Entries by Pete Mackey

The Basics of Personal Injury Law

Personal injury is a massive area of law, encompassing civil damages for everything from car accidents to medical malpractice. However, the general public also has many misconceptions about it. People believe that those who file personal injury claims are exploiting a minor injury for massive compensation and that personal injury claims are widely misused, while […]

How Long Does a Traumatic Brain Injury Last?

Traumatic brain injuries are commonly caused by car accidents, leaving victims with lingering pain, limited mobility, and impaired judgment. Those diagnosed with TBIs have no shortage of concerns or questions. They often wonder how long a TBI lasts, what their treatment options are, and how much it will cost. Knowing the duration of TBIs and […]

4 Common Construction Accidents

Construction is an important part of the Alabama economy, but it also one of the most dangerous occupations. In 2018, there were 23 fatalities in the construction industry in our state and 24 nonfatal injuries, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). In the U.S., every day there are at least 14 deaths on-the-job […]