Can SEPTA Refuse to Make a Settlement on My Case?

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After being injured in a SEPTA accident, you will file a claim with the proper authorities. But, that is when the waiting game begins. You may find yourself waiting several days or even weeks for a response. Then, you may be disheartened by the fact that instead of offering a settlement, SEPTA refuses your claim…

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8 Tips for Avoiding the Most Common Halloween Accidents

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Whether you are a parent with trick-or-treating children or an adult ready to enjoy the festivities of Halloween, it is important to remember the propensity for injury. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the number of pedestrian deaths among children peaks on Halloween – another reason to exercise caution while going…

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Will My Personal Injury Settlement Be Taxed?

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Personal Injury Settlement Taxed

Most personal injury claims will settle without trial. While there are a small majority that still go to trial and win by verdict, it is more likely that you will receive a settlement before your actual court date. Once you have accepted this offer, the case will be settled and your personal injury attorney will…

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Can I Sue SEPTA for Negligence? It Depends

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Can I Sue SEPTA for Negligence

If you were to slip and fall while at Wal-Mart, you may be able to sue them. But, what happens if you were a passenger on a SEPTA bus and you are injured in a motor vehicle collision? Suing the government for negligence is not as straightforward as it is for suing a member of…

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