State College Pennsylvania Law Blog

Why You Might Have a Personal Injury Claim October 18, 2021 | Uncategorized

If you’ve been injured, it’s important to know whether you can file a personal injury claim. You may have the ability to seek justice for what happened and obtain compensation for your medical bills, time lost from work, and more. By taking with a personal injury law firm State College Pennsylvania lawyers can provide you with more insight. What Constitutes a Personal Injury? Not all injuries qualify… READ MORE

Overview of Pennsylvania’s Social Security Laws October 04, 2021 | Uncategorized

Social Security is a federal program that was created to help boost the economic security of the people of the United States. One third of the social security beneficiaries are disabled, dependents, or survivors. The majority are retired, or over the age of 65. The eligibility requirements, and qualifications are federally mandated, but the laws may vary by state. In the state of Pennsylvania, the law… READ MORE

Should I Hire a Personal Injury Attorney if my Dog Bit Someone? September 20, 2021 | Uncategorized

Our dogs are some of our best friends, but that doesn’t mean all dogs are friendly to everyone. Most people are taught as children to watch out for other people’s dogs because it is hard to determine how they will react. Even breeds that are known to have a relatively docile nature can wind up biting someone, either as an extension of play or in an… READ MORE

What Constitutes an SSD Claim? September 06, 2021 | Uncategorized

When you or a member of your family become disabled, it’s important to have the money you need to survive. The Social Security Administration offers benefits for people with disabilities. By filing a SSD claim, you can find out if you qualify and what disability benefits you are entitled to. During the claim process, you may not have sufficient information to support your claim. As such,… READ MORE

How do Settlements for Commercial Vehicle Accidents Work? August 23, 2021 | Uncategorized

Driving can be an intimidating process, even without a large commercial vehicle sharing the road. That being said, when you do have a personal injury case to deal with, a State College personal injury attorney or a State College personal injury lawyer can help. Why are Commercial Trucks Potentially Dangerous? Commercial truck drivers, for the most part, are careful and are regulated and vetted to make… READ MORE

Dog Bite Statistics in the U.S. August 09, 2021 | Uncategorized

Dogs have continued to be beloved and popular pets by people all over the country. While dogs are generally very friendly and safe to be around, they are still animals that have basic instincts. In some cases, these instincts can cause them to bite someone. If you are bitten, it could lead to physical and emotional trauma and other damages. There are several interesting statistics about… READ MORE

When You Should Contact a Social Security Disability Attorney July 26, 2021 | Uncategorized

When it comes to getting social security disability it can be difficult to get the right settlement and to get your case approved. In some cases, the office where you are filing may not think you qualify, they may argue that you are not a candidate and it can be hard to fill out all the information needed. What Are Some Common Problems with Social Security… READ MORE

3 Tips to Protect yourself from Social Security Scams July 12, 2021 | Uncategorized

Social security and disability income continue to be a primary source of income for people all over the country. In fact, more than 65 million people receive some form of benefit on a monthly basis. While social security and other benefits can be quite helpful, the size of the program makes all people susceptible to social security scams. Today, scammers may try to obtain information from… READ MORE