Insurance Companies Count on Car Accident Victims Giving In (or Even Giving Up)

Let’s say that you’ve been seriously injured by another driver’s negligence, and you aren’t sure where to turn for the help you need. While you’re attending to the primary matter of recovering your health and overall well-being, you’ll likely file your car accident claim with the at-fault driver’s insurance company and, if you’re like a…

Child Passenger and Restraint Laws in South Carolina

South Carolina has important child restraint laws in place that are intended to protect the young from being injured in traffic accidents. In 2017, the state updated these laws in relation to the weight and positioning of children in safety seats and passenger restraint systems. Booster seat requirements have also been modified. If your child…

What Causes Charter Bus Accidents?

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) reports that there are more than 4,000 registered for-hire motorcoach companies across America. While these buses are convenient and provide reliable and lower-cost transportation in various industries and circumstances, they aren’t without their downsides. One of them is that they are inherently prone to accidents. Suppose you or…

Don’t Assume Your Single-Vehicle Accident Was Your Fault

According to the Information Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), there were 543 single-vehicle accidents in South Carolina during 2019, accounting for 54 percent of all motor vehicle accidents. Unfortunately, far too many people falsely believe that a single-vehicle accident must be the fault of the driver. While this liability is certainly true in some circumstances,…

Bus Accident FAQ

We take the bus for the convenience that it allows – leaving all the hassles of driving to the professional driver behind the wheel. You don’t have to worry about navigating through heavy traffic, about finding your destination, or about parking, but if you’re injured in a bus accident, the damages you suffer can be…

What You Need to Know about Public Transportation Accidents

Overall, public transportation is quite safe and offers considerable convenience. Leaving the driving to someone else certainly has its advantages, including skipping the hassle of navigating heavy traffic and of fighting for elusive parking spots. When public transportation accidents do happen, however, they tend to be exceptionally dangerous – and exceptionally terrifying. If you’ve been…