Responsibilities During Halloween

During Halloween, neighborhoods are filled with children running about gathering up as much candy as they can. It’s an exciting time for children and parents as well.
Unfortunately, with all of the excitement, it’s easy to forget that this holiday is also one of the most dangerous for pedestrians. The National Center for Health Statistics estimated that 7,450 pedestrians were killed in traffic or non-traffic incidents in 2017.

If a Loved One Dies in a Mass Shooting, Can the Property Owner be Held Responsible?

Over the weekend of August 3rd and 4th, 2019, 31 people were murdered in mass shootings. This included 22 victims in El Paso, Texas and 9 more in Dayton, Ohio.

You Were Just in a Car Wreck – An overview of what I see my clients go through every time

I recently attended a conference meant to instruct lawyers on how to best market their law firms. It was like drinking from a fire-hose of information. However, one of the most keen observations, albeit obvious, is to walk in the shoes of the people that you help after they have experienced a car wreck.


Fender Benders, Do You Need to Call an Attorney?

Fender benders may not seem all that significant. That’s because they’re generally defined as accidents in which a pair of vehicles strike each other at speeds of 10 mph or less.

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Fraudulent Car Accidents in Charleston

Unfortunately, fraud has been part of the human element for as long as we are aware of our existence. Through the years, as people have developed, so has their ability to make deception into an art. Hence, the Art of Deception.

South Carolina Is Second in the Country for DUI Deaths (2019)

The most common cause of death for people between the ages of five and 24 is car crashes, and a large percentage of accidents are caused by impaired driving. Drunk driving is a serious problem across the entire country, but some states have a bigger issue than others when it comes to DUI deaths. Unfortunately, a report from the security company SafeWise found that South Carolina has the second highest rate of DUI deaths per capita.

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The Dangers of Driving While Live Video Streaming (2019)

On May 2nd, 2018, the Governor of Georgia, Nathan Deal, signed into law the much anticipated Hands-Free Driving bill. The bill relates to distracted driving legislation. It’s designed to prevent drivers from handling cell-phones when they’re behind the wheel.


3 Things You Need to Know About How to Find an Attorney in Charleston, SC

Hiring an excellent lawyer who understands the law about your individual circumstances can be a challenge. You need to know that you can trust your attorney to provide you with the best legal representation possible.


Everything You Need to Know About Slips and Falls

In this article: Introduction Resources for Slip and Fall Accident Prevention What to do When Slip and Fall Prevention Fails Always Watch an Injured Victim Get Advice About What to do After a Slip and Fall Incident Hire an Experienced Accident Injury Attorney The Centers for Disease Control has dedicated a whole page to slips …

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Accidents Are One of the Top 10 Causes of Death in South Carolina (2019)

In this article: Introduction What Are the Most Common Accident Types? Car Accidents are the Most Common Cause of Death Why Were There So Many Auto Collision Deaths in 2015? How to Drive Safely and Prevent Auto Collisions Accidental Poisoning Killed Almost as Many People as Traffic Incidents How to Prevent Poison and Noxious Gas …

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