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How Home Owner’s Insurance Affects Premises Liability

If you’ve been injured at the home of a friend or family member, then you might be trying to decide how to pay for your injuries. In these circumstances, you might consider filing a claim against the person’s homeowner’s insurance policy. A homeowner’s insurance policy will usually cover injuries that occur at a person’s home…

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Snowboarding Accidents: What You Need to Know

If you’re like many people across the country, you can’t wait for the temperatures to dip and the snow to start falling so that you can enjoy some time on the slopes. Snowboarding and skiing are two of the most popular wintertime activities, providing big fun and long lasting memories. However, they can also be…

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How Spinal Cord Injury Lawsuits Work in South Carolina

Spinal injuries are some of the most impactful injuries that a person can suffer, completely robbing them of their ability to effectively live their lives and support their families. No matter how your injury occurred, you may find yourself in a very dire situation with mounting medical bills and effects that will likely last for…

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What to do When You’re Hurt on an Airplane

Flying in an airplane is a true marvel of modern living, allowing us to travel across the country in a matter of hours instead of days or weeks. However, due to issues you can’t control like turbulence, pilot error or faulty equipment, it’s possible to suffer a serious injury over the course of a flight.…

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I Slipped on Ice! Can I File an Injury Lawsuit?

When you slip and fall, especially in public, it’s not only painful but embarrassing. Even worse, you can suffer serious injuries that can take months or even years to fully heal. Some people, indeed, never get better at all. When this happens, you feel like you’re entitled to compensation to help you pay those expensive…

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Tips for Staying Safe in the Kitchen This Holiday

The holiday season is almost upon us, and that means family gatherings and hours spent in front of a hot stove preparing seasonal favorites. While the holidays are a time of joy and togetherness, they can also be a time of tragic injuries, especially when it comes to the kitchen. Before you prepare your favorite…

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How to Avoid Pool Accidents This Summer

Many people dream of having a pool in their backyard, and every year more people realize that dream. Pools can provide tons of fun and fitness, and make your home a destination for guests and barbecues. They also can open up a world of liability. You want to be sure that you take all precautions…

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How to Avoid Dog Bites This Summer

Summertime is upon us and that means a higher likelihood of encountering dogs out for a walk with their owners, or even strays that have unfortunately gotten loose. It’s astounding how many people get bit by dogs every year, but with a bit of caution, many dog bites are avoidable. Learn how you can avoid…

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South Carolina Attorneys Discuss Slip & Fall Injuries

  Slip and fall accidents are the second leading cause of injury and death among South Carolina residents after auto accidents. Such accidents can cause serious injuries to the back, shoulders, knees, elbows, and wrists. Slip and fall accidents are often the result of direct contact with an unsafe surface such as: Wet Floors Stairs…

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Do You Know When to Call a Lawyer?

Have you ever been in a car accident or other work-related incident which was not your fault? Think back and recall what the result was of that accident. Did you lose money due to not being able to work for a day, three days, a week, or more? How do you know when to call…

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