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How Do I Choose a Personal Injury Lawyer?

Filing a lawsuit against a negligent party can be complex. There are deadlines to meet beyond which you will not be allowed to take the case to court. Documents must be filed properly and evidence must be gathered, and you must be able to prove liability on the at-fault person’s or entity’s part. All of this can be successfully resolved by choosing the right personal injury lawyer. Let’s look at some ways to do this below.

Why Hire a South Carolina Truck Accident Lawyer?

A  tractor-trailer weighs about 80,000 pounds compared to a passenger vehicle’s weight of an average of 4,000 pounds,  which can lead to a serious truck accident. A car and big rig collision are far more likely to result in serious injuries than two cars colliding.

Do Residents With Dementia Suffer Nursing Home Abuse?

Dementia patients sometimes find it difficult to communicate and remember instructions. However, it should not invite measures such as nursing home abuse to occur. Yet, studies have shown that nursing home residents with dementia are frequently abused. Let’s look at this growing issue and ways that families can determine if it is happening to their loved ones.

Signs of Nursing Home Abuse

When a loved one is residing in an assisted care facility, it is crucial that friends and family members are not lulled into believing that nursing home abuse could never happen. Like other forms of abuse, it is often hidden behind smiles and pretensions of caring. Nursing home abuse happens when no one is around and done in a way that is far from obvious.

Morris Law Keeps Growing, New Location in Myrtle Beach, SC

Your Morris Law Injury team has grown again. We are excited to announce the new Myrtle Beach office at 2411 N. Oak Street, Suite 403A 4th Floor, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577. If you or someone you know is injured in an auto accident or at work, give us a call! (843) 232-0944.

Moving Truck Accidents in South Carolina

Moving trucks are a common sight in South Carolina as more people move to Palmetto State. For example, more than 63,000 people moved to South Carolina in the period between 2017 and 2018. This number does not take into account all the intrastate moves. Unfortunately, such trucks can be dangerous. Let’s delve into dangers associated with moving trucks, the types of accidents and problems related to them and what you can do to obtain the compensation you deserve if you suffered injuries in an accident with one.

Intersection Accidents – Morris Law Firm

Crossroads are dangerous and the site of many intersection accidents and fatalities. Driver error is the primary reason for most intersection accidents but not all. With roughly 50 percent of severe accidents happening in an intersection, drivers need to know more about this type of accident, the reasons why they happen and how to avoid an intersection collision, armed with such knowledge, dangerous crossroads might become safer.

Dealing With Back Injuries After an Accident

Compensation When a Back Injury Occurs Whether you are hurt in a car accident, a slip and fall at the grocery store or assaulted in a parking lot, back injuries can result in serious trauma. Some are disabling and others resolve with rest and analgesics. Most are in the middle and can cause persistent back

Distracted Driving Leads to Accident Injuries and Fatalities

Distracted driving has become one of the major causes of traffic accidents as drivers multitask while on the roadway. According to the Insurance Information Institute, 9 percent of the fatal traffic accidents in 2019 were due to distracted driving. Hundreds of thousands of people suffered injuries in accidents caused by distraction. Learning what causes these distractions and how to avoid them can help keep motorists, their passengers and others sharing the roadway safer.