truck driving next to car

Semi-trucks are powerful machines that can weigh up to 80,000 pounds spread across five axles. As a result, they need complex braking systems to bring the vehicle and trailer to a safe stop. But just how far is the stopping distance of the average semi-truck? And what is the stopping…

Showing off bike reflectors

Cyclists often share the road with passenger and commercial vehicles that are much larger, heavier, and travel at higher speeds. In low-visibility conditions, motorists might fail to see cyclists on the road until it is too late to avoid a collision. Fortunately, reflectors can help cyclists ensure that their bike…

Children on school bus

It’s that time of year when our children are heading back to school.  It’s important for drivers to be alert for buses on the road as well as children waiting for them. Watch for children walking and biking to school too. Anticipate the unexpected and watch for a biker who…

people walking on the beach

With miles of beautiful beaches to enjoy, North Myrtle Beach is one of South Carolina’s most popular vacation destinations. North Myrtle Beach and the rest of the Grand Strand are often densely packed, especially in the spring and summer months. Whether you are a resident or a tourist, it’s crucial…

Document with title Wrongful Death

When you and your family lose a loved one due to someone else’s negligence or recklessness, your family may decide to pursue compensation in a wrongful death lawsuit. Although no amount of money can bring your loved one back, pursuing financial recovery can help your family manage the expenses of…

motorcycle driver putting on gloves

As the spring weather blossoms, many motorcycle owners can’t wait to get back on their bikes. Spring and summer are a particularly busy time for motorcyclists in South Carolina — and a particularly dangerous time as well. If for any reason you suffer any type of injury while riding your…

George Pro Tempore

The Florence City Council has elected and retained Jebaily Law Firm Managing Partner and Florence City Councilman, George Jebaily, as Mayor Pro Temp. Learn more here. As he pledged to do when he was initially elected to the position and at the April meeting of the council, Councilman George Jebaily confirmed…

car tire

Do you check your car’s tires and treads frequently? This critical vehicle maintenance step is so important that it may even save your life. Tires should be checked monthly for signs of tread wear and to confirm that they are properly inflated, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration…

taking pills while driving

More than 48 percent of Americans take at least one prescription drug and millions more regularly use over-the-counter (OTC) medications to treat a wide variety of conditions. While most medications have few side effects and do not impair the ability to drive, some could affect driving abilities for a few…