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Posted by 1p21.admin  |  June 18, 2022

What Information I Need to Record After a Car Accident

Getting into a car accident means that you will have to deal with an insurance claim or personal injury lawsuit to obtain financial compensation for your bills. You can make this process easier – and increase your chances of success – by gathering certain information from the very beginning of your case. The evidence...
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Posted by 1p21.admin  |  May 25, 2022

What Should I Do if My Car Is Totaled?

Some car accidents are so serious that they damage a vehicle beyond the point of repair – or to an extent where the repairs would cost more than the total value of the vehicle. This is known as a “total loss” to an insurance company, or a totaled car. If your car gets totaled...
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Posted by 1p21.admin  |  May 18, 2022

What Are the 100 Deadliest Days of Summer?

Summertime means school's out – and teenagers get a few months of freedom and fun with their friends. Unfortunately, summer vacation also marks the beginning of the most dangerous time of the year for teen drivers: the 100 deadliest days of summer. Learn what you can do as the parent of a teen driver...
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Posted by Editor  |  January 4, 2019

How do I get an accident report after I am in an accident?

If you are in an automobile accident, the first thing you need to do is call the police.  The police will immediately come to the scene of the accident and complete an investigation.  Make sure you provide the police officer with as many details of the accident as you can recall.  After the police...
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Posted by Editor  |  November 4, 2015

How Much Do Car Accidents Lawyers Charge?

[embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c47BYs1zyHA[/embed] In Alabama, it is customary for victims of car accidents to pay a contingency fee to their attorney. While most other lawyers charge either a flat fee or work on a hourly basis,  attorneys handling auto crashes involving injuries almost exclusively charge a percentage fee, meaning they get a certain amount of the...
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Posted by Editor  |  September 25, 2015

Who Pays My Medical Bills After a Car Accident?

[embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VSjSuj8cglM[/embed] With or without health insurance, many car accident victims find that, in addition to trying to recover from their injuries, hospitals and doctors bills are a major concern. Whether its deductibles, co-pays or the full bill, accident victims are commonly harassed by healthcare providers for unpaid medical bills. This post will attempt to...
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Posted by Editor  |  March 24, 2015

Car Accident Injuries Caused by Auto Defects

Alabama Product Liability Claims Involving Automobiles Alabama auto accident injuries are often the result of defectively designed vehicles, including but not limited to, tires, airbags, seat belts, roofs and steering systems. Under Alabama law, an automotive manufacturer must build and sell cars that are reasonably safe for foreseeable, real-world crashes. While the cause of...
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Posted by Editor  |  March 6, 2015

Car Accident Insurance in Alabama – How Much Do I Need?

[embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2rKoXD2T3ek[/embed] Alabama law requires every operator of a motor vehicle to have insurance coverage on their vehicle. This applies to automobiles, trucks, motorcycles and any vehicle that can be driven legally on the public roads. Frequent questions fielded by our auto accident attorneys include "How much do I need?" or "What kind should I...
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Posted by Editor  |  January 21, 2015

What is the Alabama Statute of Limitations for Car Accidents?

Auto Accident Claim Deadlines Alabama has a two-year statute of limitations for personal injury claims. So, if you have been injured in an auto accident, you have two years to hire an attorney and file a lawsuit against the at-fault driver. The failure to file a claim in court within the 2 year period...
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