Your Auto Insurance Policy Might Cover a Lot More Things Than You’d Expect

Most of the time, auto insurance is other cars or property. You’re covered for injuries to yourself or others in an accident, for car theft, and possibly for roadside assistance or a rental car if your own car breaks down. But auto insurance can cover a lot of other things that you might not expect…. [Read More]

How an Attorney Can Help You Get Victim’s Assistance

If you are a victim of a violent crime, including assault, rape and the homicide of someone you love, you may be eligible to receive victim assistance through a government program designed to reimburse people in your situation. This may include help for medical and dental expenses, funeral costs, counseling and lost wages or support…. [Read More]

Premises Liability: Do you have a Case?

When you go on someone’s premises, whether an individual’s home or a company’s property, you have the reasonable expectation to believe those premises will be safe for people to use. If you are injured while on someone else’s property, you may have the right to pursue compensation. Before you do so, take the time to… [Read More]

Proving Fault in Medical Malpractice Cases is Harder than You May Think

When someone you love has suffered injury at the hand of a doctor, you may feel that the case is cut and dried. After all, the doctor performed medical care, or failed to do so, and your loved one was hurt as a result. You’ve probably heard stories about people who won millions of dollars… [Read More]

New Ratings for Child Safety Seats in Philadelphia: What you Need to Know

The car can be a dangerous place for your child, and many unsuspecting parents have improperly secured their children in their vehicles through no fault of their own. According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, many cars feature LATCH car seat installation systems that are too hard for people to use properly. To help… [Read More]

4 Steps to hiring an Accident Attorney

An accident attorney can prove to be highly beneficial if you are ever involved in an accident. It’s not very difficult to hire one if you understand the process and take the right steps. It is important to have the right representation when you are dealing with an accident, which is why we have provided… [Read More]

The Many Dangers of Distracted Driving

Grabbing your phone to check a text or reaching behind you to adjust your child’s pacifier isn’t a big deal when you are driving, is it? Actually, statistics show that it is. According to the National Health and Traffic Safety Association, 18 percent of fatal crashes in the country occur because of distraction. This means… [Read More]

What exactly is Pain and Suffering?

When it comes to personal injury cases, pain and suffering is generally a key component. Many people have heard the term but are unsure exactly what it means. There are two different kinds of pain and suffering. One is physical pain and suffering and the other is mental pain and suffering. Physical pain and suffering… [Read More]

5 Things Your Lawyer Needs to Know About Your Personal Injury Case

Personal injury lawsuits can be extremely complex. For this reason, many people who have been injured in an accident hire a personal injury attorney for help. There are many pieces of information your personal injury attorney will need to know. You need to let them know exactly when the injury occurred. Knowing the date that… [Read More]

April 2015 Newsletters From Lipschutz & Friedman

The following newsletters from Lipschutz & Friedman contain valuable information… As the U.S. population ages, slip-and-falls among the elderly have become a major issue. More than 2.4 million people a year over the age of 65 suffer injuries in falls that are serious enough to require a visit to an emergency room, according to the… [Read More]