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Fisher-Price Rock ‘n Play Sleeper

What Should I Do If My Child Has Been Injured By a Fisher-Price Rock ‘n Play Sleeper?

April 10th, 2019

As reported deaths linked to Fisher-Price’s Rock ‘n Play Sleeper continue to mount, Fisher-Price has remained steadfast in its refusal to voluntarily recall its popular infant product, ignoring the clear suffocation risk it poses. In the latest twist regarding the sleeper’s troubled safety record, Consumer Reports posted a story about …

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How Are Construction Workers Most Likely to Get Hurt?

March 19th, 2019

In 2017, 5,147 Americans were killed on the job — an average of 14 deaths each day. Construction workers account for more than 20% of these fatalities. OSHA estimates that eliminating the Fatal Four jobsite hazards could save the lives of 508 workers each year and prevent countless construction-related injuries. The …

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Drug and Alcohol Deaths on College Campuses

March 14th, 2019

Can I Sue If My Child Dies from an Overdose in a Dorm? Where students of a university live in a campus dormitory in exchange for room and board payments, they are business invitees with a special relationship to the university. In this setting, the school …

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How Do Truck Drivers Stay Behind the Wheel with a Suspended License? Employer Notification Systems Would Save Lives

February 10th, 2019

In a Digital Era where technology provides instant access to information, there is shockingly very little being done in Pennsylvania — and across the country — to take dangerous commercial truck drivers off the road immediately after they lose their license or are otherwise disqualified …

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Cerebral Aneurysm

Cerebral Aneurysm: A Ticking Time Bomb That Can Be Defused

February 4th, 2019

For some medical conditions, like a cerebral aneurysm, early diagnosis and treatment are the key to a cure.  Feldman Shepherd medical malpractice attorneys have handled numerous cases in which there was an unreasonable delay on the part of a healthcare provider in recognizing and treating …

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Berks County PA

Wintry Weather Causes 2 Major Accidents: 41 Vehicles Involved, 27 Hurt in Berks County, Pennsylvania

January 31st, 2019

A snow squall causing whiteout conditions was the cause of a massive 25+ vehicle accident hitting the southbound lanes of U.S. Route 222 in Berks County, Pennsylvania. Given the number of people injured, the Berks County dispatchers declared this a “Level 2 Mass Casualty,” which means at least 25 …

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New Jersey’s Garden State Parkway Crash

Are You Safe Sharing the Road with Oil Tankers and Tractor-Trailers? 4 People Die in Violent Garden State Parkway Crash

December 27th, 2018

Police are investigating what caused the horrific early morning crash between a sedan and an oil tanker on New Jersey’s Garden State Parkway that killed four young men the day after Christmas. What’s known at this time from news reports is that at about 2:50 a.m., …

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Thanks for the Memories, Patty Lopresti. We’ll Miss You!

December 17th, 2018

On Dec. 31, Feldman Shepherd will be saying goodbye to the ultimate smile, face and voice of our firm when long-time secretary Patty Lopresti, who has been with the firm since its inception, leaves after more than 30 years of service to begin her retirement. While …

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Are You Safe Sharing the Road with Tractor-Trailers?

October 26th, 2018

2 More People Die in Violent I-78 Construction Zone Crash Once again a tractor-trailer plowed into slowed traffic in a construction zone, causing a chain-reaction crash with multiple fatalities. The latest accident occurred on Nov. 14 on I-78 in Windsor Township, Pennsylvania, when a tractor-trailer slammed …

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