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February 2015 Archives

Is the Dram Shop Act useful in drunk driving accident cases?


Being involved in a drunk driving accident is an untenable situation. Victims in drunk driving accidents often times bear the brunt of the accident and can suffer severe injuries. At times, a drunk driving accident can result in death. The families of the victims are usually the ones that have to deal with the aftermath of the accident because the actual victim is too incapacitated to do so. The legal steps taken after an accident of this type can be complex and confusing because a criminal suit as well as a civil suit can arise out of a drunk driving accident.

Are there defenses to drunk driving accidents?


Involvement in any car accident is always concerning but being in a drunk driving accident seems to carry with it a certain stigma because of the nature and circumstances surrounding the accident. Unlike other car related accidents, drunk driving accidents occur because of the actions of the driver not in spite of those actions. Accidents involving drunk drivers tend to leave the victims in the accidents seriously injured or dead. The victims in crashes of this kind can look to the legal system to be made whole.

What are Pennsylvanian responsibilities in medical malpractice?


Most Pennsylvanians do not have to worry about filing a medical malpractice claim. Most people do not experience anything out of the ordinary when they visit the doctor or have medical procedures done. But, for those of us that have to go through a situation where a medical mistake takes place, which adversely impacts our health, then we have to start thinking of what to do next. Medical malpractice is when a medical professional acts negligently with respect to his/her duties, thus, causing harm to someone in their car. Malpractice cases are negligence claims that are filed by the patient, or the injured party.

What are some birth injuries that can occur?


The birth of a child for Pottsville area residents is usually a joyous occasion. The new child is anxiously anticipated for months before it is born. Most births go as expected, with no complications, but occasionally a birth injury can occur.

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