PA Post-partum Injury Lawyer

Childbirth subjects a mother’s body to extreme stress. Torn or stretched tissues and muscles are common, and with time, those injuries may heal without intervention. But some more severe post-partum injuries go undiagnosed or untreated, leaving new mothers in extreme pain. According to the research report, “Chronic Pain in Women: Neglect, Dismissal and Discrimination,” many […]

Wapner, Newman, Wigrizer, Brecher & Miller is proud to announce that the long civil trial stemming from the 2013 building collapse on Market Street has concluded with a $227 million settlement, which is believed to be the largest personal injury settlement in Pennsylvania history. After only four hours of deliberation, the jury returned a unanimous […]

PA Distracted Driving Accident Lawyer

Using your smartphone while driving is – in most circumstances – not recommended. Knowing that distraction is the cause of many serious and fatal crashes, there’s no reason to be browsing Facebook, Instagram or Snapchat while driving. However, some smartphone apps could actually help drivers make better decisions on the road. Helping Drivers Stay Focused […]

PA Electrocution Accident Lawyer

The Occupational Safety & Health Administration lists electrocution as one of the “Fatal Four” – the four most deadly types of accidents in the construction industry. When OSHA investigates a power line-related electrocution, it usually finds that the accident occurred because of improper safety procedures. OSHA rules are intended to protect workers from dangers like […]

PA Winter Car Accident Attorney

In February 2014, a multi-car pile-up on the Pennsylvania Turnpike injured 27 people and left other motorists stranded for most of the day. NBC 10 reported that the initial crash near the Bensalem interchange involved five tractor-trailers and 10 cars, and other vehicles subsequently crashed into those disabled vehicles. In all, the crash involved about […]

Pennsylvania Ride Sharing Accident Lawyer

One of the hottest forms of transportation these days is ride sharing. And even though this form of getting from one place to another is a great way to save money as well as time, accidents do occur from time to time. When this happens, it is imperative that those using ride-sharing services understand they […]

PA Drone Injury Lawyer

Today, drones are being used to measure supply stockpiles, track construction progress and inspect roof work at construction sites. And problems are becoming commonplace. The commercial use of drones is expected to grow and will increase risk exposure for contractors and project owners — from exposure concerns and bodily injury to property damage and privacy […]

Phildelphia Pedestrian Injury Lawyer

Winter and the shorter daylight hours bring more danger than just low levels of vitamin D and the “winter blues.” As the sunset gets earlier and earlier through the winter, and daylight savings time pushes it even earlier, pedestrians face an increased risk of being struck by vehicles. As visibility lessens when the sun starts […]

Pennsylvania Car Wreck Lawyer

Gridlock, accidents, tons of time added to your commute, general frustration — just par for the course in Philly for anyone traveling the Schuylkill Expressway. However, there’s good news coming out of the Transportation Department. Defying “conventional wisdom that you can’t do anything with the I-76 corridor,” Pennsylvania Transportation Secretary Leslie Richards has suggested improvements […]

PA Parking Lot Accident Attorney

You survived the holiday traffic and slippery roads. Now, the only thing that stands in the way of your shopping is finding a parking space. Your eyes are peeled for open spots, preferably spots that are close to your preferred entrance. That kind of focus is better spent searching for presents. Nothing takes the fun […]