Joshua P. Geist Wins $2.1 Million For Head-On Collision Victim

July 2, 2019

$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 $2 million in compensation. Car Crash Victim Awarded Over $2…
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The Most Common Motorcycle Accidents

June 25, 2019

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 suffering a devastating injury. Accidents happen all the time on…
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Items Needed to Prove a Slip and Fall Case

June 18, 2019

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 in a slip and fall accident, it’s important to take…
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Who Can File a Wrongful Death Lawsuit in Pennsylvania?

May 24, 2019

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 costs that come along with it. This task can be…
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Common Causes of Car Accidents

May 17, 2019

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 still is an alarmingly high number. Moreover, of those 40,100…
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Recovering Financially After Amputation Injuries

April 30, 2019

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 parts may be amputated including ears, fingers, the nose or…
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Back-Related Slip and Fall Injuries

April 29, 2019

Slip and Fall Accidents and Back Injuries Slip and fall accidents can cause a variety of injuries including severe and lasting back pain. Slip and falls are more likely to cause back-related injuries in individuals who are older or suffer from preexisting conditions, but anyone could potentially develop a back problem from a slip and fall. Below we will discuss…
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Determining the Cause of Dog Bites and How to Prevent Them

March 28, 2019

When someone is bitten or attacked by a dog, this can result in serious injuries such as lacerations, deep cuts, internal bleeding, etc. Liability must be on the dog owner, however, causation is an important factor in dog bite cases and are often preventable. Taking precautionary steps and understanding what classifies as provocation can help avoid dog bite scenarios. Dog…
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Four Elements of a Personal Injury Claim

March 27, 2019

If you were injured in an accident and are now looking to file a claim to get compensation, it is important that you understand the four elements of a personal injury claim. In order for you to be able to get a settlement, there are certain factors that must be present and accounted for. There must have been a duty…
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Time Limits for a Pennsylvania Personal Injury Lawsuit: Watch for the Statute of Limitations

February 22, 2019

For any personal injury lawsuit, each state has its own set of rules on how long a victim is allowed to sue a potential negligent party. This is known as a statute of limitations. The general rule of thumb is that the start date for a statute of limitations begins on the day of the accident that resulted in the…
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