What Should You Do After a Collision with an Out-of-State Vehicle in South Carolina?

Summer is here, and with most COVID-19 restrictions in South Carolina having been lifted, we are already starting to see many visitors from other states. While this is good news for the state’s tourism economy, it also means our roads are getting busier. This, unfortunately, means that the number of car accidents in South Carolina [...]

How Do You Recover Compensation for a Rear-End Collision in South Carolina?

Rear-end collisions are the most common type of car accident by far. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration data, approximately 40 percent of all car accidents in the United States are rear-ended collisions. One of the reasons why rear-end collisions are so common is that they can result from a wide range of [...]

How Much Can You Recover for a Car Accident in South Carolina?

If you have been injured in a car accident in South Carolina, you need to know how much you can recover. This is critical for dealing with the insurance companies, and as your claim progresses, you will need to know when (and if) you should consider accepting a settlement. So, how do you calculate your [...]

10 Things NOT To Do After a Car Accident in South Carolina

We recently published a list of 15 things to do after a car accident in South Carolina. While it is essential to know what to do, it is important to know what not to do. With this in mind, here is a list of 10 things NOT to do after being involved in a vehicle [...]

Checklist: 15 Things To Do After a Car Accident in South Carolina

When you are involved in a car accident in South Carolina, there are several important steps you need to take to move on. Especially if you were injured in the accident, you will need to be very careful to protect your legal rights, and you will need to avoid mistakes that could lead to less [...]

Will the COVID-19 Pandemic Impact Your Auto Accident Claim in South Carolina?

The COVID-19 pandemic has made 2020 a year unlike any other, and, unfortunately, infection rates are once again on the rise. With the fall and winter seasons being dangerous times for drivers in South Carolina, many drivers in our state will face the unique challenge of seeking to recover their losses in the midst of [...]

What are South Carolina’s Auto Insurance Laws?

When you are injured in a car accident, filing an insurance claim can provide you with the financial resources you need to recover and move on. Of course, this assumes that the necessary insurance coverage is available. While South Carolina law requires all drivers to carry auto insurance, (i) its requirements differ from those of [...]

The Fall and Winter Holidays are Dangerous for Drivers in South Carolina

On average, just over 100 people die in auto accidents in the United States each day. This includes more than 1,000 deaths per year in South Carolina or just under three deaths per day. However, during the fall and winter holidays, these numbers increase dramatically. According to data published by AutoInsurance.org, during the major fall [...]

Back To School Season Means an Increased Risk for Auto Accidents in South Carolina

While the COVID-19 crisis has caused this year’s back-to-school season to look unlike any other, many South Carolina students are still attending school in-person this fall. This means that more cars will be on the road during the drop-off and pick-up commute times, which means that more accidents will occur. Parents (and non-parents) need to [...]

10 Tips for Staying Safe on South Carolina’s Roads This Summer

Summer is here, and while this means an increased risk of auto accidents in South Carolina in general, as restrictions related to COVID-19 continue to be relaxed, there is a very good chance that we will see a particularly high number of vehicle collisions in the Palmetto State this summer. More traffic, more stress, and [...]