How to Hire the Right Contractor

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Perhaps you are ready to build on a new deck or remodel your kitchen. You could even be ready to build a new home. You know what you want the finished product to look like, but how can you be confident in your choice of contractors? Here are some tips to help you hire the… Continue reading

General Contractor Liability: Is Your Foundation Settling?

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Some amount of settling is to be expected in any home, especially after many years. If you are noticing signs that your foundation is settling soon after new construction, or if these signs are indicating a severe problem with your home, it may be time to consider the cause. Common Reasons for Foundation Settling Many… Continue reading

Safe Holiday Shopping

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The holidays are here, and for many of us, that means shopping for gifts. Even with the pandemic causing reduced crowds, there will still be hustle and bustle around shopping centers and malls. Here are some ways to be safe while you pick up those holiday gifts. Watch Where You Park Parking garages and lots… Continue reading

Four Ways that Texting While Driving Can Cause an Accident

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Texting while driving is one of the worst types of distraction and a leading cause of motor vehicle accidents. There isn’t a singular reason that drivers shouldn’t text while operating a car, bus or truck. The process involves multiple actions that could directly result in a collision. The act of typing a text itself is… Continue reading

Holiday Drunk Driving Accidents

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Summer has passed and the holidays are approaching. Holiday celebrations are much-anticipated events to gather with family and friends and have a good time. Halloween costume parties, Thanksgiving/Harvest parties, Christmas and the New Year are busy times for celebrations and having fun. Unfortunately, they are also busy times for drunk driving accidents. Holiday Parties and… Continue reading

3 Tips for Navigating Personal Injury Lawsuits During the Pandemic

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The COVID-19 pandemic has changed traditional practices and procedures for many industries. Courts and lawyers have taken drastic measures to help stop the spread while still pursuing justice. However, these measures can significantly affect the outcome of a personal injury lawsuit. There are things you can do to help minimize these effects while seeking fair… Continue reading

Protect Yourself on the Water

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As we continue to battle the coronavirus, many of us will head to the water to escape the stress. Boating is a way of life for many along the Georgia and South Carolina coastline and can bring hours of enjoyment to your family and friends. With more people on the water this summer, it is… Continue reading

Apartment Complex Swimming Pool Liability

Swimming Pool Injuries Charleston SC

Now that summer is here, many of us are looking for ways to relax and soak up the sun. If you live in an apartment complex, you probably consider the onsite swimming pool a great way to enjoy a hot day. But what happens if you or a loved one suffer an injury at the… Continue reading

The Danger of Faulty Airbags

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Without a doubt, airbags are a great invention. They have saved countless lives since federal legislation mandated their use in 1998. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports that frontal airbags saved 50,457 lives between 1987-2017. The fact that airbags increase safety is not debated, but risks are involved with every innovation, and airbags… Continue reading

Power Tools: How to Recognize Defects

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Power tools have changed the very face of many industries. Imagine how long it would take to build a house or repair a car with only hand tools. Power tools allow for rapid construction, faster repairs and they make the lives of workers easier. Power tools bring with them very real risks, however. Some of… Continue reading