Category Archives: Personal Injury
The Importance of Obtaining a Police Report After an Accident
After a car crash, it is natural for victims to want to move on with their life instead of dealing with paperwork. As such, they may not want to file a police report. In some cases, the other driver involved in the crash may even try to convince injured individuals not to file a… Read More »
Do You Have a Valid Slip and Fall Claim?
Many people automatically assume that if they slip and fall on someone else’s property, they automatically have a valid slip and fall claim. However, this is not always true. In order to have a legitimate claim, there must be certain elements present in the case. Meeting these requirements is not always easy, which makes… Read More »
Tips for Dealing with the Insurance Company After an Accident
After a car accident, there’s a good chance you’ll have to deal with the other driver’s insurance company. This is true if you’ve opted out of Pennsylvania’s no-fault insurance and the other driver was negligent, or if the injuries are serious enough to exceed Pennsylvania’s serious injury threshold. Unfortunately, the insurance company is not… Read More »
What is Comparative Negligence in Pennsylvania?
When an accident occurs, sometimes there is more than one person at fault for it. For example, a drunk driver may run a stop sign, hitting another vehicle. The motorist in the other vehicle though, may have been texting while they were driving, and not watching to ensure the drunk driver was going to… Read More »
What to Do If You’re Hurt on Public Transportation
With rising gas prices and streets that are becoming more congested every day, it’s no wonder that more and more people in Pennsylvania are looking towards public transportation to make their way around. Unfortunately, city buses are no more immune to getting into an accident than any other vehicle on the road. When they… Read More »
Wrongful Death and Survival Claims in Pennsylvania
When a loved one passes away, it leaves surviving family members in shambles. Loved ones are not only grieving, they are also dealing with other aspects of the loss such as how they will make up for the lost income, and the loss of contribution to the household. In the best of circumstances, it’s… Read More »
Have you been asked to participate in an IME?
After suffering serious injuries in an accident, you need time to focus on your recovery and learn to live with any permanent damage. The last thing you need is someone questioning the severity, nature and truth of your injuries. However, when you file a personal injury claim, the other side may ask these questions…. Read More »