Posted on behalf of Harbin & Burnett on Mar 16, 2018 in Auto Accidents
In South Carolina, it is mandatory that drivers carry liability and uninsured motorist coverage in at least the prescribed minimum amount. Currently, that means a policy that provides, at a minimum, $25,000.00 per person injured in an accident, $50,000.00… Read More
Posted on behalf of Harbin & Burnett on Mar 12, 2018 in Auto Accidents
There are a couple of 4 way stops along my route to work, so I pass through them almost every day. Most of the time it is rather simple, but sometimes there are others who seem to have no idea what the "rules of the road" are and how to apply them to… Read More
Posted on behalf of Harbin & Burnett on Mar 07, 2018 in Auto Accidents
These days, more people than ever are wearing seatbelts. But there are still far too many drivers and passengers that don't. The National Highway and Traffic Safety Administration states that seat belts are the single most effective safety technology… Read More
Posted on behalf of Harbin & Burnett on Mar 06, 2018 in Auto Accidents
Yesterday I was unable to publish our blog due to errors. I later determined that it was due to an operator error, which is a fancy way of saying I screwed something up. Now in this case, there was only aggravation but no real problem.… Read More
Posted on behalf of Harbin & Burnett on Mar 02, 2018 in Auto Accidents
Red means stop! Green means go! Yellow means go really fast!
Everyone has heard this joke and it is usually good for a chuckle or two. Unfortunately, in South Carolina, far too many motorists drive this way. The end result is T-bone accidents in… Read More
Posted on behalf of Harbin & Burnett on Mar 01, 2018 in Auto Accidents
“It was a dark and stormy night; the rain fell in torrents — except at occasional intervals, when it was checked by a violent gust of wind which swept up the streets (for it is in London that our scene lies), rattling along the housetops, and fiercely… Read More
Posted on behalf of Harbin & Burnett on Mar 16, 2017 in Auto Accidents
South Carolina is the fifth-worst state for driving under the influence (DUI), according to BackgroundChecks.org's recent report ranking all 50 states for problems related to impaired driving.
In 2014, South Carolina had the fourth-highest DUI death… Read More
Posted on behalf of Harbin & Burnett on Jan 10, 2017 in Auto Accidents
South Carolina was ranked third in CarInsuranceComparison.com's annual report on the worst drivers by state. The Palmetto State finished in the top 10 in four of the five metrics in the report, including first for fatality rate per 100 million miles traveled.
The… Read More
Posted on behalf of Harbin & Burnett on Dec 30, 2016 in Auto Accidents
When people suffer injuries in car accidents, they are often unsure about what to do next. They might want to file a lawsuit but they are unsure if they have a case. They may also be concerned about what it will cost to hire an attorney.
The auto… Read More
Posted on behalf of Harbin & Burnett on Jan 15, 2016 in Auto Accidents
The South Carolina House of Representatives passed a bill restricting the use of mopeds on Thursday, Jan. 14. If the bill passes in the Senate, it will require moped riders to obtain a license, register their vehicles and wear reflective vests.Drivers… Read More