April is designated as National Distracted Driving Awareness Month. Through the combined efforts of law enforcement officials and traffic safety experts, the aim is to increase public attention of the dangers and prevent distracted driving crashes. These types of car accidents can result in serious and often life threatening personal injuries. Motorists are encouraged to take a safe driving pledge, promising to avoid behaviors that could put them and others at risk. The Dange
Bicycling is fun and a great way to get in shape for the summer months. It is also an inexpensive and environmentally friendly form of transportation. Now that spring is here, increasing numbers of cyclists are bound to be hitting trails and local roads, making it important for drivers to be on the lookout in order to help prevent accidents and injuries. Unfortunately, bicycle accidents in South Carolina are common, and they often result in serious and potentially life threat
Now that spring is almost here and daylight savings time has taken effect, there will be more hours at the end of the work day to enjoy outdoor activities. For children, this means extra time they get to spend participating in sports or recreational programs and hanging out with friends in their neighborhood. To help keep them safe, we have collected the following tips on protecting them from accidents and potentially serious personal injuries. Common Ways Childhood Injuries
Car accidents are sudden, unexpected events that often result in serious personal injuries. At the scene, drivers involved are often in shock and may not be aware of their legal rights or obligations. Unfortunately, not knowing what to do immediately after your crash or collision can have a major impact on your ability to get damages for the injuries and other losses you suffer. The following are five steps you can take to help protect yourself and your rights in a claim. 1.
Situations involving children are often among the most sensitive and hotly contested in family court. Decisions made during child custody and support hearings, either among unmarried parents or during divorce proceedings, can have long ranging impacts on your relationship with your child and your financial security. While you can face serious penalties for not obeying a judge’s order, including potential jail time, there are situations in which the terms can be changed or mod