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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.

 

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10/10/2014
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Rental Car Accident Lawyer in Philadelphia

Rental car accidents should be treated the same as any other car accident case, but there will be other sorts of complications involving liability.

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9/17/2014
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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.

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9/12/2014
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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.

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10/8/2014
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Taxi Cab Accident Lawyer in Philadelphia

Generally speaking, there are two main types of taxi cab accidents. The first type of accident is when a taxi cab hits the car you’re, and the second is when you’re the passenger of a taxi cab.

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12/17/2014
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Questions to Ask a Personal Injury Lawyer

Hiring an attorney for a personal injury or car accident matter can be quite stressful. This post covers some questions to ask an attorney during the process.

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12/10/2014
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Northeast Philadelphia Slip and Fall Lawyer

If you were injured on someone else's property, call Northeast Philadelphia slip and fall lawyer, Gary Heslin to discuss your case. Call 215-332-0300.

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11/12/2014
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Taking Photographs after a Car Accident

Preserving evidence by taking pictures of the accident can go a long when when trying to fight for your legal right to recovery.

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11/12/2014
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Deadly Accident outside Northeast High School

This morning around 4 a.m one woman collided head on with another car and died near Northeast High School in Northeast Philadelphia.

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11/7/2014
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Chiropractic Expenses in a Personal Injury Case

It may be difficult to get all chiropractic expenses paid for in a personal injury case. A jury or judge will decide if they are reasonably necessary.

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11/5/2014
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Emotional Injury Car Accident Lawyer Philadelphia

Emotional injuries from a car accident can sometimes be hidden behind the scenes so to speak. They are, however, very serious if not treated properly.

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10/31/2014
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The Pennsylvania Point System For Licensed Drivers

In this blog post we cover the point system in Pennsylvania. For more information visit http://www.dmv.state.pa.us/pdotforms/fact_sheets/pub472.pdf

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10/22/2014
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Make no agreements at the scene of a car accident

it's very important not to make any agreements with the driver who caused the car accident. It will most likely backfire and leave you in a bad spot

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10/17/2014
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Soft Tissue Injury Lawyer in Philadelphia

These types of injuries can be very serious and long-lasting, but insurance companies may be reluctant to award compensation and often downplay these injuries.

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10/1/2014
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The discovery phase during a car accident lawsuit

The discovery phase of a car accident lawsuit generally consists of interrogatories, document requests, and depositions.

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9/3/2014
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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.

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8/27/2014
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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.

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8/26/2014
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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).

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8/19/2014
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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.

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8/13/2014
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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.

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7/22/2014
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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.

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7/18/2014
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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.

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7/15/2014
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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.

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7/11/2014
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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.

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7/10/2014
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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.

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7/3/2014
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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.

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