Treating Vehophobia After a Car Accident

There are many consequences of car accidents. Physical injuries and financial losses are two of the most common types of damages by car crashes. However, emotional distress and psychological injuries are also common damages caused by car wrecks. Vehophobia is a fear of driving a… read more

Can Fault For a Crash Be Determined By Damage to the Cars?

Under Pennsylvania personal injury laws, you cannot hold another driver financially liable for damages unless you prove the other driver caused the car wreck. Therefore, you need to gather evidence that proves the other driver was to blame for the car crash. Sometimes, car damage… read more

Where Are a Semi-Truck’s Blind Spots?

Semi-trucks have large blind spots, or “no-zones,” which are located in the front and rear of the truck and on its sides. The truck driver cannot see a vehicle, pedestrian, bicyclist, or another object in the truck’s blind spots. Blind spot accidents are common. Unfortunately,… read more

Do I Need to File a Police Report After a Philadelphia Truck Accident?

Large commercial truck accidents are often devastating and involve multiple vehicles. A passenger truck may not cause as much damage as a semi-truck accident, but there is always the possibility of severe injuries and significant property damage.  Pennsylvania’s Requirement for Reporting a Truck Accident Pennsylvania… read more

How Long After a Car Accident Can You Sue?

Under Pennsylvania insurance laws, there are certain restrictions on car accident lawsuits. One of them deals with how long you have to file a lawsuit against the at-fault party. The first step will be to determine if you have the right to sue the at-fault… read more

The 15 Safest Cars for 2021

What do you prioritize when choosing a new vehicle? Do you search for a specific color, model, or feature? Or, are you more concerned about the vehicle’s price than other factors? For many people, safety is the top factor in choosing a vehicle. That is… read more

What Are The Odds of Dying in A Car Crash?

Whenever someone is involved in a car accident, there is a chance they sustain life-threatening injuries. Head-on collisions and rollover accidents have a high risk of traffic fatalities. However, any car crash could result in a traffic death. No one wants to consider that they… read more

How Much Does a Texting Ticket Cost?

Pennsylvania has a texting-and-driving law that makes it illegal to use an interactive device to send, read, or write messages while driving. The fine for a texting-and-driving ticket is $50 for each offense. But the costs of a texting ticket go beyond a fine. These… read more

Are You Suffering from PTSD After a Car Accident?

Combat veterans, crime victims, and disaster survivors can experience post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). But according to psychological studies, the leading cause of PTSD in the U.S. is car accidents. About 39% of accident survivors experience PTSD. This means that 6 million car accidents in the… read more

The Most Common Medical Errors

The odds of dying from a medical error are 1 in 10. Studies estimate that medical errors are responsible for between 100,000 and 200,000 deaths each year in the United States. However, some researchers suggest the figure might be even higher. John Hopkins Medicine reports… read more