How Much Will I Get for Pain and Suffering From a Car Accident?

09/05/22 | Auto Accidents
Getting into a car accident is one of the scariest situations a person can find themselves in, and dealing with the aftermath can be overwhelming. The crash may have left you with severe physical injuries, property damage, me...Read More

How Long Does a Car Accident Settlement Take?

09/02/22 | Auto Accidents
Every car accident is different, and there is no way to predict how long a settlement will take to finalize. While you cannot accurately predict when a settlement will yield results, you can discuss the specifics of your situ...Read More

​Average Settlement for Car Accident Neck and Back Injuries

08/29/22 | Auto Accidents
Your neck and back are vulnerable areas of your body, and any injury to them can be life-altering. After suffering injuries in a car accident, the person responsible should pay for them. The best way to get the money you need...Read More

South Carolina Cell Phone Law

07/28/22 | Auto Accidents
South Carolina laws prohibit using a cell phone to craft, read, or send text messages while driving. Per the South Carolina Department of Public Safety (DPS): “It is unlawful for a person to use a wireless electronic commun...Read More

​What Happens After a Deposition in a Car Accident Case?

07/14/22 | Auto Accidents
You may undergo a deposition if you pursue a lawsuit after a car accident. This process occurs during the discovery phase of a lawsuit, which is generally the first phase. The deposition can be a critical juncture in your cas...Read More

When to Hire An Attorney After A Car Accident?

07/05/22 | Auto Accidents
You generally want to hire an attorney as soon as possible following a car accident. There are no benefits in waiting to hire a car accident lawyer. As you’ll see, there are considerable downsides if you don’t get the leg...Read More

Why Is Texting and Driving Dangerous?

05/12/22 | Auto Accidents
The 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 Accidents
Serious 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 Accidents
If 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

Can I Claim Damages for Anxiety After a Car Accident?

03/31/22 | Auto Accidents
A 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

Are You at Fault if Someone Pulls out in Front of You?

03/01/22 | Auto Accidents
Car 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

What to Do After a Car Accident That’s Not Your Fault

09/02/21 | Auto Accidents
Even 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

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 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

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

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

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

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

Causes of Car Accidents

08/03/20 | Auto Accidents
Motor vehicle accidents happen every day. According to the South Carolina Department of Public Safety, 142,406 motor vehicle accidents took place across the state in just one recent year. To put that figure into perspective, ...Read More

What to Do After a Car Accident

07/03/20 | Auto Accidents
Several Steps You Can Take to Protect Your Legal Rights If you haven’t yet experienced your first accident, perhaps you’re wondering: What am I supposed to do after a car accident? Read on for more information. Before an ...Read More

Truck Driver Fatigue

07/02/20 | Auto Accidents
More than 15 million commercial trucks travel along U.S. roadways, as truck drivers deliver 70 percent of the nation’s shipped goods each year. While the commercial trucking industry is an important aspect of the nation’s...Read More

Road Rage

06/08/20 | Auto Accidents
The average American drives thousands of miles each year. More than 90% of working people drive to and from work, with the average commute in the United States reaching a new high of 27.1 minutes. Over a year, that means the ...Read More

How Much to Expect From a Car Accident Settlement

06/06/20 | Auto Accidents
Car travel is an everyday part of life. Unfortunately, so are car accidents, which may leave a victim injured and facing massive bills, lost wages, and an uncertain future. Each year more than 6 million car accidents take pla...Read More