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Understanding Punitive Damages in Alabama Personal Injury Cases

By J. Allan Brown |

“Punitive” describes compensatory damages awarded in a personal injury case. As it suggests, punitives are intended to punish the defendant when its conduct is especially egregious. The punishment is intentional to deter such actions in the future. In a Mobile, Alabama, personal injury case, punitive damages, not criminal damages, can be awarded in a… Read More »

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The Heightened Risk of Car Accidents During the Holidays

By J. Allan Brown |

In Alabama in 2021, there was a traffic crash every 3 minutes and 27 seconds. That same year, 986 people lost their lives in 887 fatal crashes. Speeding, driving distracted, drugs and alcohol, not wearing your seat belt – all of these are significant contributors to car accidents. Those numbers increase during the holidays…. Read More »

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Dog Bite Dangers – What To Do if Your Child is Attacked by a Dog

By J. Allan Brown |

These things generally happen without much notice. Suddenly, a dog jumps a fence and heads straight for your child. You are not alone. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), about 800,000 people suffer a dog bite yearly, severe enough to seek medical attention. Half of these victims are children, particularly… Read More »

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The Connection Between Speeding and Fatal Accidents

By J. Allan Brown |

Many Alabama drivers are issued speeding tickets every year. This is not just a revenue generator for the municipalities. Roads are designed to handle traffic traveling at a certain limited speed. Exceed the speed, and you are putting your life or the lives of others at risk. Speeding is the cause of fatalities in… Read More »

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Understanding the Impact of Car Accidents on Senior Drivers

By J. Allan Brown |

Baby boomers are Americans born between 1946 and 1964, after the world wars and during the mid-20th century baby boom. Because there were so many, an estimated 76 million were born, and they greatly impacted U.S. society during a time of increasing affluence and profound political instability. Those boomers are aging, and it’s predicted… Read More »

Hazards to Avoid During Summer Vacation

Hazards to Avoid During Summer Vacation

By J. Allan Brown |

Summertime. The kids are out of school, and it’s time to hit the road for that summer vacation. Many adults decide summer is the time to visit friends or relatives around the country. Whatever your pleasure, summertime is also a time when additional hazards risk your safety.   Personal injury attorney J. Allan Brown would… Read More »

The Importance of Eyewitnesses in a Personal Injury Case

The Importance of Eyewitnesses in a Personal Injury Case

By J. Allan Brown |

The day started like any other, but suddenly, you were in an auto accident. It happens to Alabamians almost every day. There will be an initial shock at what just happened. Your mind scans your body – are you okay? Is the other person? Now what? Getting medical help to the scene should be… Read More »

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Apps You Should Always Have on Your Phone in Case of an Accident

By J. Allan Brown |

In the critical moment after a car crash, evidence on the scene is vital for eventually helping you with your insurance claim against the at-fault driver. The evidence available now may not be for much longer. Since a typical Alabama driver has a greater than one-in-three chance of being in a serious auto accident… Read More »

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Understanding the Discovery Process in a Personal Injury Case

By J. Allan Brown |

You do everything in your power to avoid being involved in a car accident. You drive according to the speed limit and signal when you change lanes. You watch where you walk to avoid slipping on a store floor. You stay away from vicious dogs. Yet somehow, you have been injured by another person’s… Read More »

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How Insurance Companies Use Independent Medical Examinations to Their Advantage

By J. Allan Brown |

We all have automobile insurance to protect us from the unexpected. In the case of a car crash, the policy of the at-fault driver should provide you with the compensation you will need to recover your medical bills, the cost of treatment and rehabilitation, lost property, and lost wages. But never lose sight of… Read More »

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