How Long Does It Take to Get Insurance Money?

Posted in Uncategorized on May 15, 2017.

If you’ve been injured in an accident, you may think your insurance payout can’t come soon enough. Medical bills mount quickly, and missing work can leave you struggling to make ends meet. A timely insurance payout may be essential to keep your family afloat. So how long can you expect to wait before getting your… read more

The 6 Worst Things You Can Do After a Car Accident

Posted in Car Accidents on May 8, 2017.

Being involved in a car accident in Alabama is stressful, even if you are the level-headed type. Under intense stress, we may do or say things we regret later on. The truth is, Alabama car accidents are so common we’ll probably all be involved in one in our lifetime. Whether you’re in a minor fender… read more

The Best New Car Safety Features

Posted in Car Accidents on May 5, 2017.

Are you in the market for a new vehicle? While your main focus may be horsepower or the color, it’s also important to consider safety features. Today’s models come fully loaded with the newest in safety technology. But which features will contribute the most to keeping your family safe on the road? We’ve compiled a… read more

New Study Shows Cervical Cancer Deaths Underestimated

Posted in Uncategorized on May 5, 2017.

A new study found that cervical cancer rates were higher than originally thought, finding that women are at higher risk for complications and death. According to a study recently published in the journal Cancer, previous estimates did not account for women undergoing a hysterectomy procedure, which eliminates the chance of cervical cancer altogether. When adjusted… read more

Best Apps to Keep Your Teen Driver Safe

Posted in Uncategorized on March 28, 2017.

Distraction-related car accidents in the United States injure about 1,161 people and kill over eight people every day. Cell phone and electronic device use are major contributors to distraction-related car crashes, accounting for about 14% of all fatal accidents in 2013 (the most recent year for which data is available). Of all drivers 15 to… read more

Driving Safety Tips for Seniors

Posted in Uncategorized on March 21, 2017.

Staying safe on the road as you get older may take a few adjustments to compensate for age-related physical changes and health conditions. Everyone must take stock of their driving abilities and make necessary changes at some point in their lives. This is the only way to remain a responsible driver who does his or… read more

Explaining AL’s Car Accident Statutes of Limitations

Posted in Car Accidents on March 15, 2017.

Statutes of limitations are laws that forbid a person from filing a criminal or civil claim after a certain number of years have passed after the incident. The United States legal system put statutes of limitations in place primarily to protect defendants. The law has statutes of limitations to encourage plaintiffs and victims of crimes… read more

The Dangers of Drowsy Driving and Lack of Punishment

Posted in Car Accidents on February 28, 2017.

Alabama police officials and lawmakers are bringing a very serious concern to the public’s attention: drowsy driving. Most Americans are aware of the dangers of driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol, but many do not realize that driving while drowsy can be just as dangerous. In an effort to bolster awareness about the… read more

Tips to Make Your Daily Commute Less Stressful

Posted in Uncategorized on February 24, 2017.

The majority of the American workforce drives to work using personal vehicles. Public transportation, bicycling, and telecommuting have grown in popularity in recent years, but commuting in a personal vehicle is still the preferred method for getting to work in the United States. The daily commute can be stressful, especially in busy metropolitan areas. Cities… read more

How Do You Know When a Death Qualifies for a Wrongful Death Suit?

Posted in Uncategorized on February 21, 2017.

When a person is injured by another person or entity, the injured party can usually file a personal injury lawsuit to recoup expenses resulting from the incident. If the injured party is incapacitated, a family member or spouse may file a lawsuit on his behalf. When someone dies, his surviving family may wonder if the… read more