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PERSONAL INJURY LAWYERS BLOG

Schmidt Kramer Attending Susquehanna Valley Harley Davidson Spring Open House

Schmidt Kramer will be at the Spring Open House at the Susquehanna Valley Harley Davidson on Allentown Boulevard in Harrisburg. Come look for our table on Saturday between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. The Spring Open House includes live music, food trucks and…

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There was less traffic on the roads in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Unfortunately, this did not result in a decrease in traffic deaths. In fact, there were 70 more traffic fatalities in 2020 compared to 2019, according to statistics cited by the…

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Unfortunately, there is no definitive answer to this question, as each claim is different. No two injuries are the same and people respond to treatment differently. It is also important to note employers have different insurance policies and employees…

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The first bellwether trial in the 3M earplug multidistrict litigation began last month in Florida. Bellwether trials are used to help both sides determine the likely outcome of other similar cases. If the plaintiffs are successful, it could be a step…

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Gerard Kramer, Dennis Kergick Nominated for Simply the Best 2021

Reader nominations for Harrisburg Magazine’s Simply the Best 2021 have been released and two Schmidt Kramer attorneys were nominated for the legal category. Partner Gerard Kramer was nominated for the personal injury attorney subcategory while attorney…

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Can I Obtain Social Security Disability for Broken Bones?

As most people are aware, Social Security Disability benefits are reserved for long-term disabilities that prevent people from working or severely limit their ability to work. It may come as little surprise that claims involving broken bones are often…

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2020 was a year with a lot of bad news, but there is some good news about last year. For example, data from the Pennsylvania court system shows the number of distracted driving citations was down 47 percent compared to 2019. This may indicate there was…

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How a Car Insurance Company May Twist Your Words to Hurt Your Claim

Crash victims often make a variety of mistakes that could hurt their claims for compensation. One of those mistakes is oversharing with the car insurance company. When they get on the phone with the insurance company, the representative may make them…

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A recent ruling by the Pennsylvania Superior Court could change the way lower courts have been applying the state’s Fair Share Act. The three-judge panel said a plain reading of the Fair Share Act makes it clear it should only apply when plaintiffs are…

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Schmidt Kramer is currently investigating defective product claims involving Aqueous Film Forming Foam, which is also known as AFFF firefighting foam. This substance has been linked to several types of cancer, including breast cancer, liver cancer, pancreatic…

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