Hydroplaning Car Accident: Who Is at Fault?

Inclement weather conditions can make driving a challenge. From heavy rain to icy roadways, the forecast can have a serious impact on travel. In fact, 70% of weather-related wrecks, such as hydroplaning car accidents, occur on wet pavement. Read on to learn more, and if you have been involved in a hydroplaning car accident, contact … Continued

Road Rage and Car Accidents: The Danger of Anger

Road rage has affected nearly every driver – sometimes expressed by a frustrated horn honk, tailgating, or deliberate brake checking. While it may seem harmless, allowing anger to impact your driving can have deadly impacts, especially when aggression leads you to take risks you normally wouldn’t.  Here at Hoffman Law Firm, our personal injury lawyers … Continued

What Are Mental Anguish Damages?

Serious accident injuries often leave lasting impacts, but they are not always visible. Mental anguish can be just as debilitating as physical injuries, defined as emotional distress that disrupts the sufferer’s everyday life. If you or a loved one are experiencing mental anguish after an accident, Hoffman Law Firm can help. Read on to learn … Continued

Motorcycle Gear Designed to Keep You Safe

Here at Hoffman Law Firm, our experienced team has handled many motorcycle accident cases – and we have seen firsthand how devastating they can be. To help keep our community’s motorcyclists safe, we have provided some helpful details about the gear needed to prevent injuries on the road. A sort of “motorcycle gear for beginners” … Continued

Comparative Negligence: The Balance of Blame

Personal injury cases are not always black and white, potentially complicating the process of recovering the damages you deserve. In many instances, both parties share some degree of fault. This leaves accident victims wondering if they can still recover compensation, even if they are partially to blame for causing the accident. Understanding comparative negligence is … Continued

What is a Contingency Fee When Hiring a Personal Injury Attorney?

Most accident victims recognize the importance of hiring a personal injury attorney, but they are not sure if they will be able to afford it. Here at Hoffman Law Firm, our team operates on a contingency fee basis to ensure cost never prevents you from getting the justice you deserve. Read on to learn more! … Continued

Understanding Workers’ Compensation Benefits for Dump Truck Drivers

Dump truck accidents occur often, with rocks chipping windshields and causing minor damage as these heavy haulers move through construction sites. Accidents resulting in serious injuries are much less common, but according to the National Safety Council, they are on the rise – up 10% since 2019. While not as common as passenger vehicle accidents, … Continued

Can Men Get Breast Cancer Too? Yes

Hoffman Law Firm Supports Breast Cancer Awareness in 2022 Hoffman Law Firm is a strong supporter of breast cancer survivors, advocating for awareness here in our community. We even paint our columns pink during Breast Cancer Awareness Month – and the tradition has continued this year! Do Men Get Breast Cancer? While breast cancer is … Continued

Is Jaywalking Illegal in South Carolina?

Is jaywalking illegal in South Carolina? Traveling by foot offers both health and environmental benefits, but it is important to stay safe when you hit the pavement. While safety is a shared responsibility of pedestrians and drivers, it is crucial for walkers and bicycle riders to stay alert and stick to designated walkways. Because pedestrians … Continued

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