Ohio Valley Personal Injury Lawyers News
“Dutch Reach” Technique Could Save Bicyclists Lives
The Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia notes that bicyclists represent 45 percent of the traffic deaths that occurred in 2017. The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (DOT) states that between 2013 and 2017, bicyclist fatalities increased from 11 to 21, with another over 1,100 bicyclists injured in 2017. Data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) shows…
Chaffin Luhana Pittsburgh Team Walks to Fight Alzheimer’s
This past Saturday, team members from the Chaffin Luhana LLP Law Firm, along with their families, friends, and 4,000 other Pittsburgh area residents walked along the North Shore in an effort to fight Alzheimer’s Disease. Thank you to everyone who participated in this 2-mile walk to raise awareness for such an important and life-altering issue….
Chaffin Luhana Kennywood Contest
Win 4x Passes to Kennywood! To be eligible, comment on our Facebook post located on this page or on Facebook, and tell us your favorite Kennywood memory! The selected winner will win four (4) tickets to Kennywood Park. If you win, who are you bringing? Please read the complete contest guidelines here before entering.
5 Ways Social Media Can Hurt Your Car Accident Claim
We live in a different world today than we did even 10 or 20 years ago. Social media has changed how we communicate, and we’ve become a nation with bits and pieces of our lives showing up on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and more for the world to see. Most of the time, these new technological…
Chaffin Luhana Foundation Announces Winner of 2017-2018 Anti-Distracted Driving Scholarship Contest
The Chaffin Luhana Foundation is pleased to announce that Carson Kim is the winner of our annual Anti-Distracted Driving Scholarship. This scholarship honors a student working to fight distracted driving by awarding them a $2,000 Foundation scholarship to be applied toward their education. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reported that distracted driving claimed…
Chaffin Luhana Jamboree in the Hills VIP Contest
Win 2x Jamboree in the Hills (4 Day) VIP Passes! To be eligible, comment on our Facebook post located on this page or on Facebook, and tell us why you love living in the Ohio Valley in Summer! Our favorite response will win 2x VIP tickets for all 4 days. July 19-22. If you win,…
Chaffin Luhana Announces Certification of Class Action in Petersburgh PFOA Water Contamination Case
New York, New York—July 11, 2018—Chaffin Luhana LLP, a national plaintiffs-only law firm, is pleased to announce that New York Supreme Court County of Rensselaer Judge Patrick J. McGrath granted the Plaintiffs’ motion for class certification in their lawsuit against Defendant Tonoga Inc., d/b/a Taconic (Case/Index No: 253835.) The Plaintiffs allege that Taconic’s manufacturing facility…
What are Recoverable Damages in a Car Accident Lawsuit?
If you were involved in a car accident that left you seriously injured, you may be considering filing a lawsuit to help recover damages. But just exactly what are “damages,” and which ones may apply to you? What are Damages in a Car Accident Lawsuit? The term “damages” refers to monetary compensation that a plaintiff…
How Did Distracted Driving Month Get Started?
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) states that during daylight hours, about 660,000 drivers are using their cell phones while driving around the country. In 2015, over 3,400 people were killed in car crashes involving distracted drivers, while 391,000 were injured. Back in 2010, Congress passed a resolution to create a special month devoted…
What Happens When You File a Car Accident Lawsuit?
If you’re in a car accident and you suffer from serious injuries such as a traumatic brain injury (TBI), you may be entitled to seek compensation for your damages in a car accident lawsuit. If your case is successful, you could receive funds to help cover your medical expenses and to help you while you’re…