Entries by Taylor Martino, PC

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Man Convicted for Texting while Driving

Man Convicted in the State’s first Texting-while-Driving Manslaughter Case A Mobile, Alabama man was convicted in the state’s first texting-while-driving manslaughter case. Prosecutors claimed Jonathan Raynes was “fixated on his phone” flipping between Facebook, Kik, My Yearbook and the dating site Badoo in the moments leading up to the crash. Alabama State Troopers say Miranda […]

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Truck Collisions

Truck Collisions – Do you need a Truck Accident Lawyer in Mobile, AL? Tractor trailers deliver goods all over the country every day of the week. Their drivers often work brutal hours and travel great distances, all while dealing with the pressure of tight deadlines—and in some cases, while carrying hazardous cargo. The combination of […]

What is a Truck’s “No Zone”?

Consulting a Truck Wreck Lawyer in Mobile, AL. Alabama’s Department of Transportation reports that there were more than 9,000 vehicle crashes involving trucks in 2015, the most recent year that data is available at this time. This is the highest number of truck-involved crashes in nearly a decade. When these accidents happen, they are nearly […]

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Drowsy Driving and Truck Accidents

  Drowsy Driving and Truck Accidents: When to Call a Mobile, Alabama Truck Accident Lawyer at Taylor Martino P.C. Huge powerful trucks of deserve respect on the road, demand exceptional driver focus, added caution, a dedication to obeying traffic laws, and most importantly a driver that is well rested and attentive. Even with the best […]

Traumatic Brain Injury

Not All Injuries Heal: Understanding the long-lasting effects of a traumatic brain injury Imagine a shooting pain in your skull. Forgetting where you placed your keys (again). Sudden feels of despair or anger — with no provocation, nothing “setting you off.” Abrupt confusion. Slurring. Feeling as though you’re on a ten-second delay when someone asks […]

Your Rights To Legal Action

It’s your American right to take legal action if you’ve been injured In today’s world, we’re surrounded by billboards advertising lawyers with catchy phrases and commercials with easy-to-remember jingles encouraging us to seek legal action. Still, many folks are reluctant to contact a lawyer when they’ve been injured—even when it’s by no fault of their […]

Elderly Abuse

Elderly population vulnerable to abuse and neglect—here’s what you can do to help According to the Alabama Department of Human Resources, the fastest growing segment of the state’s population are the elderly. These are NaNas and Pop-Pops, mothers and fathers, WWII vets, grocery greeters, bankers, and former boardroom wonders. Despite myriad backgrounds and life stories, […]