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Hugh McAngus to speak at the 2019 Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys (ATAA) Annual Symposium

Hugh McAngus to Speak at the 2019 Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys Annual Symposium

June 20, 2019

Chappell Smith & Arden, P.A. attorney, Hugh McAngus has been invited to speak at the 2019 Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys (ATAA) Annual Symposium in…

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Recalled Cars Still Being Sold by Used Car Dealers - Chappell Smith & Arden

Recalled Cars Still Being Sold by Used Car Dealers

May 21, 2019

Although car dealers are warned not to sell new cars that are under an open recall, there is nothing stopping them from selling recalled used…

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Expedited Use of Autonomous Vehicles - Chappell Smith & Arden

Expedited Use of Autonomous Vehicles

May 14, 2019

Newly released estimates from the National Safety Council (NSC) show that each year for the last three years at least 40,000 Americans died in car…

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Training Young Truck Drivers to Avoid Injuries - Chappell Smith & Arden

Training Young Truck Drivers to Avoid Injuries

May 9, 2019

The laws regarding what age someone has to be in order to obtain a driver’s license vary by state. In South Carolina, those who are…

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Can a Crash Victim Experience Post-Accident PTSD? - Chappell Smith & Arden

Can a Crash Victim Experience Post-Accident PTSD?

May 7, 2019

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is most commonly associated with war veterans. However, PTSD can happen to anyone who has undergone a traumatic event, including car…

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SC Lawmakers Push to Fix Broken DUI Laws - Chappell Smith & Arden

SC Lawmakers Push to Fix Broken DUI Laws

April 29, 2019

South Carolina residents are understandably frustrated by the state’s broken drunk driving laws, which safety advocates have talked about for a long time. In fact,…

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NTSB Makes Formal Improvement Request - Chappell Smith & Arden

NTSB Makes Formal Improvement Request

April 23, 2019

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has announced its 2019-2020 “Most Wanted List” of suggested transportation improvements. Among the investigative agency’s list are several key…

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Head-On Collisions Between Trucks Cause Devastating Results - Chappell Smith & Arden

Head-On Collisions Between Trucks Cause Devastating Results

April 16, 2019

A fully loaded tractor trailer can weigh as much as 80,000 lbs. When a truck hits another vehicle head-on, it often results in catastrophic injuries…

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Aggressive Driving Accidents - Chappell Smith & Arden

Aggressive Driving Accidents

April 15, 2019

Surveys reveal that nine out of ten drivers believe that aggressive drivers pose a serious threat to their safety. And research shows they have every…

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