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Personal Injury Law and Prevention: Five Causes of Car Fires in Charleston and Ways to Prevent These Tragedies

Personal Injury Law and Prevention: Five Causes of Car Fires in Charleston and Ways to Prevent These Tragedies

South Carolina is still in mourning after four young University of South Carolina Athletes died in a car accident involving a fire. According to Fox 8 News, the accident occurred early Sunday morning, at around 1:45 a.m., near Interstate 85. The students were close to campus when […]

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Personal Injury Lawyer Tips: Four Mistakes to Avoid If You’ve Been in a Car Accident in Charleston, South Carolina

Personal Injury Lawyer Tips: Four Mistakes to Avoid If You’ve Been in a Car Accident in Charleston, South Carolina

If you’ve been involved in an accident, you may be dealing with a range of emotions and challenges. In addition to recovering from your injuries, you may have to deal with insurance adjusters, bill collectors, and may even have to struggle with missing time from work to […]

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Talking About Driving With Elderly Parents

For older Americans, the ability to drive provides access to shopping, community resources, and gives elderly Americans the ability to largely care for themselves. Yet, as Americans get older, driving may potentially pose a greater risk. While the Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine notes that doctors and […]

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It’s Back-to-School Time: Laws of the Road You Need to Know

It’s Back-to-School Time: Laws of the Road You Need to Know

Students head back to school in August in Charleston, South Carolina. This means it’s time to hit the books. It’s also time for drivers to brush up on important school zone traffic laws. According to Live 5 WCSC and the South Carolina Department of Public Safety, over […]

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Uber is Here to Stay in South Carolina

Uber is Here to Stay in South Carolina

South Carolina lawmakers have passed a bill into law that will allow Uber to continue to operate in South Carolina—but with more specific insurance requirements for drivers. According to the Insurance Journal, the amount of coverage that drivers would be required to hold was a large part […]

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Do South Carolina’s Graduated Licenses Actually Prevent Accidents and Injuries Among Young Drivers?

Do South Carolina’s Graduated Licenses Actually Prevent Accidents and Injuries Among Young Drivers?

South Carolina is one of the many states that uses a graduated driver licensing program in an attempt to prevent accidents, injuries, and deaths among young drivers. Drivers can apply for a learner’s permit when they are 15 years old and must hold the learner’s permit for […]

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Are Individuals with Mental Illness More Likely to Get into Accidents?

Are Individuals with Mental Illness More Likely to Get into Accidents?

Car accidents take an immense toll on families and individuals each year. According to the Centers for Disease Control, car crashes in 2014 resulted in 18 billion dollars in lifetime medical expenses for victims and their families. The CDC notes that 75% of these expenses are incurred […]

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How to Determine if Your Vehicle Has Been Subject to a Recall—And What to Do About It

How to Determine if Your Vehicle Has Been Subject to a Recall—And What to Do About It

In 2009 alone, 30,000 individuals were killed on U.S. roadways. Every year, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, injuries, deaths, and accidents cost U.S. citizens an estimated $230 billion in medical costs, insurance fees, and lost wages. One way that the National Highway Traffic Safety […]

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Chrysler Recalls Vehicles for Airbag Deployment and Rollover Risk

Chrysler Recalls Vehicles for Airbag Deployment and Rollover Risk

Car companies issue major recalls when vehicles are found to be unsafe or when they may pose a hazard to drivers. Unfortunately, not all drivers may be aware that their vehicle is subject to a recall. While manufacturers are required to notify owners about defects, sometimes these […]

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Low Car Accident Insurance Settlement? When to Find an Attorney

Low Car Accident Insurance Settlement? When to Find an Attorney

If you’ve recently been involved in a car accident with personal property damage and personal injuries, you may be planning to speak to, or have already spoken to, a car accident insurance claims adjuster. The adjuster’s job is to review your case, determine the value of your […]

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Personal Injury Attorney Profile

Scott Drescher, Personal Injury Lawyer in Charleston SC. imageMr. Drescher's knowledge and experience in the field of personal injury and wrongful death law have made him an outstanding personal injury and wrongful death attorney in South Carolina. He understands the thinking process of juries, due in part to his educational background in psychology and sociology. He is experienced in trying large civil cases, which has helped him become a very successful trial attorney in Charleston and the surrounding areas.
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