car accident

5 Steps to take after a car accident December 12, 2018 | Categories: Uncategorized

Help! I’ve Just Been in a Car Accident! Accidents on the road can happen at any time and are almost always frightening and stressful. Luckily, Garcia Law LLC is here to help you through the process after getting into an accident.  Whether you’re a driver or passenger, there are a few immediate steps to take…


train accident

Injured in a Train Accident? Can you get compensation? December 07, 2018 | Categories: Uncategorized

Injured in a Train Accident? Can you get compensation? Train accidents can be horrific events under certain circumstances. Not only can passengers be injured, but fatalities are very common when trains strike vehicles being operated by drivers who do not stop at cross arms or railroad crossings. While racing a train to a crossing is…


motorcycle accident

Motorcycle Safety 101 November 30, 2018 | Categories: Uncategorized

Safety Should be a Paramount Concern for Motorcycle Riders There is nothing like hitting the road on your favorite motorcycle. However, a beautiful ride can turn into a life changing situation in only seconds. When motorcyclists are involved in an accident they will likely be injured or killed. There are many safety strategies that motorcyclists…


uber accidents

Uber Accidents: Who is Responsible for Injuries? November 23, 2018 | Categories: Uncategorized

Many people have started using Uber rides an alternative to traditional taxi services. When accidents happen, liability issues can present a confusing legal problem. Whether or not Uber will pay for damages will depend on the facts of the case. If the driver was using the ride share app at the time that the accident…


workers compensation

Most Common Workers Compensation Injuries November 16, 2018 | Categories: Uncategorized

No one wakes up on a workday thinking they may become a statistic that day. Most people get out of bed, dress, eat breakfast and then head for the job. However, Garcia Law LLC lawyers in Greenville SC speak with clients regularly who showed up for work as usual but found themselves in a hospital…


bicycle accident

Bicyclist Safety: How to stay safe on the road! November 09, 2018 | Categories: Uncategorized

Safety Tips and Legal Assistance for Bicyclists in South Carolina Bicycling is a great form of exercise and a practical way of commuting to and from work. Unfortunately, it can also lead to accidents and even serious injuries. Those who are hurt when riding will probably need financial compensation, but they will also require intervention…


tractor trailer accident

Involved in a Tractor-trailer Accident? November 02, 2018 | Categories: Uncategorized

Due to the massive size and weight of an 18-wheel tractor-trailer, a motor vehicle accident involving such a rig can cause much more catastrophic damage than a wreck between typical cars or pickup trucks. The firm of Garcia Law LLC and its Greenville accident lawyers are familiar with evaluating the facts and incorporating the help…


pedestrian safety

Pedestrian Safety: Respect the Crosswalk October 26, 2018 | Categories: Uncategorized

Both pedestrians and drivers should pay special attention to crosswalks. Pedestrians have a duty to obey traffic rules just like drivers do. This means paying attention to traffic signals and road markings that show where it is safe to cross and crossing only at crosswalks and intersections where traffic signals indicate it is safe to…


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…