The McClelland Law Group

What is a Defective Product Liability Claim?

The law requires manufacturers, distributors and retailers to ensure their products meet certain safety standards. Yet dangerous and defective products — from automobiles to children’s toys — still injure thousands of…more

| Products Liability

Medical Malpractice: Common Terms and Definitions

Medical malpractice lawsuits can seem overwhelming. In addition to managing the emotional and physical injuries, victims and their families often have to contend with a dizzying mix of medical and legal jargon. With this in…more

| Professional Malpractice

Maximizing Your Auto Accident Recovery

Have you ever heard stories of auto accident settlements ranging into the hundreds of thousands or even millions of dollars and wondered, “Where do these numbers come from?” Sure, accident victims can typically recover…more

| Personal Injury

How Can You Insure Yourself Against Uninsured Motorists?

Typically, after an auto accident you are expected to exchange insurance information with the other driver. But imagine one Sunday as you are driving home from brunch, another driver crashes into the side of your car as he…more

| Personal Injury

Redressing Medical Malpractice Injuries

When you head to a hospital, doctor’s office, or operating room, you expect to get flawless assistance from an expert in the field of healthcare. As medical patients, we are often quick to place complete trust in the hands of…more

| Personal Injury

Construction Injuries Deserve Full Compensation

Construction accidents happen in Pennsylvania every day. In the summer of 2013, for instance, a six-story building under construction on the campus of Temple University partially collapsed, severely injuring several construction…more

| Personal Injury

Antidepressant Use Can Be Dangerous for Pregnant Women

A recent lawsuit highlights the dangers many consumers contend accompany one of the most common antidepressants on the market: Zoloft. A Texas woman is suing in Pennsylvania federal court alleging that as a result of taking…more

| Personal Injury

Employer Liability in Auto Accidents

Sometimes, employers can be held liable for damage or injury caused by employees in auto accidents. Many employees use company cars or drive as a part of their employment responsibilities. If an employee is involved in an auto…more

| Personal Injury

When Tires Fly

When large semitrucks whiz by, the brief slipstream of air that accompanies their passage can create a moment of tension for any driver. But imagine an even scarier situation: as the truck passes you, its tires detach and come…more

| Personal Injury

Benevolent Gesture Law Doesn’t Bar Malpractice Suits

Sometimes an apology is all it takes to mend fences ? at least the state of Pennsylvania hopes this is the case for healthcare providers who own up to their negligent actions. Recently, Governor Tom Corbett signed Senate Bill…more

| Professional Malpractice

Sleepy Truck Drivers Create Hazards on the Road

Long-distance trucking can be a very dangerous business for drivers and passengers in nearby vehicles. Trucker Andrew Bokelman recently learned this lesson firsthand in a most tragic way. In November 2013, Bokelman was indicted…more

| Personal Injury

Nursing Home Negligence Is on the Rise

When you placed your loved one in a nursing home, you probably did so because you felt it was the safest place. If you are like most people, you probably did some research, visited numerous nursing homes and made the best…more

| Personal Injury

Auto Accident Compensation

If you have been in an auto accident that was not your fault, you are likely aware of the drastic physical, mental and financial consequences an auto accident can cause. Auto accident losses can also extend to your car and other…more

| Personal Injury

Defective Auto Parts: When the Fault Is in Your Vehicle

A Philadelphia jury recently returned a verdict of $15 million in an automobile products liability case against Central City Toyota. The lawsuit alleged that the plaintiff, a physician, was injured when the ball joint of a…more

| Personal Injury

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