The Wrongful Death Statute of Limitations: How Can It Influence Your Claim?

06/18/21 | Wrongful Death
After 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 Abuse
Are 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

Truck Rollovers

06/13/21 | Truck Accidents
How 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 Injuries
After 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 Accidents
If 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 Neglect
The 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 Neglect
Guardianships 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 Accidents
For 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 Injuries
Popular 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 Accidents
Speed 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 Neglect
The 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

What Is Reckless Driving?

02/28/21 | Uncategorized
Reckless driving can take many forms, but it generally consists of driving in a manner that ignores others’ safety and the standard rules of the road. Reckless driving can cause a wide variety of injuries. Many people invol...Read More

How to Report Crime Against the Elderly

02/23/21 | Abuse and Neglect
When you become a primary caregiver for an elderly loved one, you get a crash course in keeping your loved one healthy and safe. Most of what you learn includes little about elderly individuals’ increasing vulnerability to ...Read More

What Is a Head-on Collision?

02/16/21 | Auto Accidents
Head-on collisions are also commonly known as front impact accidents or frontal crashes. These accidents occur when two vehicles traveling in opposite directions collide front end to front end. Most head-on collisions cause s...Read More

What Is the Definition of a TBI?

01/20/21 | Brain Injury
TBI is an abbreviation for a traumatic brain injury. The most common type of TBI is a concussion, medically referred to as a mild TBI. Traumatic brain injuries encompass a wide range of injuries people suffer after experienci...Read More

Semi-Truck Accidents

01/15/21 | Truck Accidents
In the past several years, the number of semi-truck accidents has increased, with a corresponding rise in semi-truck injuries and fatalities. Semi-trucks, or truck tractors and tractor-trailers, have several characteristics t...Read More

The Most Common Cause of Collision

12/22/20 | Auto Accidents
Have you ever wondered what the most common cause of vehicle collisions are? So has the Insurance Information Institute (III) and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), which have compiled statistics on t...Read More

Motorcycle Helmet Laws

12/20/20 | Motorcycle Accident
Motorcycle accidents are dangerous because of the relative vulnerability of motorcyclists compared to occupants of other vehicles. Drivers of cars and trucks are encased in tons of metal and cushions. If they crash, motorcycl...Read More

Suffering a Brain Injury After a Motorcycle Accident?

12/16/20 | Brain Injury
Riding a motorcycle can be one of the greatest joys in a person’s life. However, this thrill can come with dangerous consequences, especially if you are involved in a motorcycle crash. Motorcycle accidents are considered on...Read More

What to Do After a Motorcycle Accident

12/16/20 | Motorcycle Accident
While motorcycles are an incredible way to take in the scenery and enjoy the fresh air, those who use this mode of transportation are more likely to be injured or killed than other vehicle occupant types. Each year, more than...Read More

The Severity of Road Rash Injuries

10/22/20 | Auto Accidents
Motorcycle accidents often mean the victim is left with road rash. The dictionary definition of road rash is “mild to severe skin abrasion resulting from a fall (as from a bicycle or motorcycle) which usually involves slidi...Read More

Motorcycle Laws Other Motorists Need to Know

10/20/20 | Auto Accidents
South Carolina, like every other state, has laws that anyone who operates a motor vehicle must follow. Motorcycle operators must adhere to the rules which pertain specifically to them. They are also required to follow most la...Read More

Rear End Auto Accidents

09/09/20 | Auto Accidents
The most common type of accident involving a motor vehicle is a rear end collision. Approximately 1.7 million rear end collisions take place in the nation each year. While this type of accident is commonly regarded as a “mi...Read More

Nursing Home Residents Dumped for More-Profitable COVID Patients

09/08/20 | Abuse and Neglect
An elderly man was discovered disheveled and alone on a sidewalk in Koreatown, Los Angeles. The 88-year-old man, suffering from dementia, was dumped at an unapproved boarding house by staff at the nursing home where he had be...Read More

Driver Fatigue

08/04/20 | Auto Accidents
If you watch the news or go online, you will see hundreds of stories where drivers cause accidents after falling asleep at the wheel. Driver fatigue is dangerous, and in many cases, it takes the lives of innocent victims. If ...Read More