November 2018

Time Change Effects On Car Wrecks

2018-11-02T14:18:49+00:00November 2nd, 2018|Car Accidents, Causes of Truck Accidents, Distracted Driving Accidents, Truck Accidents|

  It’s time once again to give the clocks an hour’s nudge! Daylight Saving Time was implemented nationwide and standardized in 1966 as a means to save energy used in lighting. However its usefulness is now being called into question more and more as cultural shifts have changed the way we use energy, particularly with [...]

October 2018

Halloween Scary Facts & Safety Tips

2018-10-26T11:41:37+00:00October 26th, 2018|Bike and Pedestrian Accidents, Car Accidents, Distracted Driving Accidents, Drunk Driving Accidents|

  Halloween brings about sights and thoughts of haunted houses, ghosts & goblins, and spooky stories around the campfire. Celebrated every October 31st, it’s one of the most popular holidays with an estimated 41 million potential trick-or-treaters participating in 2017 alone. While most of the day is full of make-believe characters, and most of the [...]

August 2018

Protecting Auto Accident Claims

2018-08-09T11:35:16+00:00August 9th, 2018|Car Accidents, Distracted Driving Accidents, Drunk Driving Accidents, Personal Injury Law, Truck Accidents|

  The Alabama DOT estimates about a 98% chance of being involved in a motor vehicle accident in your lifetime. And based on 2016 accident data, typical drivers in Alabama, over their lifetimes, have greater than a one in three chance of involvement in an injury or fatal crash. If you have injuries or expenses [...]

June 2018

Uninsured Motorist Coverage 101

2018-06-23T17:22:55+00:00June 20th, 2018|Car Accidents, Distracted Driving Accidents, Truck Accidents|

After meeting with yet another client today and giving her the news that the driver who caused her car accident had no liability insurance, I felt compelled to get some information out there about the most important automobile insurance coverage that no one is talking about. That coverage is called Uninsured Motorist coverage, or UM [...]

Holding Phones While Driving Now Illegal In Georgia

2018-06-22T16:38:37+00:00June 12th, 2018|Car Accidents, Causes of Truck Accidents, Distracted Driving Accidents, Personal Injury Law, Truck Accidents|

Beginning July 1, 2018, it will be illegal for anyone to hold a phone in their hands - or support the phone with any other part of their body - while operating a motor vehicle. Passed by the Georgia legislature as H.B. 673, and signed by Governor Nathan Deal, the law known as the "Hands [...]

March 2018

Distracted Driving Accidents in Alabama

2018-06-22T16:38:42+00:00March 8th, 2018|Car Accidents, Distracted Driving Accidents, Truck Accidents|

In 2017, the Legislature made it illegal to text while driving. The schedule of fines shows how serious the lawmakers are about this deadly epidemic: First offense, $25; second offense, $50; third and subsequent offenses, $75. Compare these fines to the $300 fine for littering. Litter does not kill, but distracted drivers do. It is [...]

February 2018

Protect Your Rights After A Car Accident

2018-06-22T16:38:43+00:00February 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 [...]

July 2017

Distracted Driving FAQ

2018-06-22T16:39:14+00:00July 26th, 2017|Car Accidents, Distracted Driving Accidents|

Distracted Driving: Frequently Asked Questions Distracted driving accidents have become a serious issue in America. All over the country, drivers are focusing on more than just the road. It will help you to know the answers to some frequently asked questions so you can avoid dangerous distracted driving accidents and stay safe on the road. [...]

February 2017

How to Avoid the Most Common Types of Car Accidents in Mobile

2018-06-22T16:40:09+00:00February 28th, 2017|Car Accidents, Causes of Truck Accidents, Distracted Driving Accidents, Drunk Driving Accidents, Personal Injury Law, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death|

How to Avoid the Most Common Types of Car Accidents in Mobile If you live in Mobile, there is a good chance you commute to work in an automobile. There is a good chance you have been in a car accident, or you most likely know people who have been in an accident. One of [...]

What are Liens and How Will They Affect My Settlement?

2018-06-22T16:40:11+00:00February 28th, 2017|Animal and Dog Bites, Aviation Accidents, Bike and Pedestrian Accidents, Boating Accidents, Brain and Spinal Injuries, Car Accidents, Construction Site Accidents, Distracted Driving Accidents, Drunk Driving Accidents, Maritime Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Nursing Home Accidents, Personal Injury Law, Slip-and-Fall Accidents, Workers' Compensation|

What are Liens and How Will They Affect My Settlement? First of all, what is a lien? A lien is a hold placed on money that has been or will be awarded at the end of a settlement or judgment. The money that is held aside is to pay a third party for a debt [...]