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“Mischief Night” Vehicle Collision Takes Young Boy’s Life

Police say that a 12-year-old boy was killed in a vehicle collision about 6 p.m. on Mischief Night, the night before Halloween. The boy, Naquan Nasier Cornish-Smith, was a passenger in a 1993 Honda Civic which was hit by a Ford Explorer when it tried to turn left on Garners Ferry Road. Cornish-Smith was ejected…

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Why You Should Hire A Lawyer On A Contingency Basis Only

If you have recently been in a car accident, you might be searching for a team of Columbia car accident lawyers who can help you in filing a claim against the responsible party. You might have found that many lawyers expect you to pay something up-front, but this is not always the case. In some cases, these…

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How You Should Deal With Aggressive Drivers

When traveling on roadways, you will have to deal with an assortment of drivers. There are the slow drivers. There are the lane weavers. There are the drivers who always try to beat the light. Perhaps the worst sort of driver to encounter is the angry, aggressive driver. As Columbia car accident lawyers, we want…

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Follow These 3 Tips To Help Your Attorney With Your Case

If you have hired a team of Columbia car accident lawyers to help you with your case, you are probably looking forward to having the situation handled the right way. Your lawyers should handle most things for you, but there are ways that you can help make your case a successful one. For example, you can help…

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We Are Listing 5 Guidelines For Hiring A Personal Injury Attorney

An injury can happen at any moment, and it will have an enormous impact on your life. When an injury happens, your first instinct is usually to settle with the insurance company so that you can move on with your life, but that is rarely the smart move. If you have been injured, then you…

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Chase Involving Stolen Pick-Up Takes A Motorcyclists’ Life

A motorcyclist was killed in mid-September after being hit head-on during a chase involving a stolen pickup on Old Buncombe Road in Greenville County. The driver of the pickup, Ashley Tate Moore, was driving the wrong way on Old Buncombe Road in what a local television report termed a “high-speed chase” with the sheriff’s department.…

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Dog Bites And Animal Attacks Are Serious: Talk To A Lawyer

Columbia personal injury lawyers want you to be aware that, with the rise in ownership of dogs breeds such as pit bulls, which are vicious, and breeds such as mastiffs or German shepherds, which can be vicious if not trained properly, there has been a corresponding rise in dog bite cases. Ownership of exotic animals,…

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Columbia Workers’ Comp Attorneys Can Help

While you may spend 40 hours or more a week at work, if you are like many people, you gave little to no thought to workers’ compensation law until you suffered an injury on the job. Understanding the state’s workers’ compensation law is important to ensure you get the full benefits. In South Carolina, most…

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Columbia Lawyers Discuss Increased Car-Train Accidents

The city of Orangeburg, S.C. feels there are too many car accidents on train tracks. Local television station WISTV reported that the number of accidents has doubled since trains were allowed an increase in speed through the heavily trafficked area in 2001, from 15 miles per hour on the track to 49 miles per hour.…

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Injured At Work? How Columbia Workers’ Comp Attorneys Can Help

If you have been injured at work and are making a workers’ compensation claim, you should consider hiring the great team of Columbia workers’ comp attorneys at Harris & Graves, P.A. These are a few ways that a good lawyer can assist you with your workplace injury. Ensuring Your Medical Bills Are Paid If you were injured…