October 2017

Can I Be Fired For Filing a Workers Compensation Claim?

2018-06-22T16:38:48-05:00October 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 [...]

Workers’ Comp and Injuries on the Job

2018-06-22T16:39:08-05:00October 3rd, 2017|Uncategorized|

People get injured on the job; it’s a workplace fact. No matter your occupation – and some are far more dangerous than others – your safety should be a work priority. There are a variety of injuries that are common across many kinds of jobs. Whether you sit in front of a computer or work [...]

September 2017

When to Call a Personal Injury Lawyer

2018-06-22T16:39:09-05:00September 29th, 2017|Uncategorized|

When you’ve been injured, it’s natural to want to put it behind you and get down to the important task of regaining your health. The insurance claim process after an accident can be overwhelming, and many people are tempted to simply take whatever settlement they’re offered. The total cost you’ll experience, however, is difficult to [...]

Truck Speed Limiter Rule Stalls under Trump Administration

2018-06-22T16:39:11-05:00September 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Last summer, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration proposed equipping certain commercial motor vehicles, i.e., large trucks, with speed limiting devices. These devices would work to limit the maximum speed the truck would be able to travel, which safety advocates estimated could save lives and more than $1 billion dollars in fuel costs each year. [...]

August 2017

Receive Compensation After A Railroad Injury

2018-06-22T16:39:13-05:00August 2nd, 2017|Railroad Accidents, Uncategorized|

Railroad Injuries in Alabama A railroad is a dangerous working environment that puts workers at risk every moment that they are at work. Railroads have had a history of being dangerous since they began to roll into the United States. Legislation has even been passed, such as the Federal Employers Liability Act (FELA) in 1908, [...]