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New Jersey School Bus Crash Raises Safety Questions

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School Bus Collision Prompts Safety Experts to Reconsider Seat Belts and Personal Injury Accident Prevention When parents send their kids to school or school-related activities on a school bus, they expect that the bus driver will take all necessary safety precautions in order to avoid a serious or even fatal bus accident. However, school bus… Read More

Slip and Fall Injuries in Warm Weather

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Trip and Fall Injuries Can Happen Even After the Ice Melts We often think of slip and fall accidents as being connected to colder weather when the ground is covered in ice and snow. Of course, a slip and fall injury does not have to be weather-related at all. For example, a dangerous slip and… Read More

Airplanes Can Pose Child Injury Risks

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Child Safety Advocates Ask Whether Child Seat Belts Should Be Mandatory on Airplanes When you are flying in or out of Philadelphia with your young child, chances are you did not pay for an extra seat for your child. Instead, like many parents with infants and toddlers, you plan to hold your child on your… Read More

Common Causes of Construction Accident Injuries

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Four Categories of the Most Common Construction Safety Accidents That Cause Injuries Construction site accidents can happen in many different ways, and many of these accidents and injuries are preventable. According to a recent report, we can group the most common construction injuries and safety accidents into four different categories – electrical incidents, falls, struck-by… Read More

How to Stay Safe While Riding Your Bike

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Cyclists and Pedestrians Experience Personal Injuries More Often in Traffic Crashes Serious personal injury accidents involving bicyclists and pedestrians are on the rise, according to a report from the Governor’s Highway Safety Association (GHSA). While cycling can be a great form of exercise as well as a healthy and environmentally-friendly way of getting from one… Read More

You Suffered an Injury at Work: What to do Next

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Determining if Your Injury can be Compensated Through Workers’ Compensation and/or a Personal Injury Lawsuit If you experience an injury at work, how do you know if you are eligible to receive workers’ compensation benefits? In addition to discussing your case with a workplace injury attorney, you should learn a bit more about how a… Read More

What are You Entitled to Under OSHA After a Construction Injury?

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OSHA Gives Rights and Protections to Employees in the Case of Construction Injuries What rights do workers have to a safe workplace? When should workers contact a construction accident lawyer? The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is part of the U.S. Department of Labor, and its primary aim is to prevent construction injuries at… Read More

Could Traffic Enforcement in Philadelphia Prevent Pedestrian Accidents?

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Philadelphia Seeks to Improve Pedestrian Safety in Center City with More Traffic Enforcement Officers In recent years, Center City Philadelphia has experienced significant growth particularly around Walnut Street, Chestnut Street, and Market Street. With the increased activity in the area has come a higher risk of pedestrian accidents, according to a recent article in The… Read More

4 Tips from Child Care Lawyers on Hiring Daycare Providers

4 Tips from Child Care Lawyers on Hiring Daycare Providers

Prevent Daycare Injuries from Negligence with These Precautionary Tips As parents, your first priority is the health and safety of your children. For working parents, placing children in daycare adds another level of concern and anxiety. A third of all children under the age of 5 years and a quarter of those aged 5 to… Read More