March One of Warmest on Record | South Carolina Workers’ Comp Lawyer

According to the Weather Channel, March 2012 was the hottest March on record in about 80 cities around the US, mostly in the South and central parts of the country. Other parts of America also experienced near recording breaking temperatures – for places like Denver and New York, March was the 2nd hottest March on record. The unusually…


South Carolina to Ban Texting to Avoid Accidents

Men’s Health Magazine has recently released a list ranking of America’s most dangerous cities in which to drive. A lot of factors went into the ranking from the percentage of fatal car accidents, to the amount of driving deaths that involved alcohol, to the rate of seal belt use. It also accounted for speeding violations,…


Intoxicated Man Crashes Car into Rock Hill Home

A 44-year-old Rock Hill woman returned to her home Sunday and found a Chevrolet Impala jammed into the side of her house. According to reports, an intoxicated 24-year-old crashed a car into the Rock Hill woman’s duplex around 2:00 am. The woman rented one half of the duplex while her daughter rented the other —…

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Denied Social Security Disability Benefits in South Carolina?

You suddenly find yourself hurt and unable to work. You have a mortgage, a family and bills to pay; you count on the Social Security system that you have paid into to come through. You’ve gone over everything you need to apply for Social Security disability benefits with a fine-tooth comb. You filled out the…


Flipped 18-Wheeler Closes I-26 Ramp

February 24 saw the closing of the exit ramp onto I-26 from South I-85 after a tractor-trailer accident. According to the South Carolina Highway Patrol, a semi-truck rolled early Friday morning around 7:15 a.m. spilling its contents across the highway. Often when spilt cargo is involved several agencies may get involved in the cleanup process,…


Pedestrian Fatalities on the Rise in South Carolina

A 58 year old Columbia man has died from injuries he sustained after being hit by a car on Broad River Road near Interstate-20. An eye witness claims the victim may have even been hit by a second car. This tragic incident—still under investigation by the South Carolina Highway Patrol—serves as a reminder for a…