Practices

Cases Investigated

Beasley Allen is currently investigating the following cases involving serious injury or death. However, our attorneys would like to investigate any claims of serious injury or death that may be the result of accident, assault, nursing home neglect or sexual abuse.

Cab guard case prompts warning labels on products

February 17, 2017 - If “heavy truck cab guard” is searched on Google, more than 1.5 million results appear. And, at least on the first page, none of those results will tell you that many of them—if not... Read More


Millions still at risk from faulty Takata airbags

February 1, 2017 - Approximately 29 million vehicles in the United States are not as safe as they should be due to manufacturer error, involving a Takata airbag inflator exploding and causing injuries instead... Read More


Cab guard failure verdict highlighted on WSFA

January 23, 2017 - Cab guards are required as front-end structures on 18-wheelers that pull flat beds, trailers and log trailers, and are meant to prevent shifting cargo from contacting the cab of heavy... Read More


Jury finds for family of man killed in log truck crash

January 19, 2017 - A jury in Lowndes County Circuit Court found in favor of the family of Larry Albritton, who was killed Oct. 7, 2013, when he lost control of the log truck he was driving and crashed. Read More


Amid growing concerns, FDA heightens regulatory efforts, U.S. airlines called to act on e-cigarettes’ safety risks

January 12, 2017 - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will hold a two-day public workshop in April to discuss the potential safety risks of e-cigarettes, according to The Hill. The announcement comes... Read More


Fatal rollover triggers recall of Textron’s Bad Boy off-road utility vehicles

January 11, 2017 - Textron Specialized Vehicles and the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced a recall Jan. 11 of about 1,100 Bad Boy off-road utility vehicles to address serious injury... Read More


Aging tires pose continuing hazard to drivers

January 6, 2017 - Most people recognize that tires wear, requiring replacements every so many thousand miles to prevent accidents. However, many do not realize that a tire’s age alone can cause serious... Read More


Explosions, fires caused by lithium-based batteries spread across additional types of devices

January 5, 2017 - The holidays are past, but some of the gifts exchanged during the season could give their new owners more than they bargained for thanks to the growing problem with lithium-based batteries. Read More


2016: The year of exploding batteries and electronics

December 29, 2016 - This year has been dangerous for consumers using electronic devices powered by lithium-ion batteries. Beasley Allen has warned consumers about the problematic batteries and how their... Read More


Government hopes to address role speed plays in trucking accidents

December 29, 2016 - To help reduce the number of trucking accidents caused or worsened by high speeds, the NHTSA and the FMSCA have partnered to issue a joint proposed rule requiring the installation of... Read More


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