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What is Workers’ Compensation in South Carolina?

According to S.C. SECTION 42‑5‑10, Workers’ Compensation states that it is up to the employer to secure payment of compensation to the extent of liability. Specifically, the statute states that “Every employer who accepts the compensation provisions of this Title shall secure the payment of compensa [...]

January 30th, 2014|Personal Injury, Workers' Compensation, Wrongful Death|

What is Considered to be a “Personal Injury.”

According to various sources, including statutes and case law, a personal injury is simply a legal term that is used for any injury to a person’s body or mind (including emotions.) Injury to property however is considered to be something entirely different and is a different type of “damage” that is [...]

January 23rd, 2014|Criminal Defense, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death|

Violent South Carolina Crash Injures Everyone in the Car

Five people were seriously injured in an extremely violent crash in a Lancaster County, SC neighborhood on Wednesday evening when a Toyota Camry veered off Country Club Drive and hit a ditch, subsequently going airborne tumbling into a yard. The car slammed into a man’s pick-up truck, thrusting two [...]

January 22nd, 2014|Car Accidents, Personal Injury|

What is “Stacking” Insurance Policies in South Carolina?

"Stacking" insurance policies is something somewhat unique that South Carolina allows an insured person to recover damages under more than one policy in succession until all the damages are satisfied by the amount set by the fact finder; or until the total limits of all policies have been exhausted. [...]

January 20th, 2014|Car Accidents, Personal Injury|

South Carolina Personal Injury Law and Understanding Compensation

If you or someone close to you has been injured due to the negligence of another person or entity, you will likely be entitled to monetary compensation for your injuries.  The first step in determining whether you have a personal injury case is to contact an attorney who in knowledgeable about the S [...]

January 16th, 2014|Car Accidents, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death|