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What Should I Do If I Suspect Nursing Home Abuse?

August 11, 2021

Families throughout Pennsylvania rely on nursing homes to take care of loved ones who require more intensive and specialized health and personal care. While most nursing homes provide excellent care and service to their residents, too many people who live in nursing homes become victims of abuse or neglect inflicted by nursing home staff members. If you believe that a…

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DUI Arrests Over Labor Day Weekend

August 1, 2021

Labor Day is considered the unofficial end of the summer season. Many people mark the holiday weekend by going to the beach, barbecues, picnics, pool parties, or other events. A lot of people’s Labor Day weekend plans may also include consuming alcohol. Unfortunately, some people make the poor choice to get behind the wheel after having consumed too much alcohol. …

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Penalty for Refusing Breathalyzer Test in Pennsylvania

July 30, 2021

If you are pulled over after a night out with friends, you may worry about your future and its legal implications. Understanding the laws and your rights is important if you ever find yourself in this position. Do you know Pennsylvania’s laws regarding a DUI and the requirement of taking a breathalyzer test?   Do You Legally Have to Complete…

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Workers’ Compensation Coverage and Benefits

July 22, 2021

All employers in Pennsylvania must carry workers’ compensation. Workers’ compensation is a type of benefit that protects workers in the event that they are injured while working on the job. This benefit should cover an injured worker’s medical bills and lost wages. What Does Workers’ Compensation Cover? You might not ever consider what workers’ compensation covers until you need to…

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Motorcyclists’ Risks Increase During Summer Months

July 11, 2021

Pennsylvania drivers will likely notice an increase of motorcyclists on the roads during the summer months. This is because Pennsylvania is subject to harsh, cold winters, which are not ideal for motorcycling weather. But, while the roads may be more ideal for motorcyclists in the summer months, the risks may also increase. Why Motorcyclists’ Risks Increase During Summer There tends…

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Top Reasons Why Car Accidents Increase During Summer

July 5, 2021

Summer brings warm weather and ample amounts of sunshine. So, why does it also bring an increase in car accidents? Knowing the numerous causes of accidents, as well as how to prevent them, can help you and your family stay safe this summer. Common Causes of Pennsylvania’s Summer Accidents Pennsylvania, as well as the rest of the country, notices an…

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Pennsylvania Shoplifting Laws

May 28, 2021

If you were arrested for shoplifting in Erie, PA, contact Purchase, George and Murphey for a consultation.  People engage in shoplifting for a number of reasons — sometimes people steal items they or their family desperately need but cannot afford (such as food), while other people are driven to steal due to mental health issues like kleptomania, while some people…

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