What is a Statute of Limitations?

2019-05-07T10:08:24+00:00

What is a Statute of Limitations? What is a Statue of Limitations? — Principal and Managing Attorney, Clair Campbell, explains the statute of limitations in North and South Carolina and why it may be in your best interest to contact a personal injury lawyer as soon as possible following an accident or injury. If you are the victim of an accident or injury, contact our experienced personal injury lawyers at 704-333-0885 or schedule a free consultation today. What is the Statute of Limitations in North and South Carolina? I want to chat with you for a few [...]

2019-05-07T10:08:24+00:00

What Qualifies as a Permanent Injury?

2019-05-07T10:08:22+00:00

What Qualifies as a Permanent Injury? What Qualifies as a Permanent Injury? — Principal and Managing Attorney, Clair Campbell, explains what qualifies as a permanent injury and how they are determined in a personal injury case. If you are the victim of an accident or injury, contact our experienced personal injury lawyers at 704-333-0885 or schedule a free consultation today. What Does Not Qualify as a Permanent Injury? We’re going to talk a little bit about permanent injury as it applies to recovery in a personal injury case. Often, you are in a fender bender. You have [...]

2019-05-07T10:08:22+00:00

10 North Carolina Bicycle Laws You Should Know

2019-05-01T19:55:18+00:00

10 North Carolina Bicycle Laws You Should Know On average, there are 20 bicycle fatalities and over 600 bike-related crashes in North Carolina each year, and the number of cyclist deaths increased by 86% in 2017. Charlotte and Raleigh, in particular, represent the majority of bicycle-related crashes and injuries. The NCDOT defines a bicycle in a special class of non-motorized vehicles. Under this special vehicle class, bicycles are provided the same rights to the roadway as trucks and cars and must exercise responsible driving practices. That means one of the best ways to avoid a bike-related injury is [...]

2019-05-01T19:55:18+00:00

Do I Need a Personal Injury Lawyer?

2019-05-01T19:32:50+00:00

Do I Need a Personal Injury Lawyer? From car accidents to medical malpractice, to a dog bite or class action lawsuit, you generally have the legal right to recover compensation when you’re injured as a result of another person’s careless action. This compensation can come by settling a claim outside of court or through a formal trial. If you find yourself in a situation where you may need to make a personal injury claim, one of the most important decisions is whether to hire a lawyer. While you’re not legally required to have an attorney handle your personal [...]

2019-05-01T19:32:50+00:00

Attorneys Volunteer for United Way

2019-04-11T20:26:36+00:00

Campbell & Associates Attorneys Volunteer for United Way’s Hands On Charlotte Day CHARLOTTE, N.C.– At the culmination of National Volunteer Week on Saturday, April 13th, volunteers from Campbell & Associates, alongside hundreds of community members, will rally the city to take action on service projects for Charlotte schools, non-profits and neighborhoods to celebrate United Way’s Hands On Charlotte Day. The celebration will mark the United Way of Central Carolinas’ continuing initiative to partner with a network of neighborhoods in the early stages of revitalization. The organization supports volunteer opportunities for resident-driven projects like the beautification efforts planned for Saturday’s Lakewood [...]

2019-04-11T20:26:36+00:00

Teen Driving Accidents

2019-03-28T09:20:45+00:00

10 Things to Teach New Drivers to Help Prevent Teen Driving Accidents After spending years protecting your children, you now face the prospect of handing them the keys to the family car. With an average of six teenagers killed in vehicle-related accidents every day, it’s essential that teen drivers are taught basic skills for accident prevention. And though teenagers between the ages of 16 and 19 face a higher risk of being involved in a fatal collision than any other age group, teen driving accidents are entirely preventable. If you or someone you know has been injured in a [...]

2019-03-28T09:20:45+00:00

Social Security Benefit Questions

2019-03-28T09:20:21+00:00

4 Common Caregiver Questions about North Carolina Social Security Disability Benefits Are you the child or spouse of someone with a debilitating illness or injury? Does he or she need to apply for Social Security Disability (SSD) benefits in North Carolina? Not only does caretaking require time and energy but also financial stability. Fortunately, the Social Security Administration offers disability benefits to individuals who cannot work due to disability or illness. As a caregiver, these funds can be used to pay for their medical bills, living arrangements or even food. While most online resources provide guidance for applicants to [...]

2019-03-28T09:20:21+00:00

Texting and Driving Accidents in NC

2019-03-27T18:59:02+00:00

How to Prove a Texting and Driving Accident in North Carolina National prevention campaigns to end texting and driving accidents have such titles as “It Can Wait,” “U Drive. U Text. U Pay.” and “Famous Last Words,” namely to reach the 660,000 people continuing to use cell phones while driving. In North Carolina, texting while driving is prohibited. But 14% of drivers in a national survey said they still read text messages and emails while driving. If you believe that you or a loved one has been hurt in a texting and driving accident, it is important for you [...]

2019-03-27T18:59:02+00:00

Social Media And Personal Injury Claims

2019-03-27T18:58:17+00:00

How Social Media Can Hurt Your Personal Injury Claim After you’ve been injured by an accident, it’s natural to seek the support of family and friends on social media. This is particularly true of the 68 percent of adults who use Facebook and other platforms like Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat, often on a daily basis. Unfortunately, what you say to insurance adjusters, friends, coworkers and family members, even on social media, can affect the outcome of your personal injury case or workers’ compensation claim. This even applies to statements that seem to have little to do with your car [...]

2019-03-27T18:58:17+00:00

Workers Compensation & Brain Injury

2019-03-27T18:56:37+00:00

Can I Get Workers’ Compensation for a Brain Injury? A traumatic brain injury can be caused by almost any violent event on the job – a car accident, an equipment malfunction, a fall or a falling object. It happens working at construction sites, in factories, delivering goods, and serving the public. In North Carolina, workers’ compensation insurers are required to provide lifetime disability benefits and medical compensation for workers who have suffered a severe work-related brain injury. In addition to compensation, they are also obligated to provide care attendants for those unable to care for themselves after a debilitating accident. [...]

2019-03-27T18:56:37+00:00
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