Patients trust physicians to provide the highest level of care possible. Unfortunately, not all physicians live up to this expectation.
The Takata airbag recall in 2017 affected millions of automobile owners and cost automakers millions of dollars.
Losing a loved one quickly due to the negligence of another party can be traumatizing, and in some cases financially debilitating. In such cases, a wrongful death claim may aid in providing some peace in knowing that the responsible parties will pay for what they did.
Accidents in the workplace occur every day. When teens start their first jobs, they may be particularly susceptible to certain workplace injuries.
Trucking accidents can be extremely devastating, and even fatal. Though many truck accidents are avoidable, the decisions of truckers and trucking companies make them a constant occurrence.
We’ve all seen the aftermath of a serious truck accident along highways, freeways and the Pennsylvania turnpike. Truck accidents fall under that category of a scene so horrible you can’t look away. While the truck often appears none-the-worse off for the crash, we are left to wonder what could possibly have happened to the poor driver and passengers in the smaller car that is often crushed beyond recognition.
Sometimes the nature of a job puts a worker in danger, but employers should minimize risks and eliminate hazards. When employees get hurt on the job or while completing a job-related function, a workers' compensation claim may be in order.
You may recall that in August of 2017, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette carried a story about two workers killed and four others injured due to a toxic gas leak from a pipeline at Bruce Mansfield Power Plant in Beaver County. The deaths and injuries occurred due to a release of hydrogen sulfide (H2S), a gas byproduct of coal burning plants. In this particular case, the pipeline the workers were inspecting was not specifically designed to carry the toxic gas, which had naturally built up in the lines.
The holidays are upon us, and lots of families will be traveling across the state. Many will be unfamiliar with Pennsylvania's topography and weather.
Each year, some unfortunate passenger car drivers in Pittsburgh find themselves involved in collisions with commercial trucks. Some of those individuals are not fortunate enough to survive their accidents.