South Carolina Legal Blog - Whetstone Perkins & Fulda

Accident Lawyers in Columbia, Myrtle Beach, Kingstree and Marion, South Carolina

September 12, 2018

Please watch the video above to learn more about deadlines to file a truck accident claim. Truck accidents are often catastrophic, particularly when they involve much smaller passenger vehicles. If you or a loved one has been injured in this type of accident, and if you suspect or know that the fault lies with the truck driver or trucking company – or perhaps with the people...

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August 27, 2018

A dangerous or defective drug that was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration can still be the subject of an injury lawsuit, regardless of the fact it was approved. It is possible the FDA received false or misleading information from the drug manufacturer and then approved the drug based on such information.

The only way to know if you have a case is to call our...

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August 20, 2018

When you fear for a loved one's safety, it can be difficult to know what to do next. If you believe you have evidence that your family member is being abused or neglected at their nursing home or long-term care facility, then you should take immediate steps to take them out of the dangerous situation and ensure their safety...

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July 24, 2018

Your insurance company has an obligation to deal with your claim "in good faith." That means they have to consider your claim properly and completely, and pay you the benefits you are owed when appropriate. If they wrongly deny or delay your claim, you may have a case to make against them for dealing with you in bad faith.

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July 17, 2018

Courthouse front entranceThis past June, Whetstone Perkins & Fulda received the Williamsburg HomeTown Chamber's Image Award, which recognizes businesses, individuals and organizations that improve and/or preserve the image of Williamsburg County.

The history...

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July 11, 2018

A person who suffers a brain injury because of someone else's negligence just about always has the option of pursuing a claim against the at-fault party. If the injury victim is incapacitated, then a legal representative or a guardian may be eligible to file a claim. If the victim is underage, then a parent or legal guardian may be the party who can pursue the...

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June 25, 2018

Medical malpractice encompasses injury and death cases that resulted from a medical professional's negligence or carelessness. It isn't necessarily enough to have experienced a bad outcome or result from medical care; there must be a direct link to the medical professional's failure to meet the standard of care.

The following are some common...

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June 15, 2018

Following a motorcycle accident, you should seek medical care. Even if you do not think you need emergency services, you should schedule a doctor's visit as soon as possible. Some injuries do not cause symptoms immediately but may develop in the days following the crash.

At Whetstone Perkins & Fulda, we provide a free case review so you can find out if you may be owed compensation for your crash injuries. Once you have sought medical care, your next step should be to call our law firm. If someone else caused the motorcycle accident that...

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May 30, 2018

Your consultation to find out if you have a brain injury case is free. If our attorneys determine you have a case and all parties decide to move forward with that case, then you still will not pay us any fees. You never pay any fees unless our attorneys successfully recover compensation on your behalf. This is what is known as a contingency fee structure. The...

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May 16, 2018

Expertise Top 20 Lawyers in Columbia SCWhetstone Perkins & Fulda has been included in the list of Top 20 Personal Injury Lawyers in Columbia SC, which is created by The team at Expertise works to identify the best experts in their area ("best" according to their multi-factorial rating system) and connects these professionals with potential...

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