auto accident

Did You Know A New Law Will Affect The Way Pennsylvania Cracks Down on DUI Offenders?

August 7th, 2017

According to the most recent PennDOT report on crash statistics, alcohol was a contributing factor in almost 30% of car accident deaths in Pennsylvania.  This number has been increasing over the past ten years, and lawmakers want to put a stop to drinking & driving related fatalities. Drunken driving accidents are preventable, and it is…

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Tractor Trailer Accident On Route 72 Serves As A Reminder Of Unique Risks 18-Wheelers Pose To Drivers

July 28th, 2017

Tractor-trailers and large commercial vehicles help to transport needed goods throughout the country. The problem is that over 80,000 injury crashes alone occur each year with tractor-trailers and commercial trucks. Unfortunately, these accidents tend to cause significant injuries and fatalities due to the sheer size and weight of 18-wheelers compared to cars. Earlier this week,…

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Did You Know There Are 15 Car Crashes Every Hour In Pennsylvania?

July 18th, 2017

Did You Know there Is 15 Car Crashes Every Hour In Pennsylvania? Due to the innovations and numerous safety improvements in cars today, there has been a slow decline in car accident fatalities in the US.  However, in 2016 the U.S. Department of transportation noted seeing car crashes rising, many of these accidents now being…

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How to Find the Right Nursing Home in Harrisburg

July 1st, 2016

Making the decision that elderly loved ones can no longer be on their own is a tough one. Once the decision has been made to move to a place that can take care of the needs of your elderly loved ones, you need to find the right place for them. With all of the options…

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Do Minor Car Accidents Need to be Reported in Pennsylvania?

June 21st, 2016

Have you or someone you know ever been involved in a fender bender? You have, at the very least, driven past them on the highway during rush hour. Minor car accidents are fairly common and typically involve some property damage, but major injuries can also happen depending on the circumstance. If you are involved in a…

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Pedestrian and Car Accidents

November 10th, 2014

Recent Pedestrian and Car Accidents In the past several days there have been several tragic accidents in Central Pennsylvania. Regrettably in two separate incidents, two victims were killed when crossing a street; and,  an older man was killed when his car was rear ended by an oncoming vehicle while he was stopped waiting to exit Interstate 83. A young man and woman was injured when their horse and…

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Vehicle Accident

October 8th, 2014

The Story of My Vehicle Accident In 2009, I was hurt in a vehicle accident, when a man rear-ended my pickup truck on a highway in northern Pennsylvania. My shoulder’s rotator cuff was torn and other related injuries from this accident prevented me from raising my arm beyond my chest height for months. I required medical attention immediately, and right off the bat, the medical…

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Valet Service Has No Duty to Intoxicated Person

June 26th, 2014

Pennsylvania Superior Court  Finds Mohegan Sun Valet Service has No Duty to Intoxicated Person Maranko v. Downs, W.L. 2841549 (Pa. Super 2014). Opinion by Panella, joined by Platt (Senior Judge assigned to Superior Court), dissent by Mundy. This case raises an issue of first impression in this Commonwealth regarding the duty and ultimate liability of a valet service when an automobile is returned to an allegedly…

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Full Tort vs Limited Tort

June 16th, 2014

What is the best choice – Full Tort vs Limited Tort? Residents of Pennsylvania are faced with a very important decision when they buy personal auto insurance. Should they buy full tort or limited tort coverage? Limited tort may cost less money, but is it the best decision for your family? The Personal Injury and Workers’ Compensation Law Firm, Freeburn & Hamilton, want you to…

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Pedestrian Accidents in Lancaster and Lebanon Counties

May 8th, 2014

Children Are Pedestrian Accident Victims Sadly, in the past  two days there were two pedestrian accidents in Lancaster and Lebanon counties that resulted in the deaths of a 2 year old boy and an 11 year old girl and injuries to a 6 year old boy. All 3 children were at home at the time of the accidents, but were struck by a truck in each…

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Harrisburg Personal Injury Lawyer, Richard Sadlock, joins Freeburn & Hamilton

April 17th, 2014

Harrisburg Personal Injury Lawyer joins Freeburn & Hamilton Harrisburg Personal Injury Lawyer, Richard Sadlock has joined Freeburn & Hamilton, P.C., your Central Pennsylvania Personal Injury and Workers’ Compensation law firm.  Mr. Sadlock was previously associated with the personal injury law firm of Angino & Rovner where he represented injury victims for over 28 years.  Mr. Sadlock will continue to represent clients who have suffered injuries in…

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Full Tort: Protecting your rights in case of an auto accident

April 24th, 2013

FULL TORT OR  LIMITED TORT COVERAGE IN PENNSYLVANIA Freeburn & Hamilton want YOU to KNOW the TRUTH about Pennsylvania automobile insurance! Full Tort is NOT Full Coverage! When purchasing your auto insurance, you must consider not only the price of the coverage, but also protecting your rights and the rights of members of your family if injured in an auto accident. In Pennsylvania you are given the opportunity to chose between…

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Newport Personal Injury and Workers’ Compensation Attorney

August 21st, 2012

Address: 232 Market St. Newport, PA 17074 Phone: (717) 777-7777 Get Directions » View Larger Map Newport Personal Injury And Workers’ Compensation Attorney Firm, Freeburn & Hamilton Our Newport office serves residents of Newport and all of Perry County. If you live in Perry County and need a personal injury or workers’ compensation lawyer, the attorneys at Freeburn & Hamilton will meet with you anytime…

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Chambersburg Personal Injury and Workers’ Compensation Attorney

August 21st, 2012

Phone: (717) 777-7777 Freeburn & Hamilton – Chambersburg Personal Injury and Workers’ Compensation Attorney Firm Gettysburg Personal Injury and Workers’ Compensation attorney firm, Freeburn & Hamilton has served the residents of Franklin County for many years.  When you need someone to fight for your rights, contact Freeburn & Hamilton to speak to one of our experienced Chambersburg personal injury lawyer and workers’ compensation attorney. You and your family…

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