Entries by Mann & Potter, PC

Common Dental Injuries That Result from Auto Accidents

Nothing strikes fear into your heart like a wiggling tooth that isn’t meant to move or a sharp toothache that stays with you through multiple rounds of Orajel. Unfortunately, for many accident victims, this is reality. Dental injuries are a fairly common outcome in serious accidents. Dental work can be incredibly expensive—so expensive that many […]

What Are My Rights as An Injured Passenger in a Car Accident?

The Alabama Guest Statute A lot depends on who is at fault for the injuries you suffered. If another driver is liable, you have options—we will explain that later. However, if the driver of the vehicle you were in caused the accident, you may be facing an uphill battle. Alabama has a Guest Statute on […]

Non-Traumatic Brain Injuries

What is a Non-Traumatic Brain Injury, aka an Acquired Brain Injury? While the impact of an ABI is fairly similar to what you may experience after an ABI, the cause is different. ABIs occur because of something internal, such as a lack of oxygen, a brain tumor, exposure to toxic chemicals, or a medical issue […]

Things to Know About Chest Contusions

If you have a general feeling of soreness and tightness in the chest after an impact, you may have a chest contusion. Find out what a chest contusion is and what it means for your health. If someone else is responsible for your accident, you may be able to. Seek compensation from them. To discuss […]

The Importance of a Post-Accident Investigation

Whether you’ve suffered injuries in a car crash, fall, or workplace accident, a thorough investigation will likely need to take place. An accident investigation is a crucial step in your quest for compensation, which is why it’s important to work with your attorney as they gather more information about your accident and injuries. Learn more […]

What Happens If I Wait to Go to the Doctor After an Accident?

You’ve been hurt in a fall, a car crash, or another type of accident. But do you really need to go to the doctor? Maybe you’re experiencing some minor soreness, or you don’t even think you’re injured. Even if you think you’ve made it out of your accident without injury, you absolutely need to go […]

How Dashcam Footage Can Impact a Car Accident Case

Dashcams can significantly affect the outcome of your personal injury claim. In some accidents, it’s obvious what happened. The physical evidence shows who made a bad decision while driving and who was an innocent victim. In other accidents, the evidence is a little more nuanced and it comes down to both drivers’ stories. What happens […]

When Can Mediation Be Used in a Personal Injury Claim?

Getting compensation for a personal injury can be time-consuming and stressful. If your lawyer or the other party has suggested mediation, you might wonder if mediation is a good use of your time or if it just drags the process out more. Learn more about mediation, how it works in a personal injury case, and […]

Sun Glare Accident: Who’s Liable?

Nothing causes quite as much panic as bad weather when you’re driving. Whether you hit a patch of black ice, get hit by an intense thunderstorm, or are suddenly blinded by the sun, it’s hard to stay calm. When inclement weather leads to a crash, it can be difficult to determine who’s liable. If you’ve […]