SC Paid $5 Million for Car Accidents Caused by Bad Roads

South Carolina Spent $5 Million on Car Accidents and Personal Injury Claims Caused by Bad Roads Last year, a statewide survey showed that South Carolina has some of the least up-kept roads in the nation, which can result in accidents leading to South Carolina car accident and personal injury … [Read more...]

Uber Driver Faces Criminal Charges Tied to Personal Injury and Wrongful Death Suit

Criminal Charges Filed against Uber Driver Related to Personal Injury and Wrongful Death Claim In the continuation of one wrongful death lawsuit, an Uber driver in San Francisco has been charged with vehicular manslaughter after hitting a 6-year-old girl at a crosswalk last New Years’ while … [Read more...]

Distracted Driving and Tractor Trailers Don’t Mix

Distracted Driving Leads to Tractor Trailer Accident off Maine Highway On Monday, October 27th, a tractor trailer ran off the road and leaked fuel into the mud after crashing. State troopers say the accident was caused by distracted driving. Reportedly, the driver, Steven Haggan, was unfamiliar … [Read more...]

Ridesharing Services Required to Purchase Personal Injury Insurance

California Governor Signs  Insurance Bill for Ridesharing Services Into Law to Cover Passenger Personal Injury In September, California Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill into law that would require ridesharing companies like Uber, Lyft, and Sidecar to purchase insurance covering for their drivers, … [Read more...]

FedEx Faces Personal Injury and Negligence Lawsuits for Crash

Fatal Northern California Crash Between Bus and FedEx Truck Ends in Personal Injury and Negligence Suits Two people have filed personal injury and negligence lawsuits against FedEx for the company’s responsibility in a fatal crash in Northern California on April 10th. The first lawsuit involves … [Read more...]

Uber Faces Wrongful Death Lawsuit in California

Famous Internet Car-Sharing Service Uber Goes to Court in Wrongful Death Lawsuit In San Francisco on New Year’s Eve, a family was struck by an Uber driver while crossing a crosswalk – the mother and brother were injured, while a 6-year-old was killed. On Monday, January 27th, the little girl’s … [Read more...]

Don’t be a Distracted Driver

Turn on the news any given day and you will hear about a car accident or another state that has passed a “No Texting While Driving” ban. Accidents caused by distracted driving are a common occurrence. While everyone knows that cell phones and GPS devices can cause you to be distracted while … [Read more...]

Teens Die in Train Accident During Dangerous Game of ‘Ghost Train’

South Carolina Deadly Train Accident Lawyers Two Missouri high school girls died in a deadly train accident while their car was parked in the middle of train tracks during a deadly game of what the teenagers called “Ghost Train.” 15-year-old Victoria E. Swanson and 17-year-old Haley Whitmer, … [Read more...]

Airbag Defects

With every passing year, airbag systems become more and more complex. For example, many systems now monitor seat position and belt use (or non-use) to determine when and if an airbag deployment is needed to protect the occupant in minor to moderate accidents. With this ever increasing complexity, … [Read more...]

Commercial Trucking Accident Lawyers

18 Wheeler Accidents 18 Wheeler Accidents involving heavy commercial vehicles such as semi tractor trailers, flatbed or tanker trucks, buses, or construction accidents can often result in a serious injury or death. Injuries sustain in these types of accidents can be disabling. Accidents … [Read more...]