing a case that proves the responsible party’s liability and fault while putting together a persuasive and comprehensive argument for a damages award that represents the “full value of the decedent’s life” according to Georgia’s wrongful death statute. Wrongful death lawsuits provide much-needed compensation to struggling families as well as some sense that justice has been done, and Sawyer Injury Law is committed to pursuing both of these principles for family members who lost a loved one because of another’s negligence or misconduct.

Litigation Consulting

Attorney Norm Sawyer has a history of providing consultancy services to lawyers to assist them in their civil litigation matters. From legal briefing and case auditing to courtroom work, Sawyer Injury Law provides insight, advice and technical assistance based on extensive legal knowledge and years of experience in the courtroom representing plaintiffs and defendants in personal injury cases. If you are a lawyer in litigation on a personal injury matter in Atlanta, consider adding Sawyer Injury Law to your team to increase your chances of success and maximize the value of your case.

Call Your Metro Atlanta Personal Injury Attorney

For help after a personal injury in the Atlanta metro area, call Sawyer Injury Law at 404-777-7890 for a no-obligation, complimentary consultation. We don’t charge a fee until after we are successful in recovering compensation on your behalf. Call or contact us online to talk to a lawyer today.

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What Our Clients Are Saying About Us

Meeting the needs of our clients from day one to the end of the case is our top priority at Sawyer Injury Law. A great result is crucial, but so is listening to our clients, letting them know what to expect, and making sure that their medical and other needs are being taken care of while their case is pending.

See for yourself what our clients have to say about working with attorney Norman Sawyer. You’ll find that not only are they pleased with the results we obtain, but they are gratified by the way they are treated by our office. Clients appreciate how friendly and easy it is to work with Norm, emphasizing how much he stays in communication and updates them on their case, remaining accessible whenever they need him. They value his expertise and ability to handle any challenge that arises, and they are grateful to have found an attorney who truly cares about them as a person.

"My final settlement was more than I anticipated"

Norm was great to work with. He stayed in ongoing communication with me throughout the whole process, providing updates before I even had the chance to ask. Norm was very...

— Anonymous
"Greatly exceeded my expectations"

My experience with a recent injury claim was seamless. Norman Sawyer handled my claim and the outcome greatly exceeded my expectations. I was in a small accident but the impact...

— Anonymous
"Finally someone cared about my wellbeing and fought for me"

Norm took over my case and I was very pleased with how he communicated with me and kept me informed of my case. Norm is very thorough with calls, paperwork,...

— Anonymous
"I received a settlement that I was pleased with"

I was in a car accident and was struck by an 18 wheeler forcing itself into my lane. Because the truck driver did not receive a citation most lawyers felt...

— De'Onte G.
About Norm Sawyer

Norman (Norm) has over 17 years of experience representing clients in personal injury matters, both as a defense and plaintiff’s attorney. During his time as a defense attorney, he amassed a great deal of jury trial experience, much more than the average plaintiff’s personal injury lawyer. Norm brings expertise in litigation and trial strategy to his practice at Sawyer Injury Law, along with proficiency in complex negotiations and settlement agreements in personal injury and mass tort litigation, with a focus on motor vehicle collisions and unsafe premises.

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