Obtaining Compensation In Landowner Liability Matters

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Every year, roughly eight million people are rushed to the emergency room after a serious fall, and many of these incidents occur away from home. Moreover, thousands of people are hurt or killed every year at swimming pools, due to drowning or poisoning (too many pool cleaning chemicals or not enough chemicals). Altogether, landowner liability-related […]

Deadly Multi-Car Wreck In Charleston

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A local man faces multiple charges after he was allegedly intoxicated when he caused a fatal multi-car collision on eastbound Interstate 26. Authorities and witnesses state that 56-year-old Dale Yarborough was speeding when he merged onto the Cosgrove Avenue off ramp on I-26. He apparently plowed through three vehicles, one of which careened across Cosgrove […]

Patient Apparently Left To Die In the Rain

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A nursing home caregiver left a disabled patient outside unsupervised during Hurricane Matthew; the patient subsequently drowned in a puddle of water. 66-year-old David Outlaw was a resident at the National Health Care facility in Columbia; the Vietnam War veteran had suffered multiple strokes and was partially paralyzed. During his seven years at the facility, […]

A Deadly Week For Area Riders

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Three riders died in three separate crashes in seven days, and two of these crashes were of the “smidsy” variety. 62-year-old Thomas Dunleavy, of Charleston, was pronounced dead at the scene of a crash near the intersection of Camp Road and Fort Johnson Road on James Island; the tortfeasor (negligent driver), 26-year-old Anthony Marino was […]

Three Types Of Elder Abuse In South Carolina

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Observers predict that the number of Americans over 65 will double by 2050, and the increasing population means increased abuse incidents. So, the 2.1 million reported abuse cases will probably at least double in that period as well. Experts caution that the abuse figure is vastly understated, because they estimate that only about one case […]

Moving Trucks and Third Party Liability

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To save money when they move, many people either forgo moving companies altogether or hire movers that only help load and unload. These moves nearly always involve rented moving trucks from Ryder, U-Haul, and other companies. These drivers frequently cause crashes, because these large vehicles typically require commercial drivers’ licenses to operate and, in most […]

Fatal Accident Leads To DUI Charges

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Prosecutors filed charges against a man who was allegedly intoxicated when he caused a fatal car crash last October. The wreck occurred in Aiken County near the intersection of Indigo Road and Camp Rawls Road. According to investigators and witnesses, Daniel Garvin, of Wagener, left the road and smacked into a tree. He remains hospitalized […]

Fatal Bus Crash Raises Legal Questions

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Four people are dead, and another three dozen are injured, after a charter bus carrying students from a South Carolina private school veered off the road in North Carolina. The wreck occurred on Highway 74 in Richmond County, North Carolina. According to investigators and witnesses, the Ramah Jucco Academy’s football team was en route from […]

South Carolina Accidents Driving Drowsy And Personal Injury Laws

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A report on how drowsy driving is a growing problem was recently offered by an Arizona’s news team. Some startling data was shared from the Safety Administration of National Highway Traffic. It is shown in this data that drowsy driving causes almost 100,000 accidents every year. Each year, 71,000 injuries and 1,500 deaths result from […]

Personal Injury Actions: What Are They?

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Once an accident or incident has occurred, the unfortunate individual can likely be devastated, found injured, and even in a financial crisis. Often in situations of a financial decline, the injured party has to borrow money to survive. Taking back the reigns on life can be the natural reaction. Your finances become the first step […]