One of the safest places to be in western Pennsylvania is usually within the walls of a hospital or other medical facility. Still, disaster can strike even in environments associated with healing and recovery. Earlier this month in Chambersburg, a wrongful death trial began that is likely to gain the attention of the local medical community.
There are countless types of medical negligence that can affect any type of patient in Pennsylvania. From someone who is just in the emergency room for a few hours to the long-term resident of a group home, those who can be impacted by negligence or
Driving in one's car is an everyday activity for most residents of the Erie area, yet is also one of the most dangerous things people must do on a regular basis. Families affected by car accidents understand all too well the emotional and financial implications of a damaging crash, let alone those caused by a fatal collision. When it comes to the legal courses of action that are possible after an accident, demonstrating negligence is key to eventually obtaining the
East of Erie, the Pittsburgh area was once known for coal energy that powered the country. Recently, though, a coal truck crash reminded residents that there are dangers that come with any industry. Last month in Indiana County, a multi-vehicle accident involving a coal truck led to serious injuries as well as one death.