Free Consultation: 412.766.1455

Emergencies & Medical Malpractice FAQ

Any medical assistance in an emergency situation is usually welcomed. As far as liability is concerned, there is generally a high bar set for legal action against first responders in an emergency context. However, that high bar to legal action does not completely absolve first responders from all responsibility in…
Read Full Post

What Is a Wrongful Death Claim?

It’s completely devastating to lose a loved one unexpectedly. When you lose a loved one due to the negligence of another person or party, you have the right to seek compensation for your loss from the negligent party. These lawsuits are called wrongful death claims, and they seek to financially…
Read Full Post

Longtime Chairman of the Pennsylvania Board of Education Faces Serious Sexual Allegations

You never know when you will be sexually assaulted, but if it happens to you, one thing is clear, you will never forget it. The experience can take a devastating toll on your personal life, and on all of your ensuing relationships. The lasting damage it creates is one reason…
Read Full Post

Personal Injury Cases: Why Don’t The Majority Go To Trial?

If you have ever watched popular television, when it comes to shows that revolve around crime, everybody seems to end up in court at one point or another. Everyone is either looking for their day in court or dreading what will come of them while going through trial. While it…
Read Full Post

Ex-Elder Abuser Faces Court on New Elder Fraud Charges

A recent case involving institutional nursing home abuse reveals just how far some individuals will go to take advantage of unsuspecting and sometimes defenseless elders. The defendant, who is now 71-years-old herself, plead guilty to the crime of elder fraud. According to the case, she admitted to the crimes of…
Read Full Post

Dog Bite Prevention Tips

It is always hard to keep yourself from approaching a dog, especially when it belongs to someone you know. But even dogs you know or are someone’s pet can act out with a bite for a variety of reasons. According to the SPCA, dogs often bite when they are sick,…
Read Full Post

5 Tips To Survive Snowy Roads

With December upon us and the winter weather really settling in, everyone is preparing for inclement weather. That means making sure the snow blower works, snow shovels are in working condition and stocking up on snow salt for the walkway and steps. It is always helpful and smart to make…
Read Full Post

I Was Falsely Diagnosed With Cancer — Can I Sue?

All too often you hear stories of patients who have been misdiagnosed as not having cancer when in reality they do. The doctor or medical professional may miss signs or thinks the symptoms are related to something else. It is an all too common occurrence that leads to many cancer…
Read Full Post

Fiery Crash In Findlay Township

Last week, a terrifying fiery crash occurred in Findlay Township on Interstate 376. While traveling through a construction zone, one trooper noticed a vehicle in the emergency pull-off area with their hazard lights on. As the trooper slowed down to check on the vehicle, a Nissan Altima traveling too fast…
Read Full Post

Beaver County Suit Claims Opioid-Related Industries Lied About Drugs’ Addictive Qualities

Today’s health care standards and health-related technological advances make this generation potentially the most health-care conscious generation in history. While our society experiences this unprecedented level of health care success, doctors, surgeons and drug companies are not infallible. When a hospital, doctor, pharmaceutical company or other health care professional injures…
Read Full Post