Four-Vehicle Crash with Multiple Fatalities in South Carolina

Four-Vehicle Crash with Multiple Fatalities in South Carolina

Four-Vehicle Crash with Multiple Fatalities in South Carolina Fort Mill, SC Lawyer According to a news report, four individuals were killed in a multi-vehicle crash in Lexington, South Carolina. Preliminary investigations revealed that the accidents began when a pickup truck crossed the center line and side-swiped the first vehicle, which was a Ford van. The … Read more

NHTSA Proposes Stronger Truck Guards to Reduce Rear-impact Deaths

NHTSA Proposes Stronger Truck Guards to Reduce Rear-impact Deaths After receiving petitions from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, the Truck Safety Coalition, the National Transportation Safety Board, and from a North Carolina mother who lost two daughters in a 2013 truck crash, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) proposed that trucking companies be … Read more

FMCSA’s Collision Fatalities Study Finds Trucks and Buses “Overrepresented”

FMCSA’s Collision Fatalities Study Finds Trucks and Buses “Overrepresented” Fort Mill, SC Lawyer In early November, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) conducted a webinar discussing its findings from its latest collision fatalities study. The webinar is part of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Mayor’s Challenge for Safer People and Safer Streets, which calls … Read more

Fatal Dump Truck Crash in North Carolina

Fatal Dump Truck Crash in North Carolina Charlotte, NC Personal Injury Lawyer According to a news report, a dump truck overturned onto a vehicle in Wake County, killing its driver. The North Carolina State Highway Patrol indicated that the vehicle, a red Nissan sedan, crossed the center line of the road as the dump truck … Read more

FAQs: Filing a Workers’ Compensation Claim in South Carolina

FAQs: Filing a Workers’ Compensation Claim in South Carolina Rock Hill, SC Personal Injury Lawyer In South Carolina, workers’ compensation is a form of insurance that provides wage replacement and medical benefits to employees that are injured while on the job. In exchange for these benefits, the employee gives up his or her right to … Read more

Car Accidents and North Carolina’s Good Samaritan Law

Car Accidents and North Carolina’s Good Samaritan Law Charlotte, NC Personal Injury Lawyer It is a situation no one wishes to ever be placed in. You witness a car accident. You can see that there are victims in need of immediate help.  Everyone wants to say that they would jump right in and assist the … Read more

South Carolina Supreme Court Reinstates Verdict Against Ford

South Carolina Supreme Court Reinstates Verdict Against Ford Charlotte, NC Personal Injury Lawyer Earlier this month, the South Carolina Supreme Court reinstated a $900,000 award of damages in a wrongful death suit involving a defect in a Ford pickup truck. The initial lawsuit claimed that an off-duty sheriff was driving the truck in question when … Read more

Investigations of Deadly Collisions in South Carolina

Investigations of Deadly Collisions in South Carolina Charlotte, NC Personal Injury Lawyer According to The State, new technologies employed in investigations of deadly automobile collisions in South Carolina allow far fewer errors, increase efficiency, and allow more thorough investigations. Because departments across the state may not be equipped to investigate accident scenes, the South Carolina Highway … Read more

Tractor Trailer and Bus Collision in North Carolina

  Tractor Trailer and Bus Collision in North Carolina Charlotte, NC Personal Injury Lawyer According to a news report, a tractor-trailer rear-ended a bus carrying migrant workers near Tarboro, North Carolina, last September. The accident injured twenty-six people, two of whom suffered serious injuries and were flown to Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. According to … Read more

Tractor Trailer Crash Closes Interstate

Tractor Trailer Crash Closes Interstate 40 in Guilford County, NC Fort Mill, SC Personal Injury Lawyer A tractor trailer carrying 25,000 pounds of baby formula crashed into a bridge pillar in Guilford County, according to a news report. The crash caused miles of delay and resulted in the closure of I-40 East for several hours. … Read more