State News : Alabama

NWCDN is a network of law firms dedicated to protecting employers in workers’ compensation claims.

NWCDN Members regularly post articles and summary judgements in workers’ compensations law in your state.  

Select a state from the dropdown menu below to scroll through the state specific archives for updates and opinions on various workers’ compensation laws in your state.

Contact information for NWCDN members is also located on the state specific links in the event you have additional questions or your company is seeking a workers’ compensation lawyer in your state.





The NWCDN and Thomas A Robinson of LexisNexis recently partnered as Co-editors-in-chief to prepare the 2017 edition of “Workers’ Compensation Emerging Issues Analysis.”  This is an excellent book which is an essential tool for attorneys, risk managers, and insurance professionals. The book is a reference guide to issues and cases as well as a 50 state survey of trends and developments.  Approximately 40 NWCDN members contributed as authors.  The book can be purchased at or by calling 1-800-223-1940 (mention WCRisk to receive a discount).


About the Author

This submission was prepared by Mike Fish, an attorney with Fish Nelson & Holden, LLC, a law firm dedicated to representing self-insured employers, insurance carriers, and third party administrators in all matters related to workers’ compensation. Fish Nelson & Holden is a member of the National Workers’ Compensation Defense Network. If you have any questions about this submission or Alabama workers’ compensation in general, please contact Fish by e-mailing him at or by calling him directly at 205-332-1448.