2016

Blog Posts in 2016

  • 13-Dec-2016

    Three Potentially Dangerous Holiday Gifts

    Every holiday season is filled with hot gift ideas that are sure to bring a smile to the face of whoever you give it to. This year is no exception, but there are a few gift ideas that have undergone some scrutiny due to potentially dangerous ...
  • 25-Oct-2016

    Halloween Safety Tips

    Halloween is just around the corner, so it’s important to prepare for any potential hazards both for yourself and those around you. Here are a few quick, valuable tips for Halloween holiday safety. Safety for Your Kids Your kids are probably ...
  • 17-Oct-2016

    Beware the Health Hazards of Spray Foam

    As the temperatures in Pennsylvania begin falling, signaling the start of winter, many homeowners will look to increase their home’s energy efficiency by keeping heat in and cold out through better insulation. The EPA and ENERGY STAR Commission ...
  • 12-Sep-2016

    Online Shopping Leads to Rise in Dog Attacks

    Whether you need medications, groceries, a new car part, or anything else you can imagine, odds are you can have it delivered right to your doorstep thanks to online super-retailers like Amazon or Ebay. This has led to a significant increase in ...
  • 18-Aug-2016

    Stroller Injuries Can Impact Brain Development

    If you have or have had young children, you probably have also owned a stroller or a child carrier to move them around. While these do make transporting a young child easier, strollers and child carriers are some of the most frequently-recalled ...
  • 4-Aug-2016

    The Three Biggest Auto Recalls in History

    Automobiles are recalled for a number of issues frequently, however in certain cases major manufacturing defects have resulted in some of the largest and most critical product recalls in history. These recalls have all presented serious danger to ...
  • 12-Jul-2016

    Beware Distracted Drivers Playing Pokémon Go!

    The mobile game known as Pokémon Go has become an almost instantaneous sensation since its launch. Less than a week later, the app is already rivaling the social media giant Twitter’s mobile platform for data usage levels on mobile ...
  • 14-Jun-2016

    4 Safety Tips for your Swimming Pool

    Beating the summer heat by taking a refreshing dip in a cool swimming pool is a favorite pastime of kids and adults everywhere. Pools can add significant value to your home, and be a great feature for hosting parties, barbecues, and even just summer ...
  • 6-Jun-2016

    Summer Travel Safety Tips

    Summer vacation is a great time to experience the life-fulfilling joy of travel. Whether you are simply making a short trip to a destination just a few short hours away, or traveling halfway around the world, there are a few guidelines you should ...
  • 17-May-2016

    What is "Maximum Medical Improvement?"

    Severe injuries sustained while at work may lead to lasting consequences, such as lifelong pain, loss of ability to perform certain tasks, and a number of other afflictions. Most likely, if this is the case, you are receiving workers’ ...
  • 24-Mar-2016

    Proving Liability in a Car Accident

    Determining who is at fault for a car accident isn’t necessarily black and white. In some cases, it can be blatantly obvious if another driver was acting carelessly but oftentimes it’s much more complex. When proving liability, ...
  • 10-Feb-2016

    Can I Sue If I Was Injured By An E-Cigarette Explosion?

    Whether you call them e-cigarettes, electronic hookahs, or vaporizers, these devices have seen an enormous rise in popularity over the last several years. A Forbes article from June of 2015 projects that e-cigarette sales will near 2.5 billion ...
  • 4-Jan-2016

    Are Hoverboard Injury Lawsuits Inevitable?

    Perhaps the biggest craze of 2015 was the so-called hoverboard – essentially a two-wheeled, self-balancing scooter. These boards have taken over social media, with countless celebrities posting pictures of their attempts to ride them. However, ...

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