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Church To Pay 3k For Womans Injuries From Altar Call Crush

Church to pay $3K for woman’s injuries from altar call crush “To err is human; to forgive, divine,” Alexander Pope once said. Assuming the divine nature of it, forgiveness is hard to be certain of after someone has been hurt as a result of human error. But that doesn’t mean…
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Probe Of Cause Continues After Fertilizer Plant Fire Explosion

Probe of cause continues after fertilizer plant fire, explosion “Without chemicals, life itself would be impossible.” That was a common marketing phrase used by one of the world’s largest agricultural biotechnology back in the 1970s. There is no doubt that mankind has benefited a lot from innovative applications of chemicals;…
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Pittsburgh Premises Liability Siblings Die In Neighbors Pool

Pittsburgh premises liability: Siblings die in neighbor’s pool It doesn’t take much water to drown. That’s one reason why parenting experts in Pittuburgh and the rest of Pennsylvania remind parents not to leave their children unattended in a tub of just a couple of inches of water. Even those youngsters…
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Fries With That Maybe But No Used Condoms Thanks

Fries with that? Maybe; but no used condoms, thanks Have you ever stopped to think about the relative state of those McDonald’s play areas? Are they clean, or are they major transmitters of who knows what? We’re sure that regardless of whether the facility is in Pittsburgh or somewhere else,…
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Boys School Bullying Death A Premises Liability Issue

Boy’s school bullying death: A premises liability issue? When our children enter the halls of their schools we expect that there will be policies in place to ensure they will be safe as they possibly can be. As parents in Pennsylvania and the rest of the country have learned in…
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Highway Deaths Increase In Pennsylvania

Highway Deaths Increase in Pennsylvania By Josh Geist of Goodrich & Geist, P.C. on Tuesday, April 2, 2013. In 2012, deaths on Pennsylvania highways increased by 24 from 2011.  The total number of people killed on Pennsylvania’s roads in 2012 was 1,310.  That is almost 4 people killed per day….
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Bar Found To Have Over Served Driver Before Fatal Accident

Bar found to have over-served driver before fatal accident When a drunk driver gets behind the wheel of a car and causes an accident that leaves someone injured or dead, the driver is very often found liable for being negligent and reckless. But experienced Pittsburgh personal injury attorneys know that…
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March Is Brain Injury Awareness Month

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month By Josh Geist of Goodrich & Geist, P.C. on Tuesday, March 26, 2013. The Brain Injury Awareness Association of America has declared March as Brain Injury Awareness Month.  A brain injury does not discriminate and can happen to anyone, anywhere at anytime.  Every year,…
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1 Dead 2 Injured In House Leveling Western Pa Explosion

1 dead, 2 injured in house-leveling western PA explosion It is a common practice for us to think of our homes as our sanctuaries. The last place we expect disaster to strike is inside the four walls of these castles. Protection against such events is supposed to be a given…
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Truck Safety Alert

Truck Safety Alert By Josh Geist of Goodrich & Geist, P.C. on Friday, March 1, 2013. The number of fatal truck accidents and fatalities has begun to increase. According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) 3,757 people died in collisions with trucks in 2011. This is an increase…
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