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The South Carolina Collateral Source Rule

Individuals who have suffered injuries as a result of another party’s negligence will often receive more unsolicited advice than they know what to do with. One piece of advice that is sometimes heard is that you cannot recover damages for your injuries if your insurance company or some other source is already providing reimbursement. This…

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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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Columbia Accident Lawyers Offers Tips For Avoiding Deer Collisions

Over the years, deer collisions have grown more frequent in South Carolina. In fact, State Farm Insurance calculates the annual odds of a vehicle colliding with a deer in South Carolina at one in 93. These odds place our state in the top 10. Nationally, the odds are one in 169. Fortunately, there are certain things…

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Columbia Car Accident Attorneys Encourage Distraction-Free Driving

In our fast-paced world, people often attempt to multitask. While multitasking works great at times, multitasking while driving leads to distracted driving. Unfortunately, distracted driving can lead to car wrecks, some of which result in fatalities. While not all driving distraction can be completely eliminated, there are several things you can do to avoid becoming…

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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.…

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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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Columbia Personal Injury Lawyers Discuss Common Driver Errors Leading to Accidents

As experienced Columbia personal injury lawyers, we have seen every type of accident and injury imaginable. Even so, some types of accidents are much more common than others. Unfortunately, one driver’s negligence often causes serious injuries for others. The most frequent driver mistakes that we see in our practice include: Backing accident: In this situation, a…

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