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Grants Awarded to Alabama Institutions in Effort to Reduce Traffic Accidents

September 20, 2018
Sizeable grants were recently awarded to important Alabama institutions in an effort to help reduce traffic-related injuries and fatalities and raise awareness about safe driving. Almost one-million dollars’ worth of grants were recently awarded to the Southeast Alabama Highway Traffic Safety Office. The office helps supp... read more

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Alabama Ranked Among Top 10 States with the Worst Drivers

September 18, 2018
A new study found that Alabama is among the top 10 states in the country with the worst drivers. But what exactly does it mean to be a bad driver? The study took into consideration a variety of factors to make the conclusion, such as the number of traffic fatalities and DUI arrests in the […] Continue Reading

How Alabama is Working to Reduce Drunk Driving and Provide Support to Victims

August 13, 2018
Attorney Jeff Hunter and Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) Alabama representative Pamela Morton recently joined NBC 12’s Alabama Live host Tonya Terry to discuss the dangers of drunk driving, changes in Alabama law and resources available to victims. Alarmingly, more than 300,000 drunk driving incidents occur every day... read more

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Injured in a Drunk Driving Accident? Learn Why to Hire a Lawyer.

August 7, 2018
Attorney Darren Kies of Floyd Hunter recently joined host Olivia Deas of WNCF ABC 32 to discuss the dangers of drunk driving. Unfortunately, approximately 29 Americans die each day from car crashes that involve an alcohol-impaired driver, which equals one death nearly every hour. In accordance with the national trend, Darre... read more

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Alabama Ranks Third in Nation for Traffic Fatalities Caused by Speeding

July 19, 2018
A new study found that Alabama ranks as the third-highest in the United States for the number of traffic fatalities caused by speeding—behind only South Carolina and New Mexico. According to the study, Alabama reports 6.52 speeding-related deaths each year per 100,000 residents, placing the number of speed-related deaths... read more

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Summer Driving Safety Tips

July 9, 2018
The summer is the most dangerous time to drive as more and more people are out on the roads, enjoying the beautiful weather and traveling for vacations, day trips, BBQs and more. In fact, nearly 116 fatalities occur each day during the summer months. In honor of National Roadside Safety Month, attorney Steve Floyd of [&hell... read more

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Alabama Has The Second-Highest Teen Driving Fatality Rate in Nation

June 28, 2018
According to a recent study, Alabama ranked as the ninth worst state for teen drivers—based on safety, economic environment and driving laws. Perhaps the most alarming finding from the study is that Alabama has the second-highest fatality rate among teen drivers in the nation. While becoming a driver is an exciting milest... read more

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How to Change Your Habits to Reduce Distracted Driving

May 4, 2018
Attorney Jeff Hunter recently appeared on WSFA NBC 12’s Alabama Live show with host Tonya Terry in honor of National Distracted Driving Awareness Month. Jeff’s appearance helped raise awareness about distracted driving and led to an insightful conversation about how to avoid this serious and preventable habit. Yet, what... read more

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Truck Driver Charged with Five Counts of Negligent Homicide

November 21, 2017
Tractor Trailer accidents can cause very serious injuries, and there are too many accidents that happen on our roads. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administrations most recent report, in 2016 alone 2,317 fatalities occurred as a result of crashes involving large trucks. Due to the sheer size and weight of... read more

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Be Careful When You Pass an Accident on The Road

September 21, 2017
Distracted driving is one of the leading causes of car accidents today. This past weekend a multiple vehicle accident caused one death and many injuries. And as that accident was being dealt with by authorities, other multiple small accidents happened due to drivers gawking at the original accident scene, and not paying att... read more

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