Is my employer responsible for my back injury caused by lifting at work? Back injuries are one of the most common work related injuries.According to the United States Department of Labor, in 2015, musculoskeletal disorders , such as sprains or strains resulting from overexertion in lifting, accounted for 31 percent of the total cases for […]
5 Common Causes of Motorcycle Accidents in South Carolina It is autumn in South Carolina, which means more people are riding their motorcycles is the wonderful cooler air The federal government estimates that per mile traveled in 2014, the number of deaths on motorcycles was over 27 times the number in cars. Motorcycle accidents are […]
Fountain Inn, S.C. – For the sixth consecutive year, personal injury attorney Venus Poe, partner and founder of Venus Poe, PA, has been recognized with an AV-level peer review rating from Martindale-Hubbell. “I strive to provide the best possible service to my clients and that ultimately depends on my commitment to legal ethics and proficiency. […]
Fountain Inn, S.C. – Venus Poe was recently named to the National Association of Distinguished Counsel’s (“NADC’s”) top one percent of attorneys for 2017. NADC’s mission is to recognize attorneys who elevate Bar standards and provide a benchmark for other lawyers to emulate. “I feel honored to be recognized by my peers,” Venus Poe said. […]
Personal injury attorney Venus Poe, partner and founder of Venus Poe, PA, was recently elected to lead the Fountain Inn Rotary Club as the organization’s president. One of Poe’s two office locations is in downtown Fountain Inn. “It is an honor to serve as President of the Fountain Inn Rotary Club,” said Venus Poe. “This […]
What in the world is a “Dram Shop” action? When someone is injured by a drunk driver, they may recover damages from the drunk drivers’ car insurance company. They may also have a dram shop action against businesses that served the drunk driver alcohol when they person was visibly intoxicated or underage. Those suits brought […]
One of the most rewarding and heartbreaking type of cases we work on involve car accidents where a child is injured. There are many special considerations when it comes to settlements involving children. As with any case, before you can agree to a settlement, you have to know the full extent of any damages.