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Did You Know A Car Accident Happens Nearly Every 200 Seconds in Alabama?

January 14, 2019
Attorney Jeff Hunter recently joined NBC 12’s Alabama Live host Tonya Terry to discuss how dangerous it is to drive in Alabama. Jeff explained that nearly every 200 seconds, an accident happens in Alabama. Unfortunately, that is an incredibly high amount of accidents that could have been prevented. You may also be surpris... read more

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How Dangerous is it to Drive in Alabama?

January 7, 2019
You may hear stories about car accidents on the news, or you may have unfortunately been involved in one. But do you know how dangerous it really is to drive in Alabama? We’ve collected the latest data about accidents on Alabama roads and created an infographic which illustrates some startling facts every Alabama driver ... read more

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Why Rejecting Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Coverage Could Hurt You

October 18, 2018
Being in a car accident can be a very traumatic and scary experience, especially if you are injured. What can make the experience even more stressful is if you were hit by a driver without insurance or with very little insurance. You’re in a panic, wondering how you can pay for doctor’s visits, afford to […] Continue Reading

What Are Your Rights as an Injured Passenger in Alabama?

October 2, 2018
You may wonder if you are a passenger in a vehicle and the driver is involved in an accident, what are your rights? According to the Alabama Guest Statute, the owner or operator of a vehicle is not responsible for paying for your injuries or damages. The only exceptions are if the passenger paid for […] Continue Reading

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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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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Researchers Find Pedestrians Cause Majority of Pedestrian Accident Fatalities

June 26, 2018
When walking to a shop, across a busy street or even in your neighborhood for a stroll, it’s likely you will see people who are glued to their phones while walking. This normalized activity is dangerous and can be fatal. It’s important to think twice about picking up your phone when walking since an accident […] Continue Reading

Montgomery Woman’s Fatal Car Accident Demonstrates Importance of Wearing a Seat Belt

February 15, 2018
Although it may seem like such a small action, wearing a seat belt is very important. Thousands of people involved in car accidents each year survive because they were wearing seat belts. In fact, the CDC reports that seat belts can reduce serious car accident injuries by 50%. Recently, a 36-year-old woman from Montgomery t... read more

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Do You Have a Game Plan to Avoid Drunk Driving on Super Bowl Sunday?

January 30, 2018
As Super Bowl Sunday approaches, people will soon be watching the big game, feasting on wings and ice-cold beer and cheering on their favorite team. According to Statista, approximately 111.3 million Americans watched the Super Bowl last year, and the massive viewership is expected for Super Bowl LII. Most viewers will visi... read more

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Man Charged for Drugged Driving Accident in Montgomery

January 29, 2018
Justice has been served for the family of a slain Alabama Department of Transportation worker, who was killed by a drunk driver late last year. The man responsible for the accident has been formally charged with the tragic crime. Three ALDOT employees were struck by a driver who was under the influence of an illegal [&helli... read more

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