average settlement for drunk driving accident

If you were in an accident with a drunk driver you may be experiencing several different emotions including anger, frustration, confusion, fear, and worry. Being in a vehicle accident with someone who just made a simple driving error is one thing. Still, it is another to sustain serious injuries because someone made the completely irresponsible […]

Common Causes of a Motorcycle Accident-min

Riding a motorcycle can be a fun and rewarding experience, but it is important to remember that it is also dangerous. South Carolina has over 148,000 registered motorcycles, contributing to the state’s high rate of motorcycle accidents. So how dangerous is riding a motorcycle in South Carolina, and what are the most common causes of […]

Erisa Non-Discrimination Rule

As a South Carolina employee, you have rights regarding employer-sponsored benefits. The Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) is a federal law that protects your rights regarding your employer-provided benefits, such as health insurance and retirement plans. It is important to understand your rights under ERISA, as the rules and regulations surrounding employee benefits can […]

wrongful death damages in South Carolina

Words fail to describe the loss of a loved one. It’s always a life-defining experience. Yet, your loved one’s death is especially traumatic when it stems from someone else’s negligence or recklessness. Whatever the exact situation, seeking legal redress might seem like a distant fantasy. Nevertheless, it’s vital to understand your rights and legal options […]

FAQs: ERISA and Pension Plans

The Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) plays a massive role in the benefits of American employees. However, only some people know how ERISA helps them. That means unsavory employers can shortchange employees by providing retirement and pension plans that fail to meet ERISA’s requirements. The best way to combat this behavior is to educate […]

How to File an Accident Claim with the USPS

The United States Postal Service (USPS) has over 235,000 vehicles in its fleet, sharing the roads with drivers daily. Suppose you are involved in a motor vehicle accident with a USPS truck. You will take many of the same steps as if you were in a collision with any other vehicle, including calling 911 or […]

Uber Accident in South Carolina

Uber and other rideshare companies have become increasingly popular in the last decade. The prevalence of Uber on the road inevitably means more Uber-involved accidents. If you were recently involved in an accident, you might wonder, Who is liable in an Uber accident? It depends on the circumstances and who is at fault for the […]

What to Do After an Uber Accident in South Carolina

Ridesharing services like Uber are a perfect alternative to driving a car or using other means of public transportation. But the risk of car accidents in an Uber is the same as for any other vehicle on the road. You may wonder what to do after an Uber accident or what to do after an […]

If you are injured in a motorcycle accident, you will likely face high medical bills, time away from work, and significant pain and suffering. There is also a good chance that another driver will be at fault. If so, the other driver and their insurance company might be on the hook for your medical bills, […]

Semi-truck accident claims are generally complex. Each case is unique, making it impossible to establish average time frames for answering the question, How long does it take to settle a semi-truck accident?  At the Peace Law Firm, we understand how important it is that you receive the compensation you need, and we are committed to […]