Bar Accidents

Decatur, Alabama Bar Accident Lawyer

Randy Ferguson

On a nightly basis, people in Decatur and Huntsville are injured at bars and nightclubs. A night of drinking and socializing can suddenly turn into a trip to the hospital. Unfortunately, their is a high risk of accidents and injuries to bar patrons. Many of these bar accidents and injuries occur because the owner or staff of the nightclub acted in a negligent manner. If you have been injured in a Huntsville or Decatur bar or nightclub, call now for a no-obligation, free consultation with one of our bar accident attorneys. If you are unable to come to our Decatur or Huntsville offices, we also offer home and hospital room consultations. Call 256-534-3435 or 256-350-7200. We are here to help.

Common Causes of Alabama Restaurant and Bar Accidents

Owners of bars and nightclubs in Alabama are required to keep the premises in a reasonably safe condition for all patrons and visitors. The following are some examples of nightclub injuries:

  • Over-serving patrons who then become unruly
  • Allowing intoxicated and belligerent individuals into the club
  • Inadequate security at nightclub
  • Overly aggressive bouncers who assault patrons
  • Hazardous conditions include poor lighting, defective walkways, slippery floors, and more.
  • Locked emergency exits
  • Overcrowding can lead to trampling
  • Allowing patrons into bar with weapons
  • Dangerous pyrotechnics and fire hazards
  • Violating other safety code provisions

Injuries From Bar Accidents

Some common bar injuries include:

  • Neck injuries
  • Bone fractures
  • Brain injuries
  • Concussions
  • Dental injuries
  • Facial injuries
  • Vision or hearing impairments
  • Serious contusions or lacerations
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Traumatic brain injuries
  • Burns
  • Wrongful Death

What steps will a personal injury lawyer take to pursue my injury claim?

In pursuing your accident claim, our accident lawyers will undertake a comprehensive investigation of the incident to ascertain all liable parties. We will meticulously review all available insurance policies to determine sources for compensation. We will assess the extent of your losses, which may include medical bills, lost income, future care needs, and assistance requirements, to establish the full scope of damages. Communication and negotiations with insurance companies will be managed by the lawyer, with efforts made to prevent medical debt collection during the claim processing. Seeking maximum compensation, keeping you informed about negotiation progress and settlement offers, preparing for potential trial proceedings, and operating on a contingent fee basis are among the crucial steps the attorney will take to aid in resolving your accident claim effectively.

Free Consultation

At the Law Offices of Ferguson & Ferguson, we are proud advocates for victims of personal injury caused by the negligence of nightclub owners. Anyone who owns a nightclub, bar, or restaurant should realize the importance of keeping the premises safe for patrons. If you have suffered an injury in a nightclub accident, call 256-534-3435 for a free case evaluation.

Huntsville office location:
303 Williams Avenue SW
Suite 321
Huntsville, AL 35801

Decatur Office Location:
211 Oak Street, NE
Decatur, AL 35601