What Do You Need to Know About Liability for U-Haul Accidents?

The Philadelphia area is home to dozens of colleges and universities. From Drexel, La Salle, the University of Pennsylvania and Temple located within the city itself to Bryn Mawr, Villanova, Penn State Abington, Rutgers, West Chester and Widener located in the greater Delaware Valley area. Our city benefits from these universities and their students in […]

Tire Blowout and Missing Tire Contribute to Two Separate Truck Accidents in Greater Philadelphia Area

In late 2017, a truck flipped over on Route 55 in Franklin Township, New Jersey, just outside of Philadelphia. The cause of the accident? A tire blowout that led the driver to lose control, with the truck ultimately coming to rest on the right shoulder of the northbound lanes. While fortunately nobody was hurt in […]

Truck-Bike Collisions Inspire Calls for Bike Lane Protections

In late November, tragedy struck in Philadelphia, as 24-year-old Emily Fredricks was struck and killed while riding in a bike lane on 11th Street in Center City Philadelphia.  Less than three weeks later, another 24-year-old woman was struck by a garbage truck in downtown Philadelphia.  Becca Refford was riding in the bike lane on Pine […]

Pennsylvania Truck Accidents and the PA Fair Share Act

Pennsylvania Governor Thomas Corbett caused drastic changes to joint and several liability laws when he enacted The Fair Share Act 42, Pa.C.S.A. § 7102. Essentially, the new law allows defendants to only be held liable for the portion of a judgment that is the equivalent of their percentage of liability in a truck accident, or […]