How Often Should Car Maintenance Be Performed?

March 7, 2018
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Performing maintenance on vehicles should be something that all car or truck owners should do for a number of reason. Obviously, proper maintenance can keep your vehicle running smoothly over a number of years, but it has benefits regarding keeping people safe when on the road. What most people don’t…

Can Temperature Cause a Tire Blowout?

February 26, 2018
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What happens when temperatures rise above or fall below normal? How is your vehicle affected? Unfortunately, there are a number of parts of your vehicle that can be impacted, include your tires. One common cause of auto accidents is a tire blowout. While broken tread is most often the cause of…

FAQ: Personal Injury Lawsuits

January 17, 2018
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Injuries are difficult to deal with enough without having to worry about some of the problems that come with it. Injuries often lead to physical, emotional, and financial hardships for which nobody is prepared. Victims may have many concerns, but they are not sure of the answers they need. Our…

Pedestrian Hit by a Car? Here’s What to Do

October 25, 2017
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When we think of a car accident, we typically think of an incident involving one or more vehicles and possibly an inanimate object, like a tree. But sometimes, car accidents involve pedestrians who are struck by a reckless or negligent driver — and if you or someone you love has been…

What's a Personal Injury Case Worth?

Is It Possible to Appeal a Personal Injury Claim?

October 19, 2017
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When someone is hurt by another person’s negligent or reckless behavior, they may file a personal injury claim against that person. This can help them recuperate financial losses they may have incurred as a result of the injury, and it can help them get back on their feet — both figuratively…

What's a Personal Injury Case Worth?

What’s a Personal Injury Case Worth?

September 28, 2017
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If you have sustained an injury due to someone else’s reckless or negligent behavior, your life has probably become more difficult and complicated. You may be unable to work, instead spending all your time going between the doctor’s office and the pharmacy. Getting to these simple appointments may be further…

've Been Seriously Injured. Now What?

I’ve Been Seriously Injured. Now What?

September 27, 2017
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Personal injury can happen anywhere — the highway, a grocery store, anywhere — and when it strikes due to someone else’s negligence or recklessness, you may suddenly find yourself stuck with a stack of medical bills and a disturbing lack of paychecks in your bank account. There are a few…

The Most Dangerous Highway in Alabama

What’s the Most Dangerous Highway in Alabama?

July 10, 2017
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Driving is a dangerous activity – arguably the most dangerous thing we’ll do on a daily basis. There are a lot of factors that go into why driving is dangerous. One of these factors is the road itself. Many injuries and fatalities occur on Alabama’s highways, from the big interstates…

How Does the Legal Process Work? Part 2: Investigating the Case and Filing Suit

March 14, 2017
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In part 1 of our three-part series on the legal process, we talked about telling your story – contacting our law firm and explaining what has happened. That action started a process that takes you from first steps to our privilege of being able to call you our client. Once…

Injured on Someone Else's Property? Here's What to Do

Injured on Someone Else’s Property? Here’s What to Do

September 28, 2016
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People get injured on their own property all the time. In fact, your home is probably the most dangerous place in the world for you, because you spend so much time there. But if you get injured on your own property, there isn’t much you need to do beyond seeking…

Should a Personal Injury Case Go to Trial?

September 2, 2016
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You’ve probably seen advertisements from personal injury lawyers who claim they’ll get you a massive settlement – it’s as easy as calling a lawyer, snapping your fingers, and waiting for a check to arrive. As enticing as that sounds, they don’t tell you two things: It may not be in…

Why Does a Lawsuit Take So Long?

January 26, 2016
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We hear this a lot from clients. As personal injury lawyers in Birmingham who represents seriously injured people, we are all too familiar with this concern. Because we are right there with our clients throughout the entire process, we certainly understand the concern, and we do our best to explain every stage…