In many states, the backlog of medical malpractice lawsuits awaiting resolution is staggering. Such cases are also often complex, requiring an understanding of difficult technical and scientific information.
After a fatal car accident, local law enforcement and officials investigate the incident to determine what happened. Families of those involved often have questions about the crash, wondering whether someone was at fault and if the collision could have been prevented.
Kids all across the nation, including those in Pennsylvania, look forward to October 31 each year. Who doesn't love a holiday that involves dressing up in a fun, crazy costume while having people give out candy all night? For many families, Halloween is a time to make good family memories.
In several previous posts, we've discussed the devastating impact a motorcycle accident can have on the motorcyclist and his or her family and friends. Just recently, a Pennsylvania man was killed after his motorcycle was struck in a multi-vehicle accident.
When a doctor, nurse, or other medical professional makes a mistake, a patient can be affected in many different ways. The mistake can lead to worsened or even life-threatening health conditions, impacting an individual on physical, emotional, and financial levels.
Pennsylvania residents may see a lot of surprising things on the road, from random objects that have flown off of truck beds to intense car accidents. But a crash that occurred earlier this week involved a truck that was hauling 24 cows to a slaughterhouse.
For most people, there is nothing more devastating than getting the news that a loved one has been killed in an accident. There can be a lot of anger and frustration, only enhanced by confusion as to how the accident occurred.
Interestingly, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation keeps a record of car accidents. Specifically, PennDOT keeps track of each accident that happens and where and when it occurs.
When an accident occurs, a number of personal injuries as well as property damage can result. Depending on the situation, individuals involved may find themselves in the hospital for a long period of time, recovering from crash-related injuries. But in some instances an accident can be fatal, taking the life of an accident victim.
York County law enforcement is still investigating a motorcycle accident that occurred Sunday evening. A woman and a little boy were riding on a motorcycle when they were hit by a car.