Accidents involving pedestrians are slightly less common than car accidents. Still, about 70,000 pedestrians are involved each year in serious accidents with vehicles. In some cases careless pedestrians may be at least partially responsible for … [Read more...] about Pedestrian Accidents: What Should Know About Your Legal Rights
In some situations, an individual who was not driving or even present in the vehicle at the time of the crash, may be held responsible for the accident. Usually when a car accident occurs, determining which driver is at fault is the key issue. If … [Read more...] about When Can You Be Held Liable For Another Person’s Driving?
Accidents that result in vehicles rolling over are often devastating. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has reported that more than 280,000 rollover accidents claim over 10,000 lives each year. There are certain types of vehicles … [Read more...] about Rollover Accidents: Why They Happen and How to Prevent Them
Drivers have a duty of care to drive safely and protect others who share the road. Last month a car accident at a Kansas City day care injured the vehicle driver and three children. Police report that a sport utility vehicle rear ended a Cadillac … [Read more...] about SUV Crashes Into Day Care
Preserving evidence can help your case greatly. You have probably heard that you should never move your car after you have been involved in a car accident. Preserving evidence and making sure that cars are not moved or repositioned until police … [Read more...] about Should You Move Your Car After an Accident?
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