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June 30, 2018

Ulster Township, PA – One Person Injured from Accident on U.S. 220

Motor Vehicle Accident in Bradford County Ulster Township, PA (June 26, 2018) – According to the police, an accident occurred on the U.S. 220 in Bradford County on Tuesday morning at around 7:30pm. The police state that driver Duane Queen, 72, was driving northbound when he suddenly switched into the southbound lane, causing him to crash into Theodore Dildine, 61. Police further state that the crash was so severe that Dildine was transferred to Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre. It’s confirmed that Dildine is suffering from a major injury. Queen was also transferred to Robert Packer Hospital, along with two […]
June 17, 2016

Lawyers Report on Two Product Recalls that Cause Fire Hazards

The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) recently issued two important safety recalls that pose a potential risk of fire. The first recall involves smoke detectors that do not properly notify the homeowner in the event of a fire. The other product recall is due to the risk of injury from candle flames that burn too high. The Philadelphia personal injury lawyers at Edelstein Martin & Nelson, LLP want to ensure that the public is aware of current product recalls in order to prevent injury and accident. Smoke Detector Product Recall Certain ESL and Interlogix brand 400 and 500 series smoke […]
June 17, 2016

Philadelphia Personal Injury Lawyer, Lawren J. Nelson, Settles Slip and Fall Case for $155,000

On May 24, 2011 the firm’s 41 year old female client (an independent cleaning contractor) went to the Defendants’ vacation home located in the Poconos to perform interior cleaning services. After arriving in the morning and cleaning the inside of the home with several other workers, the client exited the front door of the home, took a few steps and slipped and fell to the ground on the middle landing of a railroad tie and slate staircase located between the driveway and the front door. It had rained the day before this accident and the wood and slate walkway was […]
June 17, 2016

Philadelphia Personal Injury Lawyers: Canadian Study Shows Increased Risk of Auto Accident During Pregnancy

A new study reveals that pregnant women are at a higher risk of getting into a serious car accident. Researchers in Ontario determined that about one in 50 pregnant women will be involved in a serious crash during their pregnancy, often during the second trimester. Although the connection between pregnancy and car accidents was not entirely clear, researchers speculate that the physical symptoms experienced in the second trimester may affect women’s ability to drive safely. The study, which was published in the May 12th issue of the Canadian Medical Association Journal, surveyed a group of 500,000 Ontario women. The research […]