What is the likely impact on South Carolina businesses and consumers from the Colonial Pipeline disruption? In a wide-ranging conversation, Collins & Lacy Vice President and attorney, Christian Stegmaier, talks with two industry leaders at the heart of fuel distribution. Listen Here.
Transportation & Trucking Law Blog
The South Carolina Transportation Law Blog provides timely industry updates and noteworthy judicial decisions related to transportation and trucking law in South Carolina. The blog is maintained by our transportation practice group.
How are trucks inspected to help ensure safety on our highways? Let’s go to The Bench ……………. Legal news, information, and interviews from Collins & Lacy, a leading South Carolina defense firm for construction, worker’s comp, hospitality, retail, trucking, professional liability, mediation, government, and ethics matters. The views expressed by the guests are their own and… Continue Reading
TRUCK ACCIDENTS FROM A TROOPER’S POINT OF VIEW. WHAT ARE SOUTH CAROLINA HIGHWAY TROOPERS SEEING WITH THE NATURE AND NUMBER OF TRUCKING ACCIDENTS ON OUR HIGHWAYS? Legal news, information, and interviews from Collins & Lacy, a leading South Carolina defense firm for construction, worker’s comp, hospitality, retail, trucking, professional liability, mediation, government, and ethics matters. The views… Continue Reading
Collins & Lacy, P.C. has announced that shareholder attorney, Claude Prevost III, will lead the firm’s Trucking and Transportation practice group. Prevost brings his considerable legal defense skill to enhance this growing practice area at Collins & Lacy. His team represents motor carriers, owner operators, shippers, freight forwarders, and brokers in litigation arising from commercial… Continue Reading
Collins & Lacy Trucking Practice Group attorney Charles Kinney talks with Michael Burney about the importance of having a relationship with a legal defense firm that utilizes an established, comprehensive accident response protocol. Michael Burney: What should you look for in your defense counsel and what are some of the brief recommendations for evidence collection… Continue Reading
Attorney Robert Peele is a lawyer at Collins and Lacy where he focuses his practice on construction litigation, trucking defense, and professional liability claims. He represents individual’s businesses and their insurance carriers in all 46 counties of South Carolina. Today Rob discusses what to do if you get served a labor licensing and regulation complaint against your… Continue Reading
Law360 recently published an article entitled “Plaintiffs Bar is Steering Truck Crash Cases To Mega Verdicts.” Writer Y. Peter Kang called on Collins & Lacy attorney Scott Wallinger for insight into the trucking industry. Wallinger told Kang about courtroom dynamics in truck accident trials. The facts in a trucking accident case involving catastrophic injuries may… Continue Reading
Guest blog by South Carolina Chamber of Commerce President & CEO Otis Rawl outlines the efforts to improve Palmetto State roads. Infrastructure funding took a front seat throughout the 2013 legislative session, with a united business community driving the debate. In January, the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce and 14 allied organizations released the Road Map… Continue Reading
As the law changes and the industry evolves, our ability to contact you about legal issues, regulatory updates, and noteworthy judicial decisions related to transportation and trucking law becomes increasingly important. As part of our commitment to keeping you informed, Collins & Lacy is pleased to announce the launch of our South Carolina Transportation Law Blog. … Continue Reading
Post by Will Byran and Ross PlylerThe new hours of service regulations went into effect this month. The new rules are expected to cause a loss of operating flexibility and productivity and may or may not lead to improvement in safety or the projected savings anticipated by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA). The… Continue Reading