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South Carolina Vehicle Accident Report: February 2019

During the month of February, South Carolina residents experienced numerous car wrecks. Some of the accidents resulted in life-altering injuries and death. At Harris & Graves, we believe that our community should be well-informed about the types of accidents that have occurred, so we can encourage one another to implement additional safety while on the…

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South Carolina Vehicle Accident Report: January 2019

In the month of January, South Carolina endured multiple automobile accidents. Accidents occur for a wide variety of reasons including distracted driving, driving under the influence, or recklessness. Safe driving habits are not always implemented, which can lead to life-altering injuries and, in some cases, death. If you or a loved one sustained injuries at the…

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South Carolina Vehicle Accident Report: December 2018

Motor vehicle accidents occur more often than people realize and can result in life-altering injuries and death. Car accidents happen for numerous reasons. Within the month of December 2018 alone, South Carolina drivers suffered multiple devastating collisions. It’s imperative that residents are aware of the crashes occurring in their local towns, suburbs, and intersections, so…

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What To Do After A Car Accident In A Company Vehicle

  Author: John Colbert, Colbert Cooper Hill Attorneys Were You In A Wreck In A Company Vehicle? Contact Our South Carolina Car Accident Lawyers Car accidents are challenging enough, but it can be even more complicated if you were driving a company vehicle. Driving the company car has its benefits since the mileage and wear…

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Nationwide Statistics For Personal Injury Cases

Across the nation, accidents take place every day. Whether it’s a car accident or on the job, injuries occur more often than we want to admit. When you have been a victim of an accident, it’s possible to file a lawsuit. In fact, the highest civil litigation filed nationwide are personal injury lawsuits. People who…

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South Carolina Facing Shortage Of Truck Drivers

  Author: Gordon Heuser, Esq., Colorado Springs, Colorado Despite Driver Shortage, Accidents Still Happen. A Truck Accident Lawyer in Columbia Can Help Corporate fleet vehicles are a major asset to our economy. Without their ability to carry heavy loads, we would be unable to function as a society. The American Trucking Association (ATA) mentioned, “The…

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Can Seeing A Chiropractor Help My Personal Injury Claim?

Personal injury cases vary depending upon the severity of the injury an individual has suffered. In 2017, South Carolina ranked 17th for injury deaths nationwide, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Since injuries can differ greatly in personal injury cases, there are many different treatment approaches to aid in your recovery…

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Is Social Security Disability Taxable Income?

Social Security Disability (SSD) is a benefit provided by the Social Security Administration to qualifying recipients. To qualify for SSD, you must meet the government’s definition of disabled and you must have worked long enough to qualify for the program. Most people who file for SSD are denied. A Social Security Disability lawyer can help…

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Dog Attacks And Personal Injury Cases

Author: Mitch Grissim, Esq. Dog attacks are on the rise across the nation, as we become more welcoming of people bringing pets into public places. Recently, a South Carolina woman was charged with second-degree assault after she allowed her three aggressive dogs to attack a deputy. The officer in question suffered bites on his arms…

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How To Get A Second Opinion For Your Workplace Injury In South Carolina

  Getting hurt on the job is a scary experience. Yet, it’s a risk that South Carolina workers face every day. When hurt on the job, workers have a right to file a workers’ compensation claim. Workers’ compensation is a form of insurance provided at no cost to workers. It can help injured workers with…

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