Vulnerable Roadway Users – Car Accident Attorneys

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The South Carolina Department of Public Safety has recently done a study to find out why pedestrians are so vulnerable on our roadways, and examined what drivers and pedestrians can do to avoid accidents that result in fatalities or severe injuries. Car accident attorneys often see several pedestrian-related accidents. Pedestrian fatalities in South Carolina accounted for 12 percent of all traffic-related deaths. There was a 23 percent increase in pedestrian fatalities from 2008 (100) to 2012 (123). The SCDPS has a campaign called Target Zero, which aims to reduce the number of fatalities by 6 percent a year, with a benchmark...

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Detecting Abuse or Neglect in a Nursing Home — Personal Injury Attorneys

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When choosing a nursing home for a loved one, how well the staff treats them and takes care of them is of utmost importance. There are times however, when you might suspect that your loved one is not getting the proper care or treatment they deserve. Nursing home abuse and neglect is a growing concern as the Baby Boom generation ages. The personal injury attorneys at AMBN point out that The National Center for Elder Abuse reports that nearly 1 in 10 nursing homes are cited for violation of federal standards that cause harm or serious injury to its residents....

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Common Slip and Fall Causes and Personal Injuries in Retail Stores and Restaurants

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As you get ready for the holiday season, spend more time shopping for your loved ones, and share a fun evening with them at your favorite restaurant, you should be aware of some common reasons for personal injuries in retail stores and restaurants. Everyday, thousands are injured as a result of slips and falls in grocery stores, retail stores and restaurants. The owners of these businesses have a duty to keep their premises reasonably safe so that customers are not exposed to unnecessary and unreasonable dangers. Common Reasons for Personal Injuries in Retail Stores and Restaurants: Defective staircases; Accumulation of ice or snow; Wet...

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Who Is Covered by Workers’ Compensation In South Carolina?

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In South Carolina, most employers with four or more employees are required to have workers’ compensation insurance. If you suffer from a job-related injury or illness, your employer’s insurance will provide coverage in most cases for the incident which caused the injury, even if you are at fault. The employer’s insurance company may try to deny or limit workers’ compensation benefits to injured workers. The law offices of Anderson, Moore, Bailey & Nowell handle workers’ compensation claims in the state of South Carolina. Our attorneys can guide you through the process to help get your claim moving if your employer contests...

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