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  • Distracted Trucker Causes Fatal Accident

    Distracted Trucker Causes Fatal Accident
    Charleston accident attorneys at Howell and Christmas are concerned about the growing issue of distracted driving. The use of cell phones and other hand-held devices while driving can often cause serious, and sometimes even fatal, automobile accidents. Just recently, a… Read More
  • Does The Good Samaritan Rule Apply To Medical Malpractice?

    In most states, people are not obligated to come to the aid of someone who is in trouble or experiencing an emergency. For example, if you pass an accident on the highway, you are under no legal obligation to stop… Read More
  • Crane Operator Injured At Local Shipyard, Construction Worker Killed After Fall

    In today’s Post and Courier there were two separate on the job accidents reported, one of which happened right here in Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina when a large crane collapsed on a worker at Detyen’s Shipyard. The other occurred a… Read More
  • Am I Considered An Employee? South Carolina Workers Compensation

    As a Charleston workers compensation lawyer who has been practicing for nearly twenty years, the key law that defines what an “employee” is in South Carolina is S.C. Code Ann. §42-1-130. Under the Act “[t]he term “employee” means every person engaged in employment… Read More
  • Most Common Construction Site Injuries

    When it comes to construction injuries in South Carolina, some are more common than others. While any injury on a construction site has the potential to be incredibly serious, knowing which occur most often can help to keep you safe.… Read More

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