Personal Injury

Choosing an Attorney for Your Pennsylvania Accident Claim

Choosing an Attorney for Your Pennsylvania Accident Claim

You were injured in a Pennsylvania car accident and you need a lawyer. How do you find the right lawyer for your case? A google search on “Pennsylvania car crash lawyer” will produce an overwhelming 1,400,000 results. Some of the names may be familiar from billboards, yellow page ads, and late night TV commercials. But, […]

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Can AndroGel Harm Your Heart?

Can AndroGel Harm Your Heart?

Heart attack is the leading cause of death in the United States. The best way to prevent heart attack is to eat a healthy diet, get regular exercise and reduce stress. But, this can be hard when you’ve gained weight, lost muscle, and feel tired and depressed. You may find it hard to stick with […]

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Study Links Testosterone Therapy Heart Attack Risk

Study Links Testosterone Therapy Heart Attack Risk

Testosterone Therapy Heart Attack Risk: New Study Links Deadly Side-Effects to the “Fountain of Youth” Testosterone is the hormone that is responsible for male sex drive, muscle building, and healthy bone mass. As men grow older, their testosterone production slows down. This causes thinning of the hair, loss of muscle mass, a decrease in bone […]

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Are there recommended auto and home insurance policy limits?

Are there recommended auto and home insurance policy limits?

This is one of the more difficult questions for us to answer because, as you can surmise, affordability of the coverage is a key consideration.  We can tell you there is no universal or set coverage amount we recommend for auto or home.  This is something to be discussed among family members and with a trusted representative (not captive […]

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Personal Liability From Holiday Decorations

Personal Liability From Holiday Decorations

“Are you creating an unsafe environment and exposing yourself to personal liability in connection with your holiday decorations?   For example, is there a danger of liability associated with yard decorations, extension cords, lights, garland, etc.” Answer:   Yes, potentially. Negligence law can be applied to virtually any activity.  In other words, anything you do […]

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How Marriage Can Affect Your Liability and Other Rights

How Marriage Can Affect Your Liability and Other Rights

Many people get married in the fall and the spring. Obviously, there is a laundry list of things to do.  Once the essential things are done, here is some food for thought as to areas of your life which can be affected by your marital status.

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Myth #7: The Insurance Adjuster Can Help You Better if You Record Your Statement

Myth #7: The Insurance Adjuster Can Help You Better if You Record Your Statement

Truth: The only reason your insurance adjuster wants to speak with you or record your statement is so that he or she can use it against you later. For instance, if shortly after your accident, your insurance adjuster asked you about your injuries. He or she is hoping that you will not tell him about […]

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Myth #6: If You Sign the Insurance Company’s Medical Authorization, You’ll Settle Sooner

Myth #6: If You Sign the Insurance Company’s Medical Authorization, You’ll Settle Sooner

Truth: One of the biggest mistakes that accident victims make is to give the other guy’s insurance company access to their private, personal medical records. The insurance companies don’t make billions of dollars by doing favors for you. By giving your adjuster access to your very private and personal medical records, you are allowing him […]

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Top 10 Insurance Company Lies

Top 10 Insurance Company Lies

There are many common insurance company lies and tactics you may hear if you suffer injuries in an auto accident. Top 10 Lies #10- “$1500 is a lot of money for your injuries!” #9- “How come you were the only one that got hurt?” #8- “With the minor damage to your car, you couldn’t have […]

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Myth #2: Your Insurance Adjuster Is Nice and Trustworthy

Myth #2: Your Insurance Adjuster Is Nice and Trustworthy

Truth: He’s only a nice guy if he wins! At his job, he only wins when you lose. At Ostroff Injury Law, we only win when you win. You are not more important to your insurance adjuster then his job, or him getting a raise or promotion. Successful insurance company adjusters will act like your […]

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