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At Collins Law, we aim to educate our clients about personal injury law in Alabama. The more you know, the more empowered you are to move forward and win your case. We update our blog periodically and keep you updated on the latest news and changes in Alabama law.

Our blogs are designed to answer your questions and give you the information you need to make informed decisions about your case. However, if you don’t find what you are looking for, feel free to contact our law office at 205-588-1411. We can discuss your case, answer your questions, and help you get started with your case.

questions to ask before hiring a personal injury lawyer

Questions to Ask Before Hiring A Personal Injury Lawyer 

  Hiring a personal injury attorney can be a difficult task. Because there are so many attorneys to choose from, it’s hard to know which one to pick. Worse, some  people don’t even know how to make such an important decision.  Knowing which questions to ask before hiring a personal injury lawyer can help you decide.  In your
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driving at night

Driving at Night: 9 Ways to Stay Safe

  For most adults, driving is a daily activity. Most people drive to work each morning and home each afternoon. Even those who don’t drive to work often drive children to school, drive around town to finish errands, or drive to appointments. While most driving happens during the day, people also drive at night for many reasons. Because
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Keeping Teen Drivers Safe: A Guide for Parents & Caregivers

  Learning to drive is a rite of passage for any teen. Driving represents a move from childish activities to more adult responsibilities. However, teen drivers have unique qualities that make driving riskier. This guide will explain how parents and caregivers can help their teens drive safely. The Facts About Teen Drivers Most parents know that adding a
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common personal injury terms

Common Personal Injury Terms in Alabama

  After a car accident or other serious incident, you may think about hiring an attorney. However, if you aren’t an attorney or haven’t met with a lawyer before, you may not know all the terms that lawyers use. This guide will help you better understand the common personal injury terms, words, and phrases used in Alabama cases.
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contributory negligence

Contributory Negligence in Alabama: A Guide

  If you’ve been injured, you might have heard the phrase “contributory negligence.” But unless you are an attorney, you might not understand this term or what it means for your lawsuit. The following guide will explain Alabama’s contributory negligence laws and how contributory negligence in Alabama affects your ability to recover damages after an accident. The First
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Uninsured Drivers: What Alabama Drivers Need to Know

Even the most careful drivers sometimes find themselves involved in fender benders. While all accidents – even minor ones – cause emotional and financial stress – getting hit by an uninsured or underinsured driver can create even more problems. Insurance is key to protecting yourself from uninsured drivers and underinsured drivers. Uninsured Drivers and Underinsured Drivers in Alabama
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Summer Safety: Avoid Personal Injuries This Summer

    Summer offers infinite opportunities for fun in the sun. While all seasons have their pleasures, summer has cookouts, grilling, fireworks, road trips, swimming, boating, and so much more. It’s no surprise, then, that many people look forward to summer all year.  Although summer activities are fun, summer’s seasonal hobbies also present unique dangers. This article will
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Distracted driving lawsuits in Alabama

Distracted Driving Accidents in Alabama

Distracted Driving Accidents in Alabama According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, distracted driving claimed nearly 2,900 lives in 2018 alone. Unfortunately, drivers are becoming more and more distracted when operating a motor vehicle resulting in an increase in accidents year after year.  Car accidents caused by distracted drivers are all too common in Alabama and throughout
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