These 5 Weather Safety Tips will Keep you High and Dry!

 While natural disasters don’t often cause severe damage in Alabama, severe weather is always a looming threat on the horizon. Because of this, you should always be prepared. Severe weather alone can cause catastrophic amounts of damage, and natural disasters only add to the chaos. So, here are 5 weather safety tips from Pitman & […]

Do You Know these Common Hazards in Alabama?

   Because of its geographical situation, Alabama is home to a variety of natural hazards. Everything from flash floods to catastrophic tornadoes make their way to this beautiful but treacherous state. Do you know what to do if you face one of these natural hazards? Pitman & Petro Attorneys at Law is here to present […]

Thunk! You Just Slipped and Fell. Now What Do you Do?

Many Americans injure themselves during a slip and fall accident each year. Anyone, any age, can suffer from these slip and fall injuries. These injuries can include anything from a small bruise to a broken hip.  Ice makes your outdoor walk a risky adventure! Did you know that your slip and fall injuries have happened […]

7 Tips to Keep You Safe at Night!

   Whether you are at the office late, or heading to your car after a lovely dinner, the walk alone can be terrifying. You’re not alone in your fear. Luckily, there are a few things you can do to make sure your nighttime trek is a safe one. Let Pitman & Petro Attorneys at Law […]

How Much Do You Know About Punitive Damages?

   Have you heard of anything about punitive damages before?  Punitive damages relate to a massive jury verdict in the case the plaintiff won money. While punitive damages lead to massive payouts, in most personal injury trials they make no money. For punitive damages to win, the defendant must have willfully done something especially awful. […]

What is Dram Shop Liability in Alabama and can it affect me?

   Any car accident attorney in Alabama should be familiar with the state’s dram shop laws. These specific laws designed to hold third parties responsible for drunk driving accidents. If the third party knowingly over-served the driver. These laws do not reduce the driver’s responsibility or liability in any way. Rather, they state that a […]