Car Accidents

Types Of Car Accidents Injuries

Recent statistics show that a car accident was reported in Alabama every three to four minutes. With stats like that, it’s not surprising that a person gets injured in a traffic crash in Alabama every 11 minutes and 5 seconds.  No two accidents are the same and the types of injuries naturally vary, but there… read more

Breaking Down 4 Common Symptoms of PTSD After a Car Accident

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a mental condition caused by experiencing or witnessing a frightening or traumatic event. PTSD could come from being injured or losing a loved one abruptly. It can happen if you’re involved in a car accident. When individuals suffer severe injuries in a car accident, the possibility of suffering from… read more

Understanding Herniated Disc C4/C5 and C5/C6 Injuries

Car accidents and falls are common causes of neck injuries. These personal injury accidents can cause chronic pain and debilitating conditions for individuals. Two of the most common neck injuries occur at the C4/C5 and C5/C6 vertebrae.  What is the Cervical Spine? The spinal column is made up of the tendons, muscles, and bones that… read more

Nine Factors That Determine How Much You Can Expect from a Car Accident Settlement

Car accidents are stressful and traumatic events. They also represent one of the leading causes of personal injury in the state of Alabama. In the aftermath of a collision, you have the right to seek financial recovery. If you or someone you love is planning to seek compensation, you may be wondering how much you… read more

What Exactly Can a Process Server Do to Serve Papers?

After a car accident in Mobile, you may have the right to sue other parties for your injuries. In the state of Alabama, as in other states, it is required by law that any plaintiff who brings a lawsuit against another party notify that party of the lawsuit. This is known as service of process… read more

What Happens When You are At Fault for a Car Accident?

Even the most cautious, safest drivers can be involved in a car accident. It only takes a small mistake or error in judgment to result in a traffic accident. In a second or two, you can cause a crash. How can a car accident happen to someone who is a safe driver? You could reach… read more

Rear End-Collision Injuries and How You Can Recover

A rear-end collision happens when the front of a vehicle slams into the rear of a vehicle. Rear-end crashes are often referred to as “fender benders” because the front fender strikes the other car’s rear fender. Calling the crash a fender bender makes it sound as if a rear-end collision is not a serious car… read more

What is Post-Accident Vehophobia? How Can It Be Treated?

There are millions of Americans on the road every day, but that doesn’t mean all of them are comfortable behind the wheel. Car accidents can be traumatizing to drivers of all ages, no matter the severity of the collision.  Whether you are driving at the time of the accident or witness a life-threatening incident, the… read more

The 6 Most Important Safety Features for Cars

For years Detroit, Silicon Valley, and tech futurists around the country have been promising self-driving cars that are safer and more reliable than cars driven by people. While it might seem to some as though the pace of progress toward such a future has been slower than expected, a number of impressive safety features have… read more

Back and Neck Injuries: A Common Consequence of Rear-End Collisions

Rear-end collisions are one of the most common types of car accidents. These types of crashes occur 1.7 million times and result in around 1,700 deaths and 500,000 injuries annually. These are tragic numbers and a sobering wake-up call, as many rear-end collisions are the result of distracted driving.  Because they are so common, there… read more