Category: Personal Injury

PA Park Injury Lawyer

In August 2016, a 3-year-old boy was ejected from his seat while riding the Rollo Coaster ride at Idlewild & SoakZone, in Ligonier, Pennsylvania. The boy suffered serious injuries in the accident, and state officials closed the ride and launched an investigation. The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture’s Division of Amusement Rides and Attractions oversees the […]

PA Medical Malpractice Lawyer

Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania’s Perelman School of Medicine recently released findings of a study that found a 200 percent increase in recurrent Clostridium difficile infections, between 2001 and 2012. Known familiarly as C. diff, the bacteria that causes intestinal illness kills at least 29,000 people per year. Doctors treat C. diff with antibiotics, […]

PA Birth Injury Attorney

A recent study suggests there is some correlation between warmer temperatures and the development of gestational diabetes in pregnant women. Toronto researchers studied 500,000 births in a 12-year period, along with the average temperature in the month preceding a test for diabetes. Women exposed to extreme cold had a rate of gestational diabetes 3 percent […]

Pennsylvania Negligent Security Lawyer

Wapner Newman successfully resolved a case in which a man and his friend were attacked in a casino parking garage. The criminals killed the man, seriously wounded his friend, and drove off in the victim’s car. This tragic crime wasn’t the first to occur at that location. Just 16 months earlier, carjackers targeted a casino […]

PA Daycare Injury Lawyer

We try as parents to keep our kids safe. From teaching them about dealing with strangers to the importance of wearing a helmet when riding their bicycle, life is full of lessons intended to keep them out of harm’s way. Daycare should be an extension of those lessons, a place of comfort and protection. While […]

PA Premises Attorney Lawyer

In the winter, slip-and-fall injuries increase some hospitals’ emergency room traffic by 500 percent. And, according to the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, stress fractures in the foot are one of the most common injuries in the winter. Ankle injuries are also common in the winter. Stress fractures are tiny cracks in the […]

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 […]

Pennsylvania Rehab Facility Injury Lawyer

Rehab hospitals: Can’t live with them, can’t live without them. You are out of the “real” hospital and on your way to recovery, which is encouraging, but you are not yet in your own home, and the place still has a hospital vibe. Nevertheless, if a patient has recently had surgery, a stroke, or a […]

Pennsylvania Lithium Battery Injury Lawyer

The Samsung Glazy Note 7 recall has been the subject of jokes on everything from commercials to late-night TV. However, carrying a cell phone that could possibly catch fire, and even explode, in your purse or pocket is certainly no joke. The massive global recall of the Galaxy Note 7, not long after the risk […]

PA Medical Errors Lawyers

Common sense says that someone who doesn’t do a particular activity very often, especially a complicated one, simply isn’t going to do it as well as someone who does it frequently. That holds true for professionals as well, particularly physicians. While it might be more convenient to go to a local doctor or hospital for […]