Motor Vehicle Accidents

A motor vehicle accident is an extraordinarily stressful event for most people. When you are injured, pain, stress and shock can combine to make you feel confused, upset and angry. Yet it is important to remain as level-headed as possible right after the crash. This post will discuss some of…

The months of November and December are a time a year that is typically reserved for family, traditions and creating memories. Unfortunately, a tragic car accident in Pennsylvania has left one man grieving for his fiancee and wondering about his infant son’s prognosis. Police are still working to determine exactly…

There are many drivers who work hard to ensure that their driving does not endanger anyone’s safety. They follow all speed limits, obey all traffic signals and drive defensively as driver’s education courses suggest. However, even a moment of distraction or miscalculation by the safest of drivers can have deadly…

It is a common observation that most car accidents are not accidents. Rather, they are negligence. Negligence is a legal doctrine that is typically explained as the violation of a duty of care. A surgeon has a duty to perform their task as a surgeon at a level of other…

Car accidents involving drunk drivers often tend to dominate the headlines. Yet while most in Philadelphia don’t think twice about driving responsibly when it comes to alcohol, few give as much thought to allowing themselves to become distracted while driving. According to the CDC, nearly one on every five reported…

No one in Philadelphia doubts the valuable service that law enforcement officials provide for the community. Yet what should be remembered is that these men and women are still bound by the same constraints of the law as the general population is. While they may be granted certain exceptions while…

Oftentimes when a car accident occurs in Philadelphia, innocent motorists or pedestrians are put in harm’s way. This is why it is so important for drivers to be responsible and realize their driving behaviors have the potential to affect those with whom they share the road. A pedestrian was killed…

Automobiles are powerful machines capable of causing serious injuries and even death. This is why it is so important for drivers in Philadelphia to realize the responsibility that comes with operating a vehicle, take it seriously and never attempt reckless behavior, such as intentionally causing a head-on collision. A driver…