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TOP CAUSES OF TRUCKING ACCIDENTS & SERIOUS INJURIES

August 29, 2022

Truck Accidents in Pennsylvania can be dangerous. They could happen for a variety of causes and in any kind of weather. Drivers in the smaller vehicle are particularly vulnerable to severe injuries and possibly death in a big rig versus passenger car scenarios. Truck accidents that seriously hurt or kill car drivers and passengers can…

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Antidepressant Risks

March 30, 2022

There are many types of antidepressants available for treating depression. Some of the most common ones are the SSRI-antidepressants such as Paxil, Prozac, Luvox, Celexa, and Lexapro. The individuals that use these SSRI’s do so to successfully treat their depression symptoms, so that they can continue having a good quality of life and enjoy normal…

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Tractor Trailer Accidents Are Preventable

January 7, 2022

Often times, accidents involving 18-wheelers are due to driver error such as speeding, driving while fatigued, and lack of paying attention to road and driving conditions. Other times, it could be company error, meaning inexperienced drivers were hired or ones with inadequate training. Operating an 18-wheeler is not an easy job. Operating a vehicle of…

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How to Handle Work Injuries

December 16, 2021

Suffering an injury at work can lead to a lot of complications. Not only do you require time to heal, but there’s also handling the whole process that goes into reporting it. Here are some items to remember if you’re hurt on the job at any point. Report Your Injury Immediately The first thing you…

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Your Rights Vs. Insurance Companies

November 11, 2021

Did you know that Pennsylvania Law allows individuals to sue insurance companies for claim denials? They can be sued for claims handling as well. In order to do this, the individual must prove that the insurer’s claim evaluation was less than honest, intelligent, and objective. Another way is for the individual to prove that the…

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How to Choose a Personal Injury Lawyer

August 31, 2021

If you’re wondering how to choose a personal injury lawyer that is qualified and capable of representing you in court, we’ve created this helpful informational piece just for you. Many people find themselves in need of an attorney when they least expect it, especially when they’ve been hurt. Everywhere you look their commercials and billboards…

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Paralegal N’Kessia Vaughn to be a Featured Panelist During Connectionology Webinar

May 20, 2021

Caputo & Mariotti is pleased to announce that Paralegal N’Kessia Vaughn will be a featured panelist during the next Connectionology webinar on Wednesday, June 16 at 3 pm. Entitled “Paralegal LAWboratory: The Paralegal’s Role In Preparing the Attorney for Deposition, Mediation, Arbitration and Trial,” the free webinar is exclusively for plaintiff paralegals and legal assistants.…

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Vaping Lawsuit Update: Juul CEO Says, “Don’t Vape. Don’t Use Juul.”

October 14, 2019

In the past couple of months, lots of information has come out about just how dangerous vaping really is. Six people have died due to vaping related illnesses, more illnesses are being linked to vaping, and there’s an appetite to get justice in the form of a vaping lawsuit or other vaping legal action. This…

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Increase in 18-Wheeler Accidents

April 4, 2019

With approximately more than 2 million 18-wheelers driving along U.S. highways, the number of crashes involving large trucks is on the rise. These “accidents” are usually found to be more than just accidents, usually with one party at fault due to a number of factors including fatigue, distraction, and prescription drug use. 18-wheelers have accounted…

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Nursing Home Injury Risk

April 4, 2019

The Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) recently found that 79 percent more nursing home patients have longer stays or require transfers to more acute facilities due to adverse events. The 2014 report, “Adverse Events in Skilled Nursing Facilities: National Incidence Among Medicare Beneficiaries” uncovers that the Medicare expenditures for skilled nursing facilities are…