June 2020

Pedestrian Fatalities Rising Sharply in Alabama

2020-06-29T10:20:01-05:00June 26th, 2020|Bike and Pedestrian Accidents, Car Accidents, Personal Injury Law|

Over the past decade, the United States as a whole has seen an astounding increase in the number of automobile accidents that resulted in pedestrian fatalities. While the combined number of other motor vehicle accident deaths not involving pedestrians rose just two percent, pedestrian fatalities spiked 53% during the 10-year period from 2009-2018! During this [...]

October 2019

Halloween Scary Facts & Safety Tips

2019-10-31T22:04:54-05:00October 30th, 2019|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 [...]

March 2019

Bicyclist and Pedestrian Safety

2019-03-28T15:02:21-05:00March 28th, 2019|Bike and Pedestrian Accidents, Personal Injury Law|

As spring begins and with summer right around the corner, more Alabamians will walk and bike along an increasing number of popular bicycle and pedestrian lanes and paths. Alabama Bicyclists At Greater Risk Unfortunately, Alabama gets poor grades as a place to ride a bike. The League of American Bicyclists, a bicycle advocacy group since [...]

April 2017

February 2017

What are Liens and How Will They Affect My Settlement?

2018-06-22T16:40:11-05:00February 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 [...]

January 2017

Alabama dram shop law is basis of lawsuit in fatal accident

2017-03-25T21:40:49-05:00January 21st, 2017|Bike and Pedestrian Accidents, Wrongful Death|

Alabama dram shop law is basis of lawsuit in fatal accident On behalf of Clay, Massey & Associates, P.C. posted in wrongful death on Thursday, September 22, 2016. In May, an 18-year-old male was killed when he was walking from a Hooters to his hotel across the street. That teen's family has [...]

August 2016