In South Carolina fewer than 1% of all cases are tried in civil court. 85% are settled at mediation and the rest are lost or dismissed by the court.

An employer cannot fire you because you filed a workers compensation claim. However, your employer can fire you if it has a good business reason for firing you that is unrelated to your workers compensation claim. For example, if a doctor has put you out of work for a long period of time and that…

Did you know that when you are involved in an automobile accident and your vehicle is damaged through the negligence of another driver that you can recover not only for the damage to your vehicle, but you can also recover for punitive damages. If the other driver was driving recklessly then you can recover such…

Did you know that you can purchase insurance on your automobile policy that will help pay medical bills in case you or a passenger is injured in an automobile accident? This coverage is called Personal Injury Protection (PIP). It is also called Medical Payments Coverage. If you are injured in a wreck, you can use…

Just because you fall and are injured at a store or business doesn’t mean you are entitled to recover money damages. South Carolina law requires you must show what caused your fall. These type of cases traditionally fall into two categories a defective condition like a rotten step or a dangerous condition like failing to…

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