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Car Accidents

Columbia Car Accident Attorneys

The roadways can be a dangerous place and too many car accidents occur on them each day. Cars are moving down the road at increased speeds and when they collide, it can result in major life changes for those involved. These accidents can result in anywhere from very minor to very serious personal injury. Injuries caused by car accidents can lead to lifelong pain and sleepless nights. If you are injured in a car accident in South Carolina, you may need a South Carolina car accident attorney.

It is the responsibility of the car’s driver to adhere to the law and drive safely in order to protect themselves and others on the road. Negotiating your personal injury case caused by a car accident with an insurance company can be difficult and stressful. If you or someone you know was involved in a high impact, low impact or anything in between car accident, Bernstein and Bernstein is here to help and guide you. While car accidents are preventable, they still happen and lives are affected by their results.

What to do if you’re involved in a car accident and receive personal injuries?

  • Pay attention to the details of the accident
  • Talk to your insurance agent
  • Report the accident to the other person’s insurance agent
  • Keep documentation of your expenses and injuries

Injuries or Damage Caused by Car Accidents

  • Car damage
  • Lost wages
  • Whiplash
  • Broken bones
  • Back and neck injuries
  • Brain and head injuries
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Psychological injuries
  • Facial injuries

Causes of Car Accidents

  • Distracted driving
  • Driving under the influence
  • Head-on collision
  • Multi-car accident
  • T-bone accident
  • Texting while driving
  • Rear-ended accident
  • Uninsured accident
  • Speeding
  • Weather conditions
  • Inexperienced drivers

Contact Bernstein and Bernstein for experienced representation if you or someone you know has been involved in a car accident causing personal injury. A knowledgeable attorney can help you recover damages caused by your injuries and answer any questions you may have.