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FAQ’s – Working With Insurance Companies After an Accident

By David Matine |

Although car accidents are common, it still comes as a surprise when it happens to you. It can also be confusing, especially if you have no previous experience working with your insurance company to report a claim and collect damages. Chip Nix, Attorney at Law, understands that you want to follow the correct procedures… Read More »

Different Types of Alabama Car Accidents - Chip Nix Attorney at Law

How are Damages Determined in an Alabama Accident?

By David Matine |

If you have suffered serious injuries in a car accident or other type of accident due to the negligent actions of others, you can file a lawsuit for personal injury against the other party. However, Alabama’s statute of limitations requires that you file the claim within two years of the date of the accident…. Read More »

Types of Injuries Suffered in Alabama Car Accidents - Chip Nix Attorney at Law

What Types of Injuries Occur Most Often in Alabama Car Accidents?

By Chip Nix |

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports an average of three million injuries are sustained on American roads every year. While no two injuries are exactly alike, some types of injuries are more common than others. According to the NHTSA, the following factors play a big role in the extent of an injury:… Read More »

How long will my injury claim take in Alabama - Chip Nix Attorney at Law

How Long Will My Alabama Injury Claim Take?

By Chip Nix |

When you file a personal injury lawsuit in Alabama, it would be nice to know exactly when you can expect a settlement. Unfortunately, it rarely happens that way. Because every case is unique, the amount of time it takes to reach a settlement depends on numerous individual factors. Some of these factors are: Whether… Read More »

Workers' Compensation Fraud in Alabama - Chip Nix Attorney at Law

Worker’s Compensation Fraud in Alabama

By Chip Nix |

Worker’s compensation fraud or outrage can be committed by employers and insurance carriers. The state of Alabama worker’s compensation system is in place to protect employers in the event of a work-related injury or illness to an employee. Employers generally have immunity from suit, however, if their conduct is bad enough, they can be… Read More »

Most Common Causes of Car Accidents in Alabama - Chip Nix Attorney at Law

Most Common Factors and Causes of Car Accidents in Alabama

By Chip Nix |

The term car accident is a bit of a misnomer because years of experience proves that there are very few true “accidents,” but rather crashes. Car crashes happen when someone was doing something that they weren’t supposed to be doing like staring at their phone, speeding, or ignoring traffic signals. They can also be… Read More »

Injuries Suffered on a College Campus in Alabama - Chip Nix Attorney at Law

Accidents on Alabama College Campuses

By Chip Nix |

Back to school for students of university age can mean more than just back to hitting the books; it can also mean an upsurge in the number of accidents, too. That’s because every year when school begins again in August or September, there tends to be an uptick in the number of injuries involving… Read More »

Filing a wrongful death claim in Alabama - Chip Nix Attorney at Law

How Do I Know If I Have a Wrongful Death Case in Alabama?

By Chip Nix |

When a person dies as the result of another person or organization’s negligent actions, it may be considered a wrongful death. These tragic events can have a lasting impact on loved ones, who have the right to bring a case for damages against the responsible party. Whether the death resulted from intentional or negligent… Read More »

Bicycle Accidents in Alabama - Chip Nix Attorney at Law

Accidents on a Bicycle in Alabama

By Chip Nix |

Riding a bike is a great form of exercise, an eco-conscious way to commute, and one of the most affordable means of transportation. But riding a bicycle in Alabama has the potential to be dangerous. In fact, Alabama has been ranked last in the nation in terms of bicycle friendly states, a rating that is based… Read More »

School Bus Accidents in Alabama - Chip Nix Attorney at Law

My Child Was Injured on a School Bus in Alabama – What Can I Do?

By Chip Nix |

School bus accidents might be rare, but that doesn’t make them any less tragic when they do occur. In 2015, a five-year-old boy in Macon County was run over and killed by his own school bus. The boy exited the bus, bent over to pick up a dropped backpack, and was run over when the… Read More »

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