11 Nov 2019
What To Consider if You Are Injured in an Accident in a Foreign Country
If you or a loved one suffered an accident while on vacation or travelling in a foreign country, it can be confusing to understand what, if any, rights you may have to hold the liable party accountable. There are vast ...
1 Nov 2019
Pennsylvania Nursing Home Neglect: Protecting Seniors
In 2011, the oldest Baby Boomers (defined by those born between 1946 and 1964) began celebrating their 65th birthdays and each day through 2029, at least 10,000 more will cross that threshold nationwide.¹ As this demographic trend plays out, there will be ...
21 Oct 2019
A Personal Injury Victim Can Get Compensation Even if Partially at Fault for the Accident
In Pennsylvania, a Plaintiff (injured party) in a personal injury matter brought under a claim for negligence can recover in certain cases even if the Plaintiff is found to be partially at fault for the accident.
10 Oct 2019
The Purpose of Recovering Compensation for Your Damages is to Make You Whole Again
In a personal injury lawsuit when you are injured through the fault of someone else, you are entitled to be compensated for your damages.
30 Sep 2019
Loss of Consortium Claims Mean Spouse Can Be Compensated For Loss of Services and Companionship
Most people know that if you suffer injuries in an accident, you have the ability to bring a claim to seek compensation for those injuries. What most people do not know, however, is that in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, the ...
17 Sep 2019
Effects of Hearing Loss May Be Life Altering
Every year, millions of Americans sustain traumatic injuries that cause them to suffer a full or partial loss of hearing. Symptoms of hearing loss may include a partial loss of hearing in one or both ears, and may be limited ...
4 Sep 2019
Pennsylvania and New Jersey Gives Child Victims Extra Time to Bring a Lawsuit
Typically, an adult in Pennsylvania or New Jersey must file their personal injury lawsuit within two years of an incident. Both states treat child victims differently than adults.
20 Aug 2019
How to Prevail If Injured in a Slip and Fall Accident
For individuals hurt in a slip and fall accident it is not enough to prove that you slipped and fell on a slippery substance and that you were injured as a result of that fall. Rather, in order to prevail ...
24 Jul 2019
The Basics of Auto Insurance Coverage: Uninsured Motorist Vs. Underinsured Motorist
There is a lot of confusion regarding the difference between Uninsured Motorist Coverage (UM Coverage) and Underinsured Motorist Coverage (UIM Coverage). You pay premiums for both UM and UIM coverage to your own automobile insurance company to protect you if ...
8 Jul 2019
Premise Liability Law: Helpful Definitions
Under Pennsylvania law, property owners owe a “duty” to the public to ensure that their property is safe and free from hazards. This “duty” entails that property owners must take steps to protect the public from being injured on their ...