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Car Accident Law Firm PA Knows Daniel’s Law: Cracking Down on Texting and Driving in PA

Drivers used to have to be worried about other drivers being distracted by their passengers or fiddling with the radio while on the road. Now, these practices are still dangerous, but they have been surpassed by the risk that comes from

By | November 22nd, 2016|Automobile Accidents, Car Crashes, Injury Attorneys PA, Tractor Trailer Accidents, Truck Accidents, Van Accidents|Comments Off on Car Accident Law Firm PA Knows Daniel’s Law: Cracking Down on Texting and Driving in PA

That Seventies Law – Support the Movement to Update PA Car Insurance Coverage

We are often contacted by people injured in automobile accidents by drivers who carried the state’s minimum required insurance coverage. These outdated coverage limits are 41 years old and need to be updated. That is why we are calling on all our clients, past and present, to join us in calling upon our state legislators to support a new effort that would finally bring Pennsylvania’s minimum auto insurance coverage closer to the 21st century.

By | February 26th, 2015|ATV Accidents, Automobile Accidents, Car Crashes, Drunk Driving, Injury Attorneys PA, Motorcycle Accidents, Pedestrian Accidents and Bicycle Accidents, Tractor Trailer Accidents, Truck Accidents, Van Accidents|Comments Off on That Seventies Law – Support the Movement to Update PA Car Insurance Coverage

You’ve Just Been In An Auto Accident. Now What?

Much of the news and advice we share on this blog concerns the legal options you should consider after you’ve been injured due to someone else’s negligence. Here, however, we want to share advice that may help you long before you ever contact us for legal counsel. After you read our tips for auto accident protocols, print them out, fold them up, and keep them in your glove box.

By | January 29th, 2015|Automobile Accidents, Car Crashes, Injury Attorneys PA, Motorcycle Accidents, Pennsylvania Truck Accidents, Tractor Trailer Accidents, Truck Accidents, Van Accidents|Comments Off on You’ve Just Been In An Auto Accident. Now What?

Rail Roaded: Is a Safety Threat Lurking Alongside Pa. Highways?

Another hazard that was originally intended to provide safety to passengers in motor vehicles has surfaced. ET-Plus guardrail units underwent a design change without notifying federal regulators leading to dire consequences.

By | November 20th, 2014|Automobile Accidents, Car Crashes, Injury Attorneys PA, Motorcycle Accidents, Pennsylvania Truck Accidents, Product Liability / Defective Products, Tractor Trailer Accidents, Truck Accidents, Van Accidents|Comments Off on Rail Roaded: Is a Safety Threat Lurking Alongside Pa. Highways?

Motorists Shoulder the Trucking Industry’s Load With Their Lives

Just a few months ago, we wrote about the federal government’s efforts to protect motorists by issuing rules intended to avoid excessive fatigue among commercial truck drivers. The U.S. Department of Transportation estimated that the new Hours-of-Service rules would cut truckers’

By | August 21st, 2014|Automobile Accidents, Car Crashes, Injury Attorneys PA, Pennsylvania Truck Accidents, Tractor Trailer Accidents, Truck Accidents|Comments Off on Motorists Shoulder the Trucking Industry’s Load With Their Lives

General Motors Recalls: 50 Years After First Protecting Drivers, Courts Need More ‘Sunshine’

When we last wrote about the General Motors recall debacle, it already had reached historic proportions. Unbelievably, the full extent of the quality control issues affecting the safety of the company’s millions of customers had yet to come to light. At

By | July 10th, 2014|ATV Accidents, Automobile Accidents, Car Crashes, Injury Attorneys PA, Motorcycle Accidents, Product Liability / Defective Products, Tractor Trailer Accidents, Truck Accidents, Van Accidents|Comments Off on General Motors Recalls: 50 Years After First Protecting Drivers, Courts Need More ‘Sunshine’

R u driving? OMG. put down ur fone

Traffic deaths in Pennsylvania reached an all-time low in 2013, according to figures announced this spring by PennDOT. Fatalities on our state’s roads were down almost 8 percent from a year earlier. Everyone can agree that those numbers are good news.

Tort Reform Would Kill The Engine of the Civil Justice System

Brooke Melton died on her 29th birthday. On a rainy night in March 2010, the pediatric nurse was driving to her boyfriend’s house on a two-lane road in an Atlanta suburb when she mysteriously lost control and her car swerved into

By | May 1st, 2014|ATV Accidents, Automobile Accidents, Car Crashes, Injury Attorneys PA, Motorcycle Accidents, Product Liability / Defective Products, Tractor Trailer Accidents, Truck Accidents, Van Accidents|Comments Off on Tort Reform Would Kill The Engine of the Civil Justice System

Protect Yourself Against Increasing Large Truck Traffic

Large trucks have made our modern existence possible. Without a way to efficiently transport just about anything, almost anywhere, you probably wouldn't have the computer on which to read this blog or the chair on which you’re sitting.

By | January 23rd, 2014|Automobile Accidents, Injury Attorneys PA, Tractor Trailer Accidents, Truck Accidents|Comments Off on Protect Yourself Against Increasing Large Truck Traffic