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Personal Injury Terms & Definitions

Personal injury — What is it exactly? The term “personal injury” is used to describe any injury, physical or mental, that occurred because of someone’s intentional actions or negligence, or strict liability. Columbia injury lawyers share more about personal injury: Reasons For Personal Injury Intentional actions: someone hurts you on purpose. This includes assault, battery,…

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Your After Accident Guide To Protect Yourself

Every day thousands of auto accidents occur. If you happen to be one of those unfortunate victims, knowing what to do after the accident can help cut costs, accelerate clean up and repair, and most importantly, help to prevent further injuries. Safety First If you are involved in a minor accident with no injuries, the…

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Car Seat Safety And How Important It Is

Each year children are injured and even killed in car accidents because they were not properly restrained. As we enter 2016 it is a good time to review car seat safety. South Carolina car accident lawyers want to provide you a few car seat tips so your child can avoid harm should an accident occur. The three…

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Do You Know About The Move Over Law?

Most people understand that police officers and other emergency responders do dangerous jobs at times. This work becomes even more dangerous when police officers or other emergency responders have to stop on the side of busy roads. Since 1999, over 200 law enforcement officers have been struck and killed by vehicles. Along with that, paramedics,…

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Tips For Drivers Involved In Multi-Car Crashes

If you’re traveling down one of Columbia’s Interstates and you’re hit from behind in a multi-car crash, it’s important to know what steps to take. By following these tips, you and your passengers will know what to do in the minutes following an accident involving several vehicles. Check the passengers in your car to find out if they have any…

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Why Was My Workers’ Compensation Claim Denied?

If you are hurt on the job, your biggest focus is often on healing as quickly as possible. During the process of healing, it can be easy to get so focused upon getting better that it is only after your worker’s comp claim is denied that you realize you did something wrong when filing a claim.…

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Four Tips To Stay Safe During The Holiday Season

Fall in South Carolina mean two things are in season–hunting and the holidays. You won’t need a Columbia car accident lawyers when you’re deer hunting, but Christmas shopping can come close to being a contact sport, so it’s always good to know who to call. November and especially December have always meant more accidents–not only are people…

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Do You Know What Steps To Take Immediately After A Car Accident?

When you are involved in a car accident, you can go through a difficult and stressful time because it is such an unexpected event in your life. Even if you are cautious and extremely careful, you can still be involved in a car accident. After an accident has occurred, all you probably want is for…

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Driving Tips To Share With Your Teen

If you are a parent of teens who has recently started driving or who will soon start driving, you might be a little apprehensive, especially knowing inexperienced drivers are more likely to get in accidents. Because it has been so long since you got your own license, it can also be hard to relate to…

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Are You Hurt? Do You Know How To Get Help? What Do You Do Next?

Are you hurt? Do you know how to get help? What should you do next? Those are just the basics, but there are many more questions you’ll encounter after suffering a personal injury. You’ll even face confusing questions from sources with intentions to help you, but to get the best treatment you need an experienced guide. Columbia injury lawyers,…