How To Preserve Your Legal Options

Millions of injuries and deaths occur all across the country due to auto collisions — many of which are preventable. Such accidents today are the result of driver fatigue, those operating under the influence of drugs or alcohol, or texting or taking selfies behind the wheel.

Thankfully, legal recourse options are available.

A Close-Knit Legal Family

At Hendrix & Steigner Attorneys at Law, we help individuals and their families pursue compensation for injuries caused by semi truck accidents and more. We can't change what happened but we can help alleviate the short-term and long-term financial pressures involved.

Our South Carolina law firm is unique in that we are a close-knit family of lawyers. A mother, father, daughter team, we all work together utilizing decades of unique legal experience to help our clients.

Click here to learn more about the background of each of our attorneys.

We have experience working with insurance companies, medical professionals and other third parties often involved in the process. We can help you.

Steps To Take After An Accident

The moments after a car crash can be a blur. That is where knowing several steps to take can help. Here are three:

  1. Report the accident — A police report is often provides an initial investigation into what caused the crash and is a way to get assistance if anyone is injured
  2. Take pictures — If you are able take pictures of damage to your vehicle and the scene of the accident.
  3. Seek medical care — Even what may seem like minor injuries can become more serious in the days and weeks after a wreck

You should also notify your insurance company that an accident occurred. It often is a good idea to seek legal counsel at this point to better understand your available options and protect your rights.

Call 803-200-2937 To Get Started

Whether you are worried about medical bills or rehabilitation expenses or the inability to no longer provide for your family because you are out of work, we can help. Email us to set up a consultation with one of our West Columbia car accident attorneys.

We offer a comfortable environment, so that you feel at ease speaking about issues that are often emotional and traumatic. Our West Columbia office is located in an old residential home, near a plant store and down from the Riverbanks Zoo and Garden entrance.