Alabama Motor Vehicle Accident Overview

Have you been injured in a car, truck or motorcycle accident in Alabama? If you have been seriously injured in a Alabama motor vehicle accident, you deserve an attorney with experience, knowledge, resources and proven results in automobile accident cases. With more than 45 years of combined experience and tens of millions of dollars recovered in verdicts and settlements, Ferguson & Ferguson understand the Alabama motor vehicle laws as it applies accidents and injuries, and what insurance may be available. Call now. Call 256-534-3435. We can help.

Motor Vehicle Accident Experience That Counts

At Ferguson & Ferguson, we have experience representing Alabama motor vehicle accident victims with virtually every type of serious injury, including amputation injuries, brain injuries, head injuries, spinal cord injuries, fractures, and other injuries. We can help you recover damages for your:

  • Medical expenses
  • Future medical costs
  • Rehabilitation costs
  • Lost wages
  • Pain and suffering
  • Other accident related expenses

Causes of Motor Vehicle Accidents

Auto accidents have many causes, including texting, talking on the phone, eating, weather, drunk driving, aggressive driving, speeding, driver drowsiness, poor road conditions, and negligence. Automobile drivers in Alabama are required to know the rules of the road, and they are required to abide by these rules while operating a motor vehicle. Automobile accidents and injuries caused by the failure to follow these rules can, in a split second, cause lasting damage, including injury and property damage to your car, and can result in medical bills, lost wages and pain and suffering. Negligent driving can be a driver not paying attention due to countless different distractions including eating, driver texting, cell phone misuse, changing the radio station, children, reading, or even putting on cosmetics. Many times accidents are caused by a combination of these. If we represent you in your case, we will fully investigate every potential avenue of liability and hold the responsible parties fully accountable to the maximum extent.

Fatal Car Accidents

Ferguson & Ferguson, are automobile accident attorneys who aggressively pursue legal rights for accident victims with significant physical or psychological injuries. Our Alabama automobile accident lawyers are skilled at handling motor vehicle accidents, including fatal accidents. If a member of your family has died in a fatal car accident, we understand that your family may be facing difficult challenges along with financial strain from the loss of a loved one. We can provide personal support and effective representation, and help you obtain justice for a loved one’s wrongful death. Punitive damages are the only damages recoverable in Alabama for a wrongful death. See our wrongful death page or contact us for more information.

Alabama Drunk Driving Automobile Accidents

Drunk driving is a serious problem throughout Alabama, and contributes to many fatal and injury accidents every day in Alabama. The legal limit for blood alcohol concentration in the United States for drivers 21 years of age or older is .08 g/dL (grams per deciliter) or higher.  Additionally, research by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety suggests that the risk of being killed in a solo-vehicle crash for drivers with a BAC between .05 and .09 is 11 times higher than drivers without any alcohol in their system. If you have been injured as a result of a drunk driver getting behind the wheel, we can help you obtain justice and compensation for your injuries. If we can not settle your case, we will not hesitate to take your accident case to trial. Our extensive preparation of your accident claim in anticipation of a jury trial tends to increase the amount an insurance company offers to settle it. We work with experienced accident investigators, engineers, medical professionals and others who assist in creating a winning posture for trial. When you need a Alabama automobile lawyer who knows accident law, call us first to find out your rights.

Free Alabama Auto Accident Case Review – Call (800)752-1998

To schedule your free consultation with a Alabama car accident attorney with a proven track record, contact us today. We are available to take your call seven days a week, 24 hours a day. We will make home and hospital visits if you are unable to come to our offices. Our experienced Alabama auto accident lawyers will evaluate all the issues related to your case and potential claim, including compliance with the Alabama Rules of the Road, your medical treatment, and liability assessment. Because there are statutory deadlines for filing car accident claims, meeting with a Alabama auto accident attorney to evaluate your case as soon as possible is highly recommended. We have offices throughout the state, and our car accident attorneys are here to help.

No Fee Guarantee Unless We Win!

At Ferguson & Ferguson, all of our legal services are handled on a contingency fee basis. Fees are not charged for the initial consultation or subsequent work unless we recover money for your injuries or loss. In the event we are unable to recover damages for your costs, you will not be charged for our time or costs associated with your case. If you need help, call us today at 1-800-752-1998 or 256-534-3435. For more information on how we can help you with your Alabama auto accident matter, contact us today, or go to Accidents