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Did a Drunk or Drugged Driver Cause Your Crash? Here’s What You Need to Know

If you see someone veering all over the road, you likely assume they’re drunk, but there’s a good chance the driver’s impairment is at least partially due to drug use. As drug and alcohol use grows, our roads are becoming more dangerous. In this article, Andy Citrin explains the drugged driving problem, and what you…
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How Long Do I Have to Contact a Personal Injury Attorney in Alabama?

After being injured in a car accident, thinking about putting your life back together can feel impossible. If you believe your injuries are the result of someone else’s negligence, it can be hard to think about taking action when you’re still healing from a traumatic car accident. You might want to put off seeking justice…
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Alabama Is Not a No-Fault State — Here’s What That Means if You Get in a Car Accident

Unlike some states, Alabama uses a fault-based system for auto insurance claims. When someone causes a car accident in our state, their insurance company typically must pay for the victims’ losses. However, as with any injury claim, things are more complicated than they seem. In this article, we’ll break down the basics of Alabama auto…
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Alabama’s Distracted Driving Laws Don’t Work

Alabama’s Distracted Driving Laws Don’t Work — Contact Citrin Law Firm if You’ve Been Injured in a Wreck Like most states, Alabama has a law that limits texting and driving. But even though the police can stop you for texting while driving in our state, this law hasn’t reduced the number of fatal distracted driving…
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Delivery Truck Accidents: Who Is Responsible for My Injuries?

Who Pays When Delivery Trucks Cause Injuries?

Who Pays When Delivery Trucks Cause Injuries in Alabama? As home delivery services like Amazon and Shipt increase in popularity, our roads are becoming more congested with delivery trucks. Often, the drivers of these trucks work under tight deadlines and intense pressure from their employers. These factors inevitably lead to aggressive driving, distraction, and crashes.…
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“Mild” Traumatic Brain Injuries Can Cause Life-Changing Symptoms — and You Deserve Compensation

After a serious car accident, slip and fall, or another personal injury, many victims report headaches, problems concentrating, and other symptoms associated with a mild traumatic brain injury (TBI). Unfortunately, even a “mild” TBI can change your life forever. Keep reading to learn more about these complicated injuries and find out about Andy Citrin Injury…
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What Every Crash Victim Needs to Know About Truck Technology

Today’s big trucks are complex machines filled with sensors, cameras, and tracking devices. Companies use these tools to track their drivers, but an experienced truck accident lawyer knows that the data from these devices can also identify the exact causes of a crash. In this article, we’ll explain how the experienced team at Andy Citrin…
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Hit by a Drowsy Driver in Alabama? Here’s What to Do

At Andy Citrin Injury Attorneys, we understand the dangers of driver fatigue all too well after handling cases for many victims who were hurt by drowsy drivers. Unfortunately, many people don’t realize that drowsy driving poses just as serious a danger as drunk or drugged driving. Keep reading to learn how you can prevent fatigue-related…
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DEA Will Begin Sharing Prescription Drug Data With Attorney Generals

By: Attorney Mitch Grissim For several years now we’ve all heard about the opioid addiction crisis that’s become an epidemic problem across our nation. Now, a number of attorneys general across the nation have stepped forward to work with the Drug Enforcement Agency on a new way to crack down on the role that big pharma…
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Most Common Causes Of 18 Wheeler Accidents

Truck accidents are nothing short of catastrophic. When two cars collide there’s already the potential for devastating injuries. When one considers the sheer size, bulk, and mass of a semi-truck, it’s a pathway to life-altering injuries. What’s worse, these kinds of accidents are on the rise all across the nation. Despite increasing education and awareness,…
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Most Common Types Of Maritime Injuries

Maritime industry careers can be very rewarding and lucrative. They’re also extremely dangerous, riding right up there with the construction industry in terms of job hazards and the preponderance of injuries that occur every year. Just about every job in the maritime industry carries the inherent danger of injury. It’s just part of the job.…
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Important Questions To Ask Before Choosing A Car Accident Lawyer

When you’re in a car accident and you get hurt it can be a life altering experience. It’s scary, it’s a betrayal, and you’re wracked with anger and confusion. You have rising doctor’s bills, and you can’t work to make ends meet anymore. You’re likely suffering from mental and emotional trauma that affects your basic…
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Car Accident Caused By Cell Phone Use

Car accidents are unfortunately all too common and can happen for a variety of reasons. One reason, in particular, has received quite a bit of media attention over the past several years, and that’s cell phone usage. Whether it’s talking on the phone, texting or changing the song playing, you’ve probably used your cell phone…
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How To Prove Fault During An Accident

A car accident is one of the worst ordeals you’ll ever have to deal with. Even if you didn’t sustain any serious injuries or injuries at all, dealing with insurance companies and the other people involved can be tedious to no end. One of the hardest parts, however, is proving fault in an accident. If…
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Car Accidents In Leased Vehicles

Leasing a vehicle instead of buying it outright is often times one of the best financial decisions you can make when you’re looking for a car. Not only do you get to pay less for a newer car, but returning it afterward is easier than ever. However, there are certain considerations you need to take…
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Why You Need An Experienced Mobile Car Accident Lawyer

When you’re in a car accident it’s more than just a life-changing experience; it can turn your whole world upside down. The injuries you face from this kind of accident can be among the most severe you can face. They can take a lifetime from which to recover, and that whole time, you’re unable to…
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Who Are Insurance Adjusters And What's Their Tactics?

Whenever you’re in a car accident, at some point you’re going to find yourself dealing with an insurance adjuster. Whether they call themselves a claims adjuster, claims representative, insurance consultant or any other title, they’re the point of contact between you and the insurer who is paying out your claim. You’ll also find out quickly…
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Call A Mobile Semi-Truck Accident Lawyer You Can Trust

When you or any family member has been hurt in an accident involving a semi-truck, it will turn your entire world upside-down. These incidents, though they comprise only 3% of the total vehicular accidents on the roads, deal catastrophic damage because of the sheer size and mass of the vehicles involved. Over 140,000 people every…
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Your Foley Car Accident Lawyer

Car accidents can range from minor fender benders to catastrophic accidents that can turn your entire life upside down. When the accident isn’t your fault, and you suffer a severe, debilitating injury, you deserve to be compensated for the medical bills, the pain, and suffering and the other damages you’ve suffered. Unfortunately, it’s not always…
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Truck Accidents: Most Common Causes and Complications

Truck accidents only account for a small fraction of total vehicular accidents on U.S. roadways, but the damage they cause is catastrophic. Unfortunately, they’re also on the rise, and not decreasing. In fact, over the past 20 years, the number of big rig accidents has gone up by a full 20%. Over 130,000 people get…
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