If someone dies in a Pennsylvania Car Accident caused by someone else, then the family members of the Decedent likely have legal claims for compensation from the Insurance Company for whoever caused the accident and potentially from any Underinsurance Coverage protecting the Decedent. There are two claims that arise out of a Car Accident death,…

Why did the US Supreme Court strike down President Biden’s attempt to enact a Vaccine Mandate to combat the spread of COVID-19 throughout the Nation’s workplaces? A review of the Vaccine Mandate Opinions from the “Conservative” Majority and “Liberal” Minority highlights the divide in the Supreme Court (and perhaps the Nation as a whole) of…

What to do Right Away If You Fall and are Injured? Report the Incident If you are injured in a Slip or Trip and Fall accident in Pennsylvania, it’s important that you report the accident immediately to the property owner. If you do not report it, an argument can be made later that you are…

One of the main reasons why it makes sense to hire a Car Accident Lawyer after being injured in a car accident in Pennsylvania is that a lawyer knows who is supposed to pay for what and what to do and what not to do after an accident. Issues to Be Handled After a Car…

It’s wintertime and snow and ice are coming.  So, if you or a family member are injured in a Slip and Fall accident in Pennsylvania on snow or ice, do you have a legal right to be compensated for your injuries? As an ethical Personal Injury Lawyer, and not an Ambulance Chaser, I’ll tell you…

In an important decision protecting the rights of car accident victims to receive full and fair compensation, the Pennsylvania Superior Court struck down a “Regular Use” exclusion that Erie Insurance was relying on to deny Underinsurance Benefits in the case of Rush v. Erie Insurance Exchange. Underinsured Benefits are coverage that you pay premiums for…

One of the most common questions I hear in my Pennsylvania Car Accident Injury practice is:   How long will it take to settle my Pennsylvania Car Accident case?  The answer is that each case is different and it all depends on the facts of your case, but there are several factors that impact the length…

If a child is injured an accident in Pennsylvania, the child’s parents can bring a legal claim while the child is a minor or the child can wait until he/she turns 18 and then bring the case as an adult.  What is normally a two year time limitation period for starting the legal process against…

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…

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