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Preventing Birth Trauma In Philadelphia Hospitals

Preventable birth traumas in Philadelphia are unfortunate events that can occur during childbirth due to various factors, often involving some form of medical oversight or error. Philadelphia hospitals are increasingly focused on implementing evidence-based practices and protocols designed to minimize the risk of birth trauma, such as thorough prenatal care, skilled birth teams, adherence to […]

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Legal Recourse For Injured Construction Workers In Philadelphia

If you are a construction worker injured on the job, you should first seek medical attention since your health should be the priority. Then you will need to notify your employer as soon as possible. Ensure you record medical treatments, expenses, and communications regarding the injury.  Injured construction workers have several legal avenues for recourse, […]

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Identifying Product Defects Before An Injury

Staying ahead of product recalls is crucial in Pennsylvania to avoid potential injuries. Regularly checking the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission’s website, signing up for manufacturer email alerts, and registering your products are practical steps. Monitoring local news outlets and social media for recall announcements is also good. Being proactive and keeping informed can significantly […]

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What Makes A Property Owner Liable For A Slip and Fall?

You often might hear the term “slip and fall” accident.  These accidents refer to situations where an individual falls and sustains injuries on someone else’s property. Slip and fall accidents at businesses in Pennsylvania are a significant concern, as they can lead to severe injuries and substantial legal liabilities. These incidents often occur due to […]

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What To Do If You Are In A Rideshare Accident

In today’s environment, rideshare services such as Uber or Lyft offer individuals a convenient way to get to and from places where they cannot drive themselves or would prefer not to do so.  It has proven to be an invaluable service for all ages.  However, it is just as likely that you could be a […]

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Getting Compensation After a SEPTA Train or Trolley Accident

Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA)  train accidents in Philadelphia can result in severe injuries and significant disruptions to one’s life. Victims of these accidents may be entitled to compensation for their injuries, lost wages, and other damages. The process of obtaining compensation involves navigating complex legal and regulatory frameworks, often requiring the assistance of an […]

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How to Plan for Estate Tax After Death

Benjamin Franklin once said that nothing is certain but death and taxes. The two inevitabilities are joined together in the estate tax. Although certain estates are subject to an estate or inheritance tax, there are strategies to minimize and possibly eliminate these liabilities. Lower estate and inheritance taxes, in turn, mean more assets that will […]

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