When you get injured in the Carolinas, it can be difficult to know where to turn for help. You may be suffering from little more than a sore neck, or you could be facing life-altering injuries, like spine or brain damage. Perhaps you’re dealing with an infection after your neighbor’s dog bit you, or you may be coping with severe side effects after taking certain medications.
Regardless of the specifics of the situation, when you are injured due to someone else’s actions, you have legal rights. Individuals and companies that cause injury should be held accountable for their actions, and at Auger & Auger, our goal is make sure you get the compensation you deserve. Our law firm specializes in helping victims — never the person who caused the injury.
To find out more about how we can help you, give us a call or contact us online today for a free consultation. If you are looking for more information about coping with injuries and illnesses caused by someone else’s actions, we have prepared some online resources below, including our blog and frequently asked questions. If you would like to move forward with a damages claim, please call us at any time.
Our blog is filled with the latest news and legal information about personal injury in North Carolina and South Carolina. From dangerous drugs to car accidents and other causes of injury, you can find information about it here. There are also driving tips for safe travels, ways to avoid the dangers of distracted driving, latest news you should know, community concerns, facts, and knowledge about personal injury practices, precedents, and much more in the Carolinas.
We don’t charge a cent for our educational eBooks because we want you to have easy access to information you have a right to know. Currently, there are eBooks about medical device cases and car accident claims. We plan to expand our library in the near future.
Auger & Auger strives to expand public awareness about their rights when it comes to injuries, accidental and otherwise. We hope you find numerous resources here which provide guidance, awareness, and solace.
When you or your loved ones have sustained injuries from a traffic accident on a North or South Carolina road, it can be confusing to know where to turn. The Investigating Officer will provide you with an FR-10 to submit to your insurance company. However, an FR-50 Police Accident Report is an important piece of evidence you need to obtain.
The FR-50 is not available at the scene of the collision; it is compiled by the officer back at the station and electronically filed. While speaking with dozens of Police Department records divisions, we found that almost every city or town in South Carolina has its own method for providing you with a Police Accident Report. We decided to spell out the details to start you off on the right track, just click on the link above and choose your city for clear instructions.
Attorneys and lawmakers have a tendency to use jargon that is not always easily understood. Auger & Auger will always ensure you know exactly what we’re saying when we speak with you. However, if you have ever received a letter from another attorney or have tried reading the law, you may have found yourself confused about what was actually being said. That’s why we have built a glossary of the most frequently used legal terms in personal injury cases, such as:
And much more. Visit our glossary page to read more. Of course, this list is not exhaustive. If you have questions about certain legal terms after browsing the glossary, feel free to contact us for more information.
South Carolina currently has the 4th largest state-maintained road system in the nation, with more than 41,000 miles. Not only is our state a popular tourist destination, but the shipping and transportation industries make maximum use of our thoroughfares and their accessibility to the Port of Charleston, one of the deepest commercial ports in the world.
With so many open highways, rural roads and charming city streets on which to ride, a motorcyclist has much to enjoy in South Carolina. Not many adventures give you the feeling of freedom that you get from a motorcycle ride. However, it is critical that to stay focused on the world around you and make safety your uppermost concern.