Posted On behalf of Schmidt Kramer on Feb 20, 2018 in Car Accidents
A head-on collision occurs when two vehicles hit each other, front end to front end. In 2016, 4,764 head-on collisions occurred in Pennsylvania, causing 132 deaths – or approximately one in every 10 vehicle accident fatalities – according to the Pennsylvania… Read More
Posted On behalf of Schmidt Kramer on Feb 12, 2018 in News
On Saturday, Feb. 10, 2016, Firm Partner Scott Cooper attended the Dauphin County Bar Association’s President’s Gala at the West Shore Country Club. At the annual dinner, Cooper was appointed to the organization’s Board of Directors for another year.
Cooper… Read More
Many Social Security Disability recipients have no other form of income than these benefits. Therefore, it is important that they know when to expect their benefit check. The Social Security Administration (SSA) maintains a schedule for when it pays benefits.
The… Read More
The purpose of damages in most personal injury cases is to help compensate an accident victim for monetary losses. The purpose of punitive damages, however, is to punish the wrongdoer by requiring him or her to pay the victim. Pennsylvania limits punitive… Read More
Posted On behalf of Schmidt Kramer on Feb 01, 2018 in News
Schmidt Kramer was honored to have partner Scott Cooper represent the firm as an invited speaker at the Pennsylvania Bar Association’s (PBA) 2018 Midyear Meeting hosted in January.
Cooper participated in a continuing legal education (CLE) seminar titled… Read More
Posted On behalf of Schmidt Kramer on Jan 30, 2018 in Slip & Fall
Slip-and-fall accidents can be complicated, as it is not always apparent to the injured victim what party or parties could be held liable for the incident. A skilled personal injury attorney can protect your rights and help you obtain the compensation… Read More
Winter weather can create dangerous conditions when working outside. Workers may suffer serious injuries, including electrocution, fractures, strains, sprains, and other injuries and illnesses.
The seasoned Harrisburg workers’ compensation attorneys… Read More
Accidents involving commercial trucks or tractor-trailers often cause more severe injuries than crashes involving passenger vehicles. Their weight and size increase the chances of serious harm or fatality.
Contact Schmidt Kramer’s Harrisburg truck accident… Read More
Posted On behalf of Schmidt Kramer on Jan 09, 2018 in Car Accidents
Every year, an average of 65 deadly winter car accidents occur in Pennsylvania, according to data collected by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the Auto Insurance Center. Due to ice, sleet and snowy whiteout conditions, wintertime… Read More
Increased heights, heavy machinery, small spaces and tight deadlines often create a recipe for disaster on construction sites. In 2015, 21 percent of all U.S. worker fatalities in the private industry were in construction jobs, according to the Bureau… Read More