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The Dangers of Testosterone Replacement Therapy

April 4, 2019

Although many men suffering with “Low T” have found success with testosterone replacement therapy, studies have shown that several of the products available have been linked to very serious side effects. These side effects include the possibility of heart attack, stroke, and an increased risk of death. According to researchers, men that are undergoing testosterone…

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Boating Accident Update

April 4, 2019

The majority of boating accidents occur during the summer months and many of them are preventable. 77 percent of all boating accident deaths were caused by drowning, however, in 84% of those cases, the victims were not wearing a life jacket. Boating enthusiasts are faced with the same dangers as others operating a wide variety…

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Tractor Trailer Accidents Can Be Prevented

April 4, 2019

Many cases involving tractor trailers and large trucks are caused by such things as driver fatigue, excessive speed and inattention to road conditions.  Others causes have been the result of a company’s improper hiring and inadequate training of drivers. Tractor trailer drivers operate extremely large vehicles that have the capability to cause a great deal…

Social Security Benefits and your injury

Social Security Benefits and Your Injury

April 4, 2019

After sustaining a work injury, automobile accident injury, or an illness, you may be out of work for an extended period of time. You could possibly be eligible to collect Social Security benefits, as they are not only for retirement but disability as well. What Determines Whether a Person is Considered Disabled? Disability is determined…

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What to Do if You’re Hurt at Work

April 4, 2019

Getting hurt at work can certainly add an extra level of complications to the already difficult situation of being injured. There are a number of very important things to remember if you’re hurt on the job to ensure that you are protected. Don’t Wait to Report your injury to your employer. One of the most…

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The Importance of Contingent Fees

April 4, 2019

If you’ve found yourself in the unfortunate situation of being seriously hurt and in search of a Scranton personal injury lawyer, understanding what a contingent fee is and how it will affect your case is essential. What is a Contingent Fee? Simply put, a contingent fee means that you do not pay any attorney’s fees…

Your Rights Against Insurance Companies

April 4, 2019

Pennsylvania Law allows individuals to sue insurance companies for claim denials or claims handling if the insurer can show that the insurer acted without a reasonable basis in handling or denying a claim under the policy. The insured must show that the insurer’s evaluation of the claim was “less than honest, intelligent, and objective” or…

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What to Know About Medical Malpractice

April 4, 2019

What is Medical Malpractice? Medical malpractice results when a medical provider fails to act according to the standards of care in his profession and that action or failure to act within those standards of care causes harm to the patient. What Does the Standard of Care Mean? This concept refers to the degree of care…

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What to Know About Property Claims

April 4, 2019

Sometimes property owners neglect the condition of their property and create dangerous conditions. If you have been injured as a result of a property owner’s neglect, you may be able to recover compensation for your injuries. Property owners and businesses have a duty to provide a safe environment for individuals on their premises. It’s our…

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Understanding Tractor Trailer Accidents

April 4, 2019

It is often the case that an accident involving a tractor-trailer can have significantly different outcomes than a typical accident involving two automobiles. It is important to understand the differences when tractor trailers or trucks are involved so you are fully prepared if you find yourself in this unfortunate situation. Important Differences An accident with…