Older Adult Drivers

James F. Humphreys & Associates, L.C. represents people who have been injured through the negligence of others.  Many people are injured because of motor vehicle accidents but this is a special problem for older drivers, who may have age related conditions which affect their driving and tend to be more susceptible to injury when accidents occur …

Women and Mesothelioma

James F. Humphreys & Associates, L.C. has represented many victims of mesothelioma, a fatal cancer almost always caused by asbestos exposure. The most common type of mesothelioma is pleural mesothelioma which develops on the lining of the lungs (about 75% of all cases), followed by peritoneal mesothelioma (about 20% of all cases), which develops in …

Be Safe! Wear Your Helmet

James F. Humphreys & Associates. L.C. represents people who have been injured or killed through the negligence of others. Mr. Humphreys, the founder of the firm, is a former chair of the Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA), and counsel to the West Virginia Brain Injury Association, Inc. (WVBIA). As such, he recognizes that some …

Asbestos & the Movies

James F. Humphreys & Associates, L.C. has represented victims of asbestos exposure for almost 30 years.   At one time, asbestos was considered a magic mineral because it was cheap, a good insulator, and resistant to fire and chemicals. Because of these useful properties, it was used in an amazing array of products and industries, …

Asbestos in the Home

James F. Humphreys & Associates, L.C. has extensive experience representing people who have been injured by exposure to asbestos. Many of our clients have been exposed to asbestos at work, but people can be exposed to asbestos outside the workplace as well, even at home.   Asbestos was widely used in house construction between the …