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Workers’ Compensation Overview and Penalties

Workers’ compensation is available to most workers in Pennsylvania. Most employers are mandated to offer workers’ compensation. Filing for workers’ compensation is not always a smooth process. Sometimes, things go array during the process of filing and obtaining compensation. When that happens, it is best to discuss your case with an experienced Erie Pennsylvania workers’…

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Car Accidents in Bad Weather Conditions

Car accidents are prevalent across the nation and in Pennsylvania. The vast majority of collisions occur under no adverse conditions when drivers simply fail to use caution. Failure to use caution when driving leads to many accidents in bad weather conditions. However, at times, the weather is a factor in many accidents. According to PennDOT,…

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Most Common Questions About Car Accidents

In the aftermath of a car crash, you may be not only hurt but also feel overwhelmed and confused. Car accidents are not only frightening, but they can also be costly in several ways. These include physical injuries and damage to your vehicle. When clients come to our offices at Melaragno, Placidi & Parini, they…

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Truck Accidents in Pennsylvania

When a large commercial truck collides with a car, truck, motorcycle or pedestrian, it usually results in serious permanent injuries or death. Due to their size, trucks are often deadly. Today there are approximately 2 million 18-wheelers in the United States. About 500,000 accidents involving big rigs happen each year. Many deadly accidents involving large…

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Drunk Driving Accidents

While it is never a good idea to drive while under the influence at any time in any state, driving while impaired took on a whole new meaning when Pennsylvania’s General Assembly passed Senate Bill 961, creating a new felony category for certain DUI offenses. If you have been charged with DUI in Pennsylvania, you…

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Distracted Driving Accidents

While distracted driving can mean a lot of things, most people see it to mean texting while driving or talking on a cellphone. Distracted driving, however, includes actions like talking to other passengers, trying to keep an eye on children, restraining pets, picking up things that fall to the floor of the vehicle, eating, grooming…


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