What Do Bedsores (Pressure Ulcers) Look Like In 4 Stages
11/30/21 | BedsoresBedsores (pressure ulcers) are preventable injuries that occur when individuals do not receive appropriate care. Consequently, if an individual develops bedsores in a healthcare facility or a nursing home, the establishment m...Read More
South Carolina Nursing Home Abuse Settlements
11/23/21 | Nursing Home AbuseA nursing home abuse case may result in a significant amount of compensation. Depending on the facts of the case, this amount can exceed $1 million. Working with an experienced nursing home abuse lawyer can help you maximize ...Read More
How Quickly Do Bedsores Develop in a Nursing Home?
11/16/21 | BedsoresBedsores frequently tend to develop in individuals that are bed or chair-bound for extended periods of time. However, it does not take long for these sores to form. In fact, bedsores can develop in as little as a week when in...Read More
How Can Bedsores Be Fatal?
11/09/21 | BedsoresBedsores are preventable injuries that often develop because of negligent care. In fact, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), one in ten nursing home patients suffers a bedsore injury. This tends...Read More
South Carolina Bedsore (Pressure Sore) Settlements & Case Value
10/28/21 | Bedsores, Nursing Home AbuseIf you or a loved one developed bedsores while in the care of a nursing home, hospital, home health care, or other medical facilities and care programs, the court could find your caretaker or the facility negligent. Bedsores ...Read More
Nursing Homes Use Improper Diagnoses to Neglect and Abuse Residents
10/26/21 | Abuse and NeglectIf you are looking for a nursing home for your loved one, you undoubtedly want a facility with quality care and a safe environment. Unfortunately, nursing homes are under criticism for similar patterns of unscrupulous diagnos...Read More
How to Sue a Nursing Home for a Slip and Fall Injury
10/19/21 | Nursing Home AbuseSlip and fall accidents are among the most common causes of severe injuries among vulnerable persons and senior citizens. A Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report reveals that as many as 36 million Americans ...Read More
How to Report Nursing Home Abuse in South Carolina [Step-by-Step]
10/12/21 | Nursing Home AbuseMany of us must make the difficult decision to move a loved one into a nursing home because we can’t provide the care they need at home. And some seniors with dementia need around-the-clock supervision that simply requires ...Read More
Bedsore Treatment Costs in Nursing Homes [Do You Pay?]
10/05/21 | Legal Fees, Nursing Home AbuseBedsores, commonly known as pressure sores or pressure ulcers, usually happen to people who are bedbound or must use a wheelchair to get around. Putting pressure on one area for a long time, especially where a bone is close t...Read More
Can I Get a Free Consultation to Meet With a Lawyer?
09/22/21 | UncategorizedWhen you sustain injuries in an accident, the last thing you want to do is pay an attorney to represent you. You are already out of work and are worried about how you will support your family. However, you know that trying to...Read More
Why Do You Need a 24/7/365 Lawyer?
09/22/21 | UncategorizedAn injury can happen to anyone, even those most cautious in their everyday life. Personal injuries can affect your life in many ways that you may not expect. Injury victims must deal with the financial burden of medical bills...Read More
How Much Does a Lawyer Cost?
09/04/21 | Personal InjuriesTo most people, hiring a lawyer for a personal injury claim makes sense. Hiring an expert with any complex issue is generally; a good idea and can pay off dividends in many different ways. This is certainly true of having an ...Read More
What to Do After a Car Accident That’s Not Your Fault
09/02/21 | Auto AccidentsEven the best of drivers can have an off day. Sometimes, an automobile accident is the result of one driver’s negligence. Take DUIs, distracted driving, or speeding through a high traffic area for example. Many other times,...Read More
Tractor-Trailer Accidents in South Carolina
08/31/21 | Truck AccidentsThe last thing on your mind as you are traveling the roadways here in South Carolina is an accident. Let’s face it, collisions occur frequently, but we don’t usually think about them until they happen to us or someone we ...Read More
The Wrongful Death Statute of Limitations: How Can It Influence Your Claim?
06/18/21 | Wrongful DeathAfter the loss of a loved one, your life may feel upside down. Everything seems out of sorts. You have a lot of challenges to deal with—not just planning a funeral and mourning for the loss of a loved one, but rebuilding yo...Read More
Why You Should Not Rely on Medicare’s Nursing Home Ratings
06/16/21 | Nursing Home AbuseAre you looking for a nursing home for your loved one? If so, we probably don’t need to tell you how daunting the task can be. From ensuring that the facility you’re considering can meet your family member’s specific ne...Read More
06/13/21 | Truck AccidentsHow They Happen, What Dangers Do They Pose, and What Do I Do Next? Highways and interstates across the country see a high degree of big truck traffic every day. Those big trucks help transport cargo across all corners of the ...Read More
How Much Is an Accident Injury Claim Worth?
06/10/21 | Personal InjuriesAfter an accident, one of the first questions that pop into your mind is how you are going to pay for medical bills and a lawyer when you can’t work. When you retain us to handle your personal injury case, you don’t have ...Read More
How Can Lawyers Help After Commercial Truck Accidents?
06/07/21 | Truck AccidentsIf you were in a commercial truck accident, you know how terrifying it can be. Any accident, no matter its size, is an awful and painful experience for everyone involved. But some accidents are far more dangerous than others....Read More
Veterans Affairs Lawsuits: What You Need to Know
05/01/21 | Abuse and NeglectThe VA helps provide vital services to disabled veterans, including those who can no longer care for themselves at home. Many veterans choose a VA nursing home or assisted living facility because it costs less than choosing a...Read More
Professional Guardian Abuse of the Elderly
04/05/21 | Abuse and NeglectGuardianships for the elderly and incapacitated a great help when they work properly. But if a guardianship goes awry, as is portrayed in the Netflix movie I Care a Lot, it can be a nightmare. In some cases, anyone can petiti...Read More
How Can Blind Spots Hide Deadly Hazards?
04/02/21 | Auto AccidentsFor new drivers, few concepts feel more disconcerting than the notion of a blind spot. The idea that you may not see another vehicle next to yours even in broad daylight, and that another driver might not see you, seems to de...Read More
Why Should You Take Neck Injuries Seriously?
03/30/21 | Personal InjuriesPopular culture tends to portray neck injuries as non-serious. More times than we can count, we’ve seen characters in television comedies get laughs by wearing a foam collar that limits mobility and looks silly. Neck braces...Read More
Why Is Speeding Is a Factor in More Than a Quarter of Fatal Accidents?
03/28/21 | Auto AccidentsSpeed limits not only reduce the amount of fuel that a vehicle uses but also save lives. Despite this, the number of lives lost on South Carolina roadways over the previous decade does not appear to have declined in any meani...Read More
When Do Nursing Home Evictions Qualify as Abuse?
03/26/21 | Abuse and NeglectThe decision to place a loved one in a skilled nursing facility is not one that concerned family members take lightly. Whether you have a family member who is aging and can no longer remain at home safely, or your loved one h...Read More