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What should I do if my loved one suffered from sepsis in a nursing home?

Sepsis is a life-threatening health condition that occurs when the immune system releases chemicals into the bloodstream to fight an infection. This often causes blood pressure to drop to dangerous levels and damage internal organs. The symptoms often include a high fever, difficulty breathing, significant drop in blood pressure, rapid heart rate, abdominal pain, mood...

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Identifying and reporting nursing home abuse

When you chose a long-term care facility for a loved one, you reasonably expected their needs will be met. The reality, though, is you have to stay vigilant, because many long-term care facilities fail to meet their obligations. Here’s what you need to know about identifying and reporting nursing home abuse or neglect in Alabama....

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T-bone accident causes and injuries

A Birmingham car accident lawyer discusses how T-bone crashes are proven and litigated A T-bone car wreck occurs when one driver is traveling through an intersection and another driver fails to stop at a stop sign or red light. The impact often turns a car over or spins it around. It can also cause a...

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The difference between truck and car accidents

Motor vehicle accidents caused by commercial truck drivers often turn out to very different from car accidents for many different reasons.  Why are truck accidents so different and what are the challenges that injury victims and their families often face? What factors make truck accidents different? Motor vehicle collisions caused by commercial truck drivers are...

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Distracted truck drivers causing more crashes during pandemic

Alabama truck accident lawyer explains why accidents are up nationwide Distracted drivers often cause serious truck accidents. In recent months, the number of distracted driving truck accidents has actually increased, even though fewer drivers have been on the road due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, according to a recent nationwide study of truck accident data....

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Truck crash fatalities increase slightly in 2019

Recent crash data released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) estimates that overall traffic fatalities in 2019 decreased compared to the previous year. Despite this, traffic fatalities involving large commercial trucks continue to rise. Truck drivers are held to a high standard because large commercial trucks can weigh up to 80,000 lbs. when...

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Federal agency issues trucking fleet safety card to truck drivers and trucking companies

Large commercial trucks keep our goods and services moving and are essential to Alabama's economy. There are many truck drivers who act responsibly and comply with all state and federal traffic laws. Unfortunately, not all truck drivers act responsibly. In some cases, the companies they work for act negligently or attempt to cover up wrongdoing...

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