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WDVE, Merril Hoge Thank Rosen & Perry for Their Charitable Donation

102.5 WDVE, part of the Steelers Radio Network, helped to announce and celebrate Rosen & Perry’s donation efforts during the 2020 NFL Season. The announcement opens with Merril Hoge, former Pittsburgh Steeler, explaining one of the many reasons Rosen & Perry are known as “The Caring Lawyers.” In this instance, it’s because Rosen & Perry …

Pennsylvania Supreme Court Upholds Decision in Favor of Family of Victim in Medical Malpractice Case

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruled that mental health professionals have a duty to warn of threats made by patients, even if they are made against an unspecified person. This ruling upheld a previous 2018 Superior Court decision that the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) Presbyterian Shadyside, the Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, as well …

Attorney Jon Perry and Pennies from Heaven Charity Work to Keep Families Together During Hospital Stays

Attorney Jon R. Perry and his wife, Joni, know of the hardships associated with a child having an extended hospital stay. When their son, Trevor, was 2 ½ years old, he was diagnosed with acute lymphocytic leukemia. While no cancer diagnosis is a desirable one, this form of leukemia was treatable. At the end of …

Jon Perry Argues Before Pennsylvania Supreme Court for Victim’s Family in Medical Malpractice Case

On October 16, 2019, Jon Perry argued before the Pennsylvania Supreme Court on behalf of the family of Lisa Maas, a woman who was attacked and killed by a UPMC psychiatric patient. Laura Maas, mother of the victim, consulted Rosen & Perry following this horrible tragedy. Pennsylvania law has long provided near blanket immunity to …

NTSB finally has access to limo that caused death of 20

The 2018 crash of a 2001 Ford Excursion stretch limousine in upstate New York was a tragedy of epic proportions. The driver lost control of the vehicle when it went down a hill and through a stop sign and crashed through a parking lot and hit an embankment. The deadliest motor vehicle accident in the …

Injuries involving hazardous chemicals at home or work

Those injured on the job typically will file for workers’ compensation. However, they may need to go a step further and contemplate further legal action with a personal injury lawsuit, which is the first course of action if the victim was not working at the time. Personal injury with chemicals often involves product defects or …

Motor vehicle injury and fatalities down slightly

The National Safety Council (NSC) recently posted findings for motor vehicle-related injuries in 2018. The total fatalities were 40,000, which is an overall decrease by one percent from revised 2017 estimates. This estimate is down two percent from 2016. That measures to 12.19 deaths per 100,000 people and 1.24 deaths per million miles travelled. The …

What is a traumatic brain injury and what are the symptoms?

A traumatic brain injury can impact a victim for the rest of their life. This is a difficult situation to handle because there is likely nothing that could have prepared them for this. Many people don’t realize exactly what constitutes a TBI, so finding out some important points is imperative for anyone who is interested …

3 types of distractions drivers might face

Distracted driving is a serious problem that puts innocent people in danger of suffering serious injuries or death. These accidents are all preventable. Drivers need to pay attention to what is going on so they can make decisions based on safety. There are many ways that distractions can keep a driver from being able to …