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 […]

What Does a Personal Injury Attorney Do for You?

   Injury. It happens every day.  Injuries come in all shapes and sizes, with all different kinds of consequences. Some injuries require very little care and your life goes back to normal fairly quickly. However, other injuries cause months, or even years, of doctors visits, time off work, and physical therapies. You may have suffered […]

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. […]

Save Yourself and Others with Defensive Driving

   Driving in a defensive manner has the potential to save your life as well as the lives of other motorists. Unfortunately, plenty of drivers operate motor vehicles in an aggressive manner, resulting in unnecessary drama and auto accidents. If you are the victim of such an accident, do not feel as though you are […]

Don’t Mind Your Manners: Sorry and Other Things that can Hurt You after an Accident

   Car accidents are certainly unfortunate events. Yet, saying something as simple as “I’m sorry” can make the situation that much worse. Furthermore, posting on social media or attempting to cut a deal with the insurance company can ruin your chances of obtaining proper compensation. Your best course of action is to say nothing to […]

Debunking Common Motorcycle Myths

   As an experienced Huntsville motorcycle injury lawyer, Pitman & Petro has a firm grasp on what it means to be a motorcyclist in Alabama. Motorcycles can give riders a sense of freedom on the road, but they also expose motorcyclists to increased risks. Maximize your enjoyment and reduce your risks by keeping yourself in […]