Protect Your Rights After A Car Accident

By | 2018-02-12T13:13:19+00:00 February 12th, 2018|Car Accidents, Distracted Driving Accidents, Truck Accidents|

Car accidents disrupt lives, whether temporarily or for the duration of the injured person’s life. Residents and non-residents involved in an automobile accident in Alabama must follow state rules and regulations. This article contains important requirements and also helpful hints based on our experience representing people involved in automobile accidents in Alabama. Safety First After [...]

Workers’ Compensation for Construction Site Injuries

By | 2018-02-08T16:10:47+00:00 February 8th, 2018|Construction Site Accidents, Workers' Compensation|

Injured on a construction job site? Maybe a co-worker accidentally hit you with a tool. Or maybe it was caused by a piece of dangerous equipment. Whatever the cause, you may have an injury that needs medical care. And you may need some time off work to recover. You will likely have medical bills and [...]

Maritime & Offshore Injury Laws

By | 2018-01-31T12:11:13+00:00 January 31st, 2018|Maritime Accidents|

The phrase “be careful out there” applies doubly to Alabama’s offshore or maritime workers, including seamen, commercial fishermen, and offshore workers in the oil industry. Their workspace contains many of the elements of an accident – wild weather; slippery surfaces; heavy, moving equipment; toxic material exposure, and extreme temperatures. Five Laws Provide Coverage for Injured [...]

What Maritime Injuries Can I Be Compensated For?

By | 2017-11-08T15:47:48+00:00 November 30th, 2017|Maritime Accidents|

The maritime industry provides jobs for countless people in the oil, gas, fishing, and transportation industries. Unfortunately, injuries are all too common in this line of work, and many workers incur high medical expenses or lose wages after an accident. If you’ve been injured while working at sea or at a port, you should contact [...]

Who Is Responsible for My Shore Boat Injury?

By | 2017-11-08T15:45:57+00:00 November 22nd, 2017|Maritime Accidents|

People can be injured on shore boats in a variety of ways. For example, the boat might have crashed, tipped over, or sunk. Passengers can also be injured from hitting a wave or the wake of another boat. Shore boat injuries can result in sky-high medical bills, and victims can be in pain for years. [...]

Workers’ Compensation: Follow Your Doctor’s Orders

By | 2017-12-13T12:20:05+00:00 November 15th, 2017|Personal Injury Law, Workers' Compensation|

Accidents on the job site can result in broken bones, strained muscles, and other painful injuries. After receiving immediate medical attention, it’s important to continue to follow your doctor’s orders to a “T.” If you skip appointments or stop taking your prescriptions, you might lose your workers’ compensation claim. At Clay, Massey & Associates, P.C., [...]

4 Things To Do After an Accident

By | 2017-12-05T00:00:09+00:00 November 8th, 2017|Car Accidents, Personal Injury Law|

After an accident, getting immediate, proper medical treatment by professionals should be everyone's first priority. But after being treated and stabilized, what steps should be taken next? The attorneys at Clay, Massey & Associates, P.C., have helped thousands of victims receive the compensation they deserve, but our strongest cases have had the most supporting evidence. [...]

Can I Be Fired For Filing a Workers Compensation Claim?

By | 2017-10-30T10:35:52+00:00 October 30th, 2017|Uncategorized|

If you were injured at work, you may be worried about filing a workers’ compensation claim. Many people avoid filing workers’ compensation claims in fear of losing their jobs. The good news is that all states prohibit employers from discriminating against employees because they were injured at work or because they filed a workers’ comp [...]

How Contingency Fees Work in Personal Injury Cases

By | 2017-11-15T23:55:52+00:00 October 23rd, 2017|Uncategorized|

After any type of accident, it’s wise to consult with a local personal injury attorney. You may be eligible for compensation for your medical bills, lost time at work, property damage, and pain and suffering. During your initial consultation, you will probably hear the phrase “contingency fee” when discussing the price of retaining the attorney’s [...]

When Should I See a Doctor After a Car Accident?

By | 2017-11-07T20:56:56+00:00 October 12th, 2017|Car Accidents|

If you are ever involved in a car accident, you should seek medical care as soon as possible. Sometimes people delay seeking medical attention right away because they don’t feel any pain or other effects from the crash, or because they believe the pain is minor. However, it’s possible to have sustained a personal injury, [...]