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Avoiding Line-of-Sight Car Crashes in Pennsylvania

Posted on behalf of Schmidt Kramer Injury Lawyers on February 08, 2022 in Car Accidents

You need a clear view of the road and the traffic around you to safely operate a car, especially when you are making a turn or pulling onto a busy roadway. Unfortunately, there are many types of obstructions that could block your line of sight and make it much more difficult to operate your vehicle […]

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How an Airbag Can Injure a Driver During a Collision

Posted on behalf of Schmidt Kramer Injury Lawyers on February 03, 2022 in Car Accidents

Car crashes have the potential to cause serious or even life-threatening injuries. The body and especially the head are often jostled around quite forcefully during a collision, increasing the likelihood of severe injury. That is why cars have airbags. According to an estimate by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in 2017, frontal airbags […]

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Schmidt Kramer Attorney Jessica Mitchell Presenting at Social Security Disability Law Retreat

Posted on behalf of Schmidt Kramer Injury Lawyers on January 31, 2022 in News

Jessica Mitchell will be presenting at a Social Security Disability law retreat by the National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives. The NextGen Retreat is for those under the age of 40 who have less than 10 years of experience in Social Security Law. The event takes place March 3-6 in Boulder, Colorado, and Mitchell […]

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Dangers of Speeding and Why it Leads to so Many Crashes on U.S. Roads

Posted on behalf of Schmidt Kramer Injury Lawyers on January 31, 2022 in Car Accidents

Each year, thousands of people are killed in car crashes that involve one or more vehicles that were speeding. (In 2019 alone, 9,748 people were killed in crashes involving speeding.) A significant number of these crashes also involve distracted driving, as distracted drivers often do not realize how fast they are going. So many drivers […]

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Common Types of Head/Traumatic Brain Injuries Suffered in Car Accidents

Posted on behalf of Schmidt Kramer Injury Lawyers on January 28, 2022 in Car Accidents

Some of the worst injuries caused by car accidents are head and traumatic brain injuries (TBI). Even a moderate brain injury could end up affecting you for the rest of your life. The damage could affect you physically and psychologically, creating numerous daily challenges. Below, Schmidt Kramer’s experienced attorneys discuss some of the most common […]

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Scott Cooper Named Dauphin County Bar Association President for 2022

Posted on behalf of Schmidt Kramer Injury Lawyers on January 27, 2022 in General

Schmidt Kramer is proud to announce the appointment of Partner Scott Cooper as Dauphin County Bar Association (DCBA) President for 2022. Cooper was elected as President-elect last January when the DCBA held its annual meeting. Cooper is also a former president of the Pennsylvania Association for Justice and a member of the National Trial Lawyers […]

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Does Tendinitis Qualify for Social Security Disability Benefits?

Posted on behalf of Schmidt Kramer Injury Lawyers on January 24, 2022 in Social Security Disability

Sudden injuries and repetitive movements made over a long period can cause people to develop tendinitis. This refers to inflammation of the tendons that connect your bones to your muscles. For example, people could develop tendinitis from typing on a keyboard, sweeping, mopping, writing or other repetitive movements they make at their job. While you […]

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Who Could be at Fault for a Crash That Occurs When a Vehicle is Backing Up?

Posted on behalf of Schmidt Kramer Injury Lawyers on January 20, 2022 in Car Accidents

There are many types of accidents that happen on our nation’s roads every year. However, you might be surprised at how many crashes occur while backing up. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) estimates there are about 30,000 accidents per year that involve one or more vehicles backing up. You may be thinking this […]

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Strategies for Avoiding Aggressive Driving While You are on the Road

Posted on behalf of Schmidt Kramer Injury Lawyers on January 17, 2022 in Car Accidents

It may come as little surprise that aggressive driving is a factor in many serious or life-threatening crashes. Aggressive driving increases the risk of a crash because it puts the aggressive driver and others in dangerous situations. While there is no foolproof way to avoid all aggressive drivers, there are strategies for lowering your risk […]

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January 2022 Newsletter: Find Out What Has Been Happening at the Firm

Posted on behalf of Schmidt Kramer Injury Lawyers on January 17, 2022 in News

The Winter 2022 issue of our firm newsletter is now live on our website. Find out what has been happening at the firm over the last few months. Our firm was selected for the 2022 edition of Best Law Firms in Harrisburg in several practice areas. Partner Scott Cooper was appointed by Governor Tom Wolf to serve on the Judicial Conduct […]

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