Here’s what you got to remember, these are 35,000 pound machines barreling down the road. It’s not like you have two Ford Escorts rear-ending each other. If you get involved with a tractor trailer, it’s serious property damage, and often it’s very, very catastrophic injury.
We’re taking these cases nationwide and investigating them and following the appropriate legal documents, whether that’s through the Boy Scout Bankruptcy Trust that’s going to be set up in Delaware or if there is any kind of state claims here locally in South Carolina.
South Carolina is a strict liability statute. Essentially, what that means is a lot of the times, with some exceptions, we don’t have to really worry about proving liability. We’re simply arguing over damages.
If you’ve used Zantac or Ranitidine in your life and you’ve developed cancer and it’s stomach cancer or liver cancer, bladder cancer, kidney cancer, anything internally with the digestive system and you have not had any kind of previous cancers, we’re looking at those cases.
We get calls every day from workers that have been injured, and some are minor and some are heart-wrenching, for lack of a better word. The first thing that people always want to know is what do I do? What are the first steps I’m supposed to take? We’ll answer that question today.