Should I Get a Lawyer if I Have Limited Tort Coverage?
Pennsylvania’s “limited tort” car insurance system means people with certain types of insurance policies can’t always file a lawsuit over injuries they suffered in a car crash caused by someone else. However, that doesn’t mean that it’s pointless to get a lawyer if you have limited tort coverage and want to get paid fairly for […]
Why You Should Have UM/UIM Insurance Coverage
Under Pennsylvania law, everyone who drives any kind of motor vehicle on public roads is required to buy a specific minimum amount of auto insurance coverage to protect themselves and other people after a traffic accident. Despite this rule, many drivers in the Commonwealth drive without any insurance coverage or purchase only the absolute minimum […]
Can I Sue an Uninsured Driver?
It’s every driver’s worst nightmare: getting into a wreck caused by someone who doesn’t have any car insurance, even though they’re required to purchase it by state law. Since you can’t demand money for any of your losses from an insurance company representing that other driver, that’s one less option for getting paid fairly for […]
Tricks Insurance Companies Use to Deny Your Claim
Negotiating with an insurance company after a serious car accident is often a stressful and lengthy process, whether it’s your own provider or one representing another person involved. Unfortunately, insurance companies will do just about anything to minimize their own liability for your losses and avoid giving you the money you need. If you want […]
Top Questions to Ask an Insurance Adjuster During Your Injury Case
Talking with insurance representatives after suffering a serious injury is often the most time-consuming and frustrating part of any personal injury claim. Even if you have significant evidence proving someone else is at fault for the harm you sustained, getting the money you deserve from their insurance provider can be difficult for anyone to manage […]
Things Insurance Companies Don’t Want You to Know About Your Claim
Even if all the available information shows that you were hurt because of someone else’s negligence, you’ll likely have a hard time convincing an insurance company without legal counsel. No matter how much they might claim otherwise, insurance companies and the people who work for them are not your friends. They’ll do anything to save […]
What is Flood Insurance?
Flooding happens without warning and can cause significant damage, leading many people to buy flood insurance to protect their personal finances. However, not all flood insurance policies are created equal. Deciding to buy one without fully understanding how this type of insurance works could leave you in a bad situation when you thought you were […]
30 Days to Settle™
Is the Insurance Company Purposely Delaying your Claim? You were injured in a Pennsylvania car accident. At first, your insurance company was very responsive. They offered you a settlement the week after the crash. Unfortunately it wasn’t enough to cover your bills. Months later, you are still waiting for your case to be resolved. You’re […]
What to Do if You Slip and Fall in the Home of a Friend or Relative
It can be an uncomfortable situation when you slip or trip and fall in the home of a friend or relative. You may be in great physical pain and suffer injuries that require you to miss time from work or that need ongoing medical treatment. Yet, your friend or relative feels badly that you got […]