Head-On Crashes: What to Do If You’re in One
Head-on crashes are some of the most dangerous and destructive car accidents. They cause serious injuries, financial losses, and even death. But what makes them so dangerous, and what should you do if you’re involved? This article explores why head-on collisions are so destructive and the steps to protect yourself if you’re ever in that…Read More
What Is the Statute of Limitations for a South Carolina Car Accident Lawsuit?
Unexpected injuries can lead to exorbitant medical bills, loss of income, and several other unpredictable expenses. If you were injured in a car accident and the related expenditures are adding up quickly, you might be thinking about how best to seek compensation for your casualties. Based on the circumstances, you may have grounds for a…Read More
Do Car Accident Lawyers Take Cases Without Upfront Payment?
Many people are under the impression that car accident lawyers must be paid either party in advance or by the hour to take on a case. However, this is not always true for most. Most car accident lawyers, including ours at the Connell Law Firm, work on a contingency basis, which means that they only…Read More
Car Accident Damages: Can a Child Sue?
We would love to imagine that there are never children involved in the many car accident cases we handle. However, that wouldn’t be the truth. There is always the chance that a driver could have one of their kids in the car with them when they get into an accident. The last thing anybody wants…Read More
Car Accident Case: Why Do I Need a Lawyer?
In the moments after a car accident, all you think about is whether everybody is okay. You don’t care about your vehicle. You don’t care about suing anybody. You’re shaken up and angry. If the other driver caused the crash, you may have a legal claim against them. The best way to know for sure…Read More
Personal Injury Settlement: How Long Does It Actually Take?
When most people get into a car accident, they automatically assume that they’ll be able to sue the other driver for a ton of money. Part of this is due to television dramas and movies where they show plaintiffs walking out of a courthouse with a multi-million-dollar settlement. In the real world, it doesn’t work…Read More
Auto Accident: When’s the Best Time to Secure a Lawyer?
When we get a call from a new client, one of the first things we ask them is when their auto accident took place. There are a few reasons for this. First, we need to know if they have already filed an insurance claim. Second, we need to make sure the Georgia statute of limitations…Read More
How to Avoid Drunk Driving Accidents During the Holiday Season
Drunk driving accidents don’t take a break for holidays, sadly. The coming days of Thanksgiving and Christmas are all about spreading happiness and celebration. Family outings, gathering at a relative’s place, and night outs are all very common during this holiday season. Such gatherings involve games, delicious meals, desserts, beverages, and much more. However, many…Read More
At-Fault Car Insurance Explained
There is at-fault car insurance and no-fault car insurance. There are at-fault sate and no-fault states. How are they different? Which should you prefer? Which system does South Carolina use? Let’s know the difference. What Is No-Fault Car Insurance? No-fault car insurance provides the privilege for the one injured in the car accident to be…Read More
Drunk Driving Accidents – Columbia Car Accident Lawyers Discuss Dangers
Some of the hardest cases for Columbia car accident lawyers to deal with are drunk driving accidents. A large percentage of these cases involve life-threatening and life-changing injuries. You’ll be lucky to even survive the crash. In these cases, for some reason, the drunk driver usually walks away with a few bumps and bruises. It’s…Read More