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Reimbursing Medicare In PI Cases

January 18, 2018

Powell Law has litigated on behalf of the injured for 112 years. If you have suffered some injury as the result of an accident, call the attorneys at Powell Law. Your consultation is free and you don’t pay unless we win your case! When personal injury plaintiffs receive Medicare or Medicaid benefits for accident-related expenses, […]

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Severe Burn Injuries May Occur In Your Home

January 16, 2018

If you require legal counsel and assistance in litigating a claim for damages resulting from a personal injury, contact the Powell Law Firm. Our decades of experience make it the clear and obvious choice for representation in personal injury matters in Scranton/Wilkes-Barre and surrounding areas. One of the first things we learn as toddlers is […]

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Nursing Home Abuse Underreported

January 9, 2018

For 112 years, the attorneys at Powell Law have helped families receive compensation for personal injuries. Today, many families have the responsibility of caring for elderly members who may be chronically ill and require the temporary or permanent services of nursing or assisted-living homes. In the fall of 2017, the Health and Human Services’ Office […]

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Supplemental Social Security Income (SSI) Benefits And Work Credits

January 4, 2018

Individuals eligible for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) may also be entitled to receive Social Security benefits. An application for SSI benefits is also an application for Social Security benefits, although the latter requires additional information from the applicant before such benefits may be awarded. To receive monthly Social Security benefits for applications filed December 1, […]

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Specific-Loss Benefits: Loss Of Use Must Be Permanent

January 2, 2018

One of the types of benefits available to injured Pennsylvania workers is a “specific loss” benefit. This is available when a worker loses the use of a body part for “all practice, intents and purposes.”  In a recent case, the Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania addressed the requirements for proving the “specific loss” of a body part. […]

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Symptoms Of Whiplash

December 7, 2017

If you require assistance in litigating a personal injury claim, contact the Powell Law Firm. Establishing the elements of a personal injury case requires the expertise of experienced attorneys such as the personal injury attorneys at Powell Law. Our attorneys carry on the work of a law firm that spans generations and has represented thousands […]

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What Is Whiplash?

December 5, 2017

Whiplash is a neck injury suffered by motor vehicle drivers and passengers alike, generally following a rear-end collision. It also occurs from sports injuries, physical stress, and abuse, or even amusement park rides. While whiplash is generally considered a relatively mild condition, it may cause long-term pain. Accident victims must be careful since symptoms of […]

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How Are Personal Injury Lawyers Paid?

November 30, 2017

Many clients wonder how personal injury attorneys are paid. At Powell Law, a consultation with our experienced attorneys is FREE! For over a century, yes, over a century, the attorneys at Powell Law have litigated on behalf of Pennsylvania personal injury and motor vehicle accident victims. Properly litigating a personal injury case so that our […]

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Tips For Avoiding Rollover Accidents

November 28, 2017

There are various precautions available to drivers to minimize the danger from rollover accidents. Some of them may be costly or expensive, but all of them will help decrease the chances of involvement in a rollover accident. These precautions relate to the following: Vehicle speed: Higher speeds increase a vehicle’s tendency to roll over. About 40 […]

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