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Motorcycle Collisions with Drunk Drivers

No matter how careful we are, how prepared we are, or how much training we have in the safe operation of a motorcycle and defensive driving, a drunk driver can come out of nowhere and change or even end a motorcyclist’s life.  Next to a motorcycle v. eighteen-wheeler collision, it is the worst possible scenario.  ...


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Motorcycle Crashes in Charleston, SC – Do We Need Harsher Penalties for Failure to Yield? 

In December 2022 there were multiple motorcycle collisions in and around Charleston, SC, including two deaths resulting from motorcycle crashes and one person who was seriously injured after fleeing law enforcement on a motorcycle.  Below, we will also consider whether SC needs harsher penalties for failure to yield – probably the most common traffic violation ...


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Motorcycle Accidents in Summerville, Greenville, Awendaw, Mount Pleasant, and Georgetown, SC

In October and November of 2022, there were multiple motorcycle accidents in and around Charleston, SC, including motorcycle fatalities, crashes that were likely caused by negligent drivers, crashes that were likely caused by the motorcyclist, and a motorcycle chase that began in Charleston, SC, and ended in a crash in Georgetown, SC. Please, “look twice, ...


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Motorcycle Accidents and Wrongful Death Lawsuits in Charleston, SC

Motorcycle accidents often result in the death of the motorcyclist or passengers, and, when the crash was caused by another driver’s negligence, the deceased person’s family may be able to sue for wrongful death.  A single moment of carelessness can result in the painful and unimaginable loss of a spouse, child, parent, brother, or sister, ...


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Motorcycle Crashes in Charleston, Orangeburg, Florence, Berkeley, Beaufort, Horry, Lexington, and Anderson, South Carolina

In September and October 2022, there have been numerous deadly motorcycle crashes across the state, including fatalities that were caused by negligent drivers of other vehicles. Some crashes may have been no one’s fault – one man was killed after a collision with a deer in Lexington County, for example. Other motorcycle crashes may have ...

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Negligence, Gross Negligence, Negligence Per Se, and Comparative Negligence in SC Motorcycle Accident Cases

What does negligence mean in the context of a motorcycle accident or other personal injury case in SC?  Negligence is the most common way to prove the other driver’s liability for the crash – if the other driver was negligent, then they are responsible for the damages that were caused by their negligence…  Below, we ...


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Motorcycle Crashes in Folly Beach, Myrtle Beach, Greenville, SC

In recent weeks, there have been several motorcycle crashes in the area, including a crash in Folly Beach where a man and his son were ejected from their bike, a motorcyclist’s death in Greenville, SC that was ruled a homicide by the county coroner, and a fatal crash on River Oaks Drive in Myrtle Beach, ...


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Motorcycle Crash in SC? How Do You Know If You Have a Case?

Do I have a case?  Whether you were involved in a motorcycle collision, a car accident, or injured in some other way, there is a simple test, sometimes called the “three-legged chair” test, that plaintiff’s attorneys use to evaluate whether you have a case.  You most likely have a viable lawsuit if there is: Liability,  ...