08/13/23 | Auto AccidentsHave you ever wondered what the most common cause of vehicle collisions is? So has the Insurance Information Institute (III) and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), which have compiled statistics on th...Read More
What Is a Head-on Collision?
08/13/23 | Auto AccidentsHead-on collisions are also commonly known as front-impact accidents or frontal crashes. These accidents occur when oncoming traffic traveling in opposite directions collides from front end to front end. Most head-on collisio...Read More
What to Do After a Car Accident That’s Not Your Fault
08/12/23 | Auto Accidents, Personal InjuriesEven the best drivers can have an off day. DUIs, distracted driving, and speeding increase the chances of becoming an at-fault driver in an accident. Sometimes, an automobile accident is the result of negligence. Other times,...Read More
How Can Blind Spots Hide Deadly Hazards?
06/28/23 | Auto AccidentsNo matter how many side and rearview mirrors they have, virtually all vehicles have blind spots. These are places where drivers cannot see other vehicles next to them. If drivers don’t check their blind spots before mer...Read More
Types of Car Accidents
01/09/23 | Auto AccidentsWith motorists traveling across the world’s roadways in different directions, at different speeds, on different road types, and in different vehicles, there are many different accident types. The type of car accident you’...Read More
What Is FR-10 Form in South Carolina?
01/02/23 | Auto AccidentsIn South Carolina, drivers must complete an accident form known as the FR-10 (or Form FR-10) following a motor vehicle accident. The FR in Form FR-10 stands for financial responsibility. A law enforcement officer will general...Read More
If You Have an Accident in Which Someone Is Injured, What Should You Do?
10/07/22 | Auto AccidentsCar accidents are a common occurrence across the United States. They can be a fender bender or a catastrophic crash. No matter the severity of the accident, you can suffer serious injuries. According to the National Highway T...Read More
How Much Should I Settle for a Car Accident?
10/06/22 | Auto AccidentsHow much should I settle for a car accident? Your recovery should be your priority after a car accident. Full recovery means healing from your injuries and bouncing back from the financial difficulties a car accident can b...Read More
South Carolina Street Racing
09/20/22 | Auto AccidentsSouth Carolina Street racing might seem like a fun idea to come thrill-seekers, but it’s never as the movies portray it to be. Not only is street racing disruptive, but it also creates an unsafe environment for everyone in ...Read More
Rear-End Collision Injuries
09/15/22 | Auto Accidents, Personal InjuriesRear-end collisions frequently happen, usually resulting in extensive injuries and financial losses. You may have legal options if you’ve been in a rear-end collision. Continue reading to better understand rear-end colli...Read More
How Much Will I Get for Pain and Suffering From a Car Accident?
09/05/22 | Auto AccidentsGetting 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 AccidentsEvery car accident is different, and there is no way to predict how long a settlement will take to finalize. While you cannot accurately predict how long a settlement will take, you can discuss the specifics of your situation...Read More
Average Settlement for Car Accident Neck and Back Injuries
08/29/22 | Auto AccidentsYour 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 AccidentsSouth 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 AccidentsYou 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 AccidentsYou 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 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 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
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
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
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
The Severity of Road Rash Injuries
10/22/20 | Auto AccidentsMotorcycle 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 AccidentsSouth 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 AccidentsThe 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
08/04/20 | Auto AccidentsIf 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