Wrongful Death Lawsuits in Columbia | Harris & Graves PA

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 money can never replace a person, it can help with…

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Do Minor Car Accidents Need to be Reported in South Carolina?

We hear many stories about fatal accidents that involve debilitating injuries. These nightmare stories, however, are the exception to the rule. Most car accidents are minor “fender bender” type collisions with no serious injuries. Whether you get bumped in a parking lot or someone makes a mistake false start at a red light, these happen…

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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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4 Specific Times You Should Consider Speaking With A Lawyer

When you become injured during an accident, one of the first questions you may ask yourself is if you need to hire an attorney. If you live in Columbia, and you are asking yourself this question, here are 4 times that you should start looking into Columbia injury lawyers. Long-Term or Permanent Injuries – If the injury you have…

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Bicycle Safety Tips All Riders Need To Know

Recently, a bicyclist was hit and killed in Cayce. The bicyclist was traveling along a road that does not have a bike lane but that bicyclists commonly use. While bicycling can be a healthy and enjoyable way to get to and from places, it is important for bicyclists to use proper precaution, especially when traveling…

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Driving Tips to Share With Your Teen

If you are a parent of teens who has recently started driving or who will soon start driving, you might be a little apprehensive, especially knowing inexperienced drivers are more likely to get in accidents. Because it has been so long since you got your own license, it can also be hard to relate to…

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Are You Hurt? Do You Know How To Get Help? What Do You Do Next?

Are you hurt? Do you know how to get help? What should you do next?   Those are just the basics, but there are many more questions you’ll encounter after suffering a personal injury. You’ll even face confusing questions from sources with intentions to help you, but to get the best treatment you need an experienced guide.   Columbia…

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Dog Bites and Animal Attacks Are Serious: Talk To A Lawyer

Columbia personal injury lawyers want you to be aware that, with the rise in ownership of dogs breeds such as pit bulls, which are vicious, and breeds such as mastiffs or German shepherds, which can be vicious if not trained properly, there has been a corresponding rise in dog bite cases. Ownership of exotic animals,…

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Columbia Injury Lawyers Discuss 18-wheeler Crash On I-95

On Friday, July 24, a loaded semi tractor-trailer left Interstate 95 and went down an embankment close to the Combahee River in Colleton County, South Carolina. The afternoon accident occurred near mile marker 39, not far from the Colleton-Hampton County line, according to Live 5 News. Extrication of Both Occupants Required Authorities said that a tree…

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Columbia Injury Lawyers Discuss Ejections In Rollover Accident

According to the authorities, two individuals were ejected from a 1986 Buick in an accident in Greenwood. The crash occurred at approximately 2:30 a.m. on Sunday, July 5, according to FOX Carolina news. Rollover Accident The vehicle was reportedly westbound on Old Abbeville Highway when it went off the road, struck a ditch and overturned.…

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