South Carolina Legal Blog - Whetstone Perkins & Fulda
Accident Lawyers in Columbia, Myrtle Beach, Kingstree and Marion, South Carolina
When you and your family entrust your loved one’s well-being to a nursing home or senior living community, you expect that their needs will be met with dignity and respect. Sadly, some communities and caregivers don’t uphold your trust. When nursing home abuse and neglect occur, your loved one may be unable to — or too afraid to — speak up. Be on the lookout for these five signs of potential abuse and neglect so you can help give your loved one a voice.
1. Your Loved One Has Poor Personal Hygiene
One of the primary...Read More
The aftermath of a car accident tends to be anything but orderly. If you've been involved in a crash before, you're familiar with the feelings of frustration, bewilderment and uncertainty that follow. Best case scenario, the accident is a major inconvenience and throws your day off. Worst case scenario, you are left with a life-threatening and life-altering physical injury.
For a free case evaluation with the experienced South Carolina accident attorneys at Whetstone Perkins & Fulda, please call 803-799-9400...Read More
When you suspect your loved one is being abused or neglected at the hands of nursing home staff, you should listen to that instinct. Call our attorneys as soon as possible. We know all of the relevant state laws and nursing home regulations. Your loved one has rights. As the family member, you may feel uncertain about...Read More
Hundreds of people are killed in motor vehicle accidents in South Carolina every year. A good portion of those accidents involve an alcohol-impaired driver. As experienced attorneys serving this state, we know the irreparable loss of a fatal accident. If your loved one was killed in a crash caused by someone else's negligence, then you may be owed wrongful death compensation for the losses and pain caused by the death. In drunk driving cases, sometimes the bar or liquor establishment that served the obviously drunk...Read More
Attorney Charles Whetstone has been practicing law since 1975. As a partner at Whetstone Perkins & Fulda, Mr. Whetstone and all of our attorneys are dedicated and personally driven by the work we do each day. We are passionate advocates for people who have been injured because of someone else's negligence, and we also...Read More
Over the course of just one week this past November, 5 children were killed in 6 bus stop accidents across the country. Seven other children were injured in these pedestrian crashes. Although investigations are ongoing, accidents like these often involve inattentiveness and negligence on the part of motorists. We can all do our part to...Read More
Attorney John Eric Fulda is a dedicated advocate for injury victims in South Carolina. After obtaining an undergraduate degree in Civil Engineering, Mr. Fulda completed law school at the University of South Carolina. His background includes working as a defense lawyer on behalf of medical...Read More
A class action lawsuit may be arranged when a large group of people experience the same harm in the same way. A recent example is the class action lawsuit brought against Volkswagen in 2016. In that case, Volkswagen had designed a way to essentially cheat on vehicle emissions tests. The class action compensated people who owned these particular vehicles, which were not...Read More