A pint of green beer and pretzels on a table.

St. Patrick’s Day is all about having good fun, and it’s a great opportunity to get out there and share in the festivities that celebrate our nation’s rich Irish culture and Saint Patrick – the Patron Saint of Ireland who, the legend goes, helped banish the snakes from Ireland. Philadelphia is obviously a great city…

A smartphone displaying the Uber App

Ridesharing companies like Uber and Lyft have changed the way many of us get around. They have made commuting more convenient for millions. Unfortunately, Uber and Lyft drivers can get into accidents just like anyone else, often leaving victims with serious injuries and no idea where to turn. Fortunately, a Philadelphia car accident attorney can…

  • December 13, 2019
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Can an Undocumented Immigrant Sue for Personal Injury?

Many undocumented immigrants feel helpless when they’ve sustained any kind of accident injury. Fears of deportation and arrest may stop undocumented immigrants from filing personal injury claims. These individuals than suffer in silence while the negligent individuals who hurt them escape responsibility. There are over 12 million undocumented immigrants currently living in the United States….

  • 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 28, 2019
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NJ Scooter Laws

This page provides an overview of New Jersey’s newest electric scooter laws, and what to do if you’re involved in a scooter accident. Electric scooters are popping up in cities everywhere across the United States. As of May 13, 2019, the state of New Jersey has jumped on the bandwagon and officially legalized the use…

  • 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 26, 2019
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PA Bicycle Laws

This page entails an overview of Pennsylvania’s bicycle laws and what cyclists need to know about. All cyclists should have a comprehensive understanding of the rules of the road and their personal responsibilities while traveling throughout Pennsylvania. This knowledge can help people avoid tickets, fines, and potentially severe accidents. On this page, we are going…

  • 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…

Pennsylvania Pedestrian Laws

Like most states, Pennsylvania requires drivers to pass a written and practical test in order to obtain a driver’s license. Obviously, no such test is required to be a pedestrian — which may leave some people unfamiliar with our state’s many laws governing walking in and around traffic. Understanding these laws is important, particularly given…