Benefits of Settling Your Pennsylvania Personal Injury Case
If you’ve been injured in an accident, you have two basic choices: you and your attorney can negotiate a settlement with the insurance company or you can go to court and allow a jury to decide your case. Most Pennsylvania accident victims choose to settle their cases. While settling isn’t the right choice for everyone, […]
The Insurance Companies Suck!
Insurance companies use lies to keep the money you deserve away from you. Does this sound familiar? The police report says their driver was at fault, yet you are being blamed. You are in constant pain, but the insurance company says you are faking your injuries. You put in your claim weeks ago, but the […]
Personal Injury Myths vs. Facts
Top Ten Insurance Company and Personal Injury Myths The Truths That the Insurance Company Doesn’t Want You to Know There is no doubt that you are a capable person. But, if you are like most of people, you never had to file an insurance claim before. You don’t know what to expect. The insurance company […]
Help for Victims of the Philadelphia Amtrak Crash
When you take Amtrak, you expect your train to be delayed. You expect that your train will be crowded and that you might be uncomfortable. But, you also expect that you’ll arrive at your destination safely. On May 12, 2015, Amtrak failed to meet expectations. Amtrak Train 188 was headed from Washington DC to New […]
Your PA Personal Injury Case: Should You Get a Second Opinion?
You haven’t been able to work since the accident. You’re in constant pain, and the medical bills are piling up. Your insurance company has made an offer, but it isn’t enough to cover your bills. You want to sue, but your lawyer says to accept the offer because you don’t have a case. You’re wondering, […]
Overcoming the Distracted Driving Habit
“Over the years we’ve seen a rise in crashes caused by distracted driving; Ostroff Godshall Injury and Accident Lawyers is committed to communicating to our client the importance of driver safety. We encourage drivers to arrive safe.” -Jon Ostroff Distracted Driving Awareness Month: Can You Break the Distracted Driving Habit? April is Distracted Driving Awareness […]
Greyhound Sued Over PA Highway Crash Injuries
Jon Ostroff was featured in the The Legal Intelligencer’s Article ‘Greyhound Sued Over Pennsylvania highway Crash Injuries’.
PA Limited Tort Doesn’t Always “Limit” Your Recovery
Many clients with a limited tort policy are under the impression that they won’t be able to make a recovery, but this is often not true.
The Police Aren’t Always Right
In upstate Pennsylvania sits the small town of Towanda. It’s just another of our many beautiful, small towns in Pennsylvania. As in most small towns, the police force is small, overworked, and under-trained. Under-Trained Police As a result, police investigating catastrophic accidents in Pennsylvania are often wrong! Plain and simple. When there is a serious […]
CNN Investigative Report: Injured Car Accident Victims
CNN Reveals Why Injured Car Accident Victims May Need a Lawyer to Fight the Insurance Company CNN investigative reporters revealed damning evidence against major insurance companies, such as State Farm and Allstate, which are profiting billions of dollars by underpaying injured car accident victims. The money these insurance companies are denying car accident victims would […]