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Can I File a Lawsuit against Uber after an Accident?

Posted in Car Accidents on February 15, 2019

Most of us have used a rideshare driver’s services at one point or another, and there is a reason that ridesharing is so popular. It is a relatively inexpensive mode of transportation, and it’s easy, fast, and, in most cases, safe. Unfortunately, even the safest driver can make mistakes that cause accidents and injuries for… read more


Which Illnesses Are Covered by Workers Comp in South Carolina?

Posted in Workers Compensation on January 28, 2019

Dealing with a major injury that occurred at work is already difficult. Unfortunately, you might instead be suffering from a work-related illness, which may be difficult to overcome. Now, you’ll need to know what to expect from your case, starting with questions like, “Which illnesses are covered by workers comp in South Carolina?” If your… read more


How to Recover Compensation after a Brain Injury

Posted in Personal Injury on January 23, 2019

Suffering through a brain injury can be a traumatic experience, and it’s not an easy one to recover from. You’ve suffered through a devastating accident, and now every facet of your life is affected. You’ll need compensation to recover, but you may need help getting that compensation. If you’re struggling with a brain injury, it… read more


How Are South Carolina Workers Comp Disputes Resolved?

Posted in Workers Compensation on January 23, 2019

After an injury, you’ll need to seek compensation as soon as possible for your suffering. The debt following a work accident can be devastating, and you and your family don’t need that stress. Fortunately, your workers comp should cover you, right? Unfortunately, your employer might dispute your claim. They may say you weren’t injured at… read more


How to Recover Personal Injury Compensation for PTSD

Posted in Personal Injury on November 20, 2018

Dealing with an accident or traumatic event is difficult on its own, especially if you were injured. Medical care and repairs are expensive, and there’s often an emotional toll. Unfortunately, your emotional toll might be especially serious, and it’s affecting your life. Those with PTSD, or post-traumatic stress disorder, are often the victims of frightening,… read more


How to Resolve a South Carolina Work Comp Dispute

Posted in Workers Compensation on September 24, 2018

When you’re injured in a work accident in South Carolina, your first move will likely be to report your injury and seek workers compensation benefits. Unfortunately, you might not receive those benefits right away. Your employer or insurance company might dispute your claim and fight back. When this happens, you’ll need to resolve that dispute… read more


Injured at Work: Work Comp or Personal Injury?

Posted in Workers Compensation on September 12, 2018

When a serious accident happens at work and you’re left with serious injuries, you need help. There are a few ways to get the compensation you need, but which way is right for you? Many injured South Carolina workers aren’t sure whether they should pursue workers compensation benefits or file a personal injury lawsuit. Without… read more


Important South Carolina Laws for Car Accident Claims

Posted in Car Accidents on June 28, 2018

While we all do our best to avoid accidents, all it takes is one reckless driver for you to end up with high bills and severe injuries. That’s an unfortunate situation to be stuck in, but you’ll have the option to fight back. When you’re injured in an auto wreck, you can file a claim… read more


Noneconomic Damages in a South Carolina Personal Injury Case

Posted in Personal Injury on April 30, 2018

You may be entitled to compensation if you or someone you love has sustained a life-altering injury because of someone else’s negligence. The injury attorneys at HawkLaw are here to protect your rights. What Is Considered Pain and Suffering in an Injury Case? In a legal sense, pain and suffering is broadly defined as the… read more


How Do I Stay Safe When Boating in Charleston?

Posted in Boat Accidents on April 30, 2018

Charleston has a rich maritime history, dating back more than 400 hundred years and is home to more boats than any other coastal city in South Carolina. Unfortunately, more boat traffic means more boating accidents, and fatal boating accidents have been on the rise across the state: In 2016 the US Coast Guard reported 4,463… read more