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Seeking Damages From a Landlord for a Slip and Fall Injury

When you choose to rent a home or apartment, you expect it to be safe. You expect that your landlord will maintain your house in a way that is safe and free of any risk. When they don’t, you and your family may be at risk. If you slip and…
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Landowner Liability Involving Trespassers In Pennsylvania

Typically, a landowner owes a duty under Pennsylvania law, at a minimum, to refrain from intentionally or recklessly injuring a visitor to the property and to warn of dangerous conditions on the property that pose a risk to life and limb. Certain visitors to property, such as customers of a…
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Can I Sue If My Pet Was Injured On Someone Else’s Property

You are probably not going to like this, but in the eyes of the law, a pet is property. As such, it will be treated as property regardless of what legal action you pursue. In many cases, victims of a pet injury would have more success by seeking a remedy…
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What Is the Statute of Limitations on a Workplace Injury?

If you have been injured at work, you should be mindful of the time limits the law places on making a claim for compensation for your injuries and damages. Waiting too long to file a claim for a workplace injury may cause you to lose out on important rights and…
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2nd Woman Dies in Storefront Crash in Butler County

The Middlesex Township police department announced the death of a 36-year old woman after she succumbed to her injuries after the vehicle she was in crashed into a convenience store this past weekend. Patricia Collins, 36, was pronounced dead on Sunday, May 17 at UPMC Presbyterian. Another passenger, Kimberly Young,…
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3 Things NOT to Do During a Personal Injury Claim

There’s a lot of advice out there about how to be successful when you’re seeking out a personal injury lawsuit. When you’re going through litigation, there are a few important things you want to avoid doing, too. Learn about the most common mistakes individuals make while going through a personal…
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Third Circuit Affirms Award of Underinsured Motorist Benefits

In the recent case of Kirkpatrick v. GEICO Casualty Company, the U.S. Third Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed a federal district court judgment that awarded underinsured motorist benefits to a car accident victim and his wife. Injured Car Accident Victim Seek Uninsured Motorist Benefits Ronnie Kirkpatrick was injured in a…
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Consumer Advocacy Groups Demand Deeper Auto Insurance Premium Cuts

With millions of Americans forced to stay at home due to the coronavirus pandemic, the number of vehicles on the road and the number of miles driven has been drastically reduced as many people are working remotely and limited to the places they can travel to. As a result, automobile…
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Ladder-Related Accidents and Injuries

How often do you utilize a ladder or stepladder to perform a household task? While ladders are common household tools, they can be dangerous. This is especially true for workers who use ladders regularly on the job. If you’ve been hurt in a ladder-related accident at work, then you’re likely…
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Can I File a Personal Injury Lawsuit After My Accident?

Injuries happen all the time, so what differentiates an injury that gives rise to a lawsuit and an injury you can’t get compensation for? If you’re hurt and wondering whether you can pursue a claim or not, then you’ve come to the right place. Learn everything you need to know…
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