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Can You Get PTSD After a Car Accident?

Posted in Uncategorized on April 18, 2019.

The moments after a car accident can be disorienting and painful – you may suffer severe injuries that could put you out of work for weeks. However, one side effect of Birmingham car accidents many people do not discuss is the emotional impact. You can suffer severe and lasting emotional damage, including post-traumatic stress disorder,… 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

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

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

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

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