After A Car Accident, How Many Points Do I Lose On My SC Driver License?

Car crashes are common on South Carolina roads, often resulting in costly repairs and sometimes, serious injuries. Despite the prevalence of auto accidents, most drivers do not know much about traffic violations – and the legal consequences that follow. They also fail to realize the impact on their SC driver license points. Our car accident … Continued

Seatbelts Still Provide the Most Protection In Car Accidents

Today’s vehicles come equipped with innovative safety features, with each new model year offering more driver assist technology. But the best way to stay safe behind the wheel has not changed despite these advancements. Seatbelts remain your vehicle’s most effective tool in preventing car accident injury or death. Seatbelts still provide most protection for you … Continued

South Carolina Ranks High For Dangerous Drivers

Our state tops the charts for deadly traffic accidents, an alarming statistic that proves reckless and distracted driving is all too common here at home. Accidents involve all types of motor vehicles, including cars, commercial trucks and motorcycles – as well as pedestrians. Surely, when it comes to South Carolina dangerous drivers, we must do better. … Continued

How To Properly Change Lanes And Avoid A Car Accident

We have seen it time and time again: the aggressive, impatient driver weaving in and out of traffic. While a traffic citation is certainly a risk, the biggest threat is the one posed to their fellow motorists. For this reason, we felt it was necessary to explain how to properly change lanes. Unfortunately, there are a … Continued

10 Common Injuries Caused by Rear-End Collisions

Rear-end collisions are one of the most common types of car accidents, often happening at low speeds. These accidents become much more dangerous on the highway as vehicles pick up speed. Whether your rear-end collision occurs in a crowded parking lot or a busy interstate, Hoffman Law Firm is here to help. We offer more … Continued

What Makes Holiday Accident & Driving More Dangerous?

While Santa Claus relies on reindeer power to get around, locals do not have the same luxury. With more drivers on the road – plus the inevitable stress of the holidays – statistics show an increase in collisions and fatalities. A holiday accident and compounded by the pandemic, a factor that adds more anxiety to … Continued

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. many accident victims are confused on what they are entitled to. It’s ok, Hoffman Law Firm is here to explain … 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

Get a Free Consultation