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Don’t Sign Anything: Talk to a Personal Injury Lawyer

Don’t Sign Anything: Talk to a Personal Injury Lawyer For many people, the worst part about being injured through the fault of another isn’t the injury itself. It’s not even the road to recovery. It’s the strong-arm, bullying tactics of insurance companies trying to goad you into signing off on a lowball offer. The pressure…

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Do I Need to Pay Taxes on My Personal Injury Settlement?

Do I Need to Pay Taxes on My Personal Injury Settlement? Death and taxes—two things that, as the saying goes, are inevitable in life. The government takes its cut from just about everything we make. Many people wonder whether or not this also applies to personal injury settlements. If you’ve been hurt in an accident…

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When Is It Too Late to File a Personal Injury Lawsuit in South Carolina?

When Is It Too Late to File a Personal Injury Lawsuit in South Carolina? Our country’s legal system is set up so that the possibility of filing a lawsuit doesn’t last forever. A lawsuit filed long after the event in question would face a number of obstacles, including unclear memories, conflicting stories, misplaced evidence and…

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What If My Injuries Don’t Show Up Right Away? | Harris & Graves

What If My Injuries Don’t Show Up Right Away?

What If My Injuries Don’t Show Up Right Away? We’ve all heard cases of humans performing miraculous feats. Mothers lifting cars off of children, football players making a game-winning touchdown with a broken leg or torn ACL, or people walking away from car crashes seemingly unaffected, only to find out they had serious internal injuries.…

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Wrongful Death Lawsuits in Columbia | Harris & Graves PA

What You Should Know About Wrongful Death Lawsuits in Columbia

What You Should Know About Wrongful Death Lawsuits in Columbia Wrongful death is a legal concept that refers to a person whose death is the direct result of another person’s carelessness, irresponsibility, deliberate or accidental actions or inactions. When someone dies in this manner, those left behind are entitled to compensation for their loss. While…

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How to Find the Right Nursing Home in Columbia

How to Find the Right Nursing Home in Columbia Putting a family member into nursing home care is a stressful process. Nobody wants to admit that their elderly loved ones can no longer live independently, nor do they want to admit that they are incapable of providing the needed care. When you do make this…

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Why You Need a Workers’ Comp Attorney After a Medical Exam

No one wants to be hurt on the job. Not only can it lead to time off and less work, but getting hurt could potentially result in some tough mental and emotional issues down the line. It is therefore very important that you take all the proper steps to protect yourself during the workers’ compensation…

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5 Easy Tips for Negotiating with an Insurance Company

Getting hurt in a car accident is often a traumatic experience for many drivers. At the very least, it means physical pain and mental anguish, but a nasty car wreck can sometimes keep you out of work for months and lead to some high medical bills. What really makes these situations so stressful, however, is…

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Wrongful Death Case | Harris & Graves PA

What Damages Are Available in a Wrongful Death Case?

After losing a beloved family member, the last thing grieving families should have to deal with is a heavy financial burden left behind by medical bills or future income that will now go unearned. Even in cases where the death of a loved one was caused by the negligent or purposeful acts of another, this…

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How to Prove Fault After You’ve Been Hurt in a Car Accident

Getting injured in a car accident comes with a series of hardships, some of which may change your life for good. On top of the emotional and physical toll of an injury, you’ll likely be facing huge medical bills despite the fact that you may not have been at fault. It’s a difficult time, and…

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