home

Underinsurance Coverage

            Carol and Dave had just finished a wonderful dinner in Hawley and were traveling on Route 590 back to their home in the Hamlin area. Jim and Sue, who had accompanied Carol and Dave for dinner, were in the back seat. It was approximately 9:30 PM. It was...

Workers Compensation Jurisdiction

              Tony was hired to work at the natural gas extraction sites In Pennsylvania at his home in Texas. When Tony signed the employment agreement, he stated that he would submit any Workers\’ Compensation case to the state of Texas since his employer was...

Nursing Home Choking Deaths Are Preventable

If your loved one has difficulty swallowing or chewing her food as a nursing home resident, be sure to have the staff care plan for those problems. Attorneys Sean McDonough and Pat Dougherty of The DLP law firm assist families whose loved ones have sustained injury or...

Nursing Home Falls A Serious Problem

According to the Center For Disease Control, about 1800 people living in nursing homes die each year from falls. About 10% to 20% of nursing home falls cause serious injuries; 2% to 6% cause fractures. The attorneys at DLP assist those who have suffered serious...

Nursing Home Industry and Health Benefits?

Reports indicate that the Nursing Home Industry is questioning the requirements that mandate health insurance for employees.  Cost is the primary consideration and the industry is seeking protective legislation. The lawyers at DLP will monitor this issue since it may...