Unless a dog owner or bite victim accepts responsibility for a dog bite, issues of liability can end up in the Pennsylvania courts. Determining whose negligence caused a bite begins with investigation on the part of the appropriate state or local authorities, but the final decision requires the judgment of a court magistrate. The law…

Pennsylvania’s strict dog bite liability law holds owners responsible in most dog bite cases. But winning a legal battle is of little comfort when you or your child must live with a permanent visible scar or other condition caused by a dog bite. By understanding more about why dogs bite, you can avoid placing yourself…

Whether you are at the deli counter at the supermarket, in the waiting room at the dentist’s office or sharing a quiet dinner at your local Italian restaurant, you are likely surrounded by people texting or talking into their concealed headsets to someone miles away. But even the staunchest defender of today’s plugged-in, always-on lifestyle…

If you have been injured on the job, your employer may have explained that workers’ compensation is your sole source of financial recovery for medical bills and lost wages. You cannot sue your employer in addition to, or instead of, your workers’ compensation claim. And your workers’ compensation claim does not cover damages for pain…

© 2017 Georgelis Injury Law Firm, P.C.

logo-footer