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November 4, 2019
Philadelphia, PA – Teen Critically Injured in Car Crash at 59th St

The Worth of a Permanent Injury Following a Car Accident

After a car accident, many people will face the reality of injuries on both minor and major levels. Permanent and long-lasting injuries are those that have a lasting impact long after the original injury has been treated as much as possible. Many of these injuries are disabling and can have a massive impact on a person’s life, which means that they might never be able to fully return to the normal life they once had.
October 28, 2019
Plum, PA – One Hurt in 2-Vehicle Crash at Davidson Rd Intersection

Was Your Medical Treatment Acceptable After an Accident?

After you have been injured in an accident and you begin working through the claims process, one of the types of damages you will likely claim is for medical bills. Your injuries might be causing you the most harm on physical, emotional, and financial levels as you attempt to get back on your feet and move on from the accident that impacted your life. However, did you know that some types of medical treatment might not help you gain maximum compensation for your losses?
October 21, 2019
Erie, PA – Three Injured in Car Accident on Zuck Rd

Why You Shouldn’t Apologize After a Pennsylvania Car Accident

When something goes wrong, it is only natural that you will try to apologize. However, when it comes to Pennsylvania car accidents, you never want to offer an apology to the other party. Saying sorry to the other driver could actually hurt your claim even if you know that you are not responsible for the accident. Car insurance companies will even tell you to never apologize or admit fault after an accident so that you can be successful in your claim.
October 14, 2019
Philadelphia, PA – Teen Critically Injured in Car Crash at 59th St

Understanding Right-of-Way Laws in Pennsylvania

You may be surprised to hear that right-of-way issues are some of the most common reasons for accidents that occur in Pennsylvania roads every day. Unfortunately, many people who share our roads are still confused when it comes to determining who has the right-of-way. There are many laws in Pennsylvania that help drivers determine who goes first when it comes to pedestrians, intersections, and other aspects. If you are injured because a party failed to yield, you have many rights under the law and should always speak with an attorney as you move forward.
October 7, 2019
Philadelphia, PA – Four Injured in 2-Vehicle Crash on Roosevelt Blvd

Defensive Driving Tips for Those Driving in Pennsylvania

Accidents occur every day in Pennsylvania, causing serious injuries and fatalities to those involved. Many people are unfamiliar with some simple tactics that could keep them safe from harm on our roads as they learn to protect themselves and others from reckless drivers. Because many drivers may not be looking out for those on the roads, it is essential for an individual to understand some defensive driving strategies that can be especially helpful while navigating the roadways.
September 30, 2019
Plum, PA – One Hurt in 2-Vehicle Crash at Davidson Rd Intersection

Best Steps to Take For Your Personal Injury Claim

Many individuals believe that in the aftermath of an accident they put their trust in the hands of a skilled attorney and wait for results. While this is partially true, there are actions that an individual can take to ensure they make the most out of their personal injury claim to receive the proper compensation they are due. There are many steps that you will discuss early-on with your attorney to ensure that nothing is missed and you receive the reimbursement you deserve for aspects like lost wages and medical bills.
September 23, 2019
Bensalem, PA – 3 Injured in Truck Accident on I-95

Key Aspects in an Investigation After a Pennsylvania Truck Accident

Truck accidents are some of the most devastating accidents on our roads each year due to the fact that these large vehicles can easily lead to catastrophic damages. One of the most important aspects in any case when working toward compensation is to thoroughly investigate an accident. However, there are some key parts of an investigation that are more important than others after a truck accident, which are the aspects we will focus on today.
September 16, 2019
Cases Where You Must File a Personal Injury Claim for Somebody

Cases Where You Must File a Personal Injury Claim for Somebody

In most personal injury cases, the victim of an accident will directly file a personal injury claim for compensation. However, there are circumstances where a family member will need to file a lawsuit on an individual’s behalf. Though these instances do not happen as commonly as regular personal injury claims, they are still as important and necessary in today’s times.
August 26, 2019
Accidents That Take Place While a Driver is Changing Lanes

Accidents That Take Place While a Driver is Changing Lanes

In the blink of an eye, you could be injured in a life-changing car accident at the hands of a negligent party. Many of these crashes take place on our highways and lead to devastating results that can put you in an adverse financial situation. One of the most common kinds of accidents that will happen on a highway takes place when a driver is changing lanes. This could happen due to many reasons, such as a driver who is not paying attention to blind spots. Today, we want to focus on these accidents and options you have if you […]
August 19, 2019
Understanding the Many Right-of-Way Rules in Pennsylvania

Understanding the Many Right-of-Way Rules in Pennsylvania

An astounding amount of people do not understand common right-of-way laws in Pennsylvania, which are some of the first things that are taught when we hit the roads for the first time. Over the years, you might begin to question who actually goes first, who goes after that, and because of this, you might be curious about the actual Pennsylvania right-of-way laws that are followed by drivers on our roads.