Injury Settlements

WAKE UP Greyhound!

WAKE UP Greyhound!

Greyhound Crash: Bus drivers sleep at the wheel and menace nation’s roadways  On Saturday, September 14, 2013, at about 4 am, 64-year-old Dwayne Garrett, passed out. At the time, he was operating a Greyhound bus packed with 53 passengers. “Oh My God, Wake up! Wake up!” These were the last words that Stephane Calloway heard before […]

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The One Thing You Should Not Do After a Pennsylvania Car Accident

The One Thing You Should Not Do After a Pennsylvania Car Accident

There are doctors to talk to, body shops to call, and plans to make. Your to do list has gotten even longer since the moment that you were hurt in a Pennsylvania car accident. Everyone seems to have advice about what you should do and shouldn’t do and it can all be overwhelming and confusing. […]

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Answers to Car Accident Brain Injury FAQs for Brain Injury Awareness Month

Answers to Car Accident Brain Injury FAQs for Brain Injury Awareness Month

We often talk about the causes of car accidents on the blog and about how to protect accident victim recoveries. Today, we want to talk about a specific type of injury that can occur in a car accident. We specifically want to talk about traumatic brain injuries because March is Brain Injury Awareness month. Accordingly, […]

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Getting the Most for Your Accident Settlement

Getting the Most for Your Accident Settlement

We have talked in detail about avoiding insurance company tactics, which is one of the largest obstacles and mistakes made in Pennsylvania accident claims. Now, we’d like to focus for a while on tips which have helped our clients get the maximum amount for their accident settlement or slip and fall claim. Jon Ostroff has […]

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Ostroff Injury Law Secures a $1.95 Million Settlement in Driving Injury Case

Ostroff Injury Law Secures a $1.95 Million Settlement in Driving Injury Case

Demonstrating once again why Ostroff Injury Law is a leader in securing justice for automobile accident victims, attorneys Jon Ostroff and his team have obtained a nearly two million dollar settlement for their clients, Tom and Sherry Brintzenhofe. The Accident and its Repercussions In May 2008, Tom Brintzenhofe drove his car into a van that […]

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Limited Tort

Limited Tort

Insurance adjusters are employed by companies who profit from scaring you away from making a claim, when they would otherwise be responsible for paying you. Many people contact us because they’ve been in an automobile accident and they chose the “limited tort” option on their insurance policy. The insurance company said that they are not […]

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Will My Case Be Like the One on TV?

Will My Case Be Like the One on TV?

Every day people are hurt in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and they are confused about what to do.  They’ve read the newspapers and they’ve watched TV shows, and they know that court cases can be stressful and dramatic. Reality vs. Television What many people don’t know is that the cases that you read and hear […]

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How to Recover Damages for Your Injuries Without Going to Court

How to Recover Damages for Your Injuries Without Going to Court

You’ve suffered physical pain, emotional challenges and financial difficulties as a result of someone else’s negligence.  You know that you deserve to be recovering damages. However, you don’t want to go through the time, effort and expense of litigation. Luckily, there is an alternative.  You can get the damages that you deserve without going to […]

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What Everyone Should Know About Personal Injury Damages

What Everyone Should Know About Personal Injury Damages

The media and tort reform activists are not always kind to personal injury plaintiffs.  They claim they are looking for windfalls and are responsible for high insurance costs in this country.  However, there are claims are – to put it kindly – untrue. Here is the truth about seeking personal injury damages. Plaintiffs who settle […]

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Common Injuries After a Pedestrian Accident

Common Injuries After a Pedestrian Accident

On average, 13 pedestrians die in accidents every day in the United States. Many more suffer significant injuries in a pedestrian accident. Those injuries can affect them for the rest of their lives. When a pedestrian is hit by a motor vehicle, there is nothing protecting the pedestrian from the collision.  The impact is often […]

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