Accident And Injury


6 Ways to Lower Your Medical Expenses

Healthcare costs are increasing for all Americans, and some can’t keep up. Roughly 25 percent of Americans reported difficulty paying their medical bills in the...

  • Richard Bierig
  • Apr 4, 2018

Ed Norton’s Film Company Sued for $7M by Tenants Over Deadly Apartment Fire on ‘Motherless Brooklyn’ Set

Actor and filmmaker Edward Norton’s film production company, Class 5 Inc., was hit with a $7 million lawsuit last week after being linked to a...

  • Jess Fregni
  • Apr 3, 2018

Self-Driving Uber Kills Pedestrian, Raising Safety Concerns about Autonomous Vehicles

A self-driving car operated by Uber struck and killed a woman crossing a street in Tempe, Arizona, on Sunday, March 18, raising safety concerns about...

  • Aaron Vehling
  • Mar 19, 2018

What’s Causing All These Train Accidents?

Commuting by train is much safer than traveling by car, but you might not know that from all the train accidents in the news lately....

  • Richard Bierig
  • Mar 2, 2018

Don’t Get Burned When Your Landlord Freezes You Out

You and your family huddle together in blankets, shivering something fierce. Maybe you even see your breath. The heat doesn’t work properly and you’re at...

  • Aaron Vehling
  • Feb 5, 2018

3 Court Rulings from 2017 You Should Know About

This was a big year for court rulings in a variety of legal fields, but here are three that have had a particularly noteworthy affect...

  • Aaron Vehling
  • Dec 29, 2017

What a Repeal of the NYC Cabaret Law Could Mean for Nightlife Security

The New York City Cabaret law may sound like something out of the hit Kevin Bacon flick Footloose, but it’s a very real dance ban...

  • Jess Fregni
  • Sep 27, 2017

Upper Darby SEPTA Train Crash Injures At Least 42 People

A train crash at the 69th Street Transportation Center in Upper Darby, Penn., overnight left at least 42 people injured in a collision that resulted...

  • Aaron Vehling
  • philadelphia
  • Aug 22, 2017

The Dark Side of the Solar Eclipse

It’s finally coming Monday: the much-discussed solar eclipse. For the first time in almost 100 years, all of North America from coast to coast will...

  • Aaron Vehling
  • Aug 17, 2017

FL. Power Plant in Spotlight After Several Accidents

In a tragic accident, four workers were killed at a Big Bend Power Station in Apollo Beach, Florida, on June 29, according to the Tampa...

  • Staff
  • Jul 17, 2017

The People & Companies Helping Fire Departments Save Pets

Last month, a fire broke out in a home off E. 28th Avenue in Tampa. Firefighters were able to control the fire enough that they...

  • Staff
  • Jul 14, 2017

When Safety Features Kill: A Look at the X-LITE Guardrail Tragedy

A guardrail end designed to protect motorists in the event of an off-road collision is now being removed and replaced in Tennessee and Missouri after...

  • Jess Fregni
  • Jul 7, 2017

Venus Williams Didn't Cause Fatal Car Crash, Authorities Say

(Updated July 7: Police have rescinded their assessment that Venus Williams is at fault for a car crash in Florida after reviewing video footage, according...

  • Richard Bierig
  • Jul 3, 2017

What the PA Supreme Court's Ruling Means For Workers

For decades now, Pennsylvania’s workers may not have been getting the amount of workers’ compensation benefits they deserve. But a workers’ comp lawsuit just ended...

  • Staff
  • Jun 30, 2017

Don’t Go Out With a Bang: How to Spot Dangerous Fireworks

Fireworks can be fun, and in many parts of the country they’re an integral part of celebrating the Fourth of July. However, fireworks are a...

  • Matthew Sandler
  • Jun 30, 2017