Month: April 2018

Dealing with the Myths on Personal Injury Law Firms and Lawyers

Are you falling victim to myths and misconceptions regarding your personal injury claim that may jeopardize your case? The St. Louis personal injury attorneys at Hoffman & Gelfman want you to be aware of these common fallacies, so you can ensure a winning settlement. Don’t Believe These Common Misconceptions: – There’s no need to report […]

Written by on April 26, 2018

Be Wary of These Tactics Taken to Encourage You to Settle Early

The vast majority of personal injury cases are settled out of court. Though timing varies based on case details, many of such cases are settled too soon. How is it possible to settle too soon when you sorely need funds following an injury? The St. Louis personal injury attorneys at Hoffman & Gelfman want you […]

Written by on April 24, 2018

Injured? How to Know When You Should Sue.

When you end up with injuries through no fault of your own, how do you know if you can sue? In order to determine if you might have a case, it’s important to take certain factors into consideration. Keep the following information in mind, and seek legal help from St. Louis personal injury attorneys if […]

Written by on April 19, 2018

Road Rage Incidents – What to Know and Do

Road rage incidents are nothing new. Unfortunately, there are angry drivers on the road who could end up causing you serious injuries if an accidental or deliberate collision occurs. How should you handle incidents of road rage if you encounter them? Use the following tips to protect yourself and reduce the risk of injury. Keep […]

Written by on April 17, 2018

Your Car Accident Settlement – What to Expect Part Two

Statute of LimitationsThe statute of limitations during which St. Louis personal injury attorneys can file civil suits for auto accident claims in Missouri is 5 years. However if the suit is for wrongful death, it is limited to 3 years. Settlement AwardsSettlements vary based on accident severity, typically including: – Vehicle Damage: “Reasonable” costs of […]

Written by on April 12, 2018

Your Car Accident Settlement – What to Expect Part One

Medical bills, lost wages, and the emotional toll of an auto accident can be overwhelming, and the accident settlement process even more so. Fortunately, the St. Louis personal injury attorneys at Hoffman and Gelfman have you covered, with a short guide on what to expect through the process. After the AccidentTo ensure a successful outcome, […]

Written by on April 10, 2018

Are Personal Injury Attorneys Expensive?

Have you recently suffered an accident due to the negligence of others? You may be wondering if St. Louis personal injury attorneys are expensive. Stereotypes abound, leaving victims to suffer under the assumption they cannot afford a lawyer. Hiring a St. Louis Personal Injury Attorney Could Cost You NothingMost personal injury lawyers work on a […]

Written by on April 5, 2018

Broken Down on the Highway? How to Stay Safe.

Car problems are bound to occur to anyone. The problem is that most St. Louis drivers aren’t always prepared when they do happen. This can put you in serious danger; especially considering the number of tractor trailers along our Missouri highways. If you get into a situation that requires you to pull over, there are […]

Written by on April 5, 2018

Fatal Accident Closes I-64 in Semi and Auto Crash

Everyone knows that big rigs or tractor trailers are some of the most dangerous vehicles on the road. Getting into an accident with one is likely to be disastrous. This was the case for one accident that occurred in St. Louis, according to the Fox2News website. The crash took place in the morning, and it […]

Written by on April 2, 2018