Should I Hire an Attorney for a Minor Car Accident?

Car Crashes
motor vehicle accident causes

You are on your way home from work when a vehicle rear-ends you at the stop sign. The damage to your vehicle is minor, consisting of some dents and scrapes on the rear bumper. However, your car is by no means totaled, and it drives just as fine as it did before. Immediately after the…

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The Leading Causes of Deadly Teen Car Accidents

Car Crashes
teen car accidents

Car accidents are currently the leading cause of death for teenagers in the United States. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), six teens between the ages of 16 to 19 years died each day in the U.S. in 2017. One of the reasons for this is that a teen driver is…

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Do Dram Shop Laws Apply to PA Drunken Driving Cases?

Car Crashes
DRAM Shop

Most states have enacted laws that not only hold drunk drivers accountable for their irresponsible actions, but also hosts and alcohol vendors, such as bars. Pennsylvania is one of those states that has enacted laws to punish both parties involved in a drunk driving case – when the right circumstances apply. State laws allow you…

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Four Factors that Influence Jurors in Auto Accident Cases

Car Crashes
jury trial

In an auto accident lawsuit, you may find yourself facing a jury instead of negotiating with the other party privately. If your case does proceed to the jury, all of the attorneys involved in the lawsuit will have an opportunity to interview potential jurors. Once the jury is selected, it is up to the plaintiff…

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Full Tort vs. Limited Tort Claims: What is the Difference?

Car Crashes
car accident injury

When you enter the realm of personal injury law, there are plenty of terms that will be thrown at you – and you may have difficulty deciphering their meaning. One thing that you may be approached with is Limited Tort versus Full Tort in your Pennsylvania car accident. When you initially purchase your auto insurance…

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