What is a Coup-Contrecoup Brain Injury?

What is a Coup-Contrecoup Brain Injury?

There are hundreds of different types of brain injuries that individuals may suffer after a motor vehicle accident, slip and fall, or other type of personal injury incident. Coup-contrecoup brain injuries are commonly seen in these legal claims. Coup-contrecoup brain injuries may result in serious, permanent disabilities. The Definition of Coup-Contrecoup Brain Injuries  The terms […]

Pennsylvania Red Light Laws

Pennsylvania Red Light Laws

General Law: Stop on Red In Pennsylvania, the law is straightforward on what motorists are required to do when they approach a red light. According to the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT), if there is a steady red light, drivers must stop before the crosswalk or intersection. If there is not a sign indicating no […]

Pennsylvania Personal Injury Protection- How PIP Works

Pennsylvania Personal Injury Protection: How PIP Works

If you have purchased car insurance in Pennsylvania, you have likely been asked to confirm coverage levels for a number of different types of coverage — including personal injury protection, or PIP. In Pennsylvania, all drivers are required to have PIP coverage. Personal Injury Protection coverage is considered a first party benefit. This means that […]

Winter Playground Injuries and Safety

Winter Playground Injuries and Safety

In Philadelphia, winter often means the end of hours of outdoor recreation. Yet many schools and parents alike have decided that a little cold weather won’t deter them. Kids across the Philadelphia region are fortunate to have year-round recess, bundling up to play outside in all types of weather. The winter does present some unique […]

Winter’s Hidden Danger: Philadelphia Black Ice Car Accidents

Winter’s Hidden Danger: Philadelphia Black Ice Car Accidents

Winter has officially arrived in Pennsylvania. With winter comes cold weather, which can often lead to car accidents. In Philadelphia, inclement weather conditions such as snow, sleet and icy rain are leading factors of winter-time collisions. According to the Federal Highway Administration, the weather can have a significant impact on driver safety. On average, there […]