Compensatory damages are generally intended to reimburse a victim for losses incurred. In contrast, punitive damages are typically designed to punish a negligent party. Have you been injured in a car accident? If so, what type of damages are you … [Read more...] about What’s the Difference Between Compensatory and Punitive Damages in a Car Accident Case?
If you have received a lein from the insurance company or medical provider for the bills from your car accident, contact The Hoffmann Law Firm, L.L.C. today! If you were involved in a car accident and received a settlement, you'll likely need to … [Read more...] about How Medical Bills Are Paid After a Car Accident Settlement
Even a so-called "minor" car accident can result in major injuries. Here are a few common injuries and what you can do to protect your rights after an accident. When we think about car accidents, the first thing that comes to mind is usually a … [Read more...] about 5 Major Injuries That Can Result From So-Called “Minor” Car Accidents
Let's consider a few of the main factors that generally determine the compensation you receive and how to get what you are entitled to after a St. Louis car accident. When it comes to St. Louis car accident claims, there is no one-size-fits-all … [Read more...] about Why Do Some St. Louis Car Accident Victims Recover More Compensation Than Others?
If you have been in a car accident caused by a negligent driver, you may come across the term: Interrogatory. Let's consider what this term means and what questions you may expect after a St. Louis car accident. What Exactly Are … [Read more...] about What Are Interrogatories in a St. Louis Car Accident Case?
Car accidents can leave victims with tragic injuries that may lead to scarring. While most scars will fade away, some may not and could result in psychological trauma. Fortunately, if you’ve suffered scars or disfigurement in an accident that was … [Read more...] about Getting Compensation for Scars After a Car Accident in St. Louis