Archive for October, 2019

Preventing an Accident with an 18-Wheeler

  • October 25th, 2019
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In a fight with an 18-wheeler, the big rig will win. In my decades of helping accident victims, it seems that people involved in these accidents are often the most severely injured. Not surprising, a semi weighs about 80,000 pounds…

You Be the Judge: Can You Be Sued for Texting a Driver?

  • October 18th, 2019
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This is a real case – I’ll give you the verdict in a minute. Here are the facts: A truck driver was texting with his girlfriend. There were so many texts back and forth that the trucker failed to control…

New Alabama Law: Drive on the Right

  • October 11th, 2019
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We have a new Alabama law and failure to comply could cost you about $200. Here is the short version: drive on the right unless you are passing. The law gives you a mile and a half to pass. Now,…

Four Ways to Lose Your Alabama Traffic Accident Case

  • October 4th, 2019
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In a traffic accident case, it is everyone for themselves.  And everyone wants something different. The guy who hit you wants to get out of it, the insurance company wants to pay less, and you want to be paid the…