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What is Overtime Pay, and How Do I Calculate it?

Hour and Wage Violations in Pennsylvania Has your boss ever asked you to put in a few extra hours in a workweek? If so, then are you sure you were compensated fairly? Overtime pay is regulated by the federal Fair Labor Standards Act, so it’s important to know whether you…
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Premises Liability and Housing Development Property Owners

Premises Liability Overview Have you ever been injured on private property? Were you a guest of the house owner? If so, then it’s important to learn a little bit about premises liability laws. Defining Premises Liability What exactly is premises liability law? What happens when an accident occurs on private…
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Traffic Accidents FAQ

Understanding Auto Accidents Have you recently been involved in an auto accident? Perhaps, you simply want to learn more about them so you can avoid future injuries or tragedy. Whatever your reason for being here, this blog goes over some of the most frequently asked questions regarding motor vehicle accidents….
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How to Find Complaints Against a Doctor or Hospital

The Importance of Researching Doctors When you are looking to be seen by a medical professional, you naturally go online and do a bit of research. Whether you need a diagnosis, second opinion, treatment plan, medication management, therapy, yearly preventative care appointment, or a simple medical consultation, you want to…
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Joshua P. Geist Wins $2.1 Million For Head-On Collision Victim

$2.1 Million Recovered for Pittsburgh Accident Victim After a severe car crash, one Pittsburgh resident found himself with significant injuries. After multiple surgeries, he still suffers from limited mobility. The resident hired a personal injury attorney, filed a lawsuit from Goodrich & Geist, P.C. and has now successfully recovered over…
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The Most Common Motorcycle Accidents

Motorcycle Fatalities Owning a motorcycle is one of the most thrilling adventures you can have in life. This type of transportation is, however, exhilarating and dangerous all at the same time. When you hop on your motorcycle, no matter the time of year, you are putting yourself at risk of…
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Items Needed to Prove a Slip and Fall Case

Slip, trip and fall accidents happen all too often. Why? Because property owners or managers fail to check for hazards that can lead to slip and fall accidents. Or, equipment fails and it is never repaired or replaced, resulting in this kind of accident. Either way, if you are injured…
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Who Can File a Wrongful Death Lawsuit in Pennsylvania?

Wrongful Death Lawsuit in Pennsylvania When a loved one dies as a result of the actions of another, it is difficult for many people to process. In addition to the grief that comes with mourning the death of the loved one, family members must also handle the funeral arrangements and…
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Common Causes of Car Accidents

Car Crash Statistics According to the National Safety Council, the number of car accident-related deaths that occurred in the United States totaled 40,100 in 2017. While this statistic denotes a 1% decrease in the total number of car accident fatalities that occurred across the country in the year prior, it…
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Recovering Financially After Amputation Injuries

Amputation Impact and Statistics On average, about 30,000 traumatic amputations will occur annually throughout the nation. These types of amputation injuries happen when a victim is so severely injured that they are forced to lose a body part. While many assume amputations only include legs or arms, many other body…
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