201802.14
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The Actual Costs of an Auto Accident

Each year, car accidents cost Americans over $432 billion in lost wages, medical bills, legal fees, property damages, and other related expenses. In the United States, over 27,000 accidents occur daily and over 10 million car crashes are reported annually. In addition to causing stress and psychological trauma, car crashes can place a heavy burden…

201802.07
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Permissive Use and Teen Drivers

Note: This was featured as part of our Wednesday segment on Charleston’s 105.5 The Bridge with Box in the Morning. You can catch us every other Wednesday morning at 8:50 am ET for the latest law tips and legal news. You can listen to the segment below: Most people lend their car out to friends, roommates,…

201801.10
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Take the 2018 Safe Driving Pledge

Note: This was featured as part of our Wednesday segment on Charleston’s 105.5 The Bridge with Box in the Morning. You can catch us every other Wednesday morning at 8:50 am ET for the latest law tips and legal news. You can listen to the segment below: The start of the new year is a chance…

201801.08
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Tips For Driving In Inclement Weather

Last week, Charleston received a about six inches of snow while the roads and sidewalks quickly turned icy. Driving in snow and ice requires special care to prevent your car from sliding off the road. Watch the weather reports carefully before leaving, and delay your trip if possible. Stay in a motel overnight if you…

201712.28
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Securing a Designated Driver on New Year’s Eve

Many of us choose to spend time with friends and family when celebrating the new year, but far too many people are involved in a fatal accident after leaving a party. On New Year’s Eve, 48 percent of highway deaths are alcohol-related. According to statistics from SafeAuto.com, January 1st has the highest percentage of deaths…

201712.27
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What to Know about Hit and Run Accidents

Note: This was featured as part of our Wednesday segment on Charleston’s 105.5 The Bridge with Box in the Morning. You can catch us every other Wednesday morning at 8:50 am ET for the latest law tips and legal news. You can listen to the segment below: During the month of January, we often see more…

201712.13
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Sexual Assault in the Workplace

Note: This was featured as part of our Wednesday segment on Charleston’s 105.5 The Bridge with Box in the Morning. You can catch us every other Wednesday morning at 8:50 am ET for the latest law tips and legal news. You can listen to the segment below: Although both women and men suffer from workplace sexual…

201712.06
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What is Permissive Use?

If you’re like most people, you’ve loaned your car out to a friend, family member, roommate, or other individual at some point in your life. However, this common practice can pose a problem to your insurance coverage unless the driver of your car is covered under permissive use. Permissive use means that your insurance provider…