Image of someone hailing a ride on a rideshare app
January 15, 2024
Auto Accident

If You’re Harmed During a Rideshare, Do You Sue the Driver or the App?

The rideshare industry has transformed transportation in Alabama, with services like Uber and Lyft becoming widely recognized for their convenience and affordability in getting people from place to place. But as ridesharing grows, with 36% of Americans using ridesharing services, so does the frequency of related accidents. Given that regulations for ride-sharing apps are relatively […]

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Image of someone touching a sore wrist while typing at a computer
January 8, 2024
personal injury

The Silent Perils of Office Jobs: Repetitive Strain Injuries in White-Collar Workplaces

Regardless of the physical demands of your job, there’s a risk of incurring a repetitive strain injury (RSI) if your work involves repetitive motions or maintaining the same posture every day. While desk or office jobs may not expose you to risks like heavy machinery or falling objects, they can still lead to injuries caused […]

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Image of a semi-truck driver in his truck looking tired
January 1, 2024
Trucking Accident

Road Fatigue: Mandatory Rest Periods and Their Impact on Truck Accidents in Alabama

The trucking industry is the lifeblood of our nation’s economy, responsible for transporting goods that keep businesses running and store shelves stocked. However, this vital industry faces a significant challenge: road fatigue among truck drivers. Driver fatigue impacts road safety, endangering both truck drivers and other road users. Approximately 13% of all injuries and fatalities […]

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December 26, 2023
Auto Accident

Celebrating Responsibly: Avoiding New Year’s DUIs and Their Dire Consequences

New Year’s Eve is a time of festivity and reflection as people come together to bid farewell to the old year and welcome the new one. But it’s also a night when the temptation to drink and drive can escalate, posing increased risks on Alabama’s roads. While enjoying the night’s celebrations, it’s crucial to be […]

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Image of a man with his leg in a cast
December 20, 2023
Auto Accident

What Should You Do If You’re Injured in a Hit-and-Run in Montgomery, Alabama?

Car accidents are traumatic anytime they cause injuries or fatalities, but when the at-fault driver flees the scene, they become even more stressful and upsetting to the victims. Unfortunately, drivers flee the scenes of serious crashes for many reasons. It is possible they were driving without a valid license or insurance, or they may have […]

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December 18, 2023
personal injury

E-Scooter Accidents: An Alabama Personal Injury Perspective

In recent years, the streets of Alabama cities have seen a new addition to their urban landscape – electric scooters, also known as e-scooters. These compact and convenient vehicles have surged in popularity, offering an eco-friendly and efficient mode of transportation for residents and tourists. However, as their numbers on the streets increase, so does […]

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December 11, 2023
personal injury

How Alabama’s Abandoned Property Laws Can Lead to Personal Injury Claims

Alabama’s laws regarding abandoned properties are designed to safeguard individuals from hazards associated with neglected or unoccupied properties. These laws specify the responsibilities of property owners to maintain their properties in safe condition and manage any potential risks. This ensures that even if a property is abandoned, it does not become a danger to the […]

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December 4, 2023
personal injury

Why Time is of the Essence in Medical Malpractice Cases

If you’ve been a victim of medical malpractice, it’s essential to act swiftly to help safeguard your right to claim compensation. There are legal time limits for starting a claim, and the more you delay, the more challenging it can become to gather the necessary evidence to support your case. Consider consulting with an experienced […]

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November 27, 2023
personal injury

7 Common Mistakes That Can Jeopardize Your Personal Injury Claim

When you’ve suffered an injury due to the negligence of another party, pursuing a personal injury claim can be key to securing compensation for medical bills, lost wages, and pain and suffering. This compensation is vital in helping you get back on track after an unexpected injury. However, many claimants unintentionally sabotage their claims by […]

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November 20, 2023
personal injury

Why You Should Think Twice Before Giving a Recorded Statement to an Insurance Adjuster

In the aftermath of an accident, insurance companies often seek recorded statements from claimants, presenting them as a routine step in the claims process. However, this request carries hidden risks that could harm your chances of a fair settlement. Before making any recorded statements to an insurance adjuster, contact an Alabama personal injury lawyer for […]

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