Lewis Law Firm2019-06-15T17:10:27+00:00June 15th, 2019|Comments Off on Can I Seek Compensation for a Concussion from a Car Accident in South Carolina?
“Even mild concussions should not be taken lightly.” These words from the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) underscore the importance of speaking with an attorney if you have been diagnosed with a concussion following [...]
Lewis Law Firm2019-05-16T00:06:40+00:00May 16th, 2019|Comments Off on How Can You Prove Fault After a Car Accident in South Carolina?
When you get injured in a car accident in South Carolina that is someone else’s fault, you are entitled to just compensation for all of your accident-related losses. However, in order to recover this compensation, [...]
Lewis Law Firm2019-05-06T16:04:17+00:00April 7th, 2019|Comments Off on What are Punitive Damages in South Carolina?
When you get injured in an accident that is someone else’s fault, South Carolina law states that you are entitled to just compensation for your injury-related losses. As the term “just compensation” suggests, this financial [...]
Lewis Law Firm2019-05-06T16:27:16+00:00February 24th, 2019|Comments Off on How Uninsured Motorist Insurance Works in South Carolina
When you get injured in an auto accident in South Carolina, you expect the at-fault driver’s insurance company to pay your medical expenses and other injury-related losses. But, what if the at-fault driver doesn’t have [...]
Lewis Law Firm2019-05-06T16:34:26+00:00January 26th, 2019|Comments Off on Nursing Home Abuse Claims in South Carolina
According to a recent study, South Carolina ranks 51st among the states and Washington D.C. when it comes to protections for senior citizens living in nursing homes and other long-term care facilities. Among the 14 [...]
Lewis Law2018-11-26T19:35:02+00:00December 10th, 2018|Comments Off on Choosing a Personal Injury Lawyer in South Carolina
Personal injury cases can be tricky, which is why you should seek legal counsel when filing a personal injury lawsuit. These court cases can be quite fraught, as both the defendant and plaintiff have a [...]
Lewis Law2018-11-27T07:05:56+00:00November 22nd, 2018|Comments Off on Why You Shouldn’t Feel Guilty for Filing a Personal Injury Claim in South Carolina
Injuries often occur at the hands of someone else. Sometimes it’s in an automobile accident. Other times, you might slip and fall at a store because a wet spot wasn’t properly marked. A person might [...]
Lewis Law2018-06-21T19:11:04+00:00May 9th, 2018|Comments Off on The Basics of South Carolina Personal Injury Law
Much like doctors who specialize in different types of medical areas, there isn’t a “regular” lawyer whom you can hire to solve all of your problems. You would not hire a criminal defense attorney when [...]
Lewis Law Firm2019-05-06T16:37:49+00:00April 22nd, 2018|Comments Off on What Can I Do If My Child Is Injured At Daycare In South Carolina?
As personal injuries attorneys, located in Rock Hill, South Carolina, we have counseled clients with regard to daycare injuries. If your child is injured in a daycare center, the personal injury and premises liability laws [...]
Lewis Law Firm2019-05-06T16:42:23+00:00March 29th, 2018|Comments Off on Can I File a Lawsuit If I’m Injured at a Sporting Event in South Carolina?
As personal injury attorneys, located in Rock Hill, South Carolina, we know that when it comes to major sporting events like NASCAR or college football games, it is not just the players on the field [...]
Lewis Law Firm2019-05-06T17:04:30+00:00February 25th, 2018|Comments Off on What are Loss of Consortium Claims in South Carolina?
As personal injury attorneys located in Rock Hill, South Carolina, the Lewis Law Firm often counsels clients regarding consortium claims. Most states permit spouses or family members of the injured person to recover damages for [...]
Lewis Law Firm2019-05-06T16:48:31+00:00January 22nd, 2018|Comments Off on What are the Most Common Winter-Related Injuries in South Carolina?
According to the U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Highway Administration, each year, 24% of weather-related vehicle crashes occur on the snowy, slushy or icy pavement with 15% occurring during snowfall or sleet. Over 1,300 people [...]
Lewis Law Firm2019-05-06T17:00:33+00:00December 30th, 2017|Comments Off on What Should I Do If Involved In a Pedestrian-Vehicle Accident in South Carolina?
As personal injury attorneys, located in Rock Hill, South Carolina, we know that, surprisingly, more than 10% of the people killed in car accidents in South Carolina each year are pedestrians. The National Highway Traffic Safety [...]
Lewis Law Firm2018-05-26T10:12:02+00:00November 22nd, 2017|Comments Off on What are the Most Common Driving Offenses in South Carolina?
As personal injury attorneys, located in Rock Hill, South Carolina, we understand that driving offenses can range from mild to severe. Nearly 112,000 people receive speeding tickets every day in the US with over 41,000,000 [...]