August 2018

Nursing Home Neglect & Abuse

2018-08-16T12:06:35+00:00August 16th, 2018|Nursing Home Accidents, Personal Injury Law|

  Sweet Home Alabama may not be so sweet for some of the approximately 25,000 residents of the 225 nursing homes in the state. According to a recent study, Alabama ranked 49th in long-term care provided for older adults. Only Kentucky and Indiana did a poorer job. This ranking raises serious questions about whether the [...]

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

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 [...]

May 2018

RECALL ALERT: Fiat Chrysler Cruise Control May Not Turn Off

2018-06-22T16:38:38+00:00May 29th, 2018|Car Accidents, Defective Products, Personal Injury Law|

Fiat Chrysler announced it is recalling approximately 5 million vehicles due to a defect which could make it possible for drivers to be unable to turn off the cruise control. The identified issue could also cause the vehicle to speed up unexpectedly. Do Not Use Cruise Control On Affected Models Fiat Chrysler advises that drivers [...]

Bicyclist and Pedestrian Safety

2018-06-22T16:38:39+00:00May 14th, 2018|Bike and Pedestrian Accidents, Personal Injury Law|

As spring turns into summer, more Alabamians will hike and bike along an increasing number of popular bicycle and pedestrian lanes and paths. Birmingham and Huntsville already have bike-sharing services, and a similar service in Mobile will add at least 500 bikes to the traffic mix this summer. Alabama Bicyclists At Greater Risk Unfortunately, Alabama [...]

November 2017

Workers’ Compensation: Follow Your Doctor’s Orders

2018-06-22T16:38:47+00:00November 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

2018-06-22T16:38:48+00:00November 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. [...]

September 2017

Protect Your Personal Injury Claim

2018-06-22T16:39:09+00:00September 23rd, 2017|Personal Injury Law|

If you’ve been injured by someone else’s negligence, you know how difficult that can be. Allow your experienced personal injury attorney to guide you through the legal process – which can be exceedingly convoluted – and toward your rightful compensation. From collecting essential evidence to negotiating with the insurance provider, the intricacies involved in a [...]

June 2017

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 [...]