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Hilton Head, SC Parents Warned of Rising Risk of Child Product Defects

Parents shopping for baby items need to be very careful to that they are purchasing products that are safe for use with small, vulnerable infants. Parents also need to follow manufacturer instructions carefully when using these items, though doing so is no guarantee a child won't get hurt. This is because every year, tens of thousands of kids are...

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Liability for Hilton Head Car Accidents When Autopilot System was in Control

A driver was killed in an auto accident recently and the crash was investigated by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The circumstances surrounding this accident were unique because the collision happened in a Tesla while its autopilot system was engaged.  The 40-year-old driver was likely watching Harry Potter, according to the LA Times, when his...

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Victims Rights After Uninsured Motorist Accidents in Hilton Head

According to Insurance Information Institute (III), around 7.7 percent of South Carolina drivers are not in compliance with laws requiring all motorists to have a set minimum amount of liability coverage. Motorists are expected to carry bodily injury liability coverage because people cannot afford to pay for the costs if they cause a collision. Motorists...

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Avoiding Hilton Head Pedestrian Accidents on Halloween

Nearly 90 percent of kids do Halloween activities and 73 percent of those opt to go trick-or-treating, according to Safe Kids.  Unfortunately, children who go trick-or-treating can be at risk of Halloween pedestrian accidents.  Whether you are going trick-or-treating with your children or allowing them to head out on their own on Halloween night, it...

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DUI Car Accidents Increasingly Resulting in Lawsuits Against South Carolina Bars

Car accidents caused by impaired drivers are preventable, which makes them especially tragic if victims suffer serious injuries or deaths. Drivers could have avoided the accidents by not getting drunk. These drivers can be held accountable for the consequences of their choice to get behind the wheel impaired. Victims and family members of drunk driving...

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Crossing the Center Line Can Result in Deadly Hilton Head Accidents

Drivers are expected to stay in their own lanes when using the road. Crossing over into another lane can cause accidents, especially when a driver crosses a double yellow line into oncoming traffic. There are lots of different reasons a driver might stray from their lane, and when they do, car accidents can occur that could be fatal.  Drivers...

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