Traumatic Brain Injuries After a Trucking Accident in Pennsylvania
Common TBIs After a Tractor Trailer Accident: Explained by Our Trucking Accident Lawyers in Pennsylvania Motor vehicle accidents involving large trucks are different than any other type of motor vehicle crash. This is because trucking accidents involving large commercial vehicles such as semi-tractor trailers, big rigs, 18 wheelers, flatbeds, and other box trucks generate significant […]
Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect: The Unseen Effect of COVID-19
For almost a year, families across the country have been denied the opportunity to visit their loved ones at nursing homes, rehabilitation centers, and other long-term care (LTC) facilities. Keeping COVID-19 under control has resulted in families being separated from their elderly and sick loved ones. It has also been an unfortunate opportunity for […]
Can you sue for pain and suffering with limited tort?
There is a myth that Limited Tort means no compensation for pain and suffering. The truth us that there are several important exceptions to limited tort. You may still be able to obtain money for your pain and suffering. Soon after an accident, long before the seriousness of your injuries are known, your insurance adjuster will try […]
What happens if I am hit by an object from another vehicle such as a tire, cargo, etc? Can I sue?
The short answer is, yes. However (and there is always a however), there are potential complications if you are hit by an object. What happens if the back of the dump truck from which the stone came has a sign that says “We will not pay for damages from falling debris.” The answer is, that […]
When Can You Sue for Nursing Home Negligence?
Nursing homes, long-term care facilities, skilled nursing facilities, convalescent homes, rest homes, or elder care facilities, and assisted living facilities; no matter what you call them, they are all designed to serve a purpose. These places provide care to the elderly or disabled who cannot wholly care for themselves. Facilities of this type owe a […]
Rachael Gutierrez Wins 2019 Employee of The Year
Congratulations to our Case Manager, Rachael Gutierrez, on winning our first annual Employee of the Year award! As one of Ostroff Injury Law’s five Case Managers in the Pre-Litigation Department, Rachael works closely with our attorneys and staff to effectively manage our clients’ personal injury cases. She serves as the first line of communication with […]
4 Common Signs of Nursing Home Abuse You Shouldn’t Ignore
Placing your loved one in a nursing home is not an easy decision. When you decide that they need this level of care, it can be just as hard to decide what facility is right for them. You may have spent countless hours determining which nursing home would provide them the best care. Now, you […]