How telemedicine can help patients On behalf of Balzarini & Watson posted in Failure to Diagnose on Tuesday, May 16, 2017. Pennsylvania residents usually believe that their doctors are most often correct. However, getting a second opinion during a virtual meeting with a physician may reduce the odds of a
The importance of defensive driving On behalf of Balzarini & Watson posted in Car Accidents on Tuesday, April 11, 2017. Pennsylvania drivers might want to be more careful on the road in light of the news that traffic fatalities are on the rise. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety
Misdiagnosis in PA can lead to serious injury, disability and death When Pennsylvania patients schedule an appointment with their physician, they expect to discuss their symptoms and receive a diagnosis, as well as possible treatment options. While some doctors make life-saving diagnoses on a regular basis, a study published in
Texting laws in Pennsylvania: Is there room for improvement? In Pennsylvania, drivers who are found texting while behind the wheel can be pulled over and cited by law enforcement. The state is one of 44 states in the nation that currently bans texting and driving, according to the Governors Highway
Identifying the signs of brain injury in car accident victims Car accident victims may suffer from traumatic brain injuries, which can have mild to severe effects on a person’s life. People who have been involved in a car accident in Pennsylvania understand that the aftermath of a collision can be
What are the leading causes of car crashes in Pennsylvania? Drivers in Pennsylvania should be familiar with common causes of accidents in the state, which include alcohol use, distracted driving and speeding. Car accidents occur all too frequently in Pittsburgh and other parts of Pennsylvania. In 2014 alone, over 121,000
How can motorists stay safe around big rigs in PA? Motorists who drive safe around tractor trailers may be able to decrease the likelihood of becoming involved in a large truck accident. Drivers in Pittsburgh and across the state know that sharing the road with tractor trailers can be intimidating.
Medical malpractice 101: Understanding your rights in Pennsylvania Anyone who believes he or she has suffered as a result of medical negligence in Pennsylvania should understand the basics of filing a claim. There are several basic principles that apply to medical malpractice cases in Pennsylvania that are generally regarded in