What are the Most Common Car Accident Injuries?
On behalf of Law Office Of Deborah M. Truscello posted in Car Accident on November 30, 2020
Car accident injuries vary, and the specifics of the collision often determine the severity. For example, a speed-related collision most likely causes more serious injuries. Also, injuries can occur from objects inside the car and even outside the vehicle. After a car accident, it is important to get medical care to determine the severity of… Read More
When Should a Victim File a Personal Injury Lawsuit After a Car Accident?
On behalf of Law Office Of Deborah M. Truscello posted in Car Accident on November 26, 2020
After being hurt in a car accident, a victim has a lot on their mind, including how to financially recover. This can be difficult to do if the insurance company refuses a claim or proposes a low settlement offer. Working with a lawyer who deals with car accident victims can help. However, some victims are… Read More
What are the Dangers of Aggressive Driving?
On behalf of Law Office Of Deborah M. Truscello posted in Car Accident on November 24, 2020
Aggressive driving accidents are common in the United States and often lead to serious injuries and even fatalities. This type of driving is normally done deliberately and with disregard for safety. It is defined as an individual who commits a combination of moving traffic offenses to endanger other persons or property. Examples of aggressive driving… Read More
Understanding Spousal Support in Pennsylvania
On behalf of Law Office Of Deborah M. Truscello posted in Child Support on November 19, 2020
The main goal of spousal support, or alimony, is to help a lower-earning, soon-to-be ex-spouse transition into a lifestyle where they can support themselves. It is important to keep in mind that alimony and child support are two separate payments. Although every divorce is different, there are some basics about how spousal support works. How… Read More
The CDC Has Released New Data About Distracted Driving and Fatal Car Accidents
On behalf of Law Office Of Deborah M. Truscello posted in Car Accident on November 17, 2020
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has released the most recent information about distracted driving accidents in the United States. Separately, a CDC-compiled cache of 2018 data has been distilled to represent the cost of deadly crashes, accounting for $1.79 billion in Pennsylvania. Nationwide, approximately 38,000 deaths each year result from car accidents,… Read More
Preventing Hand-Arm Vibration Syndrome at Work
On behalf of Law Office Of Deborah M. Truscello posted in Workers' Compensation on November 10, 2020
Physical labor and construction work can take a toll on manual workers. There are many workplace injuries that can develop, but one serious injury that is often overlooked is hand-arm vibration syndrome (HAVS). Workers who spend a lot of time working manually with vibrating tools and machinery are at risk of nerve and muscle damage… Read More
Can I Receive Workers’ Compensation Benefits for Stress and Anxiety?
On behalf of Law Office Of Deborah M. Truscello posted in Workplace Accidents on November 6, 2020
It is possible to receive Workers’ Compensation benefits for stress and anxiety. The Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Act covers both workplace mental injuries and physical injuries. However, claims for work-related stress and anxiety can be more difficult to prove than ones involving physical workplace injuries. Types of Psychological Work Injuries in Pennsylvania Only certain types of… Read More