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Warning Of The Dangers Of Flying Road Debris

Motorists often think of road debris as a problem of dodging objects lying on the road. However, these objects got there after falling off trucks, cars, and other motor vehicles, which means they were airborne at one point. With little or no warning and only a windshield to protect you, another’s negligence can cause serious harm. Common Causes of…

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Do You Really Need A Lawyer To Help You Seek Compensation?

We know you have seen too many of the annoying television ads for a lawyer who promises to get you millions of dollars after you have been in a car accident. Some of the commercials may make you think that all car accident lawyers are only out to prey on people who have been hurt…

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How To Drive Defensively Against Drunk Drivers

Although the safety of cars have improved over time, the same can’t be said of their drivers. Driving under the influence of alcohol still kills thousands of people every year on our nation’s highways in spite of public awareness campaigns and law enforcement efforts. The first line of defense against becoming a victim of drunk…

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Bad Weather Driving Safety Tips

An overturned tractor-trailer backed up traffic along Interstate 77 near Columbia on the morning of April 1. The accident, which took place during heavy rainfall, acts as a reminder that wet roads may require adaptations to your driving. Slow down when the road is wet or icy. No matter the size of your vehicle, slick roads…

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The Importance Of Tracking Your Medical Expenses

If you’ve been searching for a car accident lawyer in Columbia, South Carolina, there’s a chance that you are currently dealing with an injury from a car accident. Working with an attorney can help you make a case, but to ensure that you are compensated for all of your expenses like you should be, it…

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What Is “Frozen Shoulder”?

It’s not surprising that frozen shoulder is an injury quite familiar to our workers’ compensation attorneys, as many jobs require workers to use their arms for heavy and/or repetitive lifting. Putting out a hand to brace a fall is another common cause of a shoulder injury. Shoulder Injuries Cause The Most Missed Work Days A 2014…

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Driving Tips For Senior Drivers In Columbia, South Carolina

While the aging process can make driving more challenging for seniors, it doesn’t mean they have to stop driving. Senior citizens can drive safely by making adjustments. These include using the right driving strategies, technology, and staying on top of their health. With the following tips, seniors can drive longer and keep their independence: Choose…

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Our Workers’ Compensation Attorneys Can Help Injured Nurses

The lifting and moving of overweight patients by hospital nursing staff is an occupational hazard and becoming more so with the increase in obesity. Some disquieting statistics published by the Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) show that each year hospital nursing employees suffer approximately 35,000 musculoskeletal-type injuries. A serious injury results in missed…

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Understanding Rollover Accident Injuries

Rollovers are among the deadliest of motor vehicle accidents. The reason is that many of the car’s safety features do little to protect the occupants from rollover injuries. Car bumpers and crumple zones for example, are effective at protecting against front and rear collisions. However, the rollover accident stresses the sides and roof of the…

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Documentation Is A Huge Factor For Your Injury Case

If you are thinking about hiring a team of experienced Columbia car accident lawyers — such as the legal professionals at Harris & Graves, P.A. — then you are making a smart decision. To make the most out of this decision, however, you will need to provide your attorneys with as much information as possible. Along with…

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