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COVID-19

March 17, 2020 | Uncategorized

Dear Clients: Given the recent outbreak and quarantine for COVID-19, Waldman and Associates wants to let our clients know that we are continuing to zealously work on your behalf during this time. Our office is equipped to work remotely and we will continue to provide the highest level of client service. Upon receipt of any… read more

Opening a Claim With a Nursing Home’s Insurance: When to Act and How

March 13, 2020 | Uncategorized

If you have a loved one who was injured due to negligent nursing home care, you should file a claim against the facility. The facility should have insurance to cover any damages that a resident suffers because of the facilities negligence in hiring, patient care, inadequate responses to dangerous situations or medical malpractice. When Should… read more

Elder Abuse: Frequently Asked Questions

March 6, 2020 | Uncategorized

In a disturbing survey, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services determined over 90% of the nation’s nursing homes have been cited for violating federal health and safety standards. Unfortunately, this results in cases of elder abuse. If you have a loved one in a nursing home and believe elder abuse may be taking… read more

Differences Between Full Tort and Limited Tort

March 6, 2020 | Uncategorized

In Pennsylvania, there are full and limited tort options when purchasing auto insurance. Selecting limited tort may save you some money, but it could haunt you later if you are injured in an accident. Your limited tort choice could hinder your ability to collect the money you deserve. If you have been in an accident,… read more

Pennsylvania Statute of Limitations for Personal Injury

February 28, 2020 | Uncategorized

If you have suffered a personal injury in Pennsylvania that was caused by someone else’s negligence, it’s important to understand the laws in the state. One thing all injured plaintiffs must be aware of is the statute of limitations. This is the period of time you have available to file your lawsuit. It’s important to… read more

Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect

February 21, 2020 | Uncategorized

Nursing home employees sign up for a tough and demanding job. They are held to the high standard of tending to individuals who need 24-hour care. When they fail to act properly, the employees put our community’s older individual in danger. Here at Waldman and Associates we find it particularly offensive when a nursing home… read more

5 Tips for Driving Safe in Winter Weather

February 14, 2020 | Uncategorized

Your spotless driving record and defensive driver skills may not help you when winter weather and less competent drivers collide. High mountains, winter weather and winding roads could bring a collision your way and you need experienced Pittsburgh car accident lawyers to recover the settlement or award you deserve as a victim. Much like most… read more

Involved in a Car Accident: How Much is My Case Worth?

February 7, 2020 | Uncategorized

Some people believe that if they were injured in an accident, they will receive an instant settlement for a specific and immediately calculable number. They call an attorney and ask, “WHAT IS MY CASE WORTH?” If an attorney answers that question with a number, they are either completely inexperienced, untruthful or both. It’s impossible to place… read more

What Injuries Are Common in Nursing Home Neglect?

January 27, 2020 | Personal Injury

When you place a loved one into a nursing home, it is a difficult and emotional moment. However, when doing so, you assume they will be given the highest levels of care and compassion. Unfortunately, this may not always be the case. Each year, thousands of nursing home residents suffer injuries due to neglect. If… read more

My Loved One Fell at the Nursing Home: Why You Should Pursue the Claim

January 13, 2020 | Accidents

Nursing home accidents are unfortunately more common than you think. If your loved one has suffered a fall or any other injury in a nursing home, Hal Waldman & Associates are the nursing home negligence lawyers you should contact for an immediate free consultation. Protecting the interests of a loved one who has sustained personal… read more

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