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 [...]

30 12, 2020

Could Automatic Braking and Collision Warning Systems Help Prevent Truck Accidents?

By |2020-12-29T13:35:23-05:00December 30th, 2020|Categories: Truck Accidents|Tags: |

Truck accidents are often the most destructive automotive collisions on the road. The size and weight of these vehicles often mean passenger vehicles are helpless should a crash happen. That is why it is important for truck companies and drivers to take every precaution available to them. Now, a new technology is offering a chance [...]

4 09, 2020

Could the COVID-19 Pandemic Affect My Personal Injury Case?

By |2020-08-13T09:06:41-04:00September 4th, 2020|Categories: Personal Injury|Tags: , |

The COVID-19 outbreak has been rough on our state. Just as South Carolina has strived to reopen, cases of coronavirus surged. Now we are in limbo between quarantine and recovery. So, how will this situation affect your personal injury lawsuit? Many elements will affect personal injury cases in the short and long term. Here are [...]