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Pittsburgh car accident victims recover monetary damages from drunk drivers.

Pennsylvania – March 23, 2021 After an accident caused by a drunk driver, attorneys in Pennsylvania can fight for a victim’s right to compensation for injuries and property damage loss under the State laws. Drunk driving is the number…
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How does an accident victim in Pennsylvania know if an injury lawsuit is necessary?

Pittsburgh, PA - There are various types of accidents, and the losses sustained by a victim can vary greatly as well. Sometimes a victim may be safe and only experience minor inconveniences and property damage. Other times, the victim may never…
Are baby food manufacturers selling products that contain toxic levels of heavy metals?
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Are baby food manufacturers selling products that contain toxic levels of heavy metals?

According to various news sources and a congressional investigation, they are.   After congressional investigators asked seven of the largest baby food manufacturers in the U.S. to provide them with internal documents and test results,…
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Wrong way driver on Route 28 in Pittsburgh causes fiery crash leaving two dead.   

Pennsylvania – January 31, 2021 An accident on Route 28 near the Heinz Plant resulted in fatal injury to passengers riding in both vehicles involved in the crash.  Traffic cameras in the area revealed one vehicle engulfed in flames. …
Who is liable when a stairwell collapses on a construction site and causes injuries?
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Liquid nitrogen causes mass personal injury and death in Georgia poultry plant.

Georgia – January 28, 2021 According to law enforcement officials, six workers suffered fatal consequences, and several others were taken to a hospital after a liquid nitrogen leak at a poultry processing plant in Gainesville, Georgia. …
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Pennsylvania lawyers recover damages due to poor truck maintenance and driver problems.

Pennsylvania - January 21, 2021 Trucking accidents in and around Pittsburgh occur frequently because of the dangers surrounding the increased number of trucks on the busy highways of Pennsylvania.  These accidents may be indicative of poor…
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Pennsylvania personal injury attorneys are instrumental in wrongful death actions.

Pennsylvania – January 11, 2021 A Port Authority bus driver was placed on a three year probation for involuntary manslaughter after causing the fatal injury of a University of Pittsburgh student.  The driver struck the student who was…
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Construction workers in Philadelphia can be hurt on the job

Philadelphia, PA - People who work in some occupations are much more likely to suffer job related injuries than others. Construction work and similar types of manual labor are among the most dangerous jobs in America. Data and information from…
What is the average settlement for a car accident case in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania?
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What is the average settlement for a car accident case in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania?

When an individual suffers injuries in a car accident that was caused by another driver’s careless or negligent behavior, that driver should be held liable for compensating the victim for their pain, suffering, and any other losses they experienced.…
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Pennsylvania accident attorneys are paramount to catastrophic injury recovery.

Pennsylvania – January 13, 2021 Multiple vehicle car crashes and truck accidents are more likely to cause catastrophic injury because of the variations in size and weight as pertains to trucks, and due to increased areas of impact when…
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Pittsburgh accident attorneys support damage recovery after pedestrian fatality.  

Pennsylvania – January 9, 2021 Pedestrian deaths continue to occur near Pittsburgh where a pedestrian in West Mifflin died last Friday after he was struck by a car while walking along Camp Hollow Road.  According to the Allegheny County…
Who pays for a wrongful death
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Pittsburgh accident lawyers help families recover wrongful death compensation.

Pennsylvania – December 22, 2020 An 18-year-old was struck and killed by a tractor-trailer on Route 119 in Westmoreland County early Tuesday evening. State police said the Scottdale resident was outside of his truck, after his vehicle became…
Can a car accident victim get SSDI if they suffered a disabling injury in a collision in Chula Vista?
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Pennsylvania lawyers assist accident victims when at-fault drivers have no insurance.

Pennsylvania – November 30, 2020 The State of Pennsylvania can suspend a driver’s license, or car registration when a person does not have the required insurance on a motor vehicle.  If a person is in an accident with someone who does…
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Pennsylvania has passed laws that are meant to protect drivers involved in an accident

Philadelphia, PA - Every state, including Pennsylvania, has various laws and regulations meant to minimize the possibility of motor vehicle accidents and assist victims with the costs of a collision. This includes everything from driver safety…
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The Law Firm of Mears, Smith, Houser & Boyle, P.C., has five seasoned Trial Lawyers

The Law Firm of Mears, Smith, Houser & Boyle, P.C., has five seasoned Trial Lawyers, having between 30 to 48 years of Trial experience each.  Our eight Lawyer Law Firm has had significant results in dealing with severe and catastrophic…
Accidents Involving Lyft Drivers in Fort Walton Beach, Florida
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What should Pennsylvania drivers do immediately after a motor vehicle accident?

Pennsylvania - October 31, 2020 Understand insurance rules. An auto accident attorney can explain Pennsylvania’s  "modified comparative negligence" rule, where an individual can still recover damages in a personal injury lawsuit, but…