Negligence

Negligence

Rock Hill, SC Personal Injury Lawyer If you have ever seen a television advertisement for a personal injury attorney, you have likely heard the term “negligence” used, but you may not fully understand what that means. At its most basic, it is a legal term used to refer to fault, or culpability. If you ever … Read more

Prolapsed Umbilical Cord Causes and Effects

Rock Hill SC Birth Injury Lawyer Childbirth can be an amazing, exciting, and wondrous process. However, with about 30% of all mothers experiencing some kind of birth complication, it can also be a very scary and stressful time. While there are numerous types of potential complications and traumas that newborns may face, some are much … Read more

Large Truck and Motorcycle Collide

Rock Hill SC Motorcycle Accident Lawyer Early Sunday morning a man died when his motorcycle struck another vehicle. The man on the motorcycle was riding without a helmet on at the time of the crash. The motorcyclist had been traveling “at a very high rate of speed” just before his motorcycle struck another vehicle. He … Read more

Asbestos: Why is it Toxic?

Rock Hill, SC Personal Injury Lawyer Found in soil and rocks, asbestos is actually a mineral fiber that has considerable strength and can be heat resistant. The characteristics of this fiber made it desirable early on and there was a boom with its use in construction for the purpose of insulating structures and protecting against … Read more

Wrong-Side Surgery

Rock Hill SC Medical Malpractice Lawyer Recently in Washington, a doctor operated on a little boy’s left eye when she was supposed to operate on his right. Her reasoning for this mistake was that she lost her sense of direction. Careless mistakes by doctors frequently lead to wrong-side and wrong-site surgeries. Doctors are supposed to … Read more

The Dangers of Texting Pedestrians

Rock Hill SC Pedestrian Accident Lawyer It has become common knowledge in recent years that texting while driving is extremely dangerous. Drivers who are texting are 23 times more likely to be involved in an accident. Less is known, however, about the dangers of texting while walking. A recent study of busy South and North … Read more

The Cost of Accidents Involving Intoxicated Drivers

Rock Hill SC Auto Accident Lawyer Most people know that drunk driving is a dangerous and foolish act. However, many do not know just how damaging it can be. Sadly, all of the following statistics about drunk driving are TRUE: Over 10,000 people die each year in alcohol-related car accidents in the U.S. One person … Read more

Struggles With Spinal Cord Injuries

Rock Hill SC Spinal Cord Injury Lawyer Spinal cord injuries are devastating, not only for the new challenges they involve but also because of the costs of continuous medical care. According to the National Spinal Cord Injury Statistical Center (NSCISC), the average annual first-year costs of spinal cord injury treatments range from $322,000 to $985,000, depending … Read more