About Collins Law
Your Personal Injury Attorney
in Birmingham, AL
Collins Law, LLC was founded on the principle that every person who experiences a personal injustice deserves to be heard. Furthermore, justice can only be served when reparations are made after one individual’s reckless or careless behavior harms another. It is only then that true healing can begin and a victim can get on with their life. What is our role in this? As your personal injury attorney in Birmingham, AL, we ensure that justice is served through appropriate legal compensation.
Whether you experience financial, physical, or emotional loss, we hold those accountable for causing you pain & suffering. More importantly, we help you put a monetary value on your loss so that you can receive fair compensation under Alabama law. That is what we are about. That is how we can best help our clients.
Personal Injury Cases That We Take On
The most difficult part of any personal injury case is settling with the insurance company. Without a lawyer, an insurance adjuster can refuse to settle or offer a settlement that does not reflect the true value of your losses. This is why a personal injury attorney in Birmingham, AL can be an asset.
If you received injuries from an accident and someone else was at fault, you have the right to receive compensation for your hospital expenses and other losses.
If you have recently been injured in a bicycle accident in Alabama, you may have incurred high medical bills, lost wages, or other damages.
Were you hurt in a car accident in Alabama? If so, you may be suffering from injuries, as well as damages including medical expenses, lost wages, and pain & suffering.
Motorcycle accidents can cause devastating injuries that scar you for life. However, getting compensation for your medical bills, lost pay, or other damages, is not always easy.
A pedestrian accident can happen anywhere. Lack of signage, poorly maintained roads, or reckless drivers can cause an injury to occur without warning.
Under Alabama law, property owners have a responsibility to keep their property safe and secure for all visitors. Unfortunately, that isn’t always the case.
What Can You Claim in a Personal Injury Accident?
The value of your case depends on how the accident occurred, who is liable for your injuries, and the extent of your damages. In a personal injury case, you may be able to claim the following:
Medical Bills & Expenses
A single accident can put you in debt for thousands of dollars. Therefore, it is important to claim your medical expenses such as ER visits, medical procedures, recovery room, medical devices, prescriptions, physical therapy or extended care.
Lost Pay During Recovery
You may be unable to work for several weeks. As a result, you may have lost hundreds or thousands of dollars in pay. You can claim lost pay, as well as any future pay you may be denied due to disability.
An injury can affect your life in several ways. As such, you may also be eligible to claim noneconomic damages such as severe pain & suffering, loss of quality of life, loss of consortium, or emotional distress.