In an example of 'fighting the good fight' Marc Rosenberg has obtained a 'One Half Million ($500,000.00) Dollar' verdict on a slip and fall case which most (NON PAAJ) attorneys would not have even touched. The case involved a slip and fall at Whole Foods Market in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for a 79 year-old woman who tripped over the cement barrier (wheel stop) in a parking garage. In a case where nothing was offered until an ADR mediation (at which time only $80K was offered and rejected)—this is a case in which the rightful verdict was reached to compensate this elderly individual for their sustained injuries.
Not including boating incidents, on average about nine people die from drowning every day in the United States, according to Injury Facts 2017 the annual statistical report on unintentional injuries produced by NSC.
Teens And Young Adults Often Don't Think About Safety
When we think of water safety, we often think of the potential for young children to drown. But drowning also is a concern for teens and young adults. While drowning is more common for children 5 and younger, it's the second leading cause of death for people age 5-24. According to NSC data, 737 people age 5 to 24 drowned in 2014.
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Helmet use has long been a controversial subject for bicyclists. Many feel that bicycle helmets do not offer any real protection, because of their design. But, a recently published study tells a different story. Researchers found that, when head injuries were involved, bicycle helmets reduced the risk of severe brain injury, facial fractures, and death. It also revealed some interesting details about who is more likely to wear a helmet.
How effectively can you explain UM/UIM coverage to a client who doesn’t know much about insurance? In layman’s terms, UM/UIM coverage is insurance that pays for the client’s injuries from an accident caused by the owner or operator of an uninsured or underinsured vehicle. Excess UM/UIM from a personal umbrella policy pays after the auto policy’s UM/UIM limits have been exhausted.
It’s important for a client to understand that UM/UIM coverage comes into play when an insured is involved in an accident and the person who caused it either doesn’t have any insurance or
Hitting the road and heading “over the river and through the woods to Grandmother’s house” is an annual ritual for many families, but experts caution motorists to ensure sure both their cars and their winter driving skills are properly geared up to face the elements.
No one wants to be stranded in the cold by a vehicle breakdown. Properly preparing your vehicle for winter driving is essential for the safety of all passengers and will greatly decrease the chances of your vehicle letting you down.
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Q: CAN I RECOVER IF THE OTHER PARTY HAS NO INSURANCE?
A: Often times yes. This depends on your insurance policy. Uninsured motorist coverage allows you to recover for medical bills as well as pain and suffering, even if the other party was uninsured.
In certain states they must decide to elect “zero threshold/full tort” or “lawsuit threshold/limited tort coverage.” Although more expensive — our concern is with our clients’ welfare and we suggest wholeheartedly that our clients purchase “zero threshold/full tort coverage” in the event that they and their loved ones are seriously injured. Such an election can make all the d...
Holiday travel continues to increase and is expected to reach its highest in years this Labor Day Weekend. Despite improvements in automobile safety and accident awareness, the Labor Day Holiday is one of the most dangerous times of the year to drive and accidents are expected to increase with the increase in travel. The NSC reports that in past years:
35,200 US traffic deaths occured throughout the year
3.8 million crash related injuries requiring medical attention occured throughout the year
394 deaths occured just over the Labor Day weekend
42,200 injuries needing medical attention were reported Labor Day Weekend
The craft beer industry is booming (especially in Pennsylvania and New Jersey), as consumers are becoming more interested in the many new styles and varieties of beer. Pennsylvania alone is home to over 100 craft breweries, and ranks second in craft beer production in the United States.
While the industry has opened up a new market for entertainment and local jobs, it can pose dangers to those who unaware of the difference between a standard domestic beer like Budweiser, and something like a craft 'India Pale Ale (or IPA)' — the first has an ABV (alcohol by volume) of between 4-5%, while the latter can range anywhere from 6-12% on average. What this m...