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What You Need to Know About Riding a Motorcycle in Alabama

Motorcycles are one of the most exciting and thrilling modes of transportation. However, they are also one of the most dangerous.  Whether you are an avid motorcycle rider or someone looking to get your license, it is important to have a basic understanding of motorcycle laws and regulations so that you can stay safe. The motorcycle accident attorneys at...

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Alabama Wrongful Death Statute of Limitations

In Alabama, surviving family members may have the right to pursue legal action when a loved one dies due to another party’s wrongful actions. Depending on the details of your case, you may be eligible to recover compensation in the form of punitive damages. To recover compensation, an eligible party must file a civil lawsuit within the limited time...

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How To File A Car Accident Report In Alabama

After a car crash on an Alabama road or interstate, most people immediately call 911 to report the crash. Typically, the Alabama state troopers or local police will arrive at the scene within minutes to help. Thereafter, law enforcement will investigate and prepare an accident report. The accident report contains crucial information about the parties involved and how the...

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How Much Can You Sue for in an Alabama Car Accident Claim?

In Alabama, there is no limit or cap on the amount of damages you can sue for in a car wreck claim. An expericenced car accident attorney at Fob James Law Firm can help you maximize the damages you are entitled to recover. So how are car accident damages calculated in Alabama? You can recover two types: compensatory and...

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Common Causes of Head-On Collisions in Alabama

If you sustained injuries in a head-on collision in Alabama, you may have the right to recover compensation from the party who hit you. Head-on collisions are among the most dangerous type of collision due to the force and location of impact. Both drivers and passengers can sustain catastrophic or life-threatening injuries. You may require extensive medical treatment and...

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What Is the Average Uninsured Motorist Settlement in Alabama?

Auto accidents are frustrating by nature, but they can become even more stressful when you’re dealing with an at-fault party who has no insurance or not enough insurance to cover your injury claim. If you carry uninsured motorist (UM) and underinsured motorist (UIM) coverage on your policy, you may be able to make a claim. Understandably, prospective clients want...

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How to File a Complaint with the Alabama Funeral Board

If a funeral home commits an unlawful act against you or your loved one, you may want to file a complaint with the Alabama Board of Funeral Services. The Board regulates funeral homes across the state of Alabama to ensure they are complying with regulations. If a funeral home breaks the law, the Board can investigate the charges and...

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Camp Lejeune Attorney Fees For The Water Contamination Lawsuit

One of the most common questions we get from clients is “what are the attorney fees for the Camp Lejeune water contamination lawsuit?” Although most other law firms are charging fees of 40%, our Camp Lejeune attorney fees are 20% or 25% of the total recovery, depending on the stage your case is resolved or settled. Camp Lejeune Attorney...

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Do I Need Uninsured Motorist Insurance in Alabama?

If you get into an accident that someone else caused, the other driver is liable for your damages. If that driver does not have car insurance, the chances of recovering compensation directly from them are small. If you carry uninsured motorist insurance on your own auto policy, however, that coverage can help with your medical bills and car repairs....

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How Long Do I Have To File A Personal Injury Claim In Alabama?

In most cases, you have two years from the date of your injury to file a personal injury claim in Alabama. We call this time period the “statute of limitations.” For example, if you were injured in an trucking accident on January 1, 2024, you must file your case before January 1, 2026. Of course, there are several exceptions...

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