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What You Need to Know Before Filing a Personal Injury Lawsuit in South Carolina

As personal injury attorneys, located in Rock Hill, South Carolina, we know that filing a personal injury lawsuit can be intimidating as there seems to be an endless maze of paperwork; it does not have to be, though. In this article, we will explain the statutes of limitations, shared fault rules, the types of damages [...]

What is the Difference Between Wrongful Death Action and Survival Action in South Carolina?

As personal injury attorneys in Rock Hill, South Carolina, we know that there is no amount of compensation that will erase the devastation you and your family experience after the loss of a loved one in an accident. When someone causes the death of a family member due to negligence or intentional harm, a wrongful death [...]

2018-05-26T11:02:41+00:00Personal Injury|

What is the Difference Between Compensatory and Punitive Damages in South Carolina?

As personal injury attorneys located in Rock Hill, South Carolina, we are asked about awards the types of compensation awards for personal injury claims. Compensatory and punitive damages are two types of damages that may be awarded to someone who has been injured in an accident. In this article, we will explain the difference between compensatory and punitive [...]

What is South Carolina’s Dog Bite Law?

As personal injury attorneys in Rock Hill, South Carolina, we have handled many cases involving dog bites. While dogs are classified as property, it is your responsibility to keep your property from harming someone else. If you own a dog or are taking care of a dog for someone else, you are responsible for the [...]

2018-05-26T11:03:46+00:00Personal Injury|

Three Steps to Take If Hit by an Uninsured Motorist in South Carolina

As accident attorneys in Rock Hill, South Carolina, we have reviewed the most recent data from the Insurance Research Council (IRC) and it estimates that slightly over 14% of the driving population in America is uninsured. There are various reasons why people have no automobile insurance and one of the biggest factors is the economy. [...]

What are the Damages for Wrongful Death in South Carolina?

As personal injury attorneys, located in Rock Hill, South Carolina, we know that although the laws may vary from state to state, the wrongful death of another can lead to prison time in every state as well as significant damage awards. In this article, we will explain how the state of South Carolina defines wrongful death [...]

The Top 6 Reasons for Car Accidents in South Carolina

Car accidents happen every day. They are a common and tragic occurrence, particularly when one happens to you or someone you love. In a single year, 32,719 people died and 2.3 million people were injured in 5.7 million car accidents, according to data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). In South Carolina alone, [...]

What Is Mesothelioma?

As experienced personal injury attorneys in Rock Hill, South Carolina, we have helped clients who suffered through no fault of their own. Legal action taken in mesothelioma cases are time-sensitive and could be lengthy. The two most common causes of mesothelioma in South Carolina are shipbuilding and power generation plants. These two industries are responsible for some [...]

Premises Liability Law in South Carolina

As personal injury attorneys in Rock Hill, South Carolina, we often represent those who have been injured on someone else's property. The degree to which a property owner must provide care to those on the property is based on the Premises Liability Law. In this article, we will explain the Premises Liability Law in South Carolina, the different [...]

Whiplash – When Should I Contact a Personal Injury Attorney?

As personal injury attorneys in Rock Hill, SC, we represent those who sustained injuries resulting in whiplash. Let's say you were in a minor accident and a few days later you notice things are quite the same. For example, what if the pain in your upper back and neck creates a need for medical attention, [...]