Pittsburgh Personal Injury Blog
In an article posted by the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette www.post-gazette.com, thousands of injured workers statewide could receive more benefits after the Pennsylvania Supreme Court struck down a key part of the workers’ compensation law. NO MORE IMPAIRMENT RATING EVALUATIONS. The court’s decision eliminated the practice of using the American Medical Association guidelines to place a cap […]
We are pleased to announce that William R. Caroselli, Esq. is the receipient of the Special Lifetime Achievement Award by the Pennsylvania Association for Justice. On behalf of Caroselli, Beachler & Coleman, L.L.C. posted in Firm News on Tuesday, June 20, 2017.
We are pleased to announce that William R. Caroselli, Esq. is the recipient of the 2017 Champion of Justice Award by the Western Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association. “Champion Among Champions” On behalf of Caroselli, Beachler & Coleman, L.L.C. posted in Firm News on Thursday, May 18, 2017.
We are pleased to announce that Thomas Smith and Rhett Cherkin have been certified as specialists in the practice of workers’ compensation law by the Pennsylvania Bar Association Workers’ Compensation Law Section. Smith and Cherkin join attorneys Daniel Bricmont and Fred Soilis as certified workers’ comp specialists. “We are extremely proud of Thomas and Rhett for their tireless work in the field […]
You know that riding a motorcycle comes with several inherent risks. You can get into an accident in any vehicle, of course — all it takes is one mistake by another driver — but the odds of injury are far higher on a motorcycle. Unlike vehicle drivers, motorcyclists do not have a steel cage […]
April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month, but everyone should be on the alert for distracted drivers no matter what month it is. While distracted driving is an ongoing problem all across the U.S., it is more of an issue in some states than in others: Louisiana, for example. A study reveals distracted driving trends An […]
Driving in Pennsylvania can be dreadful depending on the traffic conditions, the weather or unexpected environmental hazards that distract from a person’s focus and visibility. People who do not put adequate effort toward focusing on what they are doing while they are driving are at a much higher risk of being involved in a serious […]
When driving in Pennsylvania, a driver’s worst nightmare is crossing paths with a sleepy truck driver. Truckers often drive for long hours on monotonous routes. Not surprisingly, many of them may nod off or fall asleep. When this happens, they may plow into a parked car at a red light or into oncoming traffic on […]
Almost every state has laws requiring the use of seatbelts for both drivers and passengers. However, a study undertaken by university researchers looks at the effectiveness of primary and secondary enforcement seat belt laws in terms of helping to prevent traffic fatalities. A little history Many states have adopted seat belt laws geared toward “primary […]
Among one of the most preventable reasons that people get into car accidents in Pennsylvania is their decision to drive while drunk. Unfortunately, this decision is made daily by people all over the nation and one that both lawmakers and authorities have tried relentlessly to prevent. What makes it doubly tragic is when people are […]