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Who Protects The Rights of Those Who Protect and Serve?

Police Car March 14th, 2018

The men and women of our law enforcement work tirelessly to serve and protect the public. In doing so, police officers face a higher risk of incurring a work-related injury or illness than other occupations. The most common risk that is posed to police officers is injury that results due to persons or animals. According…

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Freeburn Hamilton is Proud to Support the Developmental & Disability Services of Lebanon Valley

Developmental & Disability Services February 23rd, 2018

Developmental & Disability Services (DDS) of Lebanon Valley is a charitable 501 (c)(3) organization with a mission to empower children with developmental delays and persons with disabilities to lead more productive, satisfying and/or independent lives. DDS of Lebanon Valley is able to provide training and educational services at no cost to individuals and their families…

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Who is Responsible When a Dog Attack Occurs?

Good Day PA February 20th, 2018

Every year, approximately 4.5 million dog attacks occur throughout the United States. Dog attacks can be very serious and about half of the dog attacks that occur result in a visit to a medical facility. In addition to being very serious, dog attacks can also be very expensive with the average cost of a dog…

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Stay Safe this Super Bowl Sunday – Don’t Drink and Drive!

Superbowl Party February 2nd, 2018

Super Bowl Sunday is almost here and football fans across the nation will be joining one another to watch the Philadelphia Eagles take on the New England Patriots. Last year, approximately 111.3 million Americans tuned-in to watch the Super bowl and the viewership for this year’s Super Bowl is expected to be nearly just as…

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Read About These Helpful Tips from Freeburn Hamilton on Pedestrian Safety

Pedestrian Accident January 31st, 2018

Pedestrian accidents happen more than you know in the state of Pennsylvania. The most recent report shows that there were over 4,000 pedestrians injured in accidents involving people walking, jogging or just hanging out. A recent report also states that there were 153 pedestrian fatalities due to traffic related pedestrian accidents. Sadly, pedestrian accidents occur…

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Nurse Assaulted by Patient at UPMC Pinnacle Harrisburg Hospital

Nurse January 29th, 2018

The goal of healthcare workers is to heal others and make them better.  But, the healthcare profession is rife with risk and dangers.  Research shows that more workers are injured in accidents and other causes in the healthcare and social assistance professions than any other industry. There are a variety of risks that healthcare workers…

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Freeburn Hamilton is Proud to Support the Ronald McDonald House of Hershey

Ronald McDonald House of January 19th, 2018

Being admitted to the hospital due to a serious illness can be an overwhelming time for anyone, but it can be an especially difficult time for children and their families. In 2016, 28,472 patients were admitted into Penn State Health’s Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, including children. These patients traveled far and wide seeking medical…

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Watch Dick Freeburn Share Safety Tips on Good Day PA for Teen Driving Awareness Month!

Good Day PA! LIVE January 16th, 2018

Car Accidents are the #1 cause of death for teens which can be primarily attributed to inexperience on the road. In addition to inexperience, teens often drive distracted or do not wear a seatbelt which yields devastating results. More specifically, 58% of teens involved in car crashes are distracted and 66% of teen passengers who…

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Meet Freeburn Hamilton’s Newest Law Clerk, Jonathan Schnaars!

Jonathan Schnaars December 27th, 2017

Freeburn & Hamilton is proud to announce that Jonathan Schnaars has accepted a position as its newest law clerk.  Jon is a second year student at Widener Commonwealth Law School where he is in the top 20% of his class. Jon’s interest in the law was sparked by his passion for philosophy and his competitive…

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Happy Holidays from Freeburn Hamilton

Happy Holidays December 22nd, 2017

Millions of Americans will be traveling this holiday weekend by various means of transportation to get to their destination. It has been estimated by AAA that 107.3 million Americans will be traveling by planes, trains and automobiles from Saturday December 23 through Monday January 1st; making this the highest travel period on record. Freeburn Hamilton…

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Beware of These Dangerous Toys this Holiday Season!

