Lewis Law Firm LLC2020-03-05T08:22:03+00:00February 1st, 2020|Comments Off on How Can You Recover Just Compensation After a Hit-and-Run Accident in South Carolina?
After declining sharply in 2009, the annual number of fatal hit-and-run accidents in South Carolina has risen sharply over the past decade. According to the AAA Foundation’s most-recent data, approximately three people are killed by [...]
Lewis Law Firm LLC2020-02-04T08:01:42+00:00January 1st, 2020|Comments Off on What Should You Do After a Drunk Driving Accident During the Holiday Season?
The holiday season is a dangerous time of year for South Carolina drivers. Data from the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) show that drunk driving-related accidents increase significantly during the holiday season, and last year [...]
Lewis Law Firm LLC2019-12-19T15:58:09+00:00December 1st, 2019|Comments Off on What are Your Legal Rights After a Weather-Related Accident in South Carolina?
While snow days in Rock Hill, SC and the surrounding areas are few and very far between, other weather-related hazards are common factors in accidents throughout South Carolina. From hurricanes and tropical storms to ordinary [...]
Lewis Law Firm LLC2020-02-25T13:10:55+00:00November 1st, 2019|Comments Off on What Do Parents Need to Know about Auto Accidents Involving Injuries to Children in South Carolina?
If your child has been injured in an auto accident, any injuries you may have sustained yourself likely pale in comparison to the anguish of seeing your child suffer. No matter what happened, the one [...]
Lewis Law Firm LLC2020-01-21T12:57:52+00:00October 1st, 2019|Comments Off on How are “Pain and Suffering” Damages Calculated in South Carolina?
When you get injured in a car accident in South Carolina, you are entitled to receive just compensation for all of your financial and non-financial losses. Similar to financial losses, non-financial losses can fall into [...]
Lewis Law Firm2020-01-21T13:06:13+00:00September 1st, 2019|Comments Off on 10 Myths About Car Accident Insurance Claims in South Carolina
Dealing with the aftermath of a car accident can be stressful, especially if you have been injured. Mistakes can make the process even more challenging, and certain mistakes may even jeopardize your claim for just [...]
Lewis Law Firm2019-11-30T12:17:06+00:00August 1st, 2019|Comments Off on Drunk Driving Risks Increase During the Summer in South Carolina
Summer is here, and while that means even more time in the sun for South Carolina residents, it also means an increased risk for drunk driving accidents. According to data from the National Highway Traffic [...]
Lewis Law Firm2020-01-21T12:59:32+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 Firm2019-12-18T06:26:48+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 Firm2020-02-25T13:14:03+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 Firm2020-02-25T13:16:56+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 Firm2019-11-05T08:58:25+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 Law2020-01-21T13:05:03+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 [...]