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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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If You Are Injured In An Accident, Always Seek Medical Attention

Not all car accident injuries are obvious at first. Even if you feel OK and your car’s damage is not extensive, you should always get a medical evaluation to rule out injuries with delayed symptoms. Some serious injury types can take time to develop, and quick medical attention reduces the risk of complications and speeds…

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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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3 Things to Bring to Your Columbia Car Accident Lawyer

If you were recently in a car accident that another driver was at fault for, you should definitely consider hiring a Columbia car accident lawyer to assist you with your case. To ensure that your lawyer is able to do as much with your case as possible, however, it is important to provide him or her with…

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Columbia Personal Injury Lawyers Encourage You to Be Safe During Flooding

Sunday, October 4 was the wettest day on record for Columbia. Unfortunately, death and injuries came with this record rainfall. Thousands statewide were without clean drinking water in the days after the rainfall. At least nine people died because of flooding, including four who died in traffic accidents. Many others had to be rescued from…


Collision Between Moped And Pickup Truck

According to a spokesman for the Goose Creek police, dispatchers sent officers to investigate reports of a crash involving a moped and a pickup truck at about 10:20 p.m. on Wednesday, August 26. The collision occurred where Red Bank Road and Howe Hall Road intersect. Collision Details According to Live 5 News, witnesses say that…


Discuss Alleged DUI Involving Bicyclist

Authorities filed charges against an alleged drunk driver after she hit a bicyclist in Hollywood, South Carolina, on Wednesday, August 5. Authorities say that the 16-year-old bicyclist was riding along Highway 162 when a vehicle driven by a 23-year-old female allegedly hit him. The collision occurred shortly before 11 p.m., according to Live 5 News.…


Columbia Wrongful Death Attorneys Discuss Tragic Two-vehicle Wreck

A spokesman for the South Carolina Highway Patrol provided details of a two-car crash that resulted in multiple injuries and loss of life. The accident happened in Myrtle Beach at about 8 p.m. on Tuesday, July 21 on Highway 17 Business South near the Pirateland campground. Vehicle Strikes Van Turning Into Driveway A black Mercedes…


Columbia Personal Injury Lawyers Discuss Two-vehicle Crash At Intersection

Dispatchers sent firefighters to the scene of a two-vehicle crash at a Spartanburg intersection on Friday, July 17. Reports of the accident came in at about 7:50 a.m. Collision at Intersection Authorities say that a 56-year-old male motorist in a Toyota Camry sedan tried to turn left from Forest Avenue to Union Street. At the…