Pedestrian Traffic Laws in South Carolina

As the weather warms and COVID restrictions relax, the Charleston area is busier than ever. From Downtown to the beaches, both locals and tourists are eager to enjoy all the Lowcountry has to offer. But the increase in foot traffic can become dangerous as the streets fill with vehicles. In 2020, there were 6,721 pedestrian … Continued

7 Common Mistakes That Can Hurt Your Workers’ Comp Claim

If you have been injured on the job in Charleston, SC, it is important to avoid these common Workers’ Compensation (also known as workers’ comp or workman’s comp) claim mistakes: Waiting to notify your employer.While you technically have 90 days to inform your employer that you were injured on the job, waiting could impact the … Continued

How to Request Changes to an Accident Report in South Carolina

An accident report is written by a police officer to document a crash scene, detailing the damage and suggesting how it was caused. Insurance companies often rely on police reports when determining fault and awarding damages, so it is crucial that yours accurately reflects what happened. Unfortunately, human error comes into play. You may notice … Continued

Personal Injury Lawsuit: Definitions of Common Personal Injury Terminology

If you are hurt, trying to understand complicated legal jargon in personal injury lawsuit can add insult to injury – and make compensation feel out of reach. But Hoffman Law Firm is here to help! Surely, our Charleston personal injury lawyers can help translate the terms you need to know, ensuring you feel informed every … Continued

What to Do If Your Car Accident Claim Is Denied

Whether you’re involved in a minor fender bender or a devastating crash, a car accident always makes an impact. It’s often assumed that auto insurance will cover the cost of medical bills and vehicle repairs, but valid claims get denied every day.  When you’re recovering from a personal injury or dealing with costly repairs, news … Continued

Workers Compensation for Heat Stroke | Heat-Related Injuries

Lowcountry summers are brutal, and for those working in extreme heat, many days are considered not-so-fun in the sun. Heat exhaustion, heat stroke and other heat-related illnesses become very real possibilities as your workload climbs alongside the day’s high temperature. If the heat stroke is a work, you may be seeking workers’ compensation. If you’ve experienced … Continued

Hoffman Law Firm Serving You & Stopping the Spread of COVID-19

Stopping the spread of covid, this effort is going to be on all of course including the Hoffman Law Firm team. As businesses begin to reopen and families venture beyond their block, Hoffman Law Firm continues to put your safety first. We’re committed to not only providing great legal assistance for your personal injury but … Continued

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