DUI Injury Lawyers

Car Accident Settlement in Case Involving Pregnant Woman

Morris Law, LLC recently obtained a settlement for a client in the amount of $321,857.56 following an injury accident. The client, a resident of Myrtle Beach, was heading north along Oak Street in town when another driver was turning left illegally. As a result, our client T-boned the other driver’s car. Because the at-fault driver committed an illegal maneuver that caused the car accident and did not grant the right of way to our client, they became liable for damages.

FAQs About Brain Injuries Caused by a Drunk Driver

Drunk drivers take approximately 10,000 lives every year in the United States. In addition, they cause serious injuries, many of which are life-altering. While any injury from a rear-ender to a head-on collision can occur because the inebriated driver was unable to judge their distance from another vehicle properly or because they were unable to stay in their lane and hit another vehicle head-on, their ability to drive safely is no longer present. 

Making a Pain and Suffering Claim

An essential part of any lawsuit is a claim for pain and suffering. Yet, many people do not fully understand this component of a personal injury lawsuit.

A lawsuit’s damages against an at-fault party are divided into two main segments. The first is labeled economic and the second is non-economic. Let’s get a handle on these segments.

Choosing a Car Accident Injury Attorney

One of the most important things you can do after a car accident is to obtain legal insight into your situation. After seeing a doctor, this move can help establish a claim for your traffic injury. In addition, an experienced car accident lawyer will protect your rights. For example, you may face financial challenges due to lost wages. This does not stop bills from piling up and putting your family in a precarious position. Let’s explore the best way to choose an auto accident injury attorney.

DUI Injury in Aiken: Morris Law LLC

Drunk drivers are a menace all around the country, including in South Carolina, despite police vigilance and public education programs. According to a study conducted by an insurance company, it ranks second among the top 10 states for the number of drunk drivers. Unfortunately, DUI accidents cause many serious injuries and fatalities every year. 

Drunk Driving in South Carolina

Roadway accidents are often caused by drunk driving. There are almost 30 drunk driving fatalities in the United States each day. The consequences of drunk driving go beyond arrests. Families face a life without their loved one killed in an accident and face significant financial hurdles. It is important that the drunk driver pays for the damages they caused. In order for civil damages to be recovered, a claim must be filed. A personal injury lawyer can help in this and work to provide the compensation that is needed.

Felony DUI in South Carolina

DUI is usually considered a misdemeanor, but it can escalate to a felony. The difference between the two is whether another person has suffered injury or death. Beyond that, the consequences the at-fault party faces are much greater in a felony DUI. Let’s take a look at DUI charges and injuries in the state of South Carolina.

Injuries in a DUI Accident – Morris Law

Victims of a DUI accident suffer many different types of injuries. They range from minor to severe such as a simple fracture to traumatic brain injury. The problem is drunk drivers display an inordinate number of reckless driving behaviors. For some victims of a DUI accident, the outcome is a fatal one. Nationwide, drunk drivers take the lives of 10,000 people every year. Let’s examine some of the injuries associated with a drunk driving accident.

The National Trial Lawyers Announces the Re-Selection of Jeffrey Morris as a Top 40 Under 40 Civil Plaintiff Trial Lawyer in South Carolina After One Year

The National Trial Lawyers is pleased to announce that Jeffrey Morris of Morris Law LLC in Surfside Beach has been re-selected as a Top 40 Under 40 Civil Plaintiff Trial Lawyer in SC after his first year as an exceptionally respected member. This honor has been given to Mr. Morris for his superior skills and qualifications in the legal field. Membership in this exclusive organization is by invitation only and is limited to the top 40 attorneys in each state or region who have demonstrated excellence and have achieved outstanding results in their careers in either civil plaintiff or criminal defense law. 

Morris Law Keeps Growing, New Location in Aiken, SC

Your Morris Law Injury team has grown again. We are excited to announce the Aiken South Carolina office at 1204 Whiskey Road, Suite D Aiken, South Carolina 29803. If you or someone you know is injured in an auto accident or at work, give us a call! (803) 470-4444.