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Can I Use Proof of a DUI in my Car Accident Case?

Proof of DUI in my car accident case

Some of the most dangerous car accident involving drinking and driving. These days, when we talk about drunk driving, we have to take into account drugs. There are more and more accidents being caused by drug use every day. Victims in drunk-driving accidents suffer very serious injuries. Because the other driver is drunk, they may…

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How to Estimate Future Loss from a Traumatic Brain Injury

Future Loss from Traumatic Brain Injury

Many factors go into estimating projected future loss from a traumatic brain injury. The most important components are special damages and general damages. These damages are combined and a formula is used to estimate the losses which may occur in the future. If you or loved one suffered a TBI, you should consult an auto…

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Technology That Can Help to Prevent Drowsy Driving

Technologies Against Drowsy Driving

Over 100,000 car accidents happen every year in the USA due to drowsy driving, according to conservative estimates. These result in more than 1,500 fatalities and 71,000 injuries, without accounting for collateral and third-party damage. This is despite the availability of technology designed to help drivers stay alert. If you become a victim of drowsy…

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What to Do If Nursing Home Abuse Causes a Death

Nursing Home Abuse Causes Death

It is heartbreaking to learn that an elderly person has died because of nursing home abuse. However, it has become a common issue in the USA. Despite how common it is, the immediate family of a victim has the right to sue the nursing home. They can seek compensation for their loss. A nursing home…

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What Happens if a Pedestrian Causes A Car Accident?

Two people talking after a crash

We never really think about it, but people get in car accidents every day. Most car accident involves two or more vehicles. And normally, the accident is caused by one of the drivers. In these cases, you file a claim against the driver’s insurance company. The claim is either paid or your car accident attorney…

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The Importance of Having a Medical Exam After a Car Accident

Doctor checking up on a patient

A lot of us have been in minor car accidents before. We talk to the other driver, shake our heads a few times, and go about our business. We don’t call the police, we don’t seek medical treatment, and think we’re fine.  Days later, we realize we’re not okay at all. This is why it’s…

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Different Ways a Car Accident Can Disrupt Your Life

Car getting rear-ended by another car

We don’t get up every day worrying about getting into a car accident. If we did this, we’d lose our minds. However, we see car accidents on our way to and from work all the time. We may stare a little too long at the people on the side of the road before turning away,…

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What Are the Most Common Types of Truck Accidents in South Carolina?

Picture of truck on turned on it's side

Tractor trailer accidents often result in serious injuries and fatalities. This is because trucks are so large compared to small passenger vehicles. In South Carolina, 100 people die every year due to truck accidents. Almost all fatalities were of the person in the car, not the truck. There is nothing to shield the car passengers…

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