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May 25, 2020
Parties Commonly Responsible for Pennsylvania Truck Accidents

Parties Commonly Responsible for Pennsylvania Truck Accidents

Truck accidents have increased on our roads and are taking place more commonly due to the fact that large trucks dominate our roadways. In 2018, it was reported that approximately 4,862 trucks were involved in fatal collisions, which is more than ever before. Many other victims are injured in these accidents every year in the U.S., which means more actions must be taken to prevent these crashes on our roads.
May 18, 2020
Police Reports: Do You Need Them to Prove Fault in an Accident Case?

Police Reports: Do You Need Them to Prove Fault in an Accident Case?

Pennsylvania car accidents occur every single day on our roads, sometimes causing catastrophic injuries and other times causing fatal results. In just one day’s time in Pennsylvania, it is reported that approximately 352 car accidents occur due to the negligence of others. One of the most important things that you will have to determine following your car accident is who is at fault.
May 11, 2020
Shoulder Injuries Caused by a Pennsylvania Car Accident

Shoulder Injuries Caused by a Pennsylvania Car Accident

Shoulder injuries are actually one of the more common injuries that stem from Pennsylvania car accidents. Shoulders are some of the most complex areas of the body and it can take some time before your shoulder injury is actually diagnosed. This is due to the fact that you might not be able to determine where the source of pain is coming from. After a car accident, you might wonder where your pain is coming from and the impact that it can have on you. Because some shoulder injuries are more severe and aggressive than others, it is essential that you […]
May 4, 2020
Gathering Evidence of Drunk Driving at the Accident Scene

Gathering Evidence of Drunk Driving at the Accident Scene

Drunk driving accidents occur every single day in Pennsylvania and are among some of the most common reasons for collisions each year. Between the years 2003 and 2012, approximately 4,663 people were killed in drunk driving accidents in the entire state of Pennsylvania. These accidents pose many risks to the drivers themselves, as well as other drivers and passengers who share the roadways. If you have suffered in a drunk driving accident caused by another party’s negligence, you have options. One of the best ways to prove that a drunk driver caused your accident and is at fault is by […]
April 27, 2020
Things to Ask Before Hiring a Personal Injury Attorney

Things to Ask Before Hiring a Personal Injury Attorney

You have been injured in a car accident and now you are thinking about hiring a personal injury attorney. There are many attorneys available within the state of Pennsylvania, but how will you know which one is right for you? To find out, it is important that you ask all the right questions so that nothing is missed.
April 20, 2020
How Much Should I Expect in Lost Earning Capacity Damages?

How Much Should I Expect in Lost Earning Capacity Damages?

After you have been injured in a Pennsylvania car accident, it is not always easy to get back on your feet and return to work. Because of this, many victims of accidents might find that they are eligible for lost wages damages. However, if you believe that you will be out of work for some time or even permanently, you might be eligible for something known as ‘lost earning capacity’ damages.
April 13, 2020
Old Forge, PA – Nancy Wolicki Killed in Fatal Car Crash on N Main St

Common Medical Tests After Being Injured in a Car Accident

Many car accidents that occur in Pennsylvania lead to serious injuries. Many people think that stress ends directly after the accident takes place. However, this is far from the truth. When paramedics are called to the scene of your accident, they will check you over to make sure that nothing life-threatening lies on the surface. However, in many cases, you will still need to go to the hospital or schedule a follow-up with your doctor.
April 6, 2020
Lititz, PA – Dog Attack on Strawberry Ln Leads to Injuries

Areas on Our Roads Where Pedestrian Accidents Are Most Prominent

According to statistics, thousands of pedestrian accidents lead to fatalities throughout the U.S., with hundreds of these accidents occurring in Pennsylvania. These accidents occur for many reasons, many of which happen due to the negligence of drivers who share our roads.
March 30, 2020
Mifflinburg, PA – Bicycle Accident Injures Abigail Martin on Red Ridge Rd

Bicycle Accident FAQs That Can Help After an Accident

In 2018 alone, it was reported that approximately 857 bicyclists lost their lives in accidents within the U.S., with some of these happening in Pennsylvania. Because bicycle accidents can have an enormous impact on the rest of your life depending on the severity of your injuries, it is normal for you to have questions. Of course, your first step after an accident should be speaking with a knowledgeable attorney who can assist you through this process. However, we have compiled a variety of questions and answers that can assist you at this time.
March 23, 2020
Signs That You Need a Personal Injury Attorney on Your Side

Signs That You Need a Personal Injury Attorney on Your Side

Every year, millions of people are injured in personal injury accidents within the United States. Many of these accidents happen in Pennsylvania. In fact, in just one day’s time, over 220 car accidents occur within the state. If you have been injured in an accident and have received injuries, it is important that you seek the help of a personal injury attorney immediately. You have a right to compensation against a negligent party.