In Personal Injury Cases, people often have a knee-jerk negative reaction to the term “Pain and Suffering” as well as the concept that an accident victim is allowed to make a legal claim for compensation/money in order to make up for Pain and Suffering. In Pennsylvania, the Jury is instructed in a Personal Injury case…

One of the most common questions people have after being injured in a Pennsylvania Car Accident is naturally: Who Will Pay My Medical Bills? Most people think that the person who caused the accident is responsible, so his/her car insurance should pay.  That makes sense, but is usually wrong. Pennsylvania No Fault System Pennsylvania works…

This week I was fortunate enough to be able to settle a Chester County Car Accident Personal Injury case for nearly $1 million using a process called Mediation. My client was thrilled because we got a fair settlement through a relatively informal negotiation process which took place over Zoom rather than having to wait 6…

Who Pays Your Lost Income if You are Injured in a Pennsylvania Car Accident? Who pays your Lost Income after a Pennsylvania Car Accident depends on who is at fault for the accident and what type of car insurance you purchased. Pennsylvania No Fault Lost Wage Coverage Paid By Your Own Car Insurance Pennsylvania does…

MacElree Harvey, Ltd is proud to announce that Tim Rayne, longtime Partner and head of the Personal Injury Practice Group, has been named to the Top 100 List by Super Lawyers for Pennsylvania.  This is a rare distinction that Tim has earned for many consecutive years. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers…

Pennsylvania Dog Bite – Do You Have a Legal Claim? Pennsylvania Dog Bite Lawyer Tim Rayne explains whether or not you have a valid legal claim after being injured by a Dog Bite in Pennsylvania. Relevant factors that can make or break your Dog Bite claim include the Bite History of the dog, the Circumstances…

Who Pays for What if You are Injured on Someone’s Property? If you are injured on someone’s property, it’s important to notify the property owner immediately and ask for insurance contact information because you may be entitled to be reimbursed for medical bills and are sometimes eligible for other compensation. Whether you are entitled to…

Unfair Things that Happen in Personal Injury Cases – Liens Another unfair thing that can happen in a Pennsylvania Personal Injury Case is the imposition of a Subrogation Lien at the end of the case which can reduce or eliminate the recovery of the injured person. What is a Subrogation Lien? Subrogation is the legal…

The Benefit of Worker’s Compensation Insurance Worker’s Compensation can be a great benefit to a worker who is injured while performing his or her job. In Pennsylvania, regardless of who was at fault for causing the injury, if you were injured while working, your employer is required to have Worker’s Compensation insurance to cover you….

Unfair Things That Happen in Personal Injury Cases As a 25-plus year Pennsylvania Personal Injury Lawyer, I’ve seen a lot of unfair things happen to Accident Victims, so I thought I’d write a series of articles talking about Unfair Things That Happen in Personal Injury Cases. The first unfair thing is that the victim is…

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