Yearly Archives: 2021

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29 11, 2021

What Holiday Travel Safety Tips Do I Need to Know?

By |2021-11-29T17:05:52-05:00November 29th, 2021|Categories: Car Accidents|Tags: |

The Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays are rapidly approaching. This year, as more and more Americans receive the Covid-19 vaccination, AAA anticipates there will be more drivers on the road than ever before. Last year, even with the pandemic fully underway, more than 44.5 million Americans traveled to their destination by car. Following holiday driving tips [...]

12 08, 2021

What Should I Do if I Am Injured in a Pedestrian Accident?

By |2021-08-12T15:47:40-04:00August 12th, 2021|Categories: Personal Injury|Tags: , |

There were fewer vehicles on the road in 2020 due to the global pandemic. Local lockdowns and stay-at-home orders reduced traffic by 16.5 percent according to the Governors Highway Safety Association. This reduction did not have a similar effect on pedestrian accidents. Unfortunately, fatal pedestrian accidents went up last year. Even more concerning is that [...]

19 05, 2021

Common Law Marriage- a Thing of the Past!?

By |2021-05-19T15:35:37-04:00May 19th, 2021|Categories: Family Law|Tags: |

On July 24, 2019, the South Carolina Supreme Court stated common law marriage is no longer viable from this date forward.  In the landmark decision, Stone v. Thompson, heard June 13, 2019, the Justices ended the practice of common law marriage. First, common law marriage is where two people are deemed married after having displayed [...]

23 03, 2021

Why Do Motorcyclists Need an Attorney After a Crash?

By |2021-03-23T12:45:07-04:00March 23rd, 2021|Categories: Motorcycle Accidents|Tags: , |

When it comes to riding a motorcycle, nothing else can beat the thrills, fun and freedom. That is why so many South Carolinians choose to pick up this pastime. However, there are risks when it comes to riding these awesome two-wheeled machines. Distracted drivers, poorly maintained roads and weather can all put a damper on [...]