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Mitchell Byrd, Attorney, The Carolina Law Group

What To Do When Your South Carolina Workers’ Comp Claim Is Denied

August 3, 2017
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Unfortunately, sometimes legitimate workers’ compensation claims are denied. Your claim can be rejected for a variety of reasons by your employer and their insurance company, or by the South Carolina Workers’ Compensation Commission.

Although a denial or rejection is disheartening, it’s no reason to give up hope. It’s absolutely possible to succeed with a claim after it’s been denied initially. Here are some steps you can take.   

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Matt Whitehead | The Carolina Law Group

Compensation You May Be Entitled to After a Car Accident

July 21, 2017
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You might know that if you’re injured in a motor vehicle accident, you may be entitled to damages under South Carolina law, including, but not limited to, compensation for medical bills, lost wages, and pain and suffering. But those are just a few of the possible types of compensation that may be recoverable. Below describes some of the types of compensation you may be entitled to under certain circumstances.

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Monty Desai | Partner & Attorney | CLG

What Not To Do After A Car Accident

June 27, 2017
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Hopefully, you know what to do if you are ever in a car accident: seek medical attention if needed; if your car is safe to drive and is causing a hazard where it is, pull it to the side of the road; call the police; and exchange insurance information with the other driver(s). It is also smart to take photos or videos of the damage and to make notes for yourself of what happened so you do not forget the details later. Now that you know what you should do after a wreck, here are some things you should not do.

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Nihar Patel | Attorney Greenville SC

What You Need To Know About Dog Bites In South Carolina

June 8, 2017
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If you are victim of a dog bite in South Carolina you may be entitled to compensation. SC paid out approximately $1.7 million in 2016 for numerous dog bite claims – averaging nearly $25,000 per claim.

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Monty Desai | Partner & Attorney | CLG

Multi-Vehicle Accidents: Who’s At Fault?

May 26, 2017
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The people involved in a recent 3-car crash in Spartanburg were lucky to make it out alive; multi-vehicle crashes, in which more than two vehicles are involved, are much less common than one- and two-car crashes but have a higher fatality rate. In fact, according to the NHTSA, 40% of motor vehicle fatalities occur in multi-vehicle crashes.

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Mitchell Byrd, Attorney, The Carolina Law Group

Six Reasons to Work With a Workers’ Compensation Attorney

May 17, 2017
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While you have a right to represent yourself in your workers’ compensation claim, there are several good reasons to work with an experienced workers’ compensation attorney. Here are six of them.

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Matt Whitehead | Attorney, Carolina Law Group

How Large Truck and Tractor-Trailer Accidents Are Different

April 16, 2017
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There are various kinds of accidents on the road, including car accidents, hit-and-runs, pedestrian accidents, and bicycle-car accidents. All can be devastating, but undoubtedly some of the most destructive involve trucks or tractor-trailers (a.k.a., big rigs, semis, or 18-wheelers).

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Monty Desai | Partner & Attorney | CLG

The Challenges of Fighting a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Case

March 27, 2017
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In legal terms, TBI cases fall under the general umbrella of personal injury. However, TBI cases have unique challenges associated with them that aren’t present in other personal injury cases.

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