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Brush The Snow Off Your Car. It’s The Law! Almost.

December 23, 2019

Last year at this time, the House failed to adopt SB 435, which attempted to accomplish a public safety measure related to the removal of ice from motor vehicles. Last month, the Senate voted unanimously to advance SB 114, a similar bill, which now moves to the Pennsylvania House for consideration. Currently, Pennsylvania law (75 Pa. […]

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Notice And Work-Related Injuries

December 18, 2019

It is only common sense that informing an employer as soon as possible after suffering a work-related injury is important. The employer and its insurance carrier need to address the injury and satisfy their legal obligations. The employee needs to receive medical treatment to determine the true severity of the injury. The knowledgeable and experienced […]

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Perspective Is Everything: Pennsylvania Is 26th Best, or Worst, State For Driving

December 16, 2019

In 2019, Carinsurance.com published the results of a survey that ranked the fifty states and the District of Columbia in eight categories to determine which states were most favorable for U.S. motorists. Pennsylvania finished 26th in the country. So, Pennsylvania is the 26th best or worst state in which to drive, depending on your perspective. […]

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Yanakos Case A Victory For Medical Malpractice Plaintiffs

December 12, 2019

When the need arises, what should Pennsylvanians consider in choosing a personal injury attorney? Knowledge of the law and extensive experience should be at the top of the list of desired qualifications. Since Powell Law was founded by James Powell, Sr. in 1906, our attorneys have litigated all types of personal injury cases. Whatever the […]

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Mandatory Insurance Considerations For Pennsylvania Motorists

December 10, 2019

The first and foremost priority of the experienced personal injury attorneys at Powell Law is helping our clients completely recover their losses for the harm caused by others. If you require legal counsel and assistance in litigating a claim for damages resulting from an accident, contact Powell Law. As most Pennsylvania residents know, if you […]

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About The Legal Services Provided By Powell Law – Medical Malpractice

December 6, 2019

James J. Powell, Sr. founded Powell Law based on the principles of “honor, integrity, and trust” in 1906. Now, 113 years later, Powell Law continues to uphold these principles as Northeastern Pennsylvania’s oldest personal injury law firm. For three generations, Powell Law has litigated a wide range of personal injury claims, including medical malpractice claims, […]

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Most Frequently Cited OSHA Standards, Part 2

December 4, 2019

OSHA publishes a list of the most frequently cited OSHA standards to alert employers so they may take steps to find and fix recognized hazards. For the ninth consecutive year, Fall Protection – General Requirements is OSHA’s most frequently cited standard, the agency announced. The rest of the preliminary list of OSHA’s Top 10 violations for […]

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Most Frequently Cited OSHA Standards, Part 1

December 2, 2019

Don’t lose your workers’ compensation benefits! Our legislature created the workers’ compensation system to benefit workers injured in the workplace. If you have applied for workers’ compensation benefits and have any questions about your claim, contact Powell Law today to consult with an experienced Pennsylvania workers’ compensation attorney. OSHA publishes a list of the most […]

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Pennsylvania’s Unique Automobile Insurance System, Part 2

November 27, 2019

When the need arises, what should Pennsylvanians consider in choosing a personal injury attorney? Knowledge of the law and extensive experience should be at the top of the list of desired qualifications. Since Powell Law was founded by James Powell, Sr. in 1906, our attorneys have litigated all types of personal injury cases. Whatever the […]

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