Winter Slip and Fall Safety Tips
Posted on February 11th, 2022 in Personal Injury
Over the past few weeks, people all over NEPA have had to deal with icy winter conditions, which can be unsafe not only when you’re driving, but even when you’re walking outside. Whether you’re going to your car, taking your dog for a walk, or trying to enjoy the limited hours of sunlight, no one […]Read More
6 Pieces of Evidence in a Personal Injury Claim
Posted on January 6th, 2022 in Personal Injury
An accident, whether it be a motor vehicle accident, a fall, or something else, can lead to serious damages. However, when someone else’s negligence caused your injury, you shouldn’t be left to struggle on your own. The guilty party needs to be held accountable, and gathering evidence that shows they caused your injury can help. […]Read More
How to Protect Your Workers’ Comp Rights From Insurance Companies
Posted on November 9th, 2021 in Personal Injury
People often get hurt at work, especially when their job involves manual labor. For this reason, Pennsylvania enacted the Workers’ Compensation Act to assure that workers injured on the job are provided for. This act details every workers’ comp right an employee has, from medical coverage for surgery and treatment to lost wages, and also […]Read More
Who’s Legally Responsible in an Automobile Accident?
Posted on November 5th, 2021 in Personal Injury
Being involved in an automobile accident is one of the most common ways to suffer a personal injury. Every time you get behind the steering wheel, you’re counting on other drivers to drive responsibly, and for your vehicle to get you home. When that doesn’t happen, you can find yourself with hundreds, if not thousands […]Read More
Can Workers’ Comp Avoid Paying Your Lost Wages?
Posted on October 28th, 2021 in Personal Injury
If you’ve suffered an injury at work, and your employer has accepted your workers’ compensation claim, you should be relieved. Often enough, employers will skimp out on actually providing their employees the financial compensation they deserve. You work to provide for yourself and your family, but if you’re injured, you can’t do that. There are […]Read More
Does Workers’ Compensation Cover Property Damage?
Posted on September 24th, 2021 in Personal Injury
The Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Act (PWC) defines the conditions for when benefits are available to employees injured while at work. It allows workers to file claims to see their employer or employer’s insurance care for their injury. But the PWC Act has not always been clear on whether or not property damage on the job […]Read More
Who’s At Fault for a Defective Medical Product?
Posted on September 16th, 2021 in Personal Injury
When you purchase a product, you expect it to work. Sometimes that doesn’t happen, and you have a product that actually causes you harm. When it’s a medical device or a drug, the consequences can be far greater than biting down on a screw or getting a small shock from a faulty plug. A defective […]Read More
What are the Most Common Workplace Injuries?
Posted on September 2nd, 2021 in Personal Injury
There’s always a chance that an accident will occur, including in the workplace. Depending on the field you’re in, it might be more likely that you are hurt on the job. Even if your employer is following safety guidelines and regulations, you can’t always prevent someone from getting injured. Of course, unsafe working conditions put […]Read More
How is Fault Determined in a Premises Liability Case?
Posted on August 26th, 2021 in Personal Injury
If you were injured on someone else’s property, you may have a premises liability case. While these cases may often be associated with slip and fall accidents, there are many more incidents that fall under premises liability. This includes animal attacks, swimming pool accidents, defective conditions on the premises, inadequate maintenance on the premises, and […]Read More
Why Would a Workers’ Comp Claim Be Denied?
Posted on August 20th, 2021 in Personal Injury
Accidents happen, and you may be injured at work. While this can lead to you missing time from work and facing costly medical bills, workers’ compensation can be a huge help. You expect to receive workers’ compensation for an injury or illness that occurred at work or because of your job. However, sometimes your workers’ […]Read More