What Are the Employment Rights of Undocumented Workers in Philadelphia?

There are an estimated 160,000 undocumented immigrants in Pennsylvania. Undocumented immigrants are a significant part of the workforce in Pennsylvania and throughout the country. If you are undocumented, you may not have a clear idea of your rights under the law. For example, if you’re… read more

What Types of Cases Do Personal Injury Lawyers Handle?

Lawyers do not necessarily take a course in personal injury law in law school. Instead, they take a course in torts. Torts cover the civil wrongs that one person or business can commit toward another. Not every personal injury lawyer handles all types of torts…. read more

Do I Have to Report a Minor Car Accident in Philadelphia?

Even the most minor motor vehicle accident can be frustrating and nerve-racking. Aside from property damage and possible personal injuries, you will also have to deal with the legal implications.  In most cases, you will need to deal with resulting insurance claims, questions of liability,… read more

What Is MCS-90?

Chances are you have never heard of MCS-90. Unless you are in the trucking industry, it may not be familiar to you. Even if you’ve been in an accident with a commercial truck and are seeking compensation for injuries, MCS-90 may not ever be a… read more

What Does Yielding the Right of Way Mean in Philadelphia?

Understanding the rules of the road in Philadelphia, including when you have the right of way and when you need to yield, doesn’t just keep you from getting a traffic citation. It can also help prevent accidents. Failure to yield is one of the most… read more

Delayed Concussion Symptoms

Concussion symptoms often appear hours or days after an accident. Unfortunately, your concussion symptoms may worsen over time before they improve. After an accident, you should seek medical assistance. Even if you did not hit your head, the jolt to your brain caused by a… read more

Basic Personal Injury Settlement Breakdown: How Much Goes in My Pocket?

If you’ve been injured due to the fault of another in Philadelphia, PA, you may be wondering how much money you will receive for a personal injury settlement. Many factors determine how much money you will recover if you win your case. Since most personal… read more

What Are the Causes of Accidents on Construction Site?

Researchers around the U.S. have studied why construction accidents happen. Construction workers have the third-highest rate of job-related deaths in the U.S. — trailing only loggers and commercial fishermen. About 1,000 American construction workers die every year. This translates to about three construction workers every day…. read more

Do You Have to Wear a Motorcycle Helmet in Pennsylvania?

If you ride a motorcycle for the thrill alone, we don’t blame you. There is nothing more exhilarating than feeling the wind on your face as you take to the open road. However, loving the thrill doesn’t mean you should neglect considering the risks of… read more

How Much Does a Lawyer Cost in Philadelphia?

Unfortunately, many injury victims hesitate to contact a lawyer about their personal injury claim. They often worry about the costs of hiring a Philadelphia injury attorney to handle their case. The good news is that you may be able to hire a lawyer without paying… read more