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These blogs are posted on behalf of Hof & Reid LLC, and do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of the firm or its attorneys. The information presented in this blog is for informational purposes only and is not intended to be legal advice.

An overloaded big rig is a danger to Pennsylvania motorists

On behalf of Hof & Reid LLC | Feb 12, 2020 | Blog, Uncategorized

Perhaps you are a frequent traveler on Route 22, Interstate 80 or another of our area’s busy highways and have gotten used to driving alongside 18-wheelers. You trust in the experience of a professional truck driver, but what if that is an overloaded vehicle? A big rig carrying too much cargo is a danger to motorists […]

The dangers of distracted pedestrians

On behalf of Hof & Reid LLC | Dec 15, 2019 | Blog, Uncategorized

In general, auto accidents can be quite dangerous, and they can be even worse with the involvement of pedestrians. Statistics show a rise in the number of pedestrian accidents over the years. Some lawmakers and researchers attribute these accident numbers to distracted pedestrians and drivers. People may not be fully aware of the dangers of distracted pedestrians. Common distractions Distractions can be […]

Understanding full tort vs. limited tort in Pennsylvania

On behalf of Hof & Reid LLC | Aug 21, 2019 | Blog, Uncategorized

Auto accidents occur every day and can have lasting effects. For those involved in such accidents in Pennsylvania, it is important to understand “full tort” versus “limited tort” insurance. Full tort Full tort insurance coverage allows injury victims to pursue compensation for pain and suffering through personal injury claims. If you choose to select full […]

What are common causes of truck accidents?

On behalf of Hof & Reid LLC | May 16, 2019 | Blog, Uncategorized

Commercial trucks such as delivery trucks and tractor-trailers present unique risks to drivers and passengers of smaller vehicles. These huge and unwieldy vehicles can cause a drastic amount of property damage and injuries in accidents. Seemingly insignificant errors can result in major consequences.  If you drive a smaller vehicle or even ride a motorcycle, you must […]

Apps to prevent distracted driving

On behalf of Hof & Reid LLC | Feb 20, 2019 | Blog, Uncategorized

Distracted driving takes many forms, but the most common way it manifests in today’s world is through texting and driving. Since 2013, the rate of distracted driving citations issued in Pennsylvania has increased by 172 percent. Citations are certainly preferable to getting in a car accident as a result of texting and driving.  Despite people knowing the […]

Signs you experienced a concussion from your car accident

On behalf of Hof & Reid LLC | Nov 20, 2018 | Blog, Uncategorized

Auto accidents occur every day in Pennsylvania, and while they do not always result in fatalities, they can wreak havoc in a litany of ways. One such example occurred recently when a tractor-trailer ran into utility poles along Route 100. Fortunately, no one sustained injuries.  One of the most common injuries people sustain after an auto accident […]

Does aggressive driving lead to crashes in Pennsylvania?

On behalf of Hof & Reid LLC | Aug 23, 2018 | Blog, Uncategorized

In Pennsylvania, the state’s Department of Transportation works to improve driver safety. There are several main factors that lead to dangerous motor vehicle crashes on the state’s roadways. Drunk driving and distracted driving rank among the most prevalent causes of crashes. Another leading cause of highway crashes and fatalities in Pennsylvania is aggressive driving, which comprises a range of behaviors. Signs […]

What expenses can be covered in a wrongful death lawsuit?

On behalf of Hof & Reid LLC | May 25, 2018 | Blog, Uncategorized

When someone dies due to the fault of another, families will often pursue lawsuits, claiming wrongful death and survival damages.  These lawsuits, often referred to in layman’s terms as wrongful death lawsuits, allege that the death could have been avoided and was caused by reckless, negligent or unlawful actions on the part of an individual […]

Attorney Phil Hof on Channel 6 News

On behalf of Hof & Reid LLC | Sep 4, 2013 | Blog, Uncategorized

New Jersey governor Chris Christie appeared in Beach Haven, NJ (LBI), while the Hof family enjoyed their annual retreat to the shore.  Phil Hof, a personal injury attorney of [nap_names id=”FIRM-NAME-1″]  in Bethlehem, was interviewed by Channel 6 news regarding his opinion of the shore after the rebuilding that followed the destruction caused by Hurricane Sandy.  To see the article […]

Hof & Reid LLC named to Pennsylvania Bar Association WIP 2013 Honor Roll

On behalf of Hof & Reid LLC | Apr 15, 2013 | Blog, Uncategorized

The Pennsylvania Bar Association’s Commission on Women in the Profession annually recognizes Pennsylvania law firms for their commitment to the advancement of women. [nap_names id=”FIRM-NAME-1″] , has been named on the 2013 Honor Roll of Legal Organizations Welcoming to Women Professionals. This is an honor bestowed upon those law firms or legal organizations who have […]

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