Go to navigation Go to content
Phone: (215) 332-0300
Heslin Law Firm

Philadelphia Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

 
 

Philadelphia Accident Lawyer Blog

Stay informed from a Philadelphia-based Personal Injury Lawyer.

Our Blog aims to inform Philadelphia Accident and Personal Injury victims about the law so they can have a better chance of maximizing their case results. The Heslin Law Firm goes the extra mile to provide in-depth free information. Generally, our blog will cover auto accidents, specific types of personal injury that occur, workers compensation, slip and fall accidents, and more. By providing this information for clients in Philadelphia, we hope fewer people will be a subject of misinformation of lack thereof. Make the wrongdoers accountable. Be informed and get over your personal injury with the financial compensation you deserve.

 

Blog Category:
9/17/2014
Comments (0)

Basic Terms Used in a Car Accident Case

Car accident cases have a lot of terms that plaintiffs may not understand. This blog post aims to clear any confusion for someone bringing forth a claim.

Category: General

Labels:
9/12/2014
Comments (0)

Get Medical Treatment after a Car Accident ASAP

Even if you don't feel any pain, it's still a good idea to seek medical attention. Not getting treatment can negatively affect your legal car accident case.

Category: General

Labels:
9/3/2014
Comments (0)

Road Construction Causing Injury to drivers

It's possible that you can hold construction companies liable for negligence if you were injured in a car accident due to the road conditions.

Category: General

Labels:
8/27/2014
Comments (0)

Car Accident Case: Settle or go to court?

It is usually preferable to settle a car accident case without going to trial, but sometimes if an offer is unacceptable, going to court may be the way to go.

Category: General

Labels:
8/26/2014
Comments (0)

Car Accidents caused by Drunk Driving

Drunken drivers that cause car accident injuries will be subject to criminal charges as well as civil lawsuits that are filed by the victim(s).

Category: General

Labels:
8/19/2014
Comments (0)

Pain and Suffering in a Car Accident Case

Pain and suffering in a car accident case is known as a non-economic damage. This means it's hard to attach a dollar amount and it will vary from case to case.

Category: General

Labels:
8/13/2014
Comments (0)

Gary Heslin's take on recent O.J Simpson Article

I recently saw a brief article about the mother of Ron Goldman attempting to sell the $9 million judgment she has against O.J. Simpson.

Category: General

Labels:
7/22/2014
Comments (0)

Passenger Injury Claims Following A Car Accident

When a passenger is injured in a car accident, one of the drivers involved will most likely be liable. This is how the passenger can recover damages.

Category: General

Labels:
7/18/2014
Comments (0)

How a Lawyer can help a car accident victim

Car accident lawyer's have the experience necessary to help their clients recover financial compensation by demanding that the liable party compensate the vicitm.

Category: General

Labels:
7/15/2014
Comments (0)

Determining who is at fault for your personal injury

Proving fault for a personal injury claim involves proving that the defendant breached duty of care and acted in a way a reasonable person would not.

Category: General

Labels:
7/11/2014
Comments (0)

Burden of Proof - Car Accident Case

To recover damages for car accident injures, plaintiffs must show proof that negligence caused the accident and their injuries.

Category: General

Labels:
7/10/2014
Comments (0)

Car Accident Lawyer and Fee Agreements

Many car accident lawyers will operate on what's known as a contingency fee basis. This means you do not have to pay the lawyer until the case is settled.

Category: General

Labels:
7/3/2014
Comments (0)

Food truck explosion in Philadelphia Leaves 13 Injured [VIDEO]

A propane tank on a food truck in Philadelphia exploded leaving many injured. Three are reported to have critical injuries.

Category: General

Labels:
6/24/2014
Comments (0)

What to do if you're involved in a hit and run accident

Car accident are one thing, but hit and run accidents are another. In this post we outline what to do after the driver flees the accident scene.

Category: Hit and Run Accidents

Labels:
6/19/2014
Comments (0)

Car accidents caused by negligence

When someone brings forth a car accident lawsuit, the must prove the defendant's negligence caused the accident and injuries that followed.

Category: Car Accidents

Labels:
6/17/2014
Comments (0)

Wildlife and Car Accidents

In this post, we discuss how wildlife can cause car accidents and which auto insurance coverage can help you pay for the damage. Call 215-332-0300 for more info

Category: General

Labels:
6/12/2014
Comments (0)

Filing a car accident report with the police

Filing a police report after a car accident should always be done, no matter the damage. It will help tremendously down the road when trying to sue.

Category: General

Labels:
6/10/2014
Comments (0)

Car Insurance rates after an auto accident

car insurance rates may increase after an auto accident even if you are not at fault. For more information, contact our office at 215-332-0300

Category: General

Labels:
6/10/2014
Comments (0)

Details to give a Personal Injury Lawyer

Knowing what to give a personal injury attorney after an accident can speed up the process of getting compensated for injuries. For more info, call 215-332-0300

Category: Personal Injury

Labels:
6/10/2014
Comments (0)

Lost wages Due to a Personal Injury

After a car accident injury you can receive compensation regardless of whose at fault with Personal Injury Protection (PIP). For more info, call 215-332-0300

Category: Personal Injury

Labels:
6/6/2014
Comments (0)

How to evaluate a personal injury after a car accident

In this post, we discuss how a lawyer, doctor, and insurance adjuster will document the extent of your injuries to determine financial compensation.

Category: Car Accidents

Labels:
6/6/2014
Comments (0)

Filing car accident claim with the insurance company

There are certain stages of filing a car accident claim with your insurance company. If you have any questions, call our office at 215-332-0300.

Category: Car Accidents

Labels:
5/16/2014
Comments (0)

Tragic Pedestrian Accident in Philadelphia

A pedestrian is killed in a tragic and bizarre accident in Philadelphia. The victim was forced to hold on to a traffic pole, and fell to his death.

Category: General

Labels:
5/16/2014
Comments (0)

[VIDEO] Cat Saves Child from Dog Attack Injury

Roger Triantafilo posts a video from his surveillance showing his son being saved by the family cat from a gruesome dog attack.

Category: General

Labels:
5/1/2014
Comments (0)

A Few Tips on Selecting a Personal Injury Lawyer

Important tips for selecting an experienced personal injury lawyer. If you have more questions, contact our office at 215-332-0300 for a free consultation.

Category: General

Labels: