Personal Injury 2017-11-09T17:55:48+00:00

Tuscaloosa Alabama Personal Injury Attorneys

CAR ACCIDENTS

If you or someone you know has been injured in a car accident in Tuscaloosa, then our accomplished attorneys at Knapp & Associates are here to help. Car accident cases are complicated.  When you’re in an accident you shouldn’t have to worry about insurance companies, medical bills, or the ability to pay bills due to the inability to work. At Knapp & Associates, we understand how difficult this can be on car accident victims. We want to do everything possible for you to get the justice and compensation you deserve.

Tuscaloosa personal injury attorney

Alabama has the 7th highest motor vehicle occupant death rate in the country. According to Drive Safe Alabama, there were 133,219 total crashes in 2014. Of that amount, there were 39,518 injuries and 739 fatal crashes. A typical driver in Alabama has a one in three chance of getting involved in an injury or fatal crash over the course of their lifetime. Call us today for your free consultation.

18-WHEELER ACCIDENTS

Tuscaloosa lawyers

1 in 8 traffic related deaths in America involve 18-wheelers. Collisions due to blind spots, fatigue, or the violation of the rules of the road can be very dangerous to drivers and passengers. The lawyers at Knapp & Associates are here to help if you or a loved one has been involved in an accident with an 18-wheeler and were injured. Our lawyers are confident that they can get you the compensation you deserve. They will carefully guide you through the legal process and keep you up to date with your case.

MEDICAL MALPRACTICE

Medical malpractice occurs when a hospital or health care professional causes an injury to the patient due to a negligent act such as: diagnostic errors, prescription errors, or health management. Many healthcare providers, such as doctors, nurses, midwives, anesthesiologists, and lab technicians, are in the position to make mistakes which can seriously injure or kill a patient. Types of injury cases include, but are not limited to:

  • Birth injuries
  • Cancer misdiagnosis
  • Nursing home abuse
  • Surgical errors
  • Failure to treat or diagnose
  • Defective medical devices
  • Drug errors

At Knapp & Associates, we understand the victims of medical malpractice may face a painful and an uncertain future. Cases involving this type of negligence can be challenging to prove in the courtroom, but our experienced attorneys are prepared to take any measure to defend your rights and get you the compensation you deserve.

PREMISES LIABILITY

By law, property owners have a responsibility to keep their premise safe and maintained. When an authorized visitor is injured due to unsafe conditions, the owner can be held accountable. If you’ve been hurt on someone else’s property call one of our experienced premises liability lawyers at Knapp & Associates today to assist you in helping understand your compensation and your rights.

Types of Cases We Handle:

  • Slip and Fall
  • Swimming Pool Incidents
  • Staircase
  • Structural Collapses
  • Biohazard Presence
  • Dangerous Animal Attacks

Most accidents are caused by building code violations, poor construction, or standing water on walkways. Our lawyers will investigate your case and pursue compensation on your behalf. Contact us today to discuss your legal options and rights following an injury.