201805.02
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Lawyer Spotlight: J. David Murrell

This May, the John Price Law Firm is celebrating 30 years of legal service to the Lowcountry and state of South Carolina. In honor of 30 years, we’re highlighting the amazing attorneys that make up our team. Thank you for all you do for the John Price Law Firm and our clients! Meet our attorney,…

201804.18
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How Emotions Affect Driving

In the US, nine people die every day because of distracted driving. While most forms of distracted driving are preventable, emotions are less preventable and can be just as distracting. April is both Distracted Driving Awareness Month and Stress Awareness Month. This April, we want to bring attention to how emotions, like stress, can lead…

201804.11
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Who’s Legally at Fault in Car Accidents

Driver negligence or recklessness are the main factors that determine who is legally at fault for an accident. Failure to exercise reasonable care while driving, such as pulling out in front of someone or tailgating, can make you legally responsible for an accident. In South Carolina, whoever is at fault for the collision must pay…

201804.04
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Distracted Driving Awareness Month – What You Need to Know

Distracted driving is one of the leading causes of accidents on our roadways. According to the National Safety Council, 40,000 people were killed on US roadways last year. Distracted driving is a major contributing factor to these accidents. April was named Distracted Driving Awareness month to raise awareness and help people recognize and eliminate distracted…

201803.28
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Workers’ Compensation for Road Construction Crews

Road construction can be a highly dangerous job, with motorists failing to obey speed limits or exercise caution when driving in work zones. The spring and summer seasons bring increased traffic and drivers who are in a hurry to make it to the airport or to the beach. Roads may need more repairs during the…

201803.14
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5 Spring Cleaning Car Maintenance Musts That Help Avoid Accidents

The beginning of spring is the season for enjoying warmer weather, the Farmer’s Market, and sunshine nearly every day. If you’re like most Charlestonians, you’re probably driving your car to the beach for weekend trips and around town to festivals. And you’re not alone– according to USA Today, the busiest days of the year to…

201802.28
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Virtual Reality and Safe Driving

Virtual reality technology is catching on, evidenced by Facebook’s recent introduction a VR headset that operates without a connection to a computer or smartphone. The mobile headset, Oculus GO, costs $400 less than the original Oculus Rift. Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of Facebook, has announced his commitment to making VR experiences accessible and relatively inexpensive. If…

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…

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…