Alabama’s Offensive Line Versus You, Twice

A crash with a tractor trailer can be brutal, especially for the car and its occupants. The vehicles involved are so mismatched that there is really no way that crash can end well. It’s like taking Alabama’s entire offensive line, doubling it and running...

18 wheels does not mean 18 sets of brakes on large trucks

You won’t be alone if you think that having 18-wheels means tractor-trailer trucks have 18-times the stopping power. But as I describe in my latest video, 18 wheels does not mean 18 sets of brakes. And it is one reason trucks can be so dangerous to drivers in...

First, the good news about truck crashes

All too often I see clients come into my office with injuries caused by crashes involving an 18-wheeler. Passengers in the other cars can be left with permanent injuries, painful conditions, and even death. We represent clients injured in those crashes and the...

Fast Facts 001: Car and Truck Fatalities

I see the damage that can be caused by tractor-trailer crashes every week. The damage can be devastating to my clients and their families. In our first edition of Gathings Law Fast Facts, I give a surprising fact about semi crashes. Call me at (205) 322-1201 if we can...