Personal Injury

The 4 Elements Needed to Prove Wrongful Death

Posted in Personal Injury on March 12, 2019.

A wrongful death claim effectively functions as a personal injury claim on behalf of a victim who did not survive his or her injury. The purpose of a personal injury claim is to make the plaintiff “whole” again after suffering damages from the defendant’s negligence. A wrongful death claim instead compensates the estate of the… 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

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

5 Most Common Holiday Personal Injuries

Posted in Personal Injury on November 14, 2018.

The holidays are a time for celebration, but many factors can make the holidays one of the most dangerous times of the year. It’s essential to know the most common holiday injuries and how to avoid them. It’s also important to know when another party bears responsibility for a holiday injury and your options for… 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