Every year, millions of people visit water parks in Alabama and throughout the United States. When the summertime rolls around, families want to get outside and cool down on the slides and in the pools while spending some quality time together. While water parks can be very fun and enjoyable, but on the flipside, visitors […]
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When an individual suffers an injury that was someone else’s fault, they can file a claim for damages. This is common in cases such as car accidents, slip and fall/premises liability accidents, hospital accidents, accidents caused by defective or dangerous products, and many others. The first legal step after a personal injury is usually to […]
Alabama has some of the world’s most beautiful beaches, and tourists from throughout the Southeast flock to Alabama’s Gulf Coast every summer to enjoy the fun and relaxation area beaches have to offer. This year, the beaches are expected to be busier than ever due in large part to a $1 million ad campaign that […]
Industrial accidents can be catastrophic for everyone involved, often leaving multiple workers dead or injured. These accidents also tend to get substantial media attention, often leading to a public outcry for accountability. Unfortunately, while this may push companies to correct the errors that led to the explosion, it doesn’t always help injured workers get the […]
When someone suffers an on-the-job injury, they often wonder what legal remedy is best to get reimbursed for the losses caused by the injury. The most likely options would be a workers’ compensation claim or a personal injury lawsuit. But these are two entirely separate legal avenues that have different sets of rules. What are […]
If you have been injured in an accident and you are involved in the claim against the responsible party’s insurer, you might start to get a nagging feeling that you are being watched. In some instances, this feeling might turn out to be more than just paranoia. If you are asking yourself, “can insurance companies […]
If you have recently been involved in an auto accident, you may be wondering if you really need to hire an attorney to handle your claim. After all, attorneys will take a percentage of the compensation you recover (generally about one third), so is it really worth it to hire one? The short answer is, […]
When someone gets injured in an auto accident or sustains some other type of personal injury, they will usually be dealing with an insurance company when they file a claim for damages. And in most cases, it will be the insurance company for the responsible party. There are some instances, however, when you may be […]
With many auto accidents and other personal injuries, it is necessary to miss some time from work in order to physically recover. With more serious injuries, the injured person might need to be out of work for several weeks or even months or longer. Most people do not enjoy being out of work for an […]
Suffering a personal injury can be a life altering event. The financial costs of a moderate to severe injury can be staggering, with medical bills that pile up quickly and the prospect of being out of work for an extended period of time. The financial impact of the injury is only part of the story, […]
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