What Damages Can You Recover After A Car Accident?

If you have been injured in a car accident, you may be eligible for life-changing compensation for your losses. Known as “damages,” these funds are paid by the at-fault driver or the driver’s insurance company. But recovering the compensation you deserve is not always as straightforward as it sounds. After your car crash, you will … Continued

Common Reasons For Commercial Truck Accidents

Driving a fully loaded semi truck is no easy task, requiring commercial truck drivers to employ precision and skill behind the wheel. But enormous pressure to deliver loads as quickly as possible all too often leads to reckless driving and fatigue.  While regulations require proper training and put drive time limits in place, many drivers … Continued

Pretty in Pink: Hoffman Law Firm Creates Awareness for Breast Cancer

Every October, the columns of Hoffman Law Firm become powerful symbols of awareness, prevention and most of all, hope. By painting our columns pink, the firm hopes to not only honor the lives lost to breast cancer, but celebrate survivors and celebrate Breast Cancer Awareness. Be sure to take a look as you’re traveling down … Continued

How to Identify Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect

Many family members entrust their loved ones’ care to nursing homes, expecting them to be treated with dignity and respect. Unfortunately, this is not always the case. The COVID-19 pandemic has proven to be a challenge, with stringent restrictions preventing visitation.  While nursing homes adhered to guidelines in order to protect highly-susceptible residents, the lack … Continued

Insurance Company Tactics That Minimize Your Car Accident Settlement

After your accident, the claims adjuster will likely put on the charm, acting friendly to make you think that they are there to help. This tactic is a common one used to get you to cooperate – and to minimize their payout. Indeed, there are key insurance company tactics and you need to be prepared. … Continued

How Do You Prove A Medical Malpractice Claim?

Members of the medical community are held to some of the highest standards of competency. Simply put, most patients assume that their healthcare providers can do no wrong. Surprisingly, a medical malpractice claim is more common than you think. Unfortunately, however, even a seemingly small medical error can have a long-lasting – and potentially fatal … Continued

Who is Responsible for Your Slip and Fall Accident?

Slip and fall accidents are more common than you may think, often a direct result of a property owner’s negligence. If you have been injured in a slip and fall, you may be entitled to compensation.  Here are a few things for injury victims to consider: Where were you when the accident occurred? What hazard … Continued

How Can a Workers’ Compensation Lawyer Help Your Claim?

If you have been injured at work, getting the compensation you deserve should be simple – but this is not always the case. The Workers’ Compensation system can be difficult to navigate, which is why it is so important to entrust your claim to an experienced attorney. When determining eligibility for damages, keep in mind … Continued

Personal Injury Claims After a Boating Accident

As temperatures soar, Charleston families flock to nearby beaches and lakes to cool off. Boating is a popular pastime – and a great way to escape the heat and humidity. But just like on the roadways, accidents happen. If you have been injured in a boating accident caused by another person’s reckless or negligent behavior, … Continued

The Rise in Drivers Speeding Has Not Slowed Down

More COVID cases, fewer cars on the road. The pandemic may have decreased traffic, but it had the opposite impact on the number of fatalities. In fact, data shows that the number of highway deaths in 2020 reached its highest in more than a decade – despite drivers traveling 13.2% fewer miles overall. Some drivers … Continued

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