Can I Receive Disability Benefits After a Workers’ Compensation Settlement?

A serious workplace accident can derail your future, altering the plans you’ve made for the years ahead. While you never could’ve imagined this new reality would be yours, you’re certainly not the first person to find yourself here – and you won’t be the last. That’s why certain programs are in place, offering much-needed assistance … Continued

Workers Compensation for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Carpal tunnel syndrome is one of the most common repetitive motion injuries plaguing Americans, making it incredibly painful for many employees to earn a paycheck. Proving that your working conditions are to blame can be a pain as well. South Carolina workers’ compensation laws place the burden of proof on injured workers, and require you … Continued

Exposure to Coronavirus in Nursing Homes

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed life as we know it. While no one is immune to its impacts, the elderly population is particularly vulnerable. This puts nursing home residents and those living in long-term care facilities at a great risk – and with family members unable to visit, elder abuse or nursing home neglect here … Continued

New Look For Hoffman Law Firm, Same Great Service.

Hoffman Law Firm has adopted a fresh look, breathing new life into a logo that has become synonymous with exceptional service. While Lowcountry locals can still expect the same high quality of service, they will notice that the branding elements representing it look a little different. “I created the original logo when I started my … Continued

Maximizing Your Compensation in a Personal Injury Case

If you’ve been hurt in an accident or injured at work, it’s crucial to find a personal injury lawyer you trust. They will work hard to secure the accident damages you deserve, offering legal representation along with helpful guidance. But you can help your attorney maximize compensation for your injury by following some simple steps. … 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’ Comp and COVID-19

As our community adjusts to its “new normal” amidst the continuing COVID-19 crisis, many employees in Charleston, SC have returned to work. Coronavirus (COVID-19) remains a concern for many workers, causing them to wonder if South Carolina workers’ compensation insurance will cover the cost of their medical care and lost wages if they are infected. … Continued

Workers Compensation for 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 you’ve experienced a heat-related injury at work, you’re likely eligible to file a South … Continued

What to Do After an 18-Wheeler Accident

South Carolina highways can be dangerous, especially when you’re sharing the road with semi trucks. While many assume that truck drivers are the most qualified on the road, this isn’t always the case. If you’ve been injured in an accident with an 18-wheeler in Charleston, you need an experienced truck accident attorney to hold the … Continued

Who Pays Your Medical Bills After a Car Accident?

A car crash can leave you with painful injuries and a long road to recovery. But before the soreness has even worn off, don’t be surprised if medical bills start arriving. If someone else caused your auto accident, you may wonder who is responsible for writing the checks – and who will hold them accountable. … Continued

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