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Welcome to our Blog! Here you will find interesting articles about Philadelphia, and of course our practice area of slip, trip, and falls. Check back regularly during the month for our latest articles. Also see posts By Keith Kofsky on Google+

Increasing Worker Knowledge About Slip, Trip, & Falls

As a general rule, construction companies want to increase workplace safety while decreasing construction accidents. Until recently, safety training was usually very generic and focused on important topics but in very general ways. There has been a recent focus on slip, trip, and fall accidents in construction workplaces and the study of motion, of the [...]

By |September 17th, 2018|Categories: Slip & Fall At Work|0 Comments

Compensation After a Slip and Fall in a Hotel

Vacations are usually fun. It is a time to move away from the routine pressure of life, visit new and exciting sites or relax by the pool at a hotel. You usually expect to be safe when enjoying a hotel, whether you are there for business or even pleasure. Unfortunately, a slip and fall accident [...]

By |August 30th, 2018|Categories: Slip & Fall|0 Comments

When Places Of Healing Hurt

When people go to the hospital or put loved ones into assisted living facilities, the last thing they would expect would be to facing a slip and fall incident. Even in a medical facility that is run by experts and has many different rules put in place to prevent accidents, things can happen. If you [...]

By |August 23rd, 2018|Categories: Slip & Fall|0 Comments

Staying Safe From Water-Related Slip and Fall Accidents This Summer

It’s the dog days of summer. With temperatures reaching their highest peaks of the year, it’s important to stay cool. Fortunately, the Philadelphia area offers a variety of water-related activities that are great for cooling off from the sweltering heat and humidity of mid to late summer in the city. Whether you’re going to a [...]

By |July 19th, 2018|Categories: Slip & Fall|0 Comments

Former NFL Star Reggie Bush Awarded $12.5 Million In Slip and Fall Lawsuit

In a case that could have future implications for professional athlete injuries, former NFL star running back Reggie Bush was awarded $12.5 million in damages over a slip and fall injury that occurred during a game in 2015. After returning a punt, Bush’s momentum carried him off the field. He continued running until he slipped [...]

By |July 11th, 2018|Categories: Slip & Fall|0 Comments

Is Your Workplace Safeguarded From Preventable Fall Hazards?

Workplace safety should be something that’s strived for constantly. Part of being a responsible business owner is making sure that your employees and customers are always safe and that your business is free of preventable hazards which could lead to serious accidents and injuries. Even if your workplace already has a safety plan in place, [...]

By |June 21st, 2018|Categories: Slip & Fall At Work|0 Comments

Can Prison Inmates File Personal Injury Lawsuits For Slip and Fall Accidents?

A convicted Colombo family mobster has recently made headlines from prison. This time, he’s not the defendant in a criminal trial, but the plaintiff in a civil case stemming from a slip and fall accident that occurred while he was awaiting sentencing at the Metropolitan Detention Center in Brooklyn. Thomas Gioeli, also known by the [...]

By |June 7th, 2018|Categories: Slip & Fall, Uncategorized|0 Comments

How Long Does It Take To Resolve A Slip And Fall Lawsuit In Pennsylvania?

If you’ve recently been injured after slipping and falling on someone else’s property, such as a home, business, school, hospital, or anywhere else, you may be wondering about your legal rights. Accidents happen, but sometimes they only happen because of negligence. When a dangerous condition ends up causing an accident with serious injuries, the victims [...]

By |May 30th, 2018|Categories: Slip & Fall|0 Comments

Are Schools Liable For Student Slip And Fall Injuries?

According to the Centers for Disease Control, about 9.2 million children visit emergency rooms each year for unintentional injuries. Since our children spend the bulk of their days at school, this means our schools are common locations for child injuries. It’s important for administrators and staff to make sure their schools are safe environments and [...]

By |May 14th, 2018|Categories: Slip & Fall|0 Comments

NYC Men Charged In Slip And Fall Scam

From 2013 to 2018, the patients of a former New York City chiropractor would have never suspected that he was masterminding a slip and fall accident scam that would total almost $31 million in claims. But that is exactly what happened, and there was plenty of shock to go around when the doctor was arrested [...]

By |April 30th, 2018|Categories: Slip & Fall|0 Comments