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August 2017 Archives

What are Pennsylvania car seat laws?

It is your responsibility as a parent to ensure your child is properly restrained in a car or booster seat whenever he or she is riding in a vehicle. Pennsylvania has put into place laws to ensure you do this. These child restraint laws are detailed and specific to ensure children are as safe as possible in motor vehicles. The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation requires children age eight and under to use specific child restraints.

Important takeaways from the Sturgis Rally

For motorcycle riders in the Midwest, the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally is a premier summer event. Hundreds of thousands of riders descend on South Dakota for the two week event. While many news reports are about how many arrests are made and citations given, it is still a good time for a reminder of the tips that can keep riders safe.

Common examples of construction defects

Building a new home is one of life’s happiest and most stressful moments. There is the thrill of enjoying everything a new house has to offer: a place to call your own, peace and quiet, custom features, etc. However, because it is also likely to most expensive transaction you will ever make, you want to make sure everything is just right.

When injured workers can claim additional compensation

Working on a construction site comes with a wide variety of risks. There are a number of ways a construction worker can be injured on site, and any injury carries with it the possibility of extended time away from work, expensive doctor visits and treatment and immeasurable pain and suffering.