November 10, 2013 | by Joel Kofsky | No Comments

Bridgewater – A state appeals court made a favorable decision for the Green Knoll Golf Course in Bridgewater by dismissing a lawsuit filed by a man who claimed he slipped and fell at the Golf Course. .The court upheld the previous decision made by a lower court to dismiss the lawsuit filed against defendants, the Green Knoll Golf Course and the Somerset County Park Commission. Joseph Lareau identified as plaintiff alleged that last March 01, 2009, he sustained injuries while he was crossing golf course’s footbridge as he slipped and […]

May 16, 2013 | by Joel Kofsky | No Comments

When it comes time to beat city heat in Philadelphia during the summer months, local residents have abundant options to choose from to cool off, kick back and enjoy the lazy days of June, July and August. With the unofficial start of summer drawing near, now is a good time to be reminded of summer safe driving tips before you take off for Ocean City or Wildwood, N.J., Cape May or the Poconos. Wherever you travel to cool off and wind down, keep these pointers in mind when you hit […]

February 22, 2013 | by Joel Kofsky | No Comments

It was another case of a hit and run crash which happened last night. At least one man from Dover was left for dead on the road by a driver who does not have any compassionate for others. The fatality was identified by the State police as Curt Burns, 38-years –old. At about 8:00 o’clock in the evening, Burns was trying to cross Route 13 southbound lanes at South Governors Avenue. A Route 13 southbound vehicle hit him and the impact sent him to the shoulder of the road. The […]

February 5, 2013 | by Joel Kofsky | No Comments

BOSTON – Spiritual strength is the best way to face events that are beyond human understanding. A Philadelphia community in the suburbs will hold a vigil offering for the injured victims of the Boston bus crash especially a High School Neshaminy student who is in critical condition. Monday will see this grieving community gather at Penndel’s Our Lady of Grace Church for a candlelight vigil prayer for Matt Cruz and the other injured victims of the crash. They have also started a drive for monetary donation to help the family […]

January 16, 2013 | by Joel Kofsky | No Comments

U. S. tort laws include cases of slip and fall which is a commonplace type of injury that is likely to happen unexpectedly. When incident takes place within the home and premise of the victim then no other person is held liable for it. However, in many instances, slip cases do happen outside the victim’s home and if it is proven that the cause is due to the owner’s neglect or irresponsibility, some victims get compensation for the injury. Questionable claims of slip-and-fall issues have come to the rise for […]

December 31, 2012 | by Joel Kofsky | No Comments

Philadelphia Roads number I-95, 476 and 276 are among the busiest, fastest and most dangerous under normal conditions. Every time reckless drivers enter these roadways or any other roadways, innocent lives are at stake. On December 31, before the year ended, two persons died after a vehicle mishap happened in the city section of Belmont that Sunday night. Police reported that the crash took place at about 11 00 o’clock in the evening. A car hit several vehicles prior to crashing several cars at the corners of Haverford Avenue and […]

November 9, 2012 | by Joel Kofsky | No Comments

In the United States, a million injuries often occur during the season of fall. Walking accidents are classified into four types, with slip and fall leading, as the most common type. This is the kind of accident that occurs when you slip and fall on ice or snow surfaces. Martin B. Tirado who is current CAE, Executive Director of the Snow & Ice Management Association, stated that the public gives the greatest concern on the risks of driving during icy and snowy conditions; however, they show little concern or none […]

September 27, 2012 | by Joel Kofsky | No Comments

Alisha Kuttler, the first witness said that she was on I-95, going about 70 mph, when a motorcycle appeared in the rearview mirror and was relieved that she wasn’t going to get a speeding ticket. She never saw the oncoming headlights or the vehicle driving the wrong way on the highway. She only saw the motorcycle coming down, followed by the officer’s body, and then his helmet. The officer was Brian Lorenzo, 48, a motorcycle drill team training instructor with 23 years experience in law enforcement, a wife, three children, […]

September 22, 2012 | by Joel Kofsky | No Comments

Last Thursday afternoon, Firefighters had to lower a man from a CSX railroad overpass for continued medical treatment after he was reportedly hit by a train at Oak Hill Avenue and Marshall Street. According to the Rural Metro ambulance crew, they were treating the victim on the trestle so they had call the assistance of the firefighters. The firefighters had to rig a stoke basket and rigid stretcher. Using a rope and pulley system, they lower the victim from the trestle and return him to the care of the ambulance […]

September 17, 2012 | by Joel Kofsky | No Comments

WHITPAIN TWP., Pa. – A crash on Route 202 in Montgomery County on Friday morning seriously injured two people. Both are now in the hospital in serious condition. The crash occurred at 9:45 a.m. on Route 202 (Dekalb Pike) in the vicinity of Cherry Lane in Whitpain Township. According to the police, a silver Honda Accord collided head-on with a brown Jeep Cherokee. The driver of the Honda was identified as 76-year old Phillip Gardock while the Cherokee was operated by 23-year-old Brian Kiester. The collision caused the closure of […]

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