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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…

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3 Signs That Your Workers’ Comp Case Isn’t Being Handled Properly

If you have recently been hurt while you were on the job, you might have filed a workers’ compensation claim. In the best of circumstances, these cases are handled quickly, professionally and properly. Unfortunately, this is not always the case. Luckily, the Columbia workers’ comp attorneys at Harris & Graves, P.A. can help you. These are a…

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3 Things To Bring To Your Columbia Car Accident Lawyer

If you were recently in a car accident that another driver was at fault for, you should definitely consider hiring a Columbia car accident lawyer to assist you with your case. To ensure that your lawyer is able to do as much with your case as possible, however, it is important to provide him or her with…

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Columbia Car Accident Lawyers Discuss Single-vehicle Crashes

A spokesperson for the Columbia Police Department provided details of an early morning, single-vehicle crash that occurred on Saturday, August 29. Vehicle Leaves Roadway The vehicle was traveling on Two Notch Road at approximately 4 a.m. when the driver reportedly lost control, and the vehicle ran off the road. The vehicle then hit a curb…

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Columbia Personal Injury Lawyers Encourage You To Be Safe During Flooding

Sunday, October 4 was the wettest day on record for Columbia. Unfortunately, death and injuries came with this record rainfall. Thousands statewide were without clean drinking water in the days after the rainfall. At least nine people died because of flooding, including four who died in traffic accidents. Many others had to be rescued from…

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Tips To Victims Of Hit-and-Run Accidents

Recently, a 26-year-old woman was seriously injured when she was hit by a vehicle while crossing the street. Sadly, the driver fled the scene. While a hit-and-run accident can leave you feeling helpless, there are several things you should do right away. Get as much information about the vehicle and driver as possible. Getting the license…

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Celebrity May Receive Third Charge For Car Accident

Caitlyn Jenner may receive a charge for vehicular manslaughter due to a February car crash in which an elderly woman was killed and several people injured, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s department. If so, it would be the third charge for Jenner (called Bruce at the time of the February 2015 accident). Shortly…

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Columbia Attorney Discusses Three Facts About Wrongful Death

In South Carolina, wrongful death is defined as a death resulting from a “wrongful act, neglect, or default” of another person. These acts are therefore the same type that could have triggered a personal injury suit if the deceased were alive. Wrongful death may therefore be characterized as a kind of personal injury claim for…

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Columbia Car Accident Attorneys Advice: Driving Safely At Night

Fall is here, and this can mean a variety of things. It can mean brightly colored leaves falling on the ground and roadways, it can mean football season, great weather, etc. It also means we will not have as many daylight hours. We will see more hours of darkness than we will sunlight until we…

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