Entries by Pete Burns

How Common are Accidents at Railroad Crossings?

Alabama has seen its fair share of railroad crossing accidents in recent years. In February, a tractor-trailer collided with a train in Pelham. Thankfully, there were no injuries reported, but this was one of the few times when the semi-truck took the brunt of the damages from a collision. Last December, a railroad accident in […]

When Cars and Trucks Collide, Serious Injuries Can Result

All car accidents have the potential to be serious, especially when high speeds are involved. Indeed, there is no doubt that car accidents which involve two passenger cars often result in serious or fatal injuries. When a large truck is involved, however, the injuries incurred by the occupants of the smaller vehicle are almost always serious. In […]