What happens if you are in a car accident while working in South Carolina? If you are injured in a car accident while working you are going to have more issues than just your injuries. You are entitled to workers’ compensation benefits if the car accident happened while you were working and you are entitled […]
What is Negligence Per Se in a South Carolina Car Accident Negligence per se is defined as an act that is negligent because it violates a law that has been designed to protect the public. Some examples of laws that apply to car accident cases that might bring rise to a negligence per se cause […]
Stay off Social Media after a Car Accident The internet is intertwined in most people’s everyday lives. When something major happens to us, such as a car wreck, it is a natural inclination to want to tell people about it. People take to Facebook, Twitter and other social media to post pictures or vent about […]
Distracted Driving blog Texting and Driving kills. Here are some apps that can help parents make sure their kids (and themselves) are driving safe: Canary is a free app that puts all the information in the hands of the parent. It offers text notification any time a child texts, tweets, or answers a […]
The Importance of taking pictures after a car accident When you are in a car accident, the steps needed to document the accident are probably the last thing on your mind. Your first thoughts are probably getting treatment for your injuries and how you are going to go back to work and get your vehicle […]
A big question many victims in car accidents have is how much it will cost to hire an attorney. Many people don’t even seek out an attorney because they don’t believe they can pay for one. Every attorney is different and has their own policy for charges. Most attorneys handle car accidents on what […]
Nearly 4000 people are killed each year in tractor-trailer accidents. The federal government established hours of service rules because truck driver fatigue is one of the highest causes of these tractor-trailer accidents in the United States. In a bid to provide the truck drivers with rest and sleep, and to reduce truck accidents due to […]
According to the South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles, every driver in the state must carry liability insurance.
If someone you love dies in a car accident in South Carolina, it may be hard to know what to do. Once you have come through the initial shock of the death, you may wonder how you were going to pay for any funeral bills, medical bills or support loved ones left in the wake of this sudden death.
In 2013 (the last year data is available), seventy-one percent of people killed in large-truck crashes were occupants of the other vehicles.