Archive for September 2016

Common South Carolina Medical Malpractice Cases

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Earlier this year, a South Carolina jury awarded a former Air Force nurse, wife, and mother of three a total of $6.9 million in a medical malpractice suit. The victim filed the suit in 2013 when she discovered that she had Stage IV breast cancer, despite being previously told that a lump discovered in her…

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South Carolina Nursing Home Abuse

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Last May, a nursing home resident tragically lost her life when she wandered off the facility’s property. The victim was found two miles away from the assisted living facility the day after she was reported missing. The assisted living facility had previously been under investigation for nursing home abuse after the Department of Health and…

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Filing a Wrongful Death Claim in South Carolina

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Many car accident victims are fortunate enough to escape without injury. Tragically, others are not so lucky and as a result of another driver’s negligence, lose their lives as a result of the injuries they sustained. Although nothing can compensate a victim’s family for their loss, obtaining recovery from the responsible parties can help ease…

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Car Accident Causes

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The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) publishes a yearly report on the number of car crashes that occur across the nation every year. According to the IIHS, in 2014, 824 South Carolina residents tragically lost their lives in car crashes. Unfortunately, most accidents would have been completely avoidable, but for the negligent actions of…

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