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Car Accidents

Blog Posts - Car accidents

How can cars driving at night put motorcycles in danger?

Driving at night presents a unique set of challenges with increased risks. Motorcyclists face certain issues when sharing the road with cars during nighttime journeys. The interplay of various factors creates an environment where motorcycles become more vulnerable to accidents. Diminished visibility One of the most significant challenges for motorcycles...

How to stay safe while biking on vacation

South Carolina, with its charming coastal towns, lush forests and historic landmarks, beckons travelers with its beauty. For biking enthusiasts, it offers a unique opportunity to pedal through scenic landscapes and explore hidden gems. However, with every adventurous undertaking, there comes a responsibility to ensure safety. Sadly, the South Carolina...

How should you brace for a car impact if it is unavoidable?

Despite your best efforts to drive defensively and adhere to traffic rules, the unforeseen can still unfold. One such harrowing scenario is an unavoidable car impact. While you strive to prevent collisions, understanding how to brace for impact becomes important during this time. Maintain control As the realization of a...

What are the most common car accident injuries?

Car crashes may result in a variety of injuries. Some can be severe and create lifelong disabilities and other complications. Depending on your injury, you may need compensation for a variety of expenses, including recovery, therapy and rehabilitation. To give you an idea of the injuries you could suffer, here...

Steps to take after an accident on vacation

An accident can happen anytime, anywhere, even while on vacation. Knowing what to do if you find yourself in this situation can help alleviate stress and ensure you take the necessary steps to protect yourself and your loved ones. Here are some essential steps to take if you get in...

Lesser-known causes of distracted driving

Distracted driving is a leading cause of car accidents, but many drivers do not understand the things that contribute to that distraction. In fact, while you might already associate phone calls and personal grooming with distraction, there are many other things that contribute as well. Here are some other causes...

South Carolina driving statistics for 2022

The South Carolina Department of Public Safety keeps track of the incidents that occur along the roadways in the state, publishing information to help inform the public and keep them safe. By studying traffic trends, politicians, law enforcement and motorists can address the most common causes of motor vehicle accidents....

What to do if you get hit by a car while walking

In 2021, 7,845 people died in traffic accidents, while total fatalities were 42,915. Therefore, nearly 19% of those killed in vehicle accidents were pedestrians. This is the highest number of pedestrian fatalities in one year in 40 years. Several factors contribute to the fatality rate among pedestrians, from hazardous weather,...

Five dangerous things other drivers do when they are not drunk

While drunk drivers may cause numerous accidents on South Carolina roadways, many other driving behaviors lead to dangerous crashes, too. No roadway is immune from hazardous drivers. Knowing what to watch for might help drivers avoid collisions. 1. Distracted driving Drivers often like to multitask while in the car. Whether...