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July 2018 Archives

Warning signs: Repetitive stress injuries

Routine can be a healthy part of our day-to-day lives. Many people find security and peace in structure. Especially in the workforce, repetition is essential to completing tasks and meeting goals. But when the occasional project turns to a daily grind, our bodies start to feel the strain.

How you can stay safe on your late night strolls

The kids are asleep, and it is the perfect time to get in your daily jog or clear your head with a nighttime stroll. It is dark outside, and there is light traffic. However, it is crucial that you stay safe as a pedestrian. This time is common for pedestrians at risk of suffering a personal injury. The darker it gets outside, the more difficult it may be for drivers to see you.

Occupations that result in the most workplace injuries


There is a chance that people can suffer injuries or develop illnesses no matter what type of job they have. These injuries and illnesses can be very devastating for the victim and their families. Some result in significant medical bills and force the employees to miss work as well, which means they will lose income as well.

Is now a good time for a bike ride?

As more and more individuals are electing to bike to their destinations, the amount of bicycle accidents and fatalities that occur from a motor-vehicle collision are steadily increasing.

Four people brought to hospital after car crash


Many people rely on their cars and drive them almost every day. People use them to get almost everywhere they go. This could be to go to work, to school, to the store, to run errands, go to dinner, get together with friends and family and for many other reasons. While people are driving, it is almost a guarantee that they will not be the only vehicle on the roads as well and will have to interact with the other vehicles. This interaction can lead to many car accidents and all drivers need to drive safely to avoid them.

No disruptions while driving

A recent feature from Apple helps eliminate the temptation and prevalence of cell phone use while driving. Do Not Disturb While Driving rolled out the iPhone software in late 2017 in an attempt to curb dangerous distractions for drivers.

Am I safe at work?

Employees in Pennsylvania go to work every day with the expectation that they will safely make it home again after the workday ends. Workplace accidents and injuries are an unfortunate reality, but you are not on your own when it comes to protecting yourself and your future after an injury.

Types of damages one may receive in a medical malpractice lawsuit


When people go to the doctor in Pennsylvania it can be expensive. However, for many it is worth the cost in order to have their injuries or illnesses treated. Also, it is natural to expect that when people go to the doctor they will get better. This is not always the case, though. Sometimes when a person goes to the doctor, they end up with worse injuries or complications. Sometimes these are unavoidable due to the risks involved with the procedure, but other times it is due to the negligence of the doctors or other medical professionals.

Why was my workers' compensation denied?

Work injuries can be common depending on which industry you work in. In the event you find yourself injured and unable to work and are expecting high medical bills or future discomfort, you should consider filing for workers' compensation. Do not be discouraged if your claim is denied. Unfortunately, employers and insurance often fight against and deny workers' compensation claims. Some reasons can include: 

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