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Mother of Woman Crushed to Death by Robot Sues Auto Supplier



Mother of Woman Crushed to Death by Robot Sues Auto Supplier

The idea of robots in the workplace is a controversial one for many reasons, not the least of which is because some employees fear the automation of tasks that used to require human employees. That debate notwithstanding, one Alabama mother has an altogether different grievance, after a robot crushed her...

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Alabama Supreme Court Allows Wrongful Death Lawsuit for Miscarriage to Proceed



Alabama Supreme Court Allows Wrongful Death Lawsuit for Miscarriage to Proceed

In Alabama personal injury law, wrongful death is legally defined as a death caused by the “wrongful act, omission or negligence” of another person or entity. In these cases, the deceased’s estate is legally allowed to bring a lawsuit against parties that caused their loved one’s death based on the...

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Alabama Poultry Plant Fined for Unsafe Working Conditions



Alabama Poultry Plant Fined for Unsafe Working Conditions

In December of 2016, a Guntersville, Alabama poultry plant was asked to pay almost $30,000 in fines for findings of unsafe working conditions. The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued the fine to the poultry plant, Farm Fresh Foods, after the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) filed a...

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Recent Weather Reminds Us of the Dangers of Winter Driving in Alabama



Recent Weather Reminds Us of the Dangers of Winter Driving in Alabama

While Alabama is generally known for its warmer weather, Alabama is still a dangerous place to drive in the winter. This is assertion is validated by a winter weather system that often brings snow, sleet and rain to large portions of the state, as it has this winter as well.

In...

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Alabama Medical Malpractice Laws Protect Doctors & Penalize Patients



Alabama School Cafeteria Accident Serves as a Lesson in Premises Liability

Alabamans who are injured by a physician or medical professional will likely want to consider their options for a medical malpractice lawsuit. Unfortunately, Alabama is one of the most difficult states for establishing a successful medical malpractice claim, thanks to tough laws that penalize patients and protect doctors.

The numbers bear...

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Alabama Jury Returns Huge Verdict in Slip and Fall Case



Alabama Jury Returns Huge Verdict in Slip and Fall Case

When an Alabama business fails to implement adequate inspection policies that lead to a customer’s injuries, victims may be entitled to large verdicts. Such is the takeaway from a recent Alabama personal injury case, where an Alabama jury returned a $1.725 million verdict against Dollar General in a slip and fall...

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The Rise of Mobile Apps to Blame for Most Car Accidents Today



Mobile Apps now to blame for the rise in traffic accidents

Recently, America has experienced the largest traffic death spike in five decades. One would be forgiven for assuming the primary cause of this spike is an increase in the consumption of drugs and alcohol while driving. Instead, evidence points to a particular, dangerous form of distracted driving as a primary cause...

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Alabama School Cafeteria Accident Serves as a Lesson in Premises Liability



Alabama School Cafeteria Accident Serves as a Lesson in Premises Liability

In a tragic Birmingham school accident, a 5th-grade girl was recently impaled on an exposed metal pole in a Birmingham elementary school cafeteria. In the school’s cafeteria, cafeteria tables are outfitted with individual plastic seats, which are attached to metal poles.

According to Stacy Minnifield, the student’s mother, a school nurse...

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Horrific Alabama Motorcycle Crash Kills Both Motorcyclist and Cow



Horrific Alabama Motorcycle Crash Kills Both Motorcyclist and Cow

A Tennessee man riding his motorcycle on a north Alabama road in the morning hours was found dead after his motorcycle struck and killed a cow. Around  1 a.m. i n the morning, the motorcycle hit a cow that was standing in the middle of the road.

In all likelihood, the...

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Gulf Coast Residents May Be More Susceptible to Takata Airbag Explosion



Gulf Coast Residents May Be More Susceptible to Takata Airbag Explosion

Takata has recently been forced to recall more than 100 million of their airbags, and residents of the Gulf Coast, including Alabamans, may be particularly susceptible. Takata has recalled airbags that are prone to explode, and evidence points to the fact that humid weather (in addition to manufacturing problems and...

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