Entries by Stephen Collins

Pedestrian Safety

With the weather warming up, you may start seeing more and more people enjoying nice walks outside. Some people tend to walk around their neighborhoods where there is less traffic, but some people walk on busy streets where it is more risky. A pedestrian is killed every 96 minutes from a traffic related accident. With […]

Construction Safety

Construction work can be very dangerous, not only for the construction workers themselves, but also for drivers. It is important to know safety tips and regulations in case you become a victim of a construction zone injury. As a construction worker, you could be standing on a scaffold that collapses or you could be standing […]

Halloween Safety

Halloween is a time for friends and family to have fun while dressing up in costumes and going trick-or-treating. Though it can be a fun night for everyone, there are also safety precautions that are important to know before going out for the night. One important note to make before going trick-or-treating is to never […]

Greene and Phillips Featured on the June 2022 Jere Beasley Report

Congratulations to attorneys J. David Greene and Britt Bethea on being featured in the June 2022 Jere Beasley Report, a national publication regarding personal injury cases throughout the United States. Greene and Phillips attorney’s J. David Greene and Britt Bethea worked alongside Beasley Allen’s Greg Allen, Stephanie Monplaisir, and Kendall Dunson to achieve a settlement […]

How Long Will My Case Take?

One of the first questions a new client will ask when they come into our office is, “How long will my person injury case take?” The time is takes to process your case depends on your individual accident and the details surrounding it. These details include what type of accident it was, were there other […]

Significant Settlement After Deadly School Bus Crash

  GREENE & PHILLIPS, LLC and BEASLEY ALLEN LAW FIRM reach settlement in deadly SCHOOL BUS crash The settlement was reached with corporate defendants IC Bus and Navistar and one individual driver whose negligent actions led to the fatal crash. Mobile, Ala. (May 10, 2022) – “While the individual drivers’ negligence initiated the crash, IC […]

Infrastructure Bill Allows Trucking Companies to Hire Underage Drivers

Trucking companies all across the country will soon be free to hire underage drives, thanks a provision included in the $1.5 trillion infrastructure bill recently signed into law by President Joe Biden. The provision will help the industry manage the shortage of truck drivers that has hindered the nation’s supply chain in recent months.  But […]

Car Seat Safety

Being involved in a car wreck is scary enough, but when children are involved, it elevates that fear even further. Your first thought is, “Are my kids ok?” Car seat safety is extremely important, and could potentially save your child’s life. So what are the car seat safety laws in Alabama? According to the Alabama […]

Who Has the Right of Way?

The concept of “right of way” is important to understand because the law never really grants the right of way, it simply states when the right of way must be yielded. Right of way can be used when the law permits its use by requiring that others yield the right of way to you. Failure […]

Delivery Truck Accidents

As more and more Americans turn to services like Amazon to get packages delivered right to their doorstep, delivery trucks are becoming more present on our roadways. UPS, FedEx, and the United States Postal Service all have many drivers out delivering these packages, but it is important that the delivery drivers follow the rules of […]