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If You’ve Been Injured By A Hit And Run Driver…

June 22, 2018

If you have any questions about litigating a claim for damages resulting from any type of vehicle accident, contact Powell Law. Our decades of experience make it the clear and obvious choice to meet all your legal needs, especially for representation in personal injury matters involving any type of vehicle accident in the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre area. […]

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I’ve Been Injured On The Job: How Much Will I Receive In Workers’ Compensation Benefits?

June 19, 2018

Powell Law helps injured Pennsylvania workers assert their right to receive workers’ compensation benefits. After an on-the-job injury, a worker must meet certain requirements when filing a claim. The Pennsylvania worker’s compensation program allows injured workers to receive reimbursement for lost earnings (indemnity benefits), medical treatment, and vocational rehabilitation. One of the first questions asked […]

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Some Useful Safety Tips For Bicyclists & Motorists This Summer

June 14, 2018

As the summer months arrive, many people are anxious to go outside and enjoy the warmer weather. Especially cyclists, who have patiently waited through the cold, snowy, windy Pennsylvania winter for comfortable riding weather. Anywhere you look in Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, you’ll see cyclists. With the increased number of cyclists and motorists on the road, summer can […]

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What Is Vicarious Liability And Why Is It Important?

June 12, 2018

Vicarious liability is a legal term that often arises when one party acts negligently on behalf of another, who is secondarily liable. According to the Legal Information Institute, “vicarious liability” is that which “a supervisory party (such as an employer) bears for the actionable conduct of a subordinate or associate (such as an employee) based […]

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Coping With A Work Injury

June 7, 2018

Coping with a work-injury may be a tremendous hardship. Especially those injuries that cause pain for an extended period such as three months or more. It is common for those who suffer from chronic pain to experience stress and depression compounded by the inability to function at 100% and earn regular income. For 112 years, […]

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Tips For Safe Summer Boating

June 5, 2018

As the warm weather months have arrived, many Pennsylvanians will ready their boats and other naval craft for another summer of boating. There are many dangers involved with boating. First, because boating involves water, it incorporates all those dangers inherent in any activity in water. Second, since boats may weigh over 2000 pounds and are […]

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Can I Sue Someone Who Isn’t A Physician For Malpractice?

June 1, 2018

Properly litigating a personal injury case ensuring that our clients complete and total recovery of their losses is always the first and foremost priority of the experienced personal injury and medical malpractice attorneys at Powell Law. If you require legal counsel and assistance in litigating a claim for damages resulting from a personal injury based […]

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Driving Tips For New (Teen) Drivers

May 29, 2018

If you have any questions about litigating a claim for damages resulting from any type of vehicle accident, contact Powell Law. Our decades of experience make it the clear and obvious choice to meet all of your legal needs, especially for representation in personal injury matters involving any type of vehicle accident in the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre […]

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Not Reporting A Work Accident May Cost You Your Workers’ Comp Claim

May 25, 2018

Pennsylvania workers injured on the job have significant rights. The Pennsylvania worker’s compensation program is a state-mandated insurance program which provides reimbursement for lost earnings, medical treatment, vocational rehabilitation, as well as other benefits to eligible workers injured in the workplace. Powell Law protects injured workers by helping them to assert their right to workers’ […]

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