What Happens If Another Driver or Insurance Company Denies Liability?
Posted in Uncategorized on February 12, 2019.
A Birmingham car accident can leave you with medical bills, property damage, and other expenses. Ideally, you will file a claim with an at-fault driver’s insurance policy and they will compensate you for the full extent of your losses. Unfortunately, the process is not always so simple. An insurance company has a duty to pay… read more
2019 Toxic Chemicals Found in Birmingham Water
Posted in Personal Injury on February 11, 2019.
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) under the Trump Administration has no plans to regulate drinking water, particularly with regard to a known carcinogen, a Politico report declared recently. The current leader of the U.S. EPA, Andrew Wheeler, is under pressure to release a detailed response to a concerning increase in per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, or… read more
2019 Tips for Winter Eye Safety
Posted in Uncategorized on January 16, 2019.
Just because the weather is colder during the winter does not mean people are safe from the potential dangers of sun exposure. The human eye is an incredibly complex and sensitive organ that can suffer various problems during the winter. Unfortunately, many people conflate cold weather with minimized risk of sun damage. Consider the following… read more
8 Signs You May Have Black Mold in Your Home
Posted in Uncategorized on January 14, 2019.
Toxic black mold is an incredibly dangerous health hazard that can affect many homes. Black mold can have temporary and long-term effects on a family’s health and it is vital for all Americans to know the warning signs of black mold exposure. In some cases, it may be possible to fix the issue with minimal… read more
What Do Self-Driving Cars Mean for Accident Safety?
Posted in Car Accidents on January 11, 2019.
Human beings are capable of learning vicariously through stories of others’ experiences, but this type of shared experience unfortunately does not carry over to driving ability. A driver cannot absorb lessons learned by another driver after an accident, but an autonomous vehicle can. Self-driving cars have entered the consumer market from a few automakers, legislators,… read more
Alabama Car Accident Forensics 101
Posted in Car Accidents on December 13, 2018.
Car accidents are one of the most common ways that Americans succumb to injuries every year. It is statistically likely that all Americans will be in an accident at some point in their lives, even if they have never been in one before. The fact is not intended to scare; rather, it is a good… read more
Signs Your Child Is Being Harassed & What to Do About It
Posted in Personal Injury on December 13, 2018.
When your child faces harassment or adversity, it can be unbearable, frustrating, and angering. Not only can you often not witness or control the situation, you also cannot always change it. However, legal options exist that can help you and your child through this difficult time. The first step is properly identifying the problem. If… read more
Secure Alabama Weapons or Face Serious Legal Trouble in 2018
Posted in Alabama Laws on December 13, 2018.
In recent weeks, an Alabama man pleaded guilty to a federal weapons charge after his son, a second-grader, took a gun to school and shot himself in the hand. The father, a 41-year-old Huntsville man, made a blind plea and may face up to 10 years in prison. This is partially because the defendant already… read more
Alabama Injured Workers’ Rights
Posted in Uncategorized on November 14, 2018.
Workplace injuries happen all across the country every day, and Alabama employees should know their rights after suffering injuries on the job. Every worker has the right to a workers’ compensation claim without fear of punishment or interference from employers. It’s important for all Alabama workers to know how the state’s workers’ compensation system works… read more
Alabama Ranked 8th in Nation for Fatal Motorcycle Accidents
Posted in Car Accidents on November 14, 2018.
The Auto Insurance Center recently reported that Alabama ranked eighth in the nation for fatal motorcycle accidents. Motorcyclists face a higher degree of risk on the road than other drivers due to the poor protection their vehicles provide in accidents. However, many of the same risk factors that lead to passenger vehicle accidents also affect… read more