damages

Differences Between Punitive and Compensatory Damages July 31, 2018 | Categories: Uncategorized

If you ow someone you know have been injured in an accident through the fault of someone else, there are two very different types of damages you may be eligible to receive: compensatory and punitive. Whether you receive these damages and how much you receive can often greatly depend on the quality of legal representation…


car accident - vacation

In A Car Accident While on Vacation In South Carolina July 24, 2018 | Categories: Uncategorized

Getting into An Accident Out-of-the-State  Summer has arrived, and many people will be hitting the road. However, the summer time can be a dangerous time to travel. There are more cars on the road, which can increase the chances of an accident. Even if you drive safely and take all of the necessary precautions, you…


texting and driving

Texting and Driving July 17, 2018 | Categories: Uncategorized

Legal Assistance for the Victims of Accidents Caused by Texting Drivers Texting while driving is a serious threat to public safety, prompting most American states to enact laws to prohibit the practice. Unfortunately, the laws in South Carolina are not as strict as in many other states, which means that accidents caused by texting drivers…


car accidents

Memorial Day Weekend Car Accident? July 10, 2018 | Categories: Uncategorized

  Legal Assistance from the Victims of Greenville Traffic Accidents Memorial Day begins the summer travel period and is a busy holiday in itself, marked by increased road traffic and, in turn, a greater risk of suffering an accident. If you experienced a serious traffic crash over the holiday weekend and are in need of…


Slip and Fall

Slip and Fall -Store Premise Liability Both Inside and Out May 23, 2018 | Categories: Uncategorized

Most businesses are very diligent when it comes to maintaining a safe working and shopping environment for their employees and customers. Properly trained business managers understand the legal responsibility aspects the operation has to all individuals who are in their store. But, many businesses still have very active sales floors that include shelves being stocked…


medical malpractice

Did Your Doctor Misdiagnose Your Illness? May 16, 2018 | Categories: Uncategorized

Misdiagnosis of an illness may have dangerous consequences for the patient. If a patient is misdiagnosed, then she won’t be prescribed the medications or treatments necessary to treat her actual illness. Instead, she may receive prescriptions for unnecessary medications and treatments, which may have serious side effects or health consequences. As the doctor treats the…


birth injuries

Most Common Birth Injuries – How an Attorney can help. May 09, 2018 | Categories: Uncategorized

Many people eagerly await the birth of their child. However, a birth does not always go as planned. It is estimated that injuries occur in 6 to 8 out of every 1,000 births. A birth injury cannot always be avoided, but many injuries are due to negligence. That is where a personal injury lawyers in…


Medical Malpractice

Did your Doctor failed to diagnose the flu? May 02, 2018 | Categories: Uncategorized

When you go to the doctor, you generally expect that you can trust any diagnosis that they make. This is part of why it can be so frustrating when you find out that your doctor has given you the wrong information. Not only is it frustrating, but it can actually be dangerous when the doctor…


car technology

Is Car Technology an Aid or a Distraction? April 25, 2018 | Categories: Uncategorized

As per the U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention, nine people die in distracted driving accidents every day. At least another 1,000 are injured. Texting while driving is bad enough, but now we have infotainment centers to add to driving distractions. Visual and Cognitive Distraction Our lawyers at Garcia Law LLC are personal injury…


wrongful death

The SC Wrongful Death Act March 26, 2018 | Categories: Uncategorized

Wrongful Death in South Carolina When a family member perishes suddenly and without warning, family members are stunned and stricken with grief. When that loss is caused by the negligent or intentional act or failure to act of somebody else in South Carolina, there is a likelihood of a viable wrongful death action. That wrongful…