Our Personal Injury Legal Blog

Filing a COVID-19 Business Interruption Claim in Alabama

May 4, 2020 | Insurance Bad Faith

The COVID-19 pandemic has interrupted businesses in Alabama and across the country at a level not seen since the Great Depression. The closures are causing revenue losses that are expected to bankrupt and close many companies. Small businesses that are...

Read Full Post

If I Was Partially at Fault, Can I Still Recover Damages in My Personal Injury Claim in Alabama?

April 25, 2020 | Personal Injury

People can sometimes be partially at fault for the accidents that cause them to suffer injuries. For instance, someone involved in a slip and fall accident may not have been wearing the appropriate footwear for a certain situation, or a...

Read Full Post

How Do Auto Accident Insurance Claims Work in Alabama?

March 31, 2020 | Workplace Injury

Alabama law requires motorists involved in a crash to report the accident to the Department of Public Safety (DPS) within 30 days. You must report any accident that resulted in injury or death, or where property damage exceeds $250. Even...

Read Full Post

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Hire The Law Office of Gartlan Injury Law from the Comfort of Your Own Home

March 19, 2020 | Uncategorized

We are taking the threat of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Alabama very seriously. Right now, people in AL are being hurt by the threat of the Coronavirus. Let us help! We understand the fears that many people may have about...

Read Full Post

Is Alabama a No-Fault State?

February 27, 2020 | Auto Accidents

Every state has an auto insurance system that is either a “fault” or “no-fault” one. In most of the states, including Alabama, it is a “fault,” or tort system. In tort states, car accident victims must first turn to the...

Read Full Post

Who Is At Fault in a Rear-End Accident?

December 12, 2019 | Auto Accidents

Did someone hit your car from behind while you were lawfully stopped and doing nothing else wrong to cause the rear-end collision? If so, you may be eligible to recover damages for your injuries and losses. After all, a basic...

Read Full Post

How Long Do You Have to File a Lawsuit After a Car Accident in Alabama?

November 18, 2019 | Auto Accidents

If you have been hurt in a car accident and need to file a lawsuit against the at-fault driver, you should speak to an experienced personal injury attorney right away. In Alabama, you have only two years to file your...

Read Full Post

Do I Need a Lawyer for My Car Accident Claim in Alabama?

October 14, 2019 | Auto Accidents

If you have been hurt in a car accident, you likely have questions about how you will pay for your medical bills, repairs to your vehicle and other unexpected expenses. You may also wonder, “Will I need to hire a...

Read Full Post

Who Is at Fault in a Lane Change Accident in Alabama?

September 25, 2019 | Auto Accidents

Lane change car accidents are highly common in Alabama and throughout the rest of the country. Generally, motorists that change lanes and hit another vehicle are considered to be at-fault in these crashes. However, in certain circumstances, the driver in...

Read Full Post

How Long Does It Take to Settle a Personal Injury Case in Alabama?

August 30, 2019 | Personal Injury

When you suffer from an injury, the medical bills can quickly pile up. An accident may also leave you unable to work and incapable of paying those bills. However, if someone else caused your accident, you may be eligible to...

Read Full Post

  • TTLA
  • MVTLA
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Avvo Rating
  • Avvo Client’s Choice 2018
  • Avvo Top Contributor 2017
  • The National Trial Lawyers
  • American Association for Justice
  • Alabama Association for Justice