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Liability for Texting and Driving Accidents in Pennsylvania

March 11, 2021

Pennsylvania has a texting-while-driving ban. This means that drivers are prohibited from sending or receiving texts while driving. If either the other driver or a witness confirms they were texting at the time of the crash, then they will usually be held liable. Continue reading to learn more about liability for texting and driving accidents in Pennsylvania. Read more: What…

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Pain and Suffering Calculator After a Pennsylvania Personal Injury

March 4, 2021

If you were injured due to someone else’s negligence and you have been exploring your legal claims options, you likely have a lot of questions. One of these questions may be regarding how much you can receive in compensation for your damages, most notably how much you are entitled to for pain and suffering in Pennsylvania. The amount of money…

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What NOT to Do after a Car Accident

February 20, 2021

When you’ve been involved in a motor vehicle accident, there are lots of things you SHOULD do – seek medical attention, call the police, contact the insurance company. But what should you NOT do? In today’s blog, we discuss what you shouldn’t do after a car accident as any of these errors can seriously impact your legal rights and options…

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How Does Workers’ Compensation Work in Pennsylvania?

February 15, 2021

When you are injured or develop an occupational illness in the course and scope of your employment in Pennsylvania, you may be entitled to workmans’ or workers’ compensation benefits. These benefits are designed to help you cover your medical and living expenses while you recover from a work-related injury or illness. As an employee in Pennsylvania, you should familiarize yourself…

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What Questions Should I Ask My Personal Injury Lawyer?

February 10, 2021

If you have a personal injury case, you may know that you have numerous options when seeking to hire an attorney. Ideally, you should speak to several prospective attorneys and ask questions to help you evaluate whether a particular attorney might be right for your case. But what should you ask them during your initial consultation? Continue reading to find…

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Is a DUI a Felony in Pennsylvania?

February 5, 2021

Is a DUI a felony in Pennsylvania? If you were recently arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol, it’s probably the question you’re asking yourself. A conviction for DUI in Pennsylvania can carry serious and long-lasting consequences, so it is critical that you understand your rights and options when you are facing a DUI charge. Having an experienced DUI…

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How Do I File a Personal Injury Claim After a Lyft Accident?

January 31, 2021

Rideshare vehicles are a convenient, reliable, and supposedly safe way to get around town. Meeting friends in a new city? Had a few drinks and do not feel comfortable driving? Need a ride to the airport and none of your friends want to be up at 6AM to take you? Rideshares are a viable option for all of the scenarios…

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