Philadelphia Injury Lawyer Blog

The Pearce Law Firm, including well-known Philadelphia injury lawyer Edith Pearce, is dedicated to the personal care of each individual case. We believe in educating our potential clients on the variety of cases being filed in the state of Pennsylvania and New Jersey. The blog posts below feature accidents and events that may lead to potential law suits. Whether you need a personal injury lawyer to represent you due to car or truck accidents, slip and fall accidents, construction accidents, dog bites, or head injuries, The Pearce Law Firm works on your behalf to provide you the compensation you deserve.

Archive for June 2012

Sexual Harassment Allegations Taking Center Stage in Prominent Philadelphia Lawsuit

June 19, 2012

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As a Philadelphia personal injury lawyer who also deals with sexual harassment cases, Edith A Pearce has found recent developments in the case between the Philadelphia Housing Authority and former chief Carl R. Greene to be quite interesting. As part of this lawsuit, the fact that Greene has paid off three women for sexual harassment claims is becoming relevant in the defamation lawsuit he has filed against the PHA.

Initially, one of the women, Carolyn Griffith, was willing to testify in ...

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Posted in: Employment Law

Collapsed Building in New York Kills 1, Injures 2

June 19, 2012

New Yorkers held their breath when a building collapse in Harlem killed one worker and seriously injured two others. It took firefighters 45 minutes to recover King Range, 60, who was trapped under a half-ton slab of concrete.

Edith Pearce, esquire can help provide compensation for the families of people injured in such accidents. Unfortunately, companies like Breeze National, who was the demolition contractor involved in the accident, all too often have faulty safety records.

Breeze National, based in Brooklyn, was hired ...

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Posted in: Uncategorized

New Law to Impact Pennsylvania Drivers

June 6, 2012

Pennsylvania lawmakers in Harrisburg recently enacted a “no texting while driving” ban, but critics say the legislation lacks any teeth for enforcement. These critics believe that broader legislation could have been enacted to make Pennsylvania a “hands-free” state regarding cell phones.

As a Pearce Law Firm attorney, I have litigated many cases based on a driver’s condition or negligence. Experts consider driving while distracted to be just as dangerous as driving while intoxicated. Many states have banned cell phone usage without ...

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Posted in: Car Accidents