06/07/22 | Motorcycle AccidentA motorcycle accident can happen in an instant. You are strolling along on your bike when people suddenly ask if you are okay. While the medical recovery process relies on your medical team and you, the legal recovery process...Read More
How Do I Find Lawyers That Don’t Get Paid Unless You Win Near Me?
06/01/22 | Personal InjuriesThere are many advertisements for lawyers who offer “no win, no fee” representation, but what does it mean? Essentially a contingency fee claim is one where the attorney does not receive payment until the end of your case...Read More
Why Is Texting and Driving Dangerous?
05/12/22 | Auto AccidentsThe rise of cell phones has had some unintentional and sometimes fatal consequences on America’s highways. An unsettling number of traffic casualties are related to driving while distracted, including the use of cell phones...Read More
How to Get the What You Deserve From a Car Accident
05/10/22 | Auto AccidentsSerious car accident injuries can be expensive. Car accident victims might find themselves burdened with medical bills for an ambulance ride and emergency room visit. Some victims might stay hospitalized for days or weeks. Ot...Read More
How Much Money Can a Passenger in a Car Accident Get?
05/04/22 | Auto AccidentsIf a car crash hurts you and it was not your fault, you might be wondering if you can recover any money and how much. You also might be wondering how to sue someone or go through insurance. The answers to these inquiries will...Read More
How Do Car Accident Settlements Work?
05/03/22 | SettlementsA car accident settlement may happen when the parties involved in a car crash agree on a settlement amount to cover the costs of injuries and property damage. A victim might accomplish this before trial in a pretrial settlem...Read More
When to Get an Attorney for a Car Accident
04/14/22 | Personal InjuriesA car accident with another driver is stressful and can significantly affect your life and future. If you were involved in a car crash with a negligent or reckless driver and sustained severe injuries, you shouldn’t be left...Read More
South Carolina Traffic Laws
04/12/22 | Personal InjuriesWhether you are a South Carolina resident or a visitor, we expect all drivers to follow the state’s traffic laws when driving. All drivers have a responsibility to abide by the state’s traffic laws. One of the mos...Read More
Health and Safety Issues at Roper Hospital
04/07/22 | Personal InjuriesWhen you visit a hospital in the Charleston area for a health concern, you expect the medical professionals to provide adequate care. Medical malpractice and patient injuries are all too common in hospitals, however, and rece...Read More
Distracted Driving vs. Drunk Driving Statistics
04/07/22 | Personal InjuriesAt some point, you probably saw an ad campaign, billboard, or commercial about drunk driving. These shocking advertisements want to deter people from getting behind the wheel while intoxicated. Over the years, warnings about ...Read More
Back Pain From a Car Accident
04/05/22 | Personal InjuriesThe human body often cannot absorb the impact of a car accident without damaging muscles, nerves, and ligaments, particularly in your back. Even “minor” back injuries can lead to severe, ongoing and sometimes permanent pa...Read More
Can I Claim Damages for Anxiety After a Car Accident?
03/31/22 | Auto AccidentsA badly damaged vehicle and broken bones are apparent damages after a car accident. However, many accident victims often suffer in silence from the emotional trauma following an automobile accident. Car accident attorneys can...Read More
Can a Lawyer Settle My Case Without My Consent?
03/16/22 | SettlementsIn any legal case, the client controls when to settle the case. You can think of it this way: A lawyer decides strategy, but a client decides when and whether to settle. Communication between a client and attorney is the key ...Read More
Are You at Fault if Someone Pulls out in Front of You?
03/01/22 | Auto AccidentsCar accidents are devastating events that leave property damage, injuries, and sometimes death in their aftermath. Car accidents also leave questions in the minds of drivers. After a car accident, you may wonder who caused th...Read More
Does Greed Affect Nursing Home Staffing and Resident Care?
02/10/22 | Nursing Home AbuseMuch has been said about the critically low staffing levels at nursing homes and assisted living facilities since the dawn of COVID. Unfortunately, staffing issues were a problem even before the pandemic. However, since 2020,...Read More
What Risks Do Unqualified Truck Drivers Pose?
02/09/22 | Truck AccidentsThe Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration requires truck drivers to meet several qualifications before receiving a Class C or commercial driver’s license. Those qualifications, however, are relatively minimal. A fully...Read More
Which Common Cause of Accidents Causes the Most Collisions?
02/08/22 | Personal InjuriesSerious collisions can occur in the blink of an eye. Most people know some of the more common causes of collisions, including things like distracted driving and speeding. When asked about common causes of collisions or fatal ...Read More
How Are Personal Injury Settlements Paid Out?
02/03/22 | Personal InjuriesA personal injury claim can take a long time to settle. Once you have reached a settlement agreement, you may feel a wave of relief. You can finally get the compensation you need to pay off your ongoing expenses and move forw...Read More
How Can I Prove My Pain and Suffering?
02/02/22 | Personal InjuriesIf someone else’s negligence caused your injuries, you might be entitled to compensation. The at-fault party can reimburse you for pain and suffering beyond your medical bills and surgery costs. Pain and suffering are intan...Read More
C.M. Tucker Jr. Nursing Care Center Abuse and Neglect Attorneys
02/01/22 | Abuse and NeglectLike most busy families, you have neither the time nor the skills to provide care for your sick or aging loved one. As many families do, you look for quality professional care arrangements in a location that is also close to ...Read More
What Not to Say to an Insurance Adjuster After an Accident
01/25/22 | SettlementsFollowing a serious accident of any kind, you will likely have to talk to an insurance adjuster to receive compensation for the losses you may have faced because of the accident. If you had a car accident, you might need to t...Read More
Legal Terms: Your Guide to the Language You Might Hear in Your Personal Injury Case
01/19/22 | Personal InjuriesThe law contains confusing and convoluted language. One can think of the law and the world of attorneys as having a different language than the commonly spoken words between laypersons. Sometimes it’s called legalese. S...Read More
How Quickly Do Bedsores Develop in a Nursing Home?
01/19/22 | 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 bedsores to form. How Long Does it Take to Get a Bedsore? Bedsore can develop in ...Read More
How to Sue a Nursing Home for a Slip and Fall Injury
01/17/22 | 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
Can I Sue a Car Insurance Company for Not Paying My Claim?
01/11/22 | SettlementsOne of the primary ways to get compensation after a car accident is to file a claim with your or another involved party’s car insurance company. Car insurance serves as protection from the financial damage that you can expe...Read More