5 Common Personal Injury Myths

Posted on October 31, 2022
After a preventable accident caused by another party’s negligence, many victims refrain from filing a personal injury claim. Often, their reason for not doing so is because of the following five common myths.   If you believe your injuries are minor after a personal injury accident, there are multiple risks in failing to file or...
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Common Signs of Medical Malpractice

Posted on October 31, 2022
Doctors and other medical professionals are trusted to do what is best for our health, but unfortunately, that is not always the case. However, since mistakes can be made, it is important to be aware of the common signs of medical malpractice.  If you have followed through on all recommended treatments, taken all prescribed...
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Who is Liable in a Nursing Home Fall Accident Case?

Posted on October 31, 2022
The party responsible in a nursing home fall accident case can vary depending on the circumstances. However, nursing homes are obligated to ensure that residents do not suffer preventable harm. Therefore, nursing homes can often be held liable for a fall accident.  Like businesses, nursing home facilities are required by law to provide a...
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What are Pennsylvania’s Tort Laws and What Do They Mean?

Posted on October 31, 2022
“Tort” laws address how victims injured by the negligence of another party are protected and entitled to compensation. In Pennsylvania, residents have tort coverage on their car insurance policies. However, you can choose between “Limited Tort” and “Full Tort” coverage.  When motorists in Pennsylvania choose limited tort coverage, they cannot sue an at-fault driver...
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The Most Common Auto Recalls Seen in Product Liability Cases

Posted on October 31, 2022
When a defective part or vehicle fails to meet minimum safety standards or is determined to create an unreasonable safety risk, the manufacturer voluntarily or is sometimes forced to recall the product. However, when accidents and injuries have been caused by a defective part or vehicles that were part of an auto recall, victims...
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What Damages are Allowed in a Pennsylvania Wrongful Death Case?

Posted on October 31, 2022
When another party is responsible for a loved one’s death, surviving family members can hold the party accountable in a wrongful death lawsuit. In Pennsylvania, there are two types of damages you can recover: Compensatory and Punitive damages.  Compensatory damages are the most common form of compensation awarded in wrongful death cases. This type...
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