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Can You Sue a Doctor in Alabama for a Misdiagnosis?

You go to the doctor with a health problem, having the reasonable expectation that they will correctly diagnose you. They provide a misdiagnosis, and you suffer financial and physical harm because of your error. You may ask, can you sue a doctor for failure to diagnose? The legal claim of medical malpractice covers misdiagnosis by medical professionals and other...

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Punitive Damages in Alabama Personal Injury Cases

The injured party in an accident has the right to demand damages from the at-fault party. These damages can include medical costs, pain and suffering, and lost wages. Most damages represent compensatory damages—payments directly trying to heal your financial injuries. Punitive damages are an additional, particular type of damages you might also be able to demand in specific circumstances. ...

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How To Get A Free Copy Of Your Accident Report In Barbour County, AL

After a car crash, you should call 911 to report the crash to the local police department. The investigating officer will likely arrive to the scene of the crash soon. They will proceed to investigate the crash and write an accident report, adding as much detail as possible. Your Barbour County, Alabama car accident report can play a significant...

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How to Get a Copy of Your Alexander City Accident Report

If you were involved in a motor vehicle accident in Alexander City, Alabama, you might be considering filing a legal claim with the other driver’s insurance company. In most cases, you will need a copy of your accident report to get the process started. After a motor vehicle collision, the police officer reporting to the scene will complete and...

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How to Claim Lost Wages in a Car Accident Personal Injury Case

Missing work due to a car accident creates a situation where you may fall behind on payments and your financial health takes a hit. You could have a short-term disability after a car accident, such as a broken hand that prevents you from typing. You may ask, Can I sue for lost wages in a car accident? A lawsuit...

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Do I Need a Witness in a Car Accident Case?

Attorneys need evidence to file car accident claims. Eyewitness testimony represents one of the most persuasive kinds of evidence used by attorneys in their claims. Claims may devolve into a “he said/she said” situation in which the party with the most credible witnesses will prevail. Therefore, if you are involved in a car accident, a car accident witness statement...

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Child Dead And Seven Injured In Fatal Crash On I-65

(Lowndes County, Alabama March 14, 2022) — On Sunday afternoon (March 13th) a multi-vehicle crash on I-65 in Lowndes County claimed the life of an 11-year old child, Karmyn Moseley from Nashville. Karmyn had been traveling back home from Orange Beach with her mother and sister-in-law. According to the Alabama State Troopers, the wreck happened around 3:44 p.m. just...

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Man Killed In Construction Accident Near Pinson

(Pinson, Alabama March 13, 2022) — On the morning of March 10th, a man tragically died in a construction accident at the Innsbrook subdivision on Brandi Circle near Pinson, AL. According to the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office, Eleazar Rivera Coronado, 42, was killed when the supports of a concrete truck with a boom extension sunk into the mud, causing...

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FDA Orders Philips To Improve Communications To Patients

(March 10, 2022) — Many users of Philips’ sleep apnea machines have expressed frustration about the lack of communication from Philips after its recall. In an effort to improve communications the Food and Drug Administration [“FDA”] issued a notification order to Philips Respironics requiring the company to notify patients and others of the company’s June 14, 2021, recall of...

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11-year Old Boy Killed In St. Clair County Rodeo Accident

(St. Clair County, Alabama December 9, 2022) — On Monday evening, March 7th, Tanner Carleton from Pell City was tragically killed while setting up for St. Clair Cattleman’s Association Rodeo. Carleton was a fifth-grader at Williams Intermediate School in Pell City. According to Coroner Dennis Russell, Carleton was helping to move metal gates when multiple gates fell on him....

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