Who is Liable if Following Too Closely Leads to a Crash in PA?
Posted on behalf of Schmidt Kramer Injury Lawyers on May 30, 2023 in Car Accidents
We have all experienced those impatient drivers who tailgate to get you to go faster or move out of their way. These individuals may think there is no harm and that they are just gently pressuring you. However, following too closely to another vehicle is illegal and considered aggressive driving behavior. It could also lead […]Read More
Electric Vehicles – Do They Pose a Higher Crash Risk?
Posted on behalf of Schmidt Kramer Injury Lawyers on May 26, 2023 in Car Accidents
Electric vehicles have become a lot more popular over the past decade. People concerned about the environment appreciate that they put out fewer greenhouse gasses and pollutants than other vehicles. Consumers also believe electric vehicles to be safer, but could they actually pose a higher crash risk? From improved driving performance to lower fuel costs, […]Read More
What Should You Do if You Have Chest Pain After a Pennsylvania Car Crash?
Posted on behalf of Schmidt Kramer Injury Lawyers on May 16, 2023 in Car Accidents
Chest pain after a car crash could indicate a minor injury. However, post-accident chest pain may also indicate something more serious or life-threatening, such as a punctured lung or heart attack. In the immediate aftermath of a crash, victims cannot tell whether they are badly hurt. Pain symptoms are often delayed due to shock and […]Read More
Reasons Why You May be Experiencing Stomach Pain After a Pennsylvania Car Crash
Posted on behalf of Schmidt Kramer Injury Lawyers on April 28, 2023 in Car Accidents
You should never ignore stomach pain after a car accident. The pain and discomfort you are experiencing could be a sign of a serious injury, such as internal bleeding or a rupture in your digestive tract that could cause a life-threatening infection. If you experience stomach pain, fever, nausea, bloating or similar symptoms, you should […]Read More
Why Misuse of Adaptive Cruise Control Could Cause a Dangerous Crash in Pennsylvania
Posted on behalf of Schmidt Kramer Injury Lawyers on April 27, 2023 in Car Accidents
Using cruise control on a long road trip can make the task of driving easier. Cruise control can also improve your vehicle’s gas mileage. The problem is some drivers misuse cruise control and increase the risk of dangerous accidents. For example, some drivers use cruise control in heavy traffic, or they are not as attentive […]Read More
Who Pays if I Suffer Facial Injuries in a Car Crash?
Posted on behalf of Schmidt Kramer Injury Lawyers on April 24, 2023 in Car Accidents
Facial injuries are quite common after a car crash. Not only could the damage be severe, but if left untreated, facial trauma could also lead to severe secondary problems, such as a concussion, infection or hemorrhagic shock. Our law firm discusses facial trauma in more detail below, including the damages you may be able to […]Read More
What Are the Risks of Returning to Work Too Soon After a PA Car Crash?
Posted on behalf of Schmidt Kramer Injury Lawyers on April 17, 2023 in Car Accidents
It is very common for accident victims to push to get back to work too soon after a car crash in Pennsylvania or elsewhere. There are several valid reasons people may do this, but whatever the reason is, going back to work too soon can cause injured victims some real problems. Schmidt Kramer talks about […]Read More
Harrisburg Crash Scene Hazards Drivers Should Know About
Posted on behalf of Schmidt Kramer Injury Lawyers on April 07, 2023 in Car Accidents
Car crashes are scary and confusing experiences. Even if you have been involved in a car crash before, it is difficult to know what to do. All the uncertainty could cause some victims to put themselves in danger, as there can be many hazardous conditions at the scene. Schmidt Kramer’s licensed Harrisburg vehicle accident lawyers […]Read More
How Often Are Car Crashes Caused by Drugs and Alcohol in Pennsylvania?
Posted on behalf of Schmidt Kramer Injury Lawyers on March 30, 2023 in Car Accidents
Alcohol and drug-related crashes are a significant problem in Pennsylvania and many states across the country. According to the CDC, 29 people or more die in the U.S. every day as a result of a crash involving alcohol. Other types of impairment, however, are also on the rise. In fact, the number of drivers impaired […]Read More
How Are Personal Injury Compensation Awards Paid Out?
Posted on behalf of Schmidt Kramer Injury Lawyers on March 27, 2023 in Car Accidents
Finally reaching a settlement for your personal injury claim after months or more of waiting creates a huge wave of anticipated relief. It can also create some frustration for injured victims who have already been anxiously waiting to recover their damages. That said, how does it all happen and how long do you have to […]Read More