Most people realize that colliding with a large tractor-trailer is dangerous. However, it is still difficult for many to develop a clear understanding of the devastation associated with truck accidents. Unless you or someone you care about has been involved in such a collision, it is hard to grasp the amount of destruction these crashes cause.
No one, including injury attorneys, would ever claim that medical devices are always a risk. In fact, some of these devices prolong the lives of millions and improve the quality of life for millions more. However, many of these devices do harm patients in Pennsylvania and elsewhere, resulting in product liability lawsuits.
Rideshare services such as Lyft and Uber have become increasingly popular among residents of Pennsylvania. Users find these services affordable and convenient when they need to get somewhere relatively fast. Unfortunately, rideshare drivers risk involvement in motor vehicle accidents the same as everyone else does.
Do you look like a drug user? You may not think you look like someone who would carry, buy or sell illegal drugs, but if Pennsylvania’s police think you do, they might take your money. They could take your car. They might not even charge you, but they could still keep your assets. This is civil asset forfeiture.
Many different types of defective products are responsible for thousands of injuries in Pennsylvania and other states. Examples of these products include faulty medical devices, malfunctioning auto parts and defective drugs, to name just a few.