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Alabama, Under What Conditions May an Insurer Deny Giving Life Insurance?

Many employers offer the benefit of life insurance to their employees. Life insurance allows a person’s family members to receive financial support if they pass on, and in some cases, their spouse or children may be covered as well. Depending…
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Woman Missing After Accident at Oliver Lock And Dam: Search Continues

In a tragic accident on Tuesday evening, a young woman's boat overturned in Tuscaloosa's Oliver Lock and Dam's spillway. While other people involved in the same accident have made it out of the river, safe and sound, the search for the mentioned…
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Can a policyholder have an insurance claim denial reversed after hurricane damage in Mobile Alabama?

The Gulf Coast may get hit with two hurricanes in three days, but could Alabama get lucky and miss the worst of the weather?  Nothing was certain as of Saturday evening, and there have been big changes to forecast tracks for Tropical Storm…
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Widespread Damage in Alabama Following Overnight Storm

Cleanup operations and damage assessments are underway across several counties in south Alabama after severe weather (possible tornado) swept the state on April 19th. Several counties reporting damage include Pike, Henry, Covington, and Crenshaw…
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What Car Insurance Laws Does Alabama Follow?

Alabama is a ‘Fault’ car accident state. This means that the financial liability of the accident is determined by the fault system, or in other words, the driver who caused the accident is responsible for financially compensating the other…
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Wagner’s Shoes in Alabama Accuses Insurer of Acting in Bad Faith in Lawsuit After it Denied its Business Interruption Claim

After Tuscaloosa Mayor Walt Maddox and Governor Kay Ivey issued orders that required non-essential businesses to close, Wagner’s Shoes, a “Tuscaloosa staple,” filed a business interruption claim with its insurer Auto-Owners Insurance.…