Motor Accident & Personal Injury Lawyers in Shorter, AL
No one leaves their home in the morning and expects to become an accident statistic. Sadly, over 17,000 vehicle accidents and 100 slip and fall events occur in the United States every day. Personal injuries affect more than the injured individual. A tragic accident can alter the lives of everyone that loves an accident victim. […]
Will COVID-19 Affect My Alabama Personal Injury Claim?
Almost every aspect of society has been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Personal injury claims are already challenging to deal with so you may be worried about it will also have an impact on this. Many entities in Alabama have altered their operations including hospitals, doctors’ offices, insurance companies, and the court system. Given how […]
Can I Get Compensation After a Slip and Fall if There Was a Warning Sign?
If you suffered injuries after slipping and falling on someone else’s property, you may be entitled to compensation. Alabama’s premises liability laws allow injured people to sue the at-fault party and recover damages. However, you must be able to prove that the property owner was negligent in some way. Often, victims attempt to show that […]
How Can I Avoid a Car Accident When Driving in Alabama at Night?
Driving at night is riskier than driving during the day even if you’re taking a route you know well. According to the National Safety Council, even though people only do a quarter of their driving at night, this is when 50 percent of traffic deaths occur. It is important for all drivers in Alabama to […]
Are Teenage Drivers More Likely to Get Involved in Accidents?
If you know a teenager who just got their driver’s license, you may hesitant about driving with them. You’ve probably heard that teens aren’t the safest drivers, and you may be wondering if you’ll be at greater risk of injury if you’re a passenger. Unfortunately, the facts show that teen drivers are more likely to […]
What to Do if You’ve Been Hit by a Drowsy Driver
Drunk driving and distracted driving get lots of attention and people generally know how dangerous they are. However, drowsy driving is just as dangerous even though people don’t talk about it often. A study by the National Sleep Foundation found that around 168 million American drivers admitted to driving while drowsy. Many drivers believe they […]