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Head Injuries and Legal Liability

Head injuries are especially dangerous, which is no surprise considering the damage they do to that vital organ, the brain. More and more links are being found between concussions and chronic traumatic encephalopathy, which, to date, has only been diagnosed after death. While the NFL says it’s trying to do its best to reduce head […]

How Personal Injury Law Can Help Those With Quadriplegia

A spinal cord injury can lead to quadriplegia (also known as tetraplegia) or paraplegia. When someone else’s negligence has led to such a life-changing injury, you have recourse through the civil court system. While the best way to understand your rights under personal injury law is to consult with a South Carolina personal injury lawyer, […]

Legal Action After a Spinal Cord Injury

Moving Forward with Legal Action After a Spinal Cord Injury  A spinal cord injury is a life-changing event. People who are hurt must learn how to navigate the world from a whole new perspective, often after months of intensive medical care that is usually followed with rehabilitative care and physical therapy. For some individuals, care […]

Sue for Whiplash?

Can You Sue for Whiplash? Automobile accidents can lead to a wide range of injuries. One of the most well known (yet poorly understood) injuries is whiplash. Common causes of whiplash include being rear-ended, physical sports, and bungee jumping. Whiplash can also be caused by slip and falls and other accidents. If you have been […]

Myrtle Beach Intersection Accidents

Myrtle Beach Intersection Accidents are All Too Common According to the South Carolina Traffic Collision Fact Book, over 30% of all South Carolina car accidents occur at an intersection. Intersection accidents are responsible for 18% of all car accident fatalities in South Carolina—a number that could easily be lessened by more attentive drivers. In order […]

Rollover Accidents in South Carolina

Common Causes of Rollover Accidents in South Carolina and How To Avoid Them Rollover accidents have the second-highest fatality rate of South Carolina accidents after pedestrian car accidents. While rollover accidents are not as common as fender-benders and head-on collisions, they have a higher fatality. In fact, nationwide, rollover accidents have the highest fatality rate […]

Myrtle Beach Hit and Runs Have Serious Consequences

Hit and runs are a serious problem. Drivers who choose to leave the scene of an accident are charged with steeper penalties because their actions can result in a lack or delay of medical attention for an injured pedestrian, cyclist, or driver, and even cost someone their life. Myrtle Beach’s unique atmosphere—home to Myrtle Beach […]

Defective Tires

Defective Tires Place All Motorists at Risk When you’re driving 60 miles per hour down the highway, there’s only one thing touching the road: your tires. An often overlooked component of a vehicle (engines get all the attention!), tires are of vital importance for a safe journey. Good tires can help you maneuver on slick […]

Choosing the right Personal Injury Attorney for you

How to Choose the Right South Carolina Personal Injury Attorney for You If you are involved in an accident or injured due to someone else’s negligence, finding a South Carolina personal injury lawyer shouldn’t make your life more difficult. While shopping for a lawyer isn’t something that generally ends up on a to-do list, it […]

Most Common Types of Construction Accidents

The Four Most Common Types of Construction Accidents Let’s be honest: Construction is a dangerous industry. And we’re so thankful to those individuals who risk their safety day in and day to help build the beautiful homes we live in and the places we enjoy visiting. It’s a hard job that requires fortitude, skill, and […]