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How You Can Protect Yourself Against Insurance Fraud

Posted in Uncategorized on October 11, 2018.

Most Americans are aware of the threat that identity theft, or someone stealing and using someone else’s personal information and financial records to commit fraud, poses. There are several things you can do to prevent this and other types of insurance fraud that may lead to significant expenses, fraudulent claims and charges, and a host… read more

How Can I File an Insurance Claim With State Farm?

Posted in Uncategorized on October 11, 2018.

State Farm is one of the leading auto insurance carriers in the United States. Car accidents happen every day all over the country, and most drivers dread having to file a Birmingham car insurance claim. While State Farm has a solid reputation as a fair and reasonable insurance carrier, dealing with an insurance claim is… read more

5 Things You Should Know If Joining a Class Action Lawsuit

Posted in Uncategorized on October 11, 2018.

A class action lawsuit is essentially a legal battle between many plaintiffs and a single defendant, usually a large company. Defective products, one-time incidents, consumer fraud, and many other possible issues can lead to class action lawsuits. When private individuals sustain damages from large, powerful companies they need to know their options for legal recourse,… read more

2018 Alabama Car Seat Laws

Posted in Uncategorized on October 4, 2018.

The way you strap your child into a car seat can mean the difference between life and death in an auto accident. In fact, 35% of children 12 and under who died in car accidents in 2016 were not properly buckled up, according to a report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)…. read more

How Often Do Police Find Hit-and-Run Drivers?

Posted in Car Accidents on October 4, 2018.

It is against the law in Alabama to leave the scene of a car accident without stopping. Drivers have a duty to immediately stop, remain on the scene, and administer assistance before lawfully leaving the scene of an Alabama car accident that causes injury, death, or property damage. Striking an object, vehicle, or person and… read more

Alabama Injured Workers’ Bill of Rights

Posted in Uncategorized on September 5, 2018.

If you’ve ever suffered a workplace injury, then you may be aware of your right to workers’ compensation. However, you have specific rights you may not have realized that apply to that compensation and treatment. The Alabama Injured Worker’s Bill of Rights encompasses all the following conditions for injured workers: Medical treatment at the expense… read more

How Are Forensics Used in Car Accident Cases?

Posted in Car Accidents on August 30, 2018.

Car crashes can cause extensive damages to passengers and vehicles. Even the most minor rear-end accidents can lead to surprisingly serious damage, depending on the conditions of the road. When an accident leads to a property damage or personal injury claim, though, it can be difficult to receive your rightful compensation from the responsible party…. read more

Alabama Ranked 8th in the Nation for Fatal Motorcycle Crashes

Posted in Uncategorized on August 20, 2018.

While motorcycles provide an alternate and often more enjoyable form of transportation to a standard automobile, they also come with their own set of dangers. The smaller size of motorcycles can make them hard for other motorists to notice, and the lack of any sort of enclosed space puts riders and passengers at a greater… read more

Types of Damages Recoverable in a Personal Injury Lawsuit

Posted in Personal Injury on July 31, 2018.

If you’ve suffered injuries due to another’s actions, you may be in the process of forming a personal injury lawsuit. Your goal is likely to recover compensation for your injuries and medical bills, and the laws in Alabama allow victims the right to file a claim after accidents to do just that. The amount of… read more

Dangerous Playground Equipment in Summer

Posted in Uncategorized on July 18, 2018.

As summertime gets into full swing, many parents are taking their children out to enjoy the outdoors and get in some playtime. In addition to keeping an eye on the kids and preparing for the risks of dehydration in the heat, parents will also need to be aware of the dangers of playground equipment during… read more