From car to truck accidents and from major injuries to full resolution, we advocate on behalf of clients who have suffered in motor vehicle accidents and work to create safer roadways for all.
After leaving a birthday party, a driver who admitted to consuming high gravity beers ran over our client who was riding a moped. Our client was airlifted to a trauma center for his injuries. Yarborough Applegate partner David Lail was able to negotiate a $950,000 settlement on our client’s behalf, despite the at-fault driver only carrying […]
Getting in a car wreck with an underinsured driver – one without enough insurance coverage to pay for the damages he or she causes – happens a lot.
A 68-year-old man suffered a severe brain injury in 2014 after a pallet of grass sod fell off a trailer and caused a multi-car crash. Attorney William Applegate of Yarborough Applegate was able to secure a $6.05M settlement for the man and his family.
David Lail, William Applegate and Chris Bryant of Yarborough Applegate along with co-counsel settled a lawsuit for a man who sustained injuries after rear-ending a tractor-trailer when it started to make a U-turn on a four-lane highway. The lawsuit brought by Yarborough Applegate against the at-fault driver resulted in a $1.79 million settlement for the […]
On this Monday afternoon, we’re following reports of a massive car wreck near the Cosgrove Avenue Bridge outside downtown Charleston. Authorities report that 22 vehicles were involved in the crash, hurting multiple drivers and passengers, with some folks being taken to the hospital because of their injuries. Here is what to do if you were injured […]
Yarborough Applegate, along with co-counsel Brett Woron, recently settled a $1.625M Dram Shop case on behalf of Clint Cobb’s family, a man from Columbia who was killed after being ejected from a vehicle while in the car with an intoxicated driver. Just over two years ago, Cobb was a passenger in a vehicle driven by […]
Ride share apps like Uber and Lyft have seen a surge of active users in recent years. It’s not uncommon or impossible for accidents to occur while ride share users are passengers in these vehicles. If you find yourself in this situation – a passenger in a vehicle that isn’t your own, with a driver […]
South Carolina Lawyers Weekly recently reported on a $2M settlement reached for a victim of a drunk driving accident on I-95. The crash occurred in May of 2016 and the victim, Douglas Mincey of Bluffton, was represented by David Yarborough, David Lail, and Kenneth Berger of Columbia. During the crash, Mincey hit his head on […]