Tag Archives: personal injury attorney in Wilmington NC

Samsung Note 7 Recall and Lawsuit

In October 2016, Samsung, one of the world’s leading smartphone manufacturers, was served its first U.S. lawsuit as a result of its recalled Galaxy Note 7s. The phone had an issue that caused it to spontaneously combust, which in many cases resulted in serious injury and property damage. The company is not being sued over [...]

Police and Instagram: How Law Enforcement is Using Social Media to Crack Down on Crime

Let’s face it, today’s criminals aren’t exactly the smartest people out there. But, there are criminals who are stupid and then there are those that not only break the law, but actually post their illegal exploits on their social media accounts for the world to see. And, as it would happen, law enforcement is often [...]

Teen Drivers and Cell Phone Use in North Carolina

For parents, the cell phone has been a peace of mind-producing innovation. Prior to these devices, parents would have no idea where their driving-age children were at or where they were going once they were out of the house. Now, parents can reach out and contact their children any time they wish. But sadly, these [...]

The Dangers of Walking and Texting

With smartphones becoming more and more ingrained in our daily lives, people who are texting while walking are suddenly finding themselves responsible for a growing number of accidents. There are already campaigns in place to help bring awareness to the dangers of texting while driving, but this “new” problem of walking and texting has yet [...]

The Importance of Photographing Your Accident

When you’re involved in an auto accident, there will usually be several different renditions of the event depending on how many drivers are involved. But, if you have photographic evidence to support your story, then yours will be the stronger case for it. Photographs are among the strongest pieces of evidence you can have when you’re [...]

Grilling Safety 101

Grilling is synonymous with summer. The moment the days turn warm, grill masters all across Wilmington NC roll out and fire up their BBQ grills in anticipation for the delicious charred feast that awaits. But, as fun as grilling can be, it can also be dangerous if you’re not careful. And, should your carelessness cause [...]

Summer Safety: 6 Tips for Safe Boating Practices

With summer in full swing, there are a lot of boats out on the water. And, while there’s nothing more fun than being out on the water with your friends or family, there’s one thing that can quickly put an end to all of the fun in the sun – a boating accident. Here, our [...]

Be in the Know: Does Your Insurance Cover Personal Injuries?

In most cases, whenever someone is injured on another’s property, the homeowner’s liability insurance policy will cover any personal injury claims that may be filed against the property’s owner. Because this type of claim is being filed by someone other than the property’s owner, it is considered a “third party” claim. What Does the Insurance [...]

When to Hire a Personal Injury Lawyer in Wilmington NC

Any time you’re involved in an accident that was caused by someone else, you should consult with a personal injury lawyer in Wilmington NC to determine whether or not you are owed any damages. But, not every accident requires litigation. As a result, many are confused on when to hire a personal injury attorney. In [...]

The Ins and Outs of Property Damage Claims

If you’re involved in an auto accident that results in your vehicle being damaged by the other driver’s negligence, then filing a property damage claim with your insurance company will help you cover the cost of repairing your vehicle. But, getting your claim approved is not always as easy as it should be. What you [...]