Year: 2013

When consumers in Philadelphia spend their hard earned money on a product, they have a right to expect it to work as it should. If something malfunctions as a result of a defect in the product, the manufacturer may be held responsible to replace the product or refund the money…

As parents in Philadelphia who have lost children know, it is always painful anytime a child dies. When that death could possibly have been avoided, loved ones might be left asking themselves what if? and similar unanswerable questions. In news out of Fayette County, parents still in mourning seek justice…

The state of Pennsylvania has a large population of Amish living within its borders. In fact, Pennsylvania is the state with the second largest population of Amish, just behind Ohio. Because we often share the road with the Amish who are in their horse-drawn buggies, it is important to remember…

Michelin North America, Inc., is recalling certain Michelin LTX M/S tires, size LT225/75R16 115/112R LRE, manufactured from January 10, 2010, through June 23, 2012 due to a defect that could lead to tread separation. The tires were supplied for use as original equipment on Ford vehicles and as replacement equipment…

Many times those who are involved in car accidents in Philadelphia are simply caught in the wrong place at the wrong time. A common cause for collisions is drivers not following the laws of the road, including ignoring traffic signals and stop lights. When one driver disobeys the traffic laws,…

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is warning consumers that some models of HeartStart automated external defibrillators (AED) may not work during a cardiac emergency. The devices, which are made by Philips Medical Systems, a division of Philips Healthcare, had previously been recalled, but some people may still have the…

A running back for Marist High School in Hudson County was recently pulled from a football game during the second quarter when he began suffering an unusually strong headache. The headache brought suspicions of a more serious problem, as it seemed to be caused by taking hits that were not…

Going through the process of labor and delivery can be an emotional time for parents. The stress, pain and fear of the unknown can be exhausting. However, it is something that a majority of parents in Philadelphia say is worth it because at the end of it all, they get…

Under Pennsylvania law, drivers who are involved in car accidents are required to stop their vehicles and wait for authorities to arrive on the scene. If someone has been injured in the car accident, drivers must provide reasonable assistance – this includes calling 911. Unfortunately, drivers often leave the scene…