About 16 states allow a “seat belt defense” which can negatively impact a plaintiff’s case. If you have been involved in an auto accident but were not wearing a seat belt, can you still file a personal injury claim? The impact that this might have on … [Read more...] about In a Car Accident and Not Wearing a Seat Belt?
Drunk driving puts other drivers at serious risk of injury or even death. On June 29, there was an accident that ended in two fatalities and three people injured. The accident took place on Highway 100 around 7:00 p.m. at Route M. The man who caused … [Read more...] about Man Arraigned After Fleeing From Hospital After Accident
Moving your car can damage your case and make it difficult to successfully make a personal injury claim and obtain compensation. You have probably heard that you should never move your car after you have been involved in a car accident. Preserving … [Read more...] about Should You Move Your Car After an Accident?
There are many costs associated with car accidents. The costs involved after a car accident often include the cost of medical care, the cost of repairing or replacing your vehicle, and lost wages. But there are many additional costs that can add up … [Read more...] about Your Options After a St. Louis Car Accident
In Missouri, drivers are required to have insurance on their vehicles. Getting compensation following an accident with an uninsured driver can be tricky. In Missouri, drivers are required to have insurance on their vehicles. This is part of the … [Read more...] about What You Should Know About Missouri Car Insurance
The Hoffmann Law Firm, L.L.C. has the resources to help victims of truck accidents in Missouri and Illinois. The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration set new regulations in 2011 that responded to the … [Read more...] about New Safety Rules To Combat Driver Fatigue