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How Much Can You Get From a Spinal Cord Injury Claim

How Much Can You Get From a Spinal Cord Injury Claim?

It can be hard to determine what the costs of your injuries are after an unintentional injury accident. This is because there are several costs to think about that can exist when an injury accident happens. Some include the cost of medical treatment, lost income, the value of one’s pain and suffering, and more. If your injury accident was the result of someone else’s negligence, then you may be able to file a personal injury claim to obtain the [...]

What Happens if Your Civil Case Was Dismissed

What Happens if Your Civil Case Was Dismissed?

When you file a civil suit, you are likely doing so because you believe it is your right and that you have a solid case for financial compensation. Every state has its own laws concerning how it handles tort cases, and Pennsylvania is no different. While some states do not limit these legal suits, others do. Pennsylvania is a state that has fault laws that restrict who can obtain compensation when they are harmed by another party.  Pennsylvania’s modified comparative [...]

How Can a Personal Injury Suit Turn into a Wrongful Death Suit

How Can a Personal Injury Suit Turn into a Wrongful Death Suit?

The loss of a loved one is never easy. Figuring out how to live life without a person that is truly loved, respected, and cared for can be a difficult challenge. The time it takes for those left behind to cope with their loss and be able to healthily move on with their lives after death can vary. Every person has their own grieving process. Death can be expected or happen unexpectedly. In some cases, no one is responsible for [...]

How Can You Prove Emotional Distress in an Injury Claim

How Can You Prove Emotional Distress in an Injury Claim?

If you were involved in a traumatic accident like a cataclysmic car accident where you suffered considerable injuries and the details of how the crash happened are not ceasing to haunt you, you may be suffering from emotional distress. Even when physical bodily harm after an unintentional injury accident is considerable, the emotional toll that weighs a person down and impacts their life may be even worse to overcome and cope with. When your mental health is less than [...]

Full Versus Limited Auto Coverage in Pennsylvania

Full Versus Limited Auto Coverage in Pennsylvania

All states in the country require their drivers to carry some amount of automobile insurance. Pennsylvania is no different. The rules for how automobile insurance is handled and what is allowed vary by state, but in Pennsylvania, you have a choice. Full tort coverage gives greater access to have all damages covered after an injury accident or wrongful death incident. Limited tort coverage, by contrast, only allows for some damages to be paid in a personal injury claim. It is [...]

Top 10 Construction Accidents

Top 10 Construction Accidents

If you work in the construction industry and have a job on an active site, then you have one of the most dangerous professions in the United States with respect to workplace injuries. There are several ways that a construction accident can happen which is why it is so important to follow established safety procedures and protocols. But, even the most veteran and responsible construction site workers can still suffer severe injuries or death while they are at work.  When [...]

6/21 Evidence That You Should Always Collect at the Scene of an Accident

Evidence That You Should Always Collect at the Scene of an Accident

You were involved in a car accident and now you are unsure about what happens next. In 2020 alone, this was the reality that over 104,475 people faced. Of course, the first thing that you should always do following a car accident is to seek immediate medical attention. But what happens at the scene of the accident? And how will the evidence that you collect at the scene of an accident help you later on down the line when [...]

6/13 Frequently Asked Questions Regarding Pennsylvania Bus Accidents

Frequently Asked Questions Regarding Pennsylvania Bus Accidents

Bus accidents are not as common as other accidents on our roads in the state of Pennsylvania. However, they are capable of causing some of the most extensive harm in the event of an accident. This is due to the fact that buses weigh so much more than other vehicles on our roads. In 2019 alone, it was reported that approximately 5,237 large bus and truck accidents leading to fatalities took place in the entire U.S. Where do you [...]

Why Should I Work With a Pennsylvania Personal Injury Lawyer?

When you are injured in an accident caused by a negligent driver in Pennsylvania, you should retain the services of a personal injury attorney. A personal injury lawyer will help you seek compensation for the damages you face related to your crash. A lawyer will also protect your best interests when it comes to large corporations and aggressive insurance adjusters who try to avoid paying full and fair compensation.  If you are unsure whether you need a personal injury lawyer, [...]

5/24 Steps That Should Be Taken After a Bus Accident

Steps That Should Be Taken After a Bus Accident

Buses are some of the largest vehicles on our roads in the U.S. In fact, they weigh between about 44,000 to 48,00 pounds. This is why, when a bus becomes involved in any type of accident with a smaller vehicle, it tends to lead to catastrophic results. In 2019, it was reported that approximately 5,237 large trucks and buses were involved in fatal accidents. On average, statistics show that approximately 63,000 buses are involved in accidents in the U.S. [...]

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