What Happens When You are At Fault for a Car Accident in Alabama?
Mitchell Lattof | November 16, 2020 | Car Accidents
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 in Alabama and How You Can Recover
Mitchell Lattof | November 14, 2020 | Car Accidents
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?
Mitchell Lattof | November 12, 2020 | Car Accidents
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
Mitchell Lattof | November 2, 2020 | Car Accidents
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 in Alabama
MITCHELL LATTOF | October 16, 2020 | Car Accidents
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
What Should I Do If Someone Sues Me After a Car Accident in Alabama?
Mitchell Lattof | August 27, 2020 | Car Accidents
Car accidents are scary, and in worse-case-scenarios, they can produce serious injuries or even death. Alabama has the third-highest fatality rate of all fifty states, making it one of the most dangerous states for drivers and passengers. In most cases, a motorist who sustains injuries or property damage in an accident may sue the other… read more
How to Obtain a Car Accident Report in Mobile, AL
MITCHELL LATTOF | August 1, 2020 | Car Accidents
If you’re involved in a car accident in Mobile, Alabama, you will need a copy of the accident report. There are a few different ways to retrieve the report, and most are straightforward and easy. You should have been provided a Mobile police department case number, or a Department of Public Safety number at the… read more
Consequences of Using Your Cell Phone While Driving in Alabama
Mitchell Lattof | July 8, 2020 | Car Accidents
Using a cell phone while driving is one of the most dangerous forms of distracted driving. A driver who is using a cell phone is not giving his full attention to the road. Just a second or two of distraction is enough time for a deadly car accident to occur. Alabama Cell Phone Use Laws… read more
All About Back and Neck Injuries From Rear-End Collisions
MITCHELL LATTOF | July 2, 2020 | Car Accidents
Back and neck injuries from rear-end collisions can result in significant pain, permanent impairments, and financial losses. Some victims are unable to work or perform routine daily activities. Since rear-end car accidents are very common in the United States, it can help to know what to expect if you are involved in a rear-end accident…. read more
What are the minimum car insurance requirements in Alabama?
MITCHELL LATTOF | June 9, 2020 | Car Accidents
All vehicles in the state of Alabama are required to be covered by auto insurance. This law exists to protect people if they are involved in an accident, in which case the insurance policy would provide compensation for property damage, medical bills, and more. However, there are many options when it comes to choosing auto… read more