Our Blog

Car Accidents on Vacation

April 24, 2018 | Accidents

Passport? Check. International charger adapters? Check. International driving permit – what? A person may think he or she is ready to travel, only to forget one of the most important aspects of traveling – staying safe. Few people know that car crashes are the No. 1 cause of death among travelers who are healthy, according… read more

Liability During Car Accidents Caused by Potholes

April 12, 2018 | Accidents

Potholes, which are depressions or cavities in roadways, are typically caused by wear. They usually occur in areas with heavy traffic and poor drainage, and where road maintenance doesn’t keep up with demand. During the 1950s to the 1970s, the U.S. invested in thousands of miles of highways that were expected to last 50 years,… read more

Q & A with Hal Waldman – Nursing Home Abuse Litigator

March 23, 2018 | Personal Injury

There is no substitute for experience – Q & A with attorney Hal Waldman — a nursing home abuse litigator who has 40+ years’ experience owning and operating a nursing home & personal care home in Western Pennsylvania.   What puts you in a unique position as an attorney who prosecutes nursing home abuse cases?… read more

What Are the Car Inspection Laws in Pennsylvania?

February 20, 2018 | Accidents

Pennsylvania has mandatory safety checks to assure the safety of vehicles on the road. Some experts estimate that these safety checks save hundreds of lives throughout the state each year by preventing car accidents. Here’s what you need to know about the statewide system – where to go, how often you need inspections, and what… read more

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning – Winter’s Silent Killer

February 10, 2018 | Personal Injury

Carbon monoxide is often called a silent killer, and for good reason – it’s colorless, odorless, and tasteless. It’s also poisonous and claims hundreds of lives each year. Some of our appliances use carbon monoxide every day. It’s given off by gas furnaces, charcoal grills, propane heaters, and portable generators. According to the Centers for… read more

Hal Waldman Named A Lawyer of Distinction

May 25, 2017 | Uncategorized

We are pleased to announce that Mr. Hal Waldman of Pittsburgh, has been certified as a member of The Lawyers of Distinction. This organization is recognized as the fastest growing community of distinguished lawyers in the United States.   Membership is limited to the top 10% of attorneys in the United States and members are accepted… read more

3 of the Most Common Places for Car Accidents in Pittsburgh

February 17, 2017 | Accidents

Auto accidents can happen at any time and at any place—day or night, big city or small town. Pennsylvania seems to be particularly prone to fatal auto accidents; in 2012, there were 1,211 deaths caused by car accidents, which was the highest number of auto accident deaths in the Northeast. You need to be prepared for… read more

5 Questions You Need to Ask Your Personal Injury Lawyer

January 26, 2017 | Personal Injury

Whether you’ve been injured in an auto accident or suffered an unnecessary complication due to medical malpractice, the personal injury lawyer you choose to represent you matters immensely to your case. You need a lawyer who is prepared to fight for you and make sure you receive the full compensation you are owed for your… read more

Dangerous product takes soldier’s life

March 25, 2013 | Personal Injury

It’s a parent’s nightmare to lose a child, especially when that child is a healthy 22-year-old soldier. Members of the military risk their lives every day in the line of duty, but one young soldier died suddenly during a military workout after consuming a workout supplement. The supplement is now being examined as a dangerous… read more