June 17, 2016

Philadelphia Personal Injury Lawyers Review the Dangers of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Carbon monoxide poisoning (CO) poses a significant threat to many as it often goes undetected. The deadly gas is produced when burning certain fuel sources, such as coal, wood, charcoal, natural gas, and oil used for fuel. CO is colorless and has no noticeable odor. For this reason, carbon monoxide is often called the “silent killer.” Nationwide, carbon monoxide poisoning is one of the primary causes of accidental poisonings. Sadly, there are approximately 1,000 fatalities due to CO poisoning annually. Moreover, carbon monoxide poisoning causes thousands of non-fatal injuries each year that require treatment in hospital emergency rooms. Carbon Monoxide […]
June 17, 2016

Philadelphia Personal Injury Lawyer, Lawren J. Nelson, Settles Slip and Fall Case for $155,000

On May 24, 2011 the firm’s 41 year old female client (an independent cleaning contractor) went to the Defendants’ vacation home located in the Poconos to perform interior cleaning services. After arriving in the morning and cleaning the inside of the home with several other workers, the client exited the front door of the home, took a few steps and slipped and fell to the ground on the middle landing of a railroad tie and slate staircase located between the driveway and the front door. It had rained the day before this accident and the wood and slate walkway was […]