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Independent Contractor vs. Employee: It Matters for Your SC Work Comp Claim

Posted in Uncategorized on May 30, 2019

After a work-related injury, you might need compensation to recover. Your medical treatment likely won’t be cheap, and you may not be able to return to work right away. However, you might be concerned because your employer claims that you’re an independent contractor. Whether you’re being called an independent contractor or an employee, it matters… read more

Who Can Actually File a Premises Liability Claim?

Posted in Premises Liability,Uncategorized on January 26, 2018

If you suffer an injury on someone else’s premises in Charleston or throughout South Carolina, you may have the right to sue the property owner. Your ability to bring a lawsuit depends upon your status as a visitor. Property owners owe different duties of care to visitors depending on their classification. The law in South… read more

FREE UBER Ride this July 4th

Posted in Uncategorized on June 19, 2017

John Hawkins here with an important Message: July 4th is almost here!  A time for reflection, friends, family and for many of us, a time to celebrate. Unfortunately, July 4th celebrations can also turn tragic.  South Carolina has one of the highest alcohol impaired driving fatality rates in the nation.  And Charleston’s per capita alcohol consumption… read more