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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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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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6/24/2014
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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.

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6/19/2014
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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.

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6/17/2014
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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

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6/12/2014
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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.

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6/10/2014
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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

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6/10/2014
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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

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6/10/2014
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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

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6/6/2014
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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.

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