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Making a Claim for Property Damage in a Car Accident in Alabama

Posted on Fri Jan 22, 2021

The average American driver can expect to be in at least three or four car accidents during their lifetime, and most accidents involve property damage. However, suing for property damage after a car accident can be tricky.

Spine Injuries from Car Accidents: Legal Options to Take

Posted on Fri Jan 22, 2021

Between 2015 and 2020, the United States saw nearly 18,000 spinal cord injuries each year, according to the University of Alabama’s National Spinal Cord Injury Statistical Center. A staggering 38.6 percent of those injuries were the result of a car accident.

Do I Need a Car Accident Lawyer for Property Damage?

Posted on Thu Jan 07, 2021

An Alabamian was in a car accident every three minutes and 18 seconds in 2019, according to the Alabama Department of Transportation. In addition to bodily injury, property damage is often a result of these collisions. And if you have ever had your car repaired before, you know how quickly property damage costs in car accidents can add up.

How Does the Alabama Hospital Lien Statute Work?

Posted on Thu Jan 07, 2021

Getting injured due to the negligence of another driver is bad enough. The hospital took your Medicare, Medicaid, TriCare, or private health insurance information when you were admitted. Now, you have received a bill for what you thought your insurance covered. This bill is also known as a hospital lien. What do you do now?

Who Pays for a Rental Car in a Not at Fault Accident?

Posted on Tue Jan 05, 2021

It wasn’t your fault. The other driver caused the accident that destroyed your car and possibly injured you. But now, you are left to deal with the consequences: How will I get to work? How will I pick up my kids? How will I get to the grocery store?

Types of Tractor-Trailer Accidents & Laws in Alabama

Posted on Wed Dec 16, 2020

Thousands of times each year, Alabama motorists set out to run an errand, visit a friend or go to work but end up with catastrophic injuries because of a commercial truck accident.

Do I Pay for Physical Therapy After a Car Accident?

Posted on Mon Dec 14, 2020

The damage that a car accident inflicts can last long after the initial impact. If physical therapy is a necessary part of the healing process, determining who will cover the cost is essential. From insurance details to the circumstances of the accident, there are multiple factors at play.

Derek Simpson among America's top 100 high stakes litigators for 2019

Posted on Tue Jul 28, 2020

July 18, 2019 – Announcing the selection of Derek Simpson among America’s Top 100 High Stakes Litigators® for 2019. Selection to America’s Top 100 High Stakes Litigators® is by invitation only and is reserved to identify the nation’s most exceptional trial attorneys in high value, high stakes legal matters.