Strom Law Firm Personal Injury, Social Security and Criminal Defense Law Blog

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Auto Accident Victim Information: What You Need to Know

Auto Accident Victim Information: What You Need to Know If you were involved in an auto accident, it is important to know how to interact with the other party involved and what steps to take next. One essential element of auto accident law is the determination of fault. Fault is assigned based on the actions of the drivers and traffic laws, and … [Read more...]

Preventing Nursing Home Abuse

Preventing Nursing Home Abuse Nursing Homes can be a great way to be sure that a loved one is taken care of, even late in life. Nursing Homes provide essential services such as medical care, day-to-day lifestyle services, housing, meals, and other resources to accommodate seniors and medical patients who need attentive care. However, in some … [Read more...]

Drug Trafficking Penalties in South Carolina

Drug Trafficking Penalties in South Carolina In South Carolina, it is illegal to possess, sell, or use controlled substances. Controlled substances, placed on a schedule based on the severity of consequences their abuse carries. Drug Trafficking is one of several possible state drug charges. Simple Possession, Possession With Intent to … [Read more...]

Workers Compensation Insurance Investigations

Worker's Compensation Insurance Investigations Workers’ Compensation is an important government-mandated program that mandates employer funded insurance in the case of employee injury. Unfortunately, some individuals decide to take advantage of the workers’ compensation system and falsify the severity of their injuries. Commonly called workers’ … [Read more...]

How to Fight Your DUI Arrest

Fighting Your DUI Arrest The DUI Lawyers at the Strom Law Firm, LLC will investigate your DUI arrest to determine the best course of action. The best thing you can do is to give us a call today as soon as possible. The longer you wait, the harder it will be to obtain a more favorable outcome. Was Your DUI Arrest Illegal? Under South Carolina … [Read more...]

Types and Signs of Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect

Nursing Home Neglect Sadly, nursing home neglect is not uncommon and should be a consideration for those with loved ones. Nursing home neglect can happen in even the most reputable nursing homes and care facilities and, unfortunately, should always be at the back of your mind. Nursing Home Neglect can occur in various ways. Perhaps the most … [Read more...]

Brain Injuries: What You Need to Know

Brain Injuries: What You Need to Know The human brain is one of the most important parts of the body. The brain is the control center for the human nervous system, which allows for almost all bodily function, awareness, executive decision making, and thought. The brain is protected by the skull and several other defense mechanisms by the human … [Read more...]

4 Tips When Applying for SSD Benefits

Four Tips When Applying for Social Security/Disability Benefits Although Social Security Disability benefits are helpful to thousands of Americans whose disability prevents them from working, there are numerous pitfalls that prevent many from receiving the benefits they deserve. Because the Social Security Administration is so large, they receive … [Read more...]

Common Workplace Accident Cases

Employers are across the United States are required to carry Worker’s Compensation insurance. Workers’ Compensation insurance is designed to help employees who have been injured at work recover any lost wages and other necessary help while they are out of work. Workers’ Compensation insurance only covers the employees when the injury occurs as a … [Read more...]

Premises Liability Personal Injury Lawsuits

Premises Liability Premises liability is an important aspect of personal injury law. A premises liability case is where a personal injury occurred because of negligence, usually because of some error on the property of a party responsible for providing safe conditions on their premises. Property owners are generally required to maintain … [Read more...]