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Boating Accidents During Philadelphia Winters

Boating Accidents During Philadelphia Winters

By Benedum Law |

Many Pennsylvania residents associate recreational boating with pleasant summer weather. However, many Pennsylvania residents continue to take their boats out throughout the fall and winter. Hunters, fishermen, and recreational boat owners do not always stop using their boats when the weather turns cold. Boat accidents do not stop during the fall and winter months…. Read More »

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Pennsylvania Man Wins $10 Million Court Award after Philadelphia Slip-and-Fall Accident

Pennsylvania Man Wins $10 Million Court Award after Philadelphia Slip-and-Fall Accident

By Benedum Law |

A Pennsylvania man was recently awarded $10 million in a settlement agreement after he was forced into early retirement by devastating injuries suffered in a slip-and-fall accident. Learn more about the accident and the resulting claim below, and contact a seasoned Philadelphia personal injury lawyer for help after an accident. The plaintiff in the… Read More »

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Five of the Largest Pennsylvania Personal Injury Verdicts

Five of the Largest Pennsylvania Personal Injury Verdicts

By Benedum Law |

Philadelphia juries have been known to issue large awards when accidents cause catastrophic injuries. In certain cases involving particularly egregious behavior, Philadelphia juries will award costs for medical care, pain and suffering, lost income, and an additional amount for punitive damages. When punitive damages are included, juries can reach verdicts for hundreds of millions… Read More »

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Child Safety and Uber/Lyft Rides

Child Safety and Uber/Lyft Rides

By Benedum Law |

As rideshare services like Uber and Lyft become more popular, concerns about the safety of these vehicles have been on the rise.  One issue that has been cropping up recently is the safety of children in rideshare vehicles.  What are the legal requirements for child safety in commercial vehicles?  Can you bring your own… Read More »

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What Happens After an Uber or Lyft Crash in Pennsylvania

What Happens After an Uber or Lyft Crash in Pennsylvania

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Rideshare companies like Uber and Lyft are becoming more and more commonplace, replacing standard yellow taxis and personal commutes.  While there are many benefits, including a reduction in the number of drunk driving accidents in many locales, for example, rideshare drivers are still humans, prone to negligent or even reckless behavior on the road. … Read More »

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Sexual Assault in Philadelphia Nursing Homes

Sexual Assault in Philadelphia Nursing Homes

By Benedum Law |

If you have an elderly relative who requires significant care and monitoring or who would benefit from being in a community with other similarly-situated people, setting up your loved one in a nursing home or assisted living facility may be a wonderful option.  We trust nursing homes to take care of our aging parents… Read More »

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Newly Proposed Pennsylvania Bill 1737 Would Protect Subcontractors From Construction Error Liability

Newly Proposed Pennsylvania Bill 1737 Would Protect Subcontractors From Construction Error Liability

By Benedum Law |

When a wall or staircase collapses and injures someone, who is liable?  The question is more complicated than it seems.  While it seems logical to sue the property owner, if the owner took all reasonable precautions and hired a qualified construction crew in the first instance to build the building, can the owner seek… Read More »

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Benedum Law Celebrates First Anniversary Serving Clients in Philadelphia, Chestnut Hill

Benedum Law Celebrates First Anniversary Serving Clients in Philadelphia, Chestnut Hill

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Chestnut Hill law firm celebrates its first year serving the greater Philadelphia community in personal injury law Benedum Law is celebrating its first anniversary as a Chestnut Hill law firm serving clients throughout greater Philadelphia in neighborhood communities like Germantown, Mount Airy, Wyndmoor, Flourtown and others. The firm practices in the area of personal… Read More »

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Multiple Injuries Following Suspected DUI Crash in Philadelphia

Multiple Injuries Following Suspected DUI Crash in Philadelphia

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Police are investigating whether the driver of a vehicle that struck multiple pedestrians and crashed into another car in Center City was under the influence of drugs at the time of the incident.  Read on for details on the accident, and contact a talented Philadelphia car accident attorney if you or a loved one… Read More »

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Construction Worker Killed in Accident on Pennsylvania Turnpike

Construction Worker Killed in Accident on Pennsylvania Turnpike

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Construction is one of the most dangerous jobs in the country.  The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that, among all occupations in Pennsylvania, the private construction industry has the highest fatality rate.  A recent fatal accident at a worksite on the Pennsylvania Turnpike provides the latest illustration of the dangers faced by construction works… Read More »

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