Good Day PA December 15th, 2017

According to the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission’s most recent report, it is estimated that about 254,200 toy-related injuries occurred that required emergency room treatment in 2015 alone. Unfortunately, toy manufacturers still produce toys that could be potentially dangerous to children. Attorney Dick Freeburn recently went on ABC27’s Good Day PA to discuss hazardous…

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Drunk Driver Charged with Two Counts of Vehicular Homicide for Crash in West Earl Township

Drunk Driving December 11th, 2017

Drunk driving motor vehicle crashes account for almost 1/3 of all traffic related deaths in the United States. Annually over 10,250 people die in alcohol related crashes every year. Just think about this. If people would not drink, then get behind the wheel, there would be over 10,000 less deaths. Drinking and driving remains a…

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Happy Thanksgiving from Freeburn Hamilton!

Happy Thanksgiving November 22nd, 2017

Thanksgiving is a time for friends and family gather for a meal and drink, enjoying quality time with one another. It is also a time for us to reflect on the year and be thankful for all that we have. While the Thanksgiving holiday is a time to relax and reflect, it is also one of…

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Happy Veterans Day from Freeburn Hamilton

Veterans Day November 10th, 2017

Every year on November 11th, the Unites States reflects on the brave sacrifices that our men and women in uniform have made to defend our freedoms. This weekend, take the time to acknowledge all those that serve or have served in your life and thank them for their service. At Freeburn Hamilton, we would like…

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Diono Issues Major Recall of Child Safety Car Seats

Car Seat Recall November 8th, 2017

More than 500,000 Diono child car seats have been recalled, stemming from a company test that showed they may not protect your child in a car crash. This recall includes the Radian R100, Radian R120, Radian RXT, Olympia, Pacifica and the Rainier convertible and booster seats. These car seats were made from January 2014 to…

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Don’t Forget to Set Your Clocks Back – Daylight Savings Time Ends Sunday November 5

Daylight Savings November 3rd, 2017

This Sunday, November 5th, the United States will “fall back” an hour as daylight savings ends. While a majority of smartphones, computers and DVRs will automatically adjust to the time change, there are still some clocks that will require a manual set back. Therefore, make sure all manual clocks are set back an hour before going…

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Dick Freeburn Shares Halloween Safety Tips on Good Day PA!

Good Day PA! October 27th, 2017

Attorney Dick Freeburn recently spoke on Good Day PA! sharing insight on how to have a safe and fun Halloween night. If you missed the segment, you can watch it by clicking the link below. Please remember these helpful Halloween safety tips and share with your children and friends.   Trick-or-Treaters Be safe and be…

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Freeburn Hamilton Sponsors Local Elementary School Event

rocket launch October 25th, 2017

Melrose Elementary School, Harrisburg City School District and The Silver Academy, along with the Penn State University, are pleased to announce a joint effort to share knowledge, energy, enthusiasm for learning, and the desire to work with their neighbors as they BUILD…LAUNCH…AND ANALYZE the data collected from the rockets that they have constructed and launched….

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Have a Safe and Happy Halloween from Freeburn Hamilton!

kids trick-or-treating October 19th, 2017

Halloween is right around the corner, and children and families throughout Central Pennsylvania are preparing their costumes and decorating their homes for a frightful, fun night. Even though Halloween is an exciting holiday for children and families to enjoy, there are important safety tips that you should discuss with your children. At Freeburn Hamilton, we want everyone…

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Freeburn Hamilton Shares Bicycle Safety Tips To Help Avoid An Accident

Bicycle Safety Accident Tips October 9th, 2017

Wearing a bike helmet when out bicycling is extremely important, and could prevent a serious or fatal head injury after a fall. Sadly, a local teenager was recently injured, who was not wearing a helmet. He was riding his bike on the shoulder of state Route 35. The bicyclist attempted to cross the road, but…

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