Uninsured & Underinsured Motorist Coverage in South Carolina

Uninsured Motorist coverage and Underinsured Motorist coverage are different types of coverages, but they do share some common characteristics. Uninsured Motorist Coverage What is uninsured motorist coverage ? Uninsured Motorist (UM) coverage is mandatory for all automobile policies issued [...]

By | 2017-12-25T22:06:51+00:00 April 24th, 2016|Categories: Personal Injury|0 Comments

Wrongful Death & Survival Claims in South Carolina

A wrongful death claim is brought when someone dies as a result of a negligent or wrongful act of another person. A South Carolina statute, S.C. Code section 15-51-10, governs wrongful death actions. Wrongful Death Claims Who brings the [...]

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Dog Bite Claims in South Carolina

Liability for injuries inflicted by a dog in South Carolina can exist under two different legal theories.  The first is strict liability, which does not require a showing of fault.  The second theory, negligence, does require proof that the [...]

By | 2017-12-25T22:06:51+00:00 July 2nd, 2015|Categories: Personal Injury|0 Comments