The giant online retailer has come under some pressure for its Amazon Basics line. Recent reporting shows that customers reviewed some products as presenting a fire hazard. Some products like faulty surge protectors or power cords have been investigated as the possible source of home fires. One … Read more about Amazon Basics sparking a Fire Risk?
A tractor trailer crash is more likely to cause serious injuries than a collision between two smaller cars. Common causes of a tractor trailer crash on the truck driver's side include fatigue, speeding, distraction and impaired driving. There are many laws in place to keep everyone safe on the … Read more about Tractor Trailer Crash – Avoiding Collisions
Whether you experience a major crash or small fender-bender, follow these insurance tips from a Chester County injury lawyer. Last year, according to the PennDOT database, there were 43,501 crashes reported by the police. If you have ever been involved in a collision, you know that it is a big … Read more about Chester County Injury Lawyer insurance tips
Pennsylvania announced earlier this year that it would employ turnpike speed cameras in work zones. The cameras will track the car by registration. A first speed offense in a work zone results in a warning. The second offense is a $75 fine. The third time that the turnpike speed camera catching … Read more about Turnpike speed cameras in Pennsylvania
Car Accident Car Accident what should you do? First, make sure that you are in a safe area and call the police. If you are injured, request an ambulance. When you are able to safely take photographs of the scene, it could be helpful for an insurance claim later. If you cannot safely take photos, do … Read more about Car Accident what should you do?
Avoid accidental drowning, a risk that increases during the summer. While water sports are a fun way to cool down, they bring risks. Unexpected water conditions, or inclement weather can cause hazards to swimmers and boaters. Currents, riptides and other conditions can be a danger at the beach. … Read more about Avoid Accidental Drowning this Summer
Fourth of July is just around the corner! This year, the celebration will be different, as the COVID-19 pandemic has changed our everyday lives and special celebrations. Most notably, for July 4, 2020, many local towns have cancelled fireworks displays. This means that many Pennsylvanians are … Read more about Firework Safety During COVID-19
PennDOT has extended expiration dates for vehicle registrations, inspections, and driver’s licenses. The following PennDOT products set to expire from March 16-May 31, 2020 have had their expiration extended through June 30, 2020: Vehicle registration of all classes Driver’s Licenses, Photo … Read more about PennDOT Extended Expiration Dates
Backup and rollover accidents are rare, but tragic events. Blind zones in vehicles, or inexperienced or inattentive drivers create risk of backup injuries. This past week a teenager struck her father while learning to drive. The man was standing in front of the vehicle, presumably thinking his … Read more about Backup and Rollover Accidents
In addition to the stay at home orders, traffic changes with coronavirus shutdowns are changing the way that cities operate. West Chester Pennsylvania is considering closing two main streets in the downtown area. This would allow more space for outdoor eating as restrictions ease. In New York … Read more about Traffic Changes with Coronavirus
On May 6, 2020 The Pennsylvania Board of Bar Examiners announced a new bar exam date and limited license opportunity for bar applicants. The Board has rescheduled the July 2020 Bar Exam to September 9 & 10, 2020. In addition, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court has authorized July 2020 Bar … Read more about New PA Bar Exam Date and Limited License
What is a defective product? Ask a Pennsylvania lawyer, and find out if you may have a case. A product is considered defective if it is sold in an unsafe condition due to any of the following: Poor design – The design of the product is ineffective or careless. When a product defect involves … Read more about Defective Products; Pennsylvania Lawyer