Understanding the Complex SEPTA Laws

The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) is a regional municipal authority that operates public transportation for millions of people in Philadelphia. SEPTA is a part of daily life in Pennsylvania, but most do not think about the organization until an accident occurs. SEPTA accidents are very unfortunate and can cause great pain, but under the […]

New Pennsylvania Teen Driver Law

For those of us who have been driving for years, driving is second nature.  It is one of the more simple tasks we perform throughout our day.  However, teenagers just learning how to drive are inexperienced and unsure how to handle various situations that may arise on the road each day. Teenage drivers pose a […]

Slip and Falls Are No Small Matter

Slip and fall cases are often thought of as small incidents. However, slip and falls can often result in major, severe injuries. Slip and fall accidents can have severe consequences. According to the National Safety Council (NSC), falls are the number one cause of injury in senior citizens over the age of 65. Further, around […]

Pedestrian Injury Cases in Pennsylvania

The law generally favors pedestrians to motor vehicles. Pedestrians are less strong, and usually move at slower speeds than vehicles. As a result, pedestrians generally have the right-of-way as long as they are complying with the road laws. If a pedestrian is crossing at a crosswalk, the pedestrian unequivocally has the right-of-way. Drivers are required […]