News & Updates from Hodge & Langley


Understanding Car Insurance

Written by Charles J. Hodge on June 5th 2017.

If you’re ever in a car accident, the first thing the police, lawyers and other drivers will ask you is, “Do you have insurance?” You shouldn’t be driving a car without some basic insurance (driving uninsured is illegal), but just because you have some insurance doesn’t mean you are covered against … read more

Posted in Motor Vehicle Accidents





Summer Road Safety

Written by T. Ryan Langley on July 6th 2016.

When you think of dangerous driving conditions, you may think of snow, ice or fog. But it turns out that the most dangerous time of year to drive—the time when the most drivers have accidents—is the month of August, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).

There ar… read more

Posted in Motor Vehicle Accidents


What Are Commercial Trucks?

Written by T. Ryan Langley on February 12th 2016.

Every day on the road, we’re surrounded by a variety of vehicles. If you’re in a motor vehicle accident, knowing the type of vehicles involved can greatly affect your rights, your compensation, and how any related lawsuit may be handled.

Commercial trucks are large vehicles used for business, oft… read more

Posted in Motor Vehicle Accidents


Driving Safely in Spartanburg

Written by Charles J. Hodge on January 26th 2016.

In 2015, Spartanburg County had the third-most motor vehicle deaths in South Carolina. The county reported 353 deaths caused by motor vehicles, which results in a mortality rate of 18 – meaning 18 of every 100,000 people in our county died in a car accident last year. The counties with more deaths c… read more

Posted in Motor Vehicle Accidents