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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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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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Securing Your Medical Records: Your Rights

There are a wealth of reasons why someone might need to access their medical records. It could be due to a medical malpractice case, or a personal injury case. It could be due to concerns about your own health. It could be due to the need to visit a specialist or simply to change to…
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Foley Personal Injury Lawyer

When you get hurt and someone else is at fault, it’s more than just an injury. It’s a betrayal. You’re angry and upset, and your entire life has turned upside down. This is the case whether you’re visiting a friend’s house, you’re in a car accident caused by an irresponsible driver, or you slip and…
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Wrongful Death Lawsuits: Who Can File A Claim?

Wrongful death lawsuits are an essential means by which family members and loved ones can collect compensation for the damages they suffer when someone dies as the result of someone else’s malicious deliberate acts or careless incompetence. These suits are designed to help offset the financial harm you suffer from such a loss. However, the law…
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Winter Safety Tips

What do the holidays mean to you? For many people, it means beautiful (and sometimes gaudy) lighting displays, festive times, great food, family fun, and making memories. Unfortunately, it’s also a very dangerous time when more accidents happen than at any other time of the year. It only takes an instant of carelessness to turn…
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Thanksgiving Safety Tips

Thanksgiving and the official start of the holiday season is nearly upon us! That means fun, food, family, and friends. It also means millions of people hitting the roads and airways to travel. Sadly, many accidents happen every year over the holiday season, which could have been avoided with just a bit of extra caution.…
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Driving In Adverse Weather Conditions

Adverse weather results in thousands of accidents all over the country, every year. Inclement weather can cause very dangerous road conditions, impact your ability to see, and can even affect the traction your car has on the road. You need to adjust your driving habits to match the conditions at hand, to avoid doing harm…
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Medical Malpractice And Product Liability: A Nasty Mix

Author: Bob Goldwater, Esq. Medical malpractice cases arise when a doctor or other healthcare professional makes a mistake that causes severe harm to a patient. Product liability cases arise when a product is dangerous, even when used just like it’s intended to be used. Both can be really devastating to the average person who has…
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Is Your Slip and Fall Case Valid?

It’s likely to happen to you at some point in time no matter who you are — you’re walking along, minding your own business when you suddenly find yourself on the floor. You’ve slipped on a spill, tripped over bad concrete, or suffered another kind of fall. Maybe you were just being clumsy and there’s…
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Are Car Accident Settlements Subject To Taxes?

Nobody likes paying taxes. Taxes are a necessary evil and a part of life, but they can also be very complex the minute you step outside of the basic income taxes your job withholds every paycheck. Few things can be more confusing than the amount of taxes you need to pay on your car accident…
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Andy Citrin Named One Of 2017's Best Companies To Work For In Alabama

Andy Citrin Injury Attorneys was recently named as one of the Best Companies to Work for in Alabama. This eighth annual program was created by Business Alabama and Best Companies Group. This survey and awards program was designed to identify, recognize, and honor the best employers in Alabama, benefiting the economy, workforce, and businesses. The…
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