Spartanburg County Has Most Fatal Train Accidents in South Carolina

It’s certainly not something that you want to be number one in.  The important question to ask is why does Spartanburg County see more deadly train accidents than anywhere else in South Carolina?  Just at the end of July, a man was walking home from a convenience store in Spartanburg when he crossed a set…

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How To Maximize Your S.C. Property Damages Insurance Claim Money

When your car is wrecked but not totaled you can recover the cost to repair the vehicle from the liability insurance company. Everyone knows that. If the damage to your car is significant, you can also get substantial money damages for two other kinds of loss: the loss of use and the loss in value…

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Columbia accident lawyers are concerned about moped drivers

South Carolina Public Safety officials recently released initial data they’d gathered on traffic accidents for the year-to-date. There are a few promising signs of increased safety, including a smaller percentage of fatalities involving lack of seat belt use than in 2013. So far, the rate of motorcycle fatalities has also stayed lower than it was last year.…

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#Ferguson A Bloody Massacre

History has a way of repeating itself. Paul Revere’s famous engraving titled the “Bloody Massacre Perpetrated in Kings Street in Boston” is regarded by historians as an important document of the pre-revolutionary period. The image of the Boston Massacre illustrated and politicized the British tyranny in Boston. Revere’s image triggered sympathies and ignited the American Revolution. Here is Revere’s…

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Recent Derailments Raises Concerns Over South Carolina Train Safety

Throughout the day, trains are constantly hauling materials across South Carolina.  Many of these materials, like flammable gas, pose a threat to our communities when not properly handled.  Take an instance that occurred near Spartanburg last month.  A train carrying two million gallons of ethanol came off the tracks and landed upside down in a…

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List of Resources for Traumatic Brain Injuries

I put together this list of resources for people who have suffered traumatic brain injuries, their families, or attorneys who represent them. This is a South Carolina centric list but has useful information for other states as well. I hope that this information will help. Traumatic Brain Injury Resource List View more lists from Edwin…

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As a passenger injured in a car accident, what are your options?

As a passenger in a vehicle, you have relatively little control over what happens on the road. Aside from pointing out something dangerous that you’ve spotted or doing your best not to distract the driver, there’s not much you can do to prevent an accident. You need to depend on the driver of your vehicle,…

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Uber Is Here To Stay in South Carolina

Government forces in South Carolina are talking like they will crack down on the smart-phone technology ride share company Uber. In mid-July, Uber announced it was implementing its ride sharing service in four South Carolina cities, Charleston, Columbia, Greenville, and Myrtle Beach. GSA poll: Welcome to Greenville, Uber. Within a week, police forces were saber rattling about…

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My Twitter List of South Carolina Attorneys

If you tweet, go to lists under my profile and subscribe to the curated list. Twitter lists are a great way to focus on a particular element on Twitter. For example, here I see what the other South Carolina attorneys on twitter are saying. The list curates out all the noise and just presents these…

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