• October 29, 2019
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PA Car Accident Statistics

Analyzing the latest car accident statistics for Pennsylvania and the leading causes of crashes. The latest car accident statistics provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation are from 2017. The data from 2017 was positive in terms of the overall fatality rate being a record low of 1,137. However, that still means that well over…

  • October 27, 2019
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NJ Car Accident Statistics

On this page, we’re reviewing the numbers associated with New Jersey’s car accident rates, the causes, and why it’s crucial to get legal representation. There are hundreds of fatalities each year in New Jersey as a result of car accidents, and thousands more are injured. The New Jersey Department of Transportation reported 270,231 car collisions…

  • October 25, 2019
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Dealing with Drivers Who Have Road Rage

Understanding how to approach road rage within other drivers and we can go a long way in terms of avoiding car accidents. There’s little doubt that road rage happens all too often and can be extremely dangerous. Occasionally, anxiety behind the wheel in traffic situations can bring out the very worst in people. Although it…

  • October 23, 2019
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Burn Injuries After a Car Accident

Here we’ll discuss the common types of burn injuries that occur after car accidents, in addition to common complications, treatment plans, and what plaintiffs must do in these types of personal injury cases. There can be a multitude of injury types when someone is involved in a serious car accident. Injuries commonly include fractures, injuries…

What Happens If I Am in An Accident with An Uninsured Driver?

Most of us wouldn’t dream of getting behind the wheel of a car without insurance. Not only does insurance help to protect others and ourselves, but it is also required by the law. Yet…some people do drive without insurance, more often than we would like. And when uninsured drivers cause accidents, it creates even bigger…

Is Distracted Driving Still a Problem in Pennsylvania?

Have you answered a call while behind the wheel?  If you’re in Pennsylvania, that may be unsafe, but it isn’t necessarily against the law. Despite ample evidence of the dangers of distracted driving, there is no law in Pennsylvania requiring drivers to stay off of their phones while driving. Previously, Philadelphia had a ban on…

  • September 07, 2019
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Why Bike Lanes Should Have Physical Protection from Car Traffic

A recent study from Monash University in Australia suggests that merely painting bike lanes onto the roads may be counterproductive.  For a period of up to two weeks, cyclists were monitored by electronic equipment and cameras to view motorists and measure the distance at which the motorists passed cyclists on the road. The study results…

GAP Insurance, What Is It And Do I Need It?

Gap insurance is a type of motor vehicle insurance. This type of coverage comes into play if your car is totaled in an accident. Gap insurance is an optional coverage that will pay the difference between the actual cash value of your car and the amount you still owe on a lease or loan. This…

What Is Dollar A Day Insurance In New Jersey?

At times, we have clients that have Dollar A Day insurance in New Jersey. This is a type of auto insurance coverage available to certain New Jersey residents. The actual name for this insurance program is the Special Automobile Insurance Policy (SAIP). This insurance program is available only to those residents who are eligible for Federal…

Do you know the difference between limited tort auto insurance and full tort auto insurance?  Do you know what rights you give up by selecting limited tort?  Are you aware of the benefits of selecting uninsured and underinsured motorist coverage?  If you don’t know the answers to these questions, contact our firm for a free…