Motorcyclists Negligent Drivers
July 18, 2022
Motorcycle Accident

How Motorcyclists Can Protect Themselves from Negligent Drivers

If you drive a motorcycle, you are more vulnerable to accidents and injuries than other drivers on the road. Not only do you have to maneuver your motorcycle to avoid falling or skidding, but you must also watch out for other drivers who may fail to see you or try to overtake you in a […]

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Miss and Run Accident
July 11, 2022
Auto Accident

Can You Get Compensation for a “Miss-and-Run Accident?”

Some of these accidents were miss-and-runs caused by a negligent driver whose vehicle doesn’t directly collide with your car and who drives from the crash without stopping. Car accident injuries affect more than just your body. Many drivers experience depression, anxiety, driving phobias, and post-traumatic stress disorder. Compensation for these issues requires the identification of […]

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Spinal Cord Injury
July 4, 2022
personal injury

Which Tests Can Show the Extent of Back and Spine Injuries?

The devastation caused by back and spine injuries can affect your physical, emotional, and financial health. It also impacts your relationship with family and friends. Aside from losing the ability to perform your favorite activities, you will likely have to pay for costly medical bills and future treatments. In 2019, 315 people in Alabama suffered […]

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Boating Accident
June 27, 2022
personal injury

How Is Fault Determined When Two Boats Collide?

There are many opportunities for boating enthusiasts to enjoy their hobby in Alabama, from the Mobile Bay and the Gulf of Mexico to the Yellowhammer State’s hundreds of lakes and rivers. However, with so many places to enjoy boating activities, there is also an increased possibility of boating accidents. Like cars and motorbikes, injuries from […]

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social media
June 20, 2022

Why You Should Stay Off Social Media After an Injury or Accident

According to the latest statistics, 82% of Americans own a social media account on at least one of the most popular platforms like Facebook, TikTok, or Twitter. If you are one of the 223 million social media users nationwide, you may feel tempted to update your status following an accident or an injury to reassure […]

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back pain
June 13, 2022
Auto Accident

How to Tell if Your Back Injury Will Result in Permanent Disability

If you’ve suffered a back injury in a car accident, you may be worried about your ability to resume your normal activities. One study found a causal link between car accidents and nearly 63% of chronic lower back pain in people suffering from the condition. If you suffered a back injury in a car accident […]

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Image of Money
June 6, 2022
Auto Accident

How Much Money Are You Owed After a Crash?

If you are a car accident victim, you will likely incur several expenses related to the crash. These costs can include medical bills, lost wages, and rehabilitation expenses. You may also need to pay for mental health services to help you deal with the emotional fallout from the accident. To help you pay these expenses, […]

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May 30, 2022
personal injury

What You Need to Know About Punitive Damages in Alabama

A personal injury lawsuit in Alabama usually includes compensatory damages. These damages cover economic damages like medical expenses, lost wages, and property damage, and non-economic damages like pain and suffering. Punitive damages are a distinct type of damage that seek to punish or teach the negligent party a lesson by holding them liable for additional […]

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May 23, 2022
personal injury

Should You Sue After a Fall if Your Health Insurance Covers All Your Medical Bills?

Your health insurance company may cover all or most of your medical expenses after a slip and fall accident. If this occurs, you may wonder why you should sue in response to your injury. A personal injury lawsuit may allow you to get compensation for pain and suffering, lost wages, and permanent disability, costs that […]

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May 16, 2022
Wrongful Death

Can You Change an Injury Claim to a Wrongful Death Claim if Your Loved One Dies?

When a loved one suffers an injury in a serious accident, you may begin filing for workers’ compensation or a personal injury claim. However, if the victim passes away before the case is settled, you may change your claim to a wrongful death suit. This change allows the loved one’s beneficiaries to obtain compensation after […]

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