Author Archives: Atty John Giddens

Montgomery Riverfront Brawl: Can You Sue For Injuries After a Fight?

Injured in a fight can I sue

The nation has been captivated by the recent events that happened at a riverfront dock in Montgomery, Alabama. An altercation between a dock employee and a group of men turned into a large brawl, resulting in several people being detained and charges pending those involved. It is clear that there are some criminal implications to […]

Giddens Law Firm, P.A. Obtains Settlement for Truck Accident Victim

Truck accident lawyer John Giddens with client

Another satisfied client! Congratulations to Mr. Tony Carter on his settlement in a complicated truck accident case. Mr. Carter was on his way to work when an 18-wheeler carrying an oversized load pulled across the highway. The truck had chase cars in the front and the back which blocked the lane that Mr. Carter was […]

$500,000 Settlement For an Injured Passenger in a Truck Accident Case

Sharp shards of car glass on the asphalt

July 12, 2021 – The Firm is pleased to announce a $500,000 settlement for an injured passenger in a car wreck case. The settlement was achieved shortly after the complaint was filed. The Firm achieved a confidential settlement with a trucking company for an injured client during the discovery phase of the litigation. The injuries […]

The Sudden Emergency Defense in Mississippi 18-Wheeler Truck Accident Claims

Attorney for Truck Driver Accident Injuries and Wrongful Death Lawsuits in Mississippi

Lawyers who handle automobile accident cases should be sure to understand that they will likely receive extremely unusual and creative explanations from defendants as to how automobile accidents happen.  Unfortunately, there are many individuals who think that if they are involved in an accident, they can simply excuse their behavior or blame the other driver […]

The Act of God Defense in Mississippi Personal Injury Cases

Couple Reading Letter About Husband's Injury

An injury that is catastrophic may wipe out the finances of even the most affluent family.  Specifically, losses such as lost wages, hospital bills, and other damages can accrue rather fast.  Those who sustained injuries due to the negligence of another should expect that the careless driver’s insurance carrier will cover at least a portion […]

18-Wheeler Truck Accident Injuries and Fatalities Lawsuit Lawyers

18-Wheeler Truck Accident Lawyer in Mississippi

View our recent Verdicts & Settlements. 18-Wheeler Truck Accidents in Mississippi Lead to Severe Injuries and Fatalities (MS) Truck accident injuries vary in severity, but given the massive size of these vehicles, they can often be extremely severe and potentially fatal. The National Safety Council points out that commercial trucks are involved in a disproportionate amount […]

Fatal Truck Accidents Hit a 30-Year High

Tractor-Trailer Truck Accident Lawsuit Lawyer in Mississippi (MS)

View our recent Verdicts & Settlements. Fatal Truck Accidents Hit a 30-Year High by a Tractor-Trailer Truck Accident Lawsuit Attorney in Mississippi (MS) According to data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), more truck drivers died in crashes in 2018 than at any point in time in the last 30 years. That number demonstrates […]

After a Truck Accident by Experienced Mississippi Truck Accident Attorney – MS

Trucking Accident Lawyers in Mississippi

View our recent Verdicts & Settlements. What Not to Do Following a Semi-Truck Accident In the moments after any crash, a person may not be thinking clearly and could be disoriented. In a collision with a large truck, the impact could be far worse. After all, these accidents often lead to massive destruction. While no one […]

Mississippi Attorney for Truckers Injured or Killed, Sleep Apnea

Tractor-Trailer Truck Driver Accident Injury and Wrongful Death Lawsuit Lawyer in Mississippi

View our recent Verdicts & Settlements. Sleep Apnea Puts Truckers Lives in Danger by our experienced Mississippi Attorney for Truckers Injured or Killed About 28 percent of truck drivers are impacted by obstructive sleep apnea. Those who suffer from sleep apnea experience symptoms of drowsiness and fatigue during the day. Obviously, for individuals operating 80,000 pounds […]

Truck Accidents Kill 1,000s Each Year, Call Our Fatal Truck Accident Lawyers in Mississippi (MS)

Fatal Truck Accident Lawyers in Mississippi (MS)

View our recent Verdicts & Settlements.   Truck Crashes Kill Thousands, Injure Hundreds of Thousands, Fatal Truck Accident Lawyers in Mississippi (MS) Truck crashes killed 4,862 people in 2018. The number of such incidents is on the rise. In terms of injuries caused by large truck collisions, 112,000 large truck crashes involving injuries took place in […